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1972
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Entertainment is, in fact, an activity, a form of work and also a form of ritual that is as important as the basic activities of hunting and gathering. The daily singing and dancing provide the order and cohesion that enables the Mbuti to live in peace with each other and with their neighbors and enables them to enjoy the fruits of their other lab...

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1972
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EEPA.1973-001
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Entertainment is, in fact, an activity, a form of work and also a form of ritual that is as important as the basic activities of hunting and gathering. The daily singing and dancing provide the order and cohesion that enables the Mbuti to live in peace with each other and with their neighbors and enables them to enjoy the fruits of their other lab...

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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The importance of women in the subsistence economy of the Mbuti and Efe is often overlooked. Hunting is an unpredictable source of food. In contrast, plant food, within the rain-forest, is generally more abundant and usually provides more calories to the diet than animal food. Woman the gatherer, therefore, contributes more to her families food su...

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1972
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Relations between the Mbuti and the Bantu and Sudanese farming communities rely on a subtle balance of pillage and bartering forest products against those of the fields. In certain regions, the demand for forest game provided by the Mbuti has been so great that it has been almost totally depleted. These Mbuti will soon be reduced to becoming settl...

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1972
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Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Relations between the Mbuti and the Bantu and Sudanese farming communities rely on a subtle balance of pillage and bartering forest products against those of the fields. In certain regions, the demand for forest game provided by the Mbuti has been so great that it has been almost totally depleted. These Mbuti will soon be reduced to becoming settl...

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Creators:
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1972
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Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Relations between the Mbuti and the Bantu and Sudanese farming communities rely on a subtle balance of pillage and bartering forest products against those of the fields. In certain regions, the demand for forest game provided by the Mbuti has been so great that it has been almost totally depleted. These Mbuti will soon be reduced to becoming settl...

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1972
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Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Net making was probably adopted from Bantu farmers; nets are made from the tough skin of a forest vine called 'Sowdi' or 'Nkusa'. The nets are about 3ft high and 30-100 meters long. By linking nets together the trap can be upto 1km in length." [Wilkie, D. S., 1988: Hunters and Farmers of the African Forest. University of California Press, Berkeley...

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Creators:
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1972
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Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Net making was probably adopted from Bantu farmers; nets are made from the tough skin of a forest vine called 'Sowdi' or 'Nkusa'. The nets are about 3ft high and 30-100 meters long. By linking nets together the trap can be upto 1km in length." [Wilkie, D. S., 1988: Hunters and Farmers of the African Forest. University of California Press, Berkeley...

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Creators:
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Dates:
1972
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1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Net making was probably adopted from Bantu farmers; nets are made from the tough skin of a forest vine called 'Sowdi' or 'Nkusa'. The nets are about 3ft high and 30-100 meters long. By linking nets together the trap can be upto 1km in length." [Wilkie, D. S., 1988: Hunters and Farmers of the African Forest. University of California Press, Berkeley...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1972
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Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Net making was probably adopted from Bantu farmers; nets are made from the tough skin of a forest vine called 'Sowdi' or 'Nkusa'. The nets are about 3ft high and 30-100 meters long. By linking nets together the trap can be upto 1km in length." [Wilkie, D. S., 1988: Hunters and Farmers of the African Forest. University of California Press, Berkeley...

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