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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, "Port Harcourt handles imports and exports of the Eastern region and part of the Northern region and a good deal of overseas transit traffic with the French territories. The general cargo quays are operated by the statutory Nigerian Ports of Authority. Three new deep-water berths are being built and should be finished by 1961....

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
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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, "Port Harcourt handles imports and exports of the Eastern region and part of the Northern region and a good deal of overseas transit traffic with the French territories. The general cargo quays are operated by the statutory Nigerian Ports of Authority. Three new deep-water berths are being built and should be finished by 1961....

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:
1970
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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

A bend in the lower Congo river allows for construction of dams in stages without diverting the river. The first phase of the complex, called Inga I and containing six turbines was completed in 1972. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon traveled to Africa from March 17, 1970 to July 17, 1970.

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Creators:
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

A bend in the lower Congo river allows for construction of dams in stages without diverting the river. The first phase of the complex, called Inga I and containing six turbines was completed in 1972. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for National Geographic and traveled to Africa from January 19, 1972 to mid April 1972...

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Collection Idéale P.S.
Dates:
ca. 1910
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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 caption on recto reads: "320. Algérie - Ecole de Tapis arabes."

Translated caption reads: "320. Algeria - School of Arab rug [making]."

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

Manuscript message, address, and postmarked postage stamp on verso.

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
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Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"An early capital of the Congo Free State and one of Zaire's three ports accomodating oceangoing ships, Boma lies on the north side of the Zaire River, about halfway between Matadi and the Atlantic Ocean." [F. Scott Bobb, 1999: Historical Dictionary of Democratic Republic of Congo, The Scarecrow Press, Inc.]. This photograph was taken when Eliot El...

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Creators:
Desaix, E.
Dates:
ca. 1920
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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: "Congo Belge / Belgische Kongo - Série / Reeks / 4 No 3 - Fabrication d'étoffe. / Het maken van stoffen. / Desaix, Bruxelles."

Translated postcard caption reads: "Belgian Congo - Series 4 No 3 - Material production."

Postcard 3 of 10; Belgian Congo: Ethnography, Series 4.

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Creators:
Desaix, E.
Dates:
ca. 1920
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: "Congo Belge / Belgische Kongo - Série / Reeks / 4 No 5 - Potiers. / Pottenbakkers. / Desaix, Bruxelles."

Translated postcard caption reads: "Belgian Congo - Series 4 No 5 - Potters."

Postcard 5 of 10; Belgian Congo: Ethnography, Series 4.

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Creators:
Desaix, E.
Dates:
ca. 1920
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: "Congo Belge / Belgische Kongo - Série / Reeks / 4 No 7 - Vanniers. / Mandenmakers. / Desaix, Bruxelles."

Translated postcard caption reads: "Belgian Congo - Series 4 No 7 - Basket makers."

Postcard 7 of 10; Belgian Congo: Ethnography, Series 4.

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Creators:
Desaix, E.
Librarie J. Decoster
Dates:
ca. 1920
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: "9. Elisabethville - Une tailleuse indigène."

Translated postcard caption reads: "9. Elisabethville - An indigenous seamstress."

Printed text on verso reads: "Edit. Librarie J. Decoster Elisabethville." Publisher's logo reads: "E. Desaix / Phototypie / Bruxelles."

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