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Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
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1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads, "Looking south along berths at Apapa, across lagoon from Lagos. Lagos handles imports for Lagos, the Western Region and a large part of the Northern Region, and handles exports from the Western Region and the bulk of exports from the Northern Region. The port is run by the Nigerian Ports Authority, which also runs the Port Har...

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

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Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
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1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads, "Looking south along berths at Apapa, across lagoon from Lagos. Lagos handles imports for Lagos, the Western Region and a large part of the Northern Region, and handles exports from the Western Region and the bulk of exports from the Northern Region. The port is run by the Nigerian Ports Authority, which also runs the Port Har...

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads, "Looking south along berths at Apapa, across lagoon from Lagos. Lagos handles imports for Lagos, the Western Region and a large part of the Northern Region, and handles exports from the Western Region and the bulk of exports from the Northern Region. The port is run by the Nigerian Ports Authority, which also runs the Port Har...

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads, "Looking south along berths at Apapa, across lagoon from Lagos. Lagos handles imports for Lagos, the Western Region and a large part of the Northern Region, and handles exports from the Western Region and the bulk of exports from the Northern Region. The port is run by the Nigerian Ports Authority, which also runs the Port Har...

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads, "Looking south along berths at Apapa, across lagoon from Lagos. Lagos handles imports for Lagos, the Western Region and a large part of the Northern Region, and handles exports from the Western Region and the bulk of exports from the Northern Region. The port is run by the Nigerian Ports Authority, which also runs the Port Har...

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads, "Looking south along berths at Apapa, across lagoon from Lagos. Lagos handles imports for Lagos, the Western Region and a large part of the Northern Region, and handles exports from the Western Region and the bulk of exports from the Northern Region. The port is run by the Nigerian Ports Authority, which also runs the Port Har...

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

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

"During the colonial period the French sought to consolidate their authority over the peoples of the south-eastern region by creating district and cantonal chiefs. Though untraditional, these offices have survived, and their occupants have increasingly sought to gain status by adopting Akan-style regalia (as have the few traditional paramount chief...

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

"During the colonial period the French sought to consolidate their authority over the peoples of the south-eastern region by creating district and cantonal chiefs. Though untraditional, these offices have survived, and their occupants have increasingly sought to gain status by adopting Akan-style regalia (as have the few traditional paramount chief...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1972
Level:
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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 photograph depicts Ebrie (now Kyaman) dignitary wearing prestige clothes and regalias. "During the colonial period the French sought to consolidate their authority over the peoples of the south-eastern region by creating district and cantonal chiefs. Though untraditional, these offices have survived, and their occupants have increasingly sought...

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Collection Régence
Dates:
[ca. 1910]
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 Régence E.L., édit., Alger; series 71.

Printed text on recto reads: "71. - ALGÉRIE - Types Indigènes - Femme du Sud - Tribu des Ouled Nâhils." Translated caption reads: [ALGIERS - Native types - Women of the South - Tribe of the Ouled Nâhils.] Two young women, one sitting one standing, resting her left elbow on the other one. Flowered and embroided dresses, coin head ornaments, sashes a...

Additional printed text on recto reads: "Collection Régence E.L., édit., Alger." Manuscript on verso reads: "AOUT 1910." Translated manuscript reads: [August 1910.]

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