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Dates:
1969-1995, undated
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file
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(2 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.lawrjaco
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
McGrath, Dorn C., Jr.
Anacostia Coordinating Council
George Washington University
Dates:
1981
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col., 2 x 2 in.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-059
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This image provides a view of Washington D.C. from Anacostia, the Washington Monument and various buildings are visible in the background, grass and trees can be seen in the foreground, created in 1981 the image was used to inform a planning survey of the Anacostia area.

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Creators:
McGrath, Dorn C., Jr.
Anacostia Coordinating Council
George Washington University
Dates:
1981
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col., 2 x 2 in.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-059
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This image provides a view of Washington D.C. from Anacostia, grass and trees occupy the foreground of the image, while buildings including the Capitol Building are visible in the background, created in 1981 the image was used to inform a planning survey of the Anacostia area.

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Creators:
McGrath, Dorn C., Jr.
Anacostia Coordinating Council
George Washington University
Dates:
1981
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col., 2 x 2 in.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-059
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This image provides a view of Washington D.C. from Anacostia, the Capitol Building is visible in the background, created in 1981 the image was used to inform a planning survey of the Anacostia area.

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Creators:
McGrath, Dorn C., Jr.
Anacostia Coordinating Council
George Washington University
Dates:
1981
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col., 2 x 2 in.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-059
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This image provides a view of Washington D.C. from Anacostia, created in 1981 the image was used to inform a planning survey of the Anacostia area.

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Dates:
1961
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file
Collection ID:
AAA.hofmhans
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1951-1954
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.feitlors
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1951-1953
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2000-007
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from December 1951 to March 1953.

Original title reads, "Okumkpa masquerade play, Amorie Village square. The masqueraders are from Amorie Village. The name of the mask is also the name for the entire dress. Another photo of the seated players." [Ottenberg field research notes, O Series, December 1951-March 1953].

"Okumpka, the most elaborate masquerade found at Afikpo Village-Group, is the most popular and well attended Afikpo masked ritual. It consists of a series of skits, songs, and dances presented by masked players in the main common of a village during of an afternoon or evening. The play is closely associated with the village secret society; all play...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1951-1953
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2000-007
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from December 1951 to March 1953.

Original title reads, "Farmland scenes, lowland land with new yam heaps for planting yams, built up into the large mounds charasteristic of Afikpo and eastern Igbo. Second year this land is being used." [Ottenberg field research notes, O Series, December 1951-March 1953].

"For the farming groups at Afikpo, yams, the principal crop, are grown almost exclusively by men, while females raise cassava, coco yam, corn, and many other forms of vegetables. The work is hard, for Afikpo is not a rich farming area, with its sandy soil and sandstone ridges. Farming activities depend upon a four-day week. Orie is a farm day. The ...

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