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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:
1971
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Westinghouse Film and traveled to Africa from October 26, 1970 to end of March 1971.

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Creators:
Houlberg, Marilyn
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col., 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads,"R8-3, Egungun at Otu - Carved by Akano in Isalu, Iseyin. Monkey and male and female."

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Creators:
Turner, Lorenzo Dow, 1890-1972
Dates:
1951
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic negative , b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-017
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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Turner, Lorenzo Dow, 1890-1972
Dates:
1951
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic negative , b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-017
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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Creators:
Drewal, Henry John
Dates:
1971
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1992-028
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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Creators:
Drewal, Henry John
Dates:
1971
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1992-028
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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Creators:
Drewal, Henry John
Dates:
1971
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1992-028
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art