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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Virgin Islands Program 1990 Washington, D.C.
Farrell, Elmira, 1934-
Farrell, Elmira, 1934-
Jackson, Myron P. (field worker)
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Dates:
1990 February 23
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item
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1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1990
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Virgin Islands Program 1990 Washington, D.C.
LaPlace, Steven Ailyn
LaPlace, Steven Ailyn
Reovan, Leslie A. (field worker)
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Dates:
1990 March 11
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item
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1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1990
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Mr. LaPlace represents fishing traditions, especially among the Northside French community of St. Thomas. He provides a biographical statement and discusses fishing and techniques, styles, artifacts and consumers as well as the imapact that social changes are having on traditions and the future prospects of the industry.

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

Islam expansion throughout West African societies since the 19th century was known to be highly adaptive to the problem associated with culture contact and change. Attesting to its impact all along the savanna belt are the adobe mosques found in great number in cities and larger villages. These mosques, in turn, reflect the influence of local build...

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Virgin Islands Program 1990 Washington, D.C.
Christopher, Etheldred S.
Christopher, Etheldred S.
Sage, Jewel Ross (recorder)
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Dates:
1990 March 3
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1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1990
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Mr. Christopher is a Plant Production Manager in the rum industry. He discusses his background, his involvement in the rum industry, his duties regarding the production of the rum, the use of rum in the home and changes in the industry through the years.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Martin, John
Allan, William
Smallboy, Harvey, 1879-1947
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Dates:
1935 summer
Size:
16 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3401
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook (labelled "1935 VI") containing Albany Ojibwa notes and Weenusk (Winusk) Cree text collected by Truman Michelson during his field research in the region of James Bay and Hudson Bay in 1935. Michelson obtained Albany Ojibwa vocabulary and ethnological notes from John Martin, with William Allan, a Cree speaker, serving as an interpreter. The...

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Houlberg, Marilyn
Dates:
1975
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item
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1 Slide (col., 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads,"75 R15-11, Ila-Orangun, 6/24/75, The Elemese - head of the Ila Orangun Emese. There are 200 Ilari (Emese?) - 50 shave at a time in rotation. Shave fortnightly."

Publication title reads, "Plate 23. An oval patch of hair is the sign of the court messenger (emese) at Ila-Orangun, Igbomina, here worn by the elemese, the head of the court messengers of Ila. Photograph: June 24, 1975."

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Houlberg, Marilyn
Dates:
1975
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item
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1 Slide (col., 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads,"75 R4-8, Ilishan, 6/9/75, Mon.,Hairstyle = Eko Bridge - by hairdresser Ife-olu Solaru, almost 45 minutes."

Publication title reads, "Plate 6. The completed "Eko bridge" style shown in progress in Plate 5. Each straight projection was next wrapped around a thin metal rod to coil it. The coils were then all fathered at the top and tied together with the ends of the threads. The knkow was neatly trimmed with a razor blade. Time: approximately forty-five mi...

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Houlberg, Marilyn
Dates:
1973
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item
Size:
1 Slide (col., 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads,"SL19-35, Ijebu-Ode, Nov. 25, 1973, Hairdo: Pan African Games, Girl: Miss Modupe Obawole, Adeola Odujola College, Ijebu-Ode."

Publication title reads, "Plate 15. Style: "2nd All-African Games". This style emphasizes the vertical crest of the king's crown of the Olokun Head, the symbol of the games, as shown in Plate 14. Photograph: November 25, 1973, Ijebu-Ode, Ijebu-Remo, by Klindt Houlberg."

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

Islam expansion throughout West African societies since the 19th century was known to be highly adaptive to the problem associated with culture contact and change. Attesting to its impact all along the savanna belt are the adobe mosques found in great number in cities and larger villages. These mosques, in turn, reflect the influence of local build...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1972
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Islam expansion throughout West African societies since the 19th century was known to be highly adaptive to the problem associated with culture contact and change. Attesting to its impact all along the savanna belt are the adobe mosques found in great number in cities and larger villages. These mosques, in turn, reflect the influence of local build...