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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Lang wrote in his field notes that the 'famous stools (nobarra), carved from a single piece of wood, used by the Mangbetu women were made by special artists who enjoy a wide reputation. These stools accompany their owners (women only), on their visits and voyages and wherever they go. Important chiefs' women have a special woman to carry the stool...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The photograph depicts Chief Mogendo's court musicians and dancers. "The Mangbetu continue the tradition of the court orchestra with the same kinds of instruments played early in the century. Here the orchestra, including slit drums standing on legs or pads (nekpokpo, also called talking drums), rattles (nangbara), and a double iron bell (nengbongb...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The photograph depicts Chief Mogendo's court orchestra. "The Mangbetu continue the tradition of the court orchestra with the same kinds of instruments played early in the century. Here the orchestra, including conical skin drums (nabita), large flat slit drum (nemandru), slit drums standing on legs or pads (nekpokpo, also called talking drums), and...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The photograph depicts Chief Mogendo's court musicians and dancers. "The Mangbetu continue the tradition of the court orchestra with the same kinds of instruments played early in the century. Here the orchestra, including slit drums standing on legs or pads (nekpokpo, also called talking drums), rattles (nangbara), and a double iron bell (nengbongb...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Lang wrote in his field notes that the 'famous stools (nobarra), carved from a single piece of wood, used by the Mangbetu women were made by special artists who enjoy a wide reputation. These stools accompany their owners (women only), on their visits and voyages and wherever they go. Important chiefs' women have a special woman to carry the stool...

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
1960 May
March 1956
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 4" x 5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.06
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
November 1957
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

[Martin Luther King, Jr. shaking hands with a woman in the Howard University chapel.] No ink on negative. No Scurlock number. "Kodak -- Safety Film" edge imprint.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
November 1957
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

No ink on negative. Martin Luther King, Jr., looking out on the congregation from the lectern at the Howard University chapel, from the back. "Kodak--Safety Film" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1942
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Ink on negative: "J Mrs. Jospehine Morton Medical Library 1942". Josephine Morton in a medical library. "DEFENDER SAFETY" edge imprint.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1942
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Ink on negative: "J Mrs. Jospehine Morton (Medical Library) 1942". Josephine Morton in a medical library. "DEFENDER SAFETY" edge imprint.

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