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Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
December 1932
Level:
file
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

Office containing table with drawing and books on top of it and boxes under it, chairs, large drawings cabinet and a pile of metal cylinders. Ink on negative: caption. No edge imprint.

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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, "Second funeral or memorial, known in English at Afikpo as the cow funeral, for a deceased woman, done by a man, Oko Amaka for his mother. He killed two cows. This is the second day, when he killed the second cow. Amaobolobo Village. Musicians at the cow funeral coming to receive their share of the cow meat and a present from ...

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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, "Second funeral or memorial, known in English at Afikpo as the cow funeral, for a deceased woman, done by a man, Oko Amaka for his mother. He killed two cows. This is the second day, when he killed the second cow. Amaobolobo Village. Men being feasted, including Tom, the brother of my carver, Chukwu Okoro. Other men inside the...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1959-1960
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 he was conducting field research at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from September 1959 to December 1960.

Original caption reads, "Trip down (southward) the Cross River by wooden canoe to Abayong area and market, on the east side of the river, with my former wife Phoebe, and field assistant Tom Ibe from Afikpo. The Abayong are a non-Igbo Cross River peoples. Abayong beach. Traders arriving in the morning." [Ottenberg field research notes, September 195...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1959-1960
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 September 1959 to December 1960.

Original title reads, "Male whipping contests in Mgbom Village square, associated with ikwum initiation form. Contest between Mgbom and Amuro villages at Mgbom. Females not allowed to see. Teams running and shouting around in usual disorder and palaver of the day. More argument and palaver as to who is to whip. My field assistant, Tom Ibe in center...

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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, "Second funeral or memorial, known in English at Afikpo as the cow funeral, for a deceased woman, done by a man, Oko Amaka for his mother. He killed two cows. This is the second day, when he killed the second cow. Amaobolobo Village. Musicians at the cow funeral coming to receive their share of the cow meat and a present from ...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1959-1960
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 September 1959 to December 1960.

Original caption reads, "Women bringing the girl Ugweme Agbe to her husband in marriage. Both are from Ezi Item compound, Mgbom Village. Though both are from the same compound they come into Amebo ward square to parade anyway. Girl marrying is naked except for waist's bead's, was hidden from me because did not want her photo taken that way as white...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1959-1960
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 September 1959 to December 1960.

Original title reads, "Vistas of Number Two Village. Petrol station, and Mr. Idume's store, and sellers. In 1951-53 there was no petrol station at Afikpo, we had to gain access to government supplies." [Ottenberg field research notes, September 1959-December 1960, Part I].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1959-1960
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 September 1959 to December 1960.

Original title reads, "Goat killed inside entrance to Ezi Agbo compound, Mgbom Village, by a Yoruba man from Ilesha to celebrate birth of a child, born a long time ago away from home. There are a few Yoruba men and women at Afikpo, several in government service." [Ottenberg field research notes, September 1959-December 1960, Part I].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1959-1960
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 he was conducting field research at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from September 1959 to December 1960.

Original caption reads, "Trip down (southward) the Cross River by wooden canoe to Abayong area and market, on the east side of the river, with my former wife Phoebe, and field assistant Tom Ibe from Afikpo. The Abayong are a non-Igbo Cross River peoples. Tom Ibe poling. the river is low as this is the dry season. Women from Anohia Village, Afikpo g...

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