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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1959-1960
Level:
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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 title reads, "Women crushing palm kernels in holes in rocks at Mgbom Village crushing ground, south of the village, along the road to Unwana Village-Group, further south. Second and third wife of the carver Chukwu Okoro from Mgbom Village, and Idumoke's daughter." [Ottenberg field research notes, September 1959-December 1960, Part I].

"The village, or sometimes several village wards together, possesses a palm-kernel crushing area of sandstone into which deep holes have been ground by the work of freeing the oil from the kernels. It is often located in ebo or osoho land." [Ottenberg S., 1971: Leadership and Authority in an African Society; the Afikpo Village-Group. University of ...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1959-1960
Level:
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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 title reads, "Women crushing palm kernels in holes in rocks at Mgbom Village crushing ground, south of the village, along the road to Unwana Village-Group, further south. Second and third wife of the carver Chukwu Okoro from Mgbom Village, and Idumoke's daughter. Chukwu's first wife as well. Ordinarily they do not wear top cloths for this ...

"The village, or sometimes several village wards together, possesses a palm-kernel crushing area of sandstone into which deep holes have been ground by the work of freeing the oil from the kernels. It is often located in ebo or osoho land." [Ottenberg S., 1971: Leadership and Authority in an African Society; the Afikpo Village-Group. University of ...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1959-1960
Level:
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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, "Loading yams at Ndibe Beach. They came there from further north by lorry, and will go south on the Cross River by canoe." [Ottenberg field research notes, September 1959-December 1960, Part I].

"The Afikpo fishermen spend many months on the river, moving northeast to the border of Cameroun and as far south as the coastal city of Calabar. The Afikpo are very much a trading people. Because they are one of the few Igbo peoples actually living on the river, they are a central point in the redistribution of goods for the region." [Ottenberg S....

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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, "Loading yams at Ndibe Beach. They came there from further north by lorry, and will go south on the Cross River by canoe." [Ottenberg field research notes, September 1959-December 1960, Part I].

"The Afikpo fishermen spend many months on the river, moving northeast to the border of Cameroun and as far south as the coastal city of Calabar. The Afikpo are very much a trading people. Because they are one of the few Igbo peoples actually living on the river, they are a central point in the redistribution of goods for the region." [Ottenberg S....

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Creators:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1941
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.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Young Sotho Goat Herder, 1941. Photographic image of a Sotho boy standing with his herd of goats. He is holding a blanket around him and is also wearing a traditional handwoven Lesotho hat made of grass. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1941.

The following caption is from an article in "Natural History" (September, 1950) in which this photograph was printed: "Summer and winter the Basuto [Sotho] wears his characteristic blanket of gay and varied design and color. Before the days of traderes, skin clothing and (in cold weather) a simple undecorated cloak sufficed. Today the Basuto [Lesot...

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

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Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1941
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

Young Sotho Goat Herder, 1941. Photographic image of a Sotho boy standing with his herd of goats. He is holding a blanket around him and is wearing a traditional Lesotho handwoven hat made of grass. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1941.

The following caption is from an article in "Natural History" (September, 1950) in which this photograph was printed: "Summer and winter the Basuto [Sotho] wears his characteristic blanket of gay and varied design and color. Before the days of traderes, skin clothing and (in cold weather) a simple undecorated cloak sufficed. Today the Basuto [Lesot...

There is one 8x10 black and white fiber-based 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:
1941
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 5 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Young Sotho Goat Herder, 1941. Photographic image of a Sotho boy standing behind his herd of goats. He is holding a stick above his head. He is wearing a blanket and a traditional Lesotho handwoven hat made of grass. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1941.

The following caption is from an article in "Natural History" (September, 1950) in which this photograph was printed: "Summer and winter the Basuto [Sotho] wears his characteristic blanket of gay and varied design and color. Before the days of traderes, skin clothing and (in cold weather) a simple undecorated cloak sufficed. Today the Basuto [Lesot...

There are two 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:
Underwood & Underwood
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Underwood & Underwood
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1 Item (4" x 5")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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