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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "At Bafodea Town. Hammock at the weaver's home, Pa Modi, made by Bunte of Bafodea town." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "At Bafodea Town. Hammock at the weaver's home, Pa Modi, made by Bunte of Bafodea town." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "At Bafodea Town. Cloth of native and European white warp, European white weft, woven by Modi Mansaray of Bafodea Town on stand-up loom. Not the same weaver as Pa Modi ." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "At Bafodea Town. Cotton bedspread woven by a Fula weaver living at the Mongo River, who operates the crossing-river canoe, some distance north of Bafodea Town. Belonging to the Bafodea Chiefdom Court Chief." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "At Bafodea Town. Cotton bedspread woven by a Fula weaver living at the Mongo River, who operates the crossing-river canoe, some distance north of Bafodea Town. Belonging to the Bafodea Chiefdom Court Chief." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "At Bafodea Town. European and native warp thread, native weft thread, all undyed. Unknown weaver." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Dates:
1890-1939
Level:
series
Size:
45 Postcards
6 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.069
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This series contains 45 postcards and 6 photographic prints. The images include depictions of activities such as weaving, basket making, pottery making, bread-baking, and selling crafts. Communities represented include Acoma Pueblo, Akimel O'odham (Pima), A:shiwi (Zuni), Chimayo, Cochiti Pueblo, Diné (Navajo), Havasupai (Coconino), Hopi Pueblo, Hua...

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Dates:
2002
1996
1969-1990
Level:
series
Size:
5 Photographic prints
89 Transparencies
946 Slides (photographs)
1296 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.070
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Series 3: Diné (Navajo) is the largest series in the Helga Teiwes collection. Though the dates range from 1969-2002 the majority of the photographs were taken in 1979-1980 and then in 1989-1990. The Navajo Nation covers over 27,000 square miles in Arizona, New Mexico and Utah and is the largest land area held by a sovereign Native American nation. ...

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Dates:
1983
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.06
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1947 February 3
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.02
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History