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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1965
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1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The dominant appearance of the Step Pyramid inside the complex of Djoser is designed to denote the divine position of the dead king. The different structures inside represent a selection of units that were essential for the existence of the king in the afterlife: the south tomb and its mortuary chapel, the Hed-Sed chapels and temple 'T', the mortu...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1965
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1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The dominant appearance of the Step Pyramid inside the complex of Djoser is designed to denote the divine position of the dead king. The different structures inside represent a selection of units that were essential for the existence of the king in the afterlife: the south tomb and its mortuary chapel, the Hed-Sed chapels and temple 'T', the mortu...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1965
Level:
item
Size:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The dominant appearance of the Step Pyramid inside the complex of Djoser is designed to denote the divine position of the dead king. The different structures inside represent a selection of units that were essential for the existence of the king in the afterlife: the south tomb and its mortuary chapel, the Hed-Sed chapels and temple 'T', the mortu...

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Creators:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1947
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Size:
1 Negative ((silver gelatin)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Sotho Men With Wood, 1947. Photographic image of Sotho men holding a long block of wood over their shoulder. There are several men walking beside them. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1947.

The following original caption (found in her notes) related to this image is by Constance Stuart Larrabee: "When a new paramount chief is sworn in or a new high Commissioner of His Majesty's government pays them a visit, the men gather at a 'Pitso.' This is a gathering of men only. Here with the Maluti Mountains in the distance and their faithful p...

There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print for reference purposes.

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Creators:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negative ((silver gelatin)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
1 Photographic print ((vintage print)., b&w, 4 x 6 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Sotho Men Eating, 1947. Photographic image of four Sotho men squatting on the ground and eating. There is raw meat on the ground near them and a pot. There are several men standing in the background. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1947.

The following original caption (found in her notes) related to this image is by Constance Stuart Larrabee: "When a new paramount chief is sworn in or a new high Commissioner of His Maejesty's government pays them a visit, the men gather at a 'Pitso.' This is a gathering of men only. Here with the Maluti mountains in the distance and their faithful ...

There is one 4x6 in. black and white vintage print of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA also produced an 8x10 study print for reference purposes.

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Creators:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negative ((silver gelatin)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
1 Photographic print ((vintage print)., b&w, 4 x 6 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Sotho Men Preparing Food, 1947. Photographic image of two Sotho men. They are both holding the lids over two respective pots of food cooking. Both of them are smoking pipes. There are several men standing in the background. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1947.

The following original caption (found in her notes) related to this image is by Constance Stuart Larrabee: "When a new paramount chief is sworn in or a new high Commissioner of His Majesty's government pays them a visit, the men gather at a 'Pitso.' This is a gathering of men only. Here with the Maluti Mountains in the distance and their faithful p...

There is one 4 x 6 in. black and white print of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print for reference purposes.

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Creators:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negative ((silver gelatin)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Sotho Men Preparing Food, 1947. Photographic image of food cooking in a pot. There is a stick being held above it used to stir. There are men behind the pot. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1947.

The following original caption (found in her notes) related to this image is by Constance Stuart Larrabee: "When a new paramount chief is sworn in or a new high Commissioner of His Majesty's government pays them a visit, the men gather at a 'Pitso.' This is a gathering of men only. Here with the Maluti Mountains in the distance and their faithful p...

There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print for reference purposes.

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Creators:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negative ((silver gelatin)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
1 Photographic print ((vintage print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Sotho People at Trading Store, 1947. Photographic image of several people, with their backs facing the camera, standing near a counter in a trading store. Behind the counter a man is standing and looking in the direction of the camera. There is also another person behind the counter leaning on it. There are shelves of canned foods, blankets, and ot...

There are three 8x10 black and white vintage prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA also produced an 8x10 study print for reference purposes.

This photograph was also published in "Natural History, September 1950, p. 316

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Creators:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negative ((silver gelatin)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
1 Photographic print ((fiber-based print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Area Between Sotho Homesteads, 1947. Photographic image of an area between a stone homestead on the left and a clay homestead on the right. There are two large bundles of long reeds leaning against the wall of the homestead on the left. There are rocks and old reeds in a pile to the left. A pig is roaming around the area. In the background is a whi...

Thereare two 8x10 black and white fiber-based prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print for reference purposes.

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Creators:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negative ((silver gelatin)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
1 Photographic print ((fiber-based print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
1 Photographic print ((vintage print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Basuto (Lesotho) Family, 1947." Original caption by Constance Stuart Larrabee. Photographic image of a Sotho woman sitting on a step in front of her homestead. Her husband is standing in the window of the home. Her child is sitting next to her. The child is wearing a beaded loincloth. On the ground in front of the woman are large rocks used to gri...

"Kaffir" Beer Making: During the summer months (October to April) fields of kaffir corn are grown. The corn is picked when it is ripe at the end of April. This corn is used as porridge, but it is mainly used for "Kaffir beer." This is a potent home-made beer that is a common drink among the Sotho people as well as other ethnic groups in South Afric...

This photograph was also published in Constance Stuart Larrabee's book "Constance Stuart Larrabee: Time Exposure." (Yale Center for British Art: New Haven, CT, 1995.)

There are three 8x10 black and white fiber-based prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. There are also four 8x10 black and white vintage prints. EEPA produced also an 8x10 study print for reference purposes.

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