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Creators:
A.D.I.A.
Dates:
[ca. 1905]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., monochrome, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Picture postcard printed by Imprimerie A.D.I.A. - 55, ch. de St-Roch - Nice.

Printed text on recto reads: "8047 - Un Marabout dans extrême Sud Algérien." Translated caption reads: [A Marabout in the farthest south of Algeria.]Woman wearing a long gown, held by carved fasteners, sash around her head, and holding a jar in her left hand. Palm trees in the background.

Printed text on verso reads: "Impr. A.D.I.A. - 55, ch. de St-Roch - NICE-."

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Creators:
Collection Idéale P.S.
Dates:
[ca. 1912]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Picture postcard printed by Collection Idéale P.S.; series 405.

Printed text on recto reads: "405. ALGÉRIE - Femme Arabe du Sud." Translated caption reads: [ALGERIA - Arab woman from the South.] Profile of a woman wearing a headband and veil on her head. Large hooped earings.

Additional printed text on recto reads: "Collection Idéale P.S."

Manuscript on verso reads: "Oran. 25.2.12- Chère Madame - Que devenez-vous ? Il y a longtemps que je n'ai eu de vos nouvelles, si vous avez un moment écrivez-moi ? Avez-vous reçu vos cadeaux ? Vous n'en avez jamais parlé ? Nous avons un temps splendide pas d'hiver du tout ! Je pense que vous êtes en bonne santé tous - Bons baisers à tous. A vous tt...

Condition note: Pencil marks, red ink marks and fingerprint on recto.

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Creators:
Geiser, Jean
Dates:
[ca. 1908]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed text on recto reads: "319 Femme de l'Extrême-Sud Algérien." Translated caption reads: [Woman from the farthest South of Algeria.] Young woman with sash around her head, wearing a striped gown attached with fasteners to her coat, coral necklaces around her neck, large hooped earings.

Additional printed text on recto reads: "J. Geiser, Alger." Postmarked stamp on recto, postmark not legible.

Verso addressed to: "Mlle Suzanne Bonnet - Hôtel de l'Oasis - Boulevard de la République - ALGER." Postmark on verso reads: "Birm...3-10 / 08 / Alger."

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1947
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 photograph depicts stern wheeler Melik going south to Juba from Malakal in the Upper Nile region (now, A`ali an-Nil region). This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.

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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, "Rice growing swamp, Akaeze Village-Group, west of Afikpo, along the Afikpo-Afikpo Road motor road. Afikpo Road is a small settlement at the north-south railway some 30 miles west of Afikpo. Flower and plant called okpoto iyi. Not for food. Women sing, " Flower cannot dive inside the water, it will flow in the water." [Otten...

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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

Tombouctou (Timbuktu) is populated by Songhay, Tuareg, Fulani, and Moorish people, and is about 15km north of the River Niger. It is also at the intersection of an east-west and a north-south Trans-Saharan trade across the Sahara to Araouane. It was important historically (and still is today) as an entrepot for rock-salt from Taoudenni. Its geograp...

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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, "Rice growing swamp, Akaeze Village-Group, west of Afikpo, along the Afikpo-Afikpo Road motor road. Afikpo Road is a small settlement at the north-south railway some 30 miles west of Afikpo. Flower and plant called okpoto iyi. Not for food. Women sing, " Flower cannot dive inside the water, it will flow in the water." [Otten...

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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 on his way to conduct field research at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from September 1959 to December 1960.

Original caption reads, "Small raw cassava (manioc) market at Unwana Village Group south of Afikpo. Mainly afikpo women there, buying and peeling. These women traders are called nkworodi (because of husband), meaning they don't rely on their husband." [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, "Beach opposite (east of) Unwana Village Group (Igbo) south of Afikpo, with fishing and trading canoes. Probably Nkumeru people." [Ottenberg field research notes, September 1959-December 1960, Part II].

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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, "Scenes in Abakaliki Town. Looking south from William Oko's house. Typical Abakaliki homes of 1960." [Ottenberg field research notes, September 1959-December 1960, Part I].

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