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Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
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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 and dancers. "One of the most prominent features of Mangbetu court music is its formal organization. The musicians and dancers of the court orchestra are an integral part of the court. As elsewhere in Africa, there is no word for music alone. Each dance can be immediately recognized by its char...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
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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 and dancers. "One of the most prominent features of Mangbetu court music is its formal organization. The musicians and dancers of the court orchestra are an integral part of the court. As elsewhere in Africa, there is no word for music alone. Each dance can be immediately recognized by its char...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
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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 and dancers. "One of the most prominent features of Mangbetu court music is its formal organization. The musicians and dancers of the court orchestra are an integral part of the court. As elsewhere in Africa, there is no word for music alone. Each dance can be immediately recognized by its char...

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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 and dancers. "One of the most prominent features of Mangbetu court music is its formal organization. The musicians and dancers of the court orchestra are an integral part of the court. As elsewhere in Africa, there is no word for music alone. Each dance can be immediately recognized by its char...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
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Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, from February, 16, 1988 through March 04, 1988.

Original title reads, "At Bafodea Town. The weaver Pa Modi of Bafodea Town has made a blanket using cotton warp but weft from second-hand wool sweaters. This is not the first one that he has made. It introduces quite a different color scheme than was traditionally done, particularly red, orange and yellow colors. He has made one blanket to shade hi...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
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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 and dancers. "One of the most prominent features of Mangbetu court music is its formal organization. The musicians and dancers of the court orchestra are an integral part of the court. As elsewhere in Africa, there is no word for music alone. Each dance can be immediately recognized by its char...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
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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 and dancers. "One of the most prominent features of Mangbetu court music is its formal organization. The musicians and dancers of the court orchestra are an integral part of the court. As elsewhere in Africa, there is no word for music alone. Each dance can be immediately recognized by its char...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
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Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, from February, 16, 1988 through March 04, 1988.

Original title reads, "View of the hills in the lovely valley in which Bafodea Town is situation, good for both wet and dry rice planting and growing groundnuts (peanuts)." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, February 1988-March 1988].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
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Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, from February, 16, 1988 through March 04, 1988.

Original title reads, "Stamped and dyed European cloth by Dunto, drying outside of his home. The designs look the same as in my1978-1980 research." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, February 1988-March 1988].

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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 and dancers. "One of the most prominent features of Mangbetu court music is its formal organization. The musicians and dancers of the court orchestra are an integral part of the court. As elsewhere in Africa, there is no word for music alone. Each dance can be immediately recognized by its char...

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