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Creators:
Arbin, Arne
Dates:
circa 1933
Size:
44 Photographs
0.07 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.192
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 44 photographs depicting Emberá (Choikoi) peoples in Panama circa 1933.

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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, "The Fula blacksmith Kaparana, decorating two wooden boxes for me. Boys watching me change film. Accidental shot." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Creators:
Couadou, photographer
Dates:
ca. 1911
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

Original caption reads, "Madagascar (West Coast) - Group of Ramatoa Sakalava."

Additional printed text on recto reads: "Couadou, phot., Toulon-sur-Mer."

Original hand-written text on recto, "Amrilam 22/3/11, My dear... A Hachment. I did receive your two postcards and thank you very much. I apologise to you for my long silence. "colonial laziness." Since I could not read your address I am sending this postcard through Alfred. Write to me at greater length, tell me about your present life. Have you r...

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Collection M. T.
Phototypie Guende (Marseille)
Dates:
ca. 1905
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (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 Ateliers de Photoypie Guende, Marseille, France.

Original caption reads, "Madagascar - Tananarive. Planting of Rice."

Original hand-written text on verso, "My dear Jeanne. How are you doing? We make do with watching the rain fall, it has been like this for 5 weeks. They changed the weather of our South. The... no longer gets out or makes any noise, takes his umbrella, he is quite capable of loosing his (southern sunny) accent. In any case, the admiral takes his co...

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Creators:
Devereux, W. B.
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Dates:
1899 June 4
Level:
item
Size:
1 Lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.053
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

View of village of New Metlakahtla, Annette Island, Alaska, with wooden walkway; bay and snow-capped mountains in background.

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Creators:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Dates:
1899 June 4
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print
1 Lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.053
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

View of the Episcopal church and school house at New Metlakahtla. "Scottish missionary Father William Duncan's Christian Church of Church and School House of Metlakahtla".

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Creators:
Devereux, W. B.
Dates:
1899 June 4
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print
1 Lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.053
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Interior of wooden plank church at New Metlakahtla, showing pews, altar area with lectern, oil lamps. and pipe organ. A large representation of an open bible hangs over the altar area, as does an arched sign stating "Peace on earth good will toward men".

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Creators:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Dates:
1899 June 5
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print
1 Lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.053
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

View of the village of Wrangell, Alaska, with commercial buildings and harbor in center, bay and snow-capped mountains beyond.

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Creators:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Dates:
1899 June 5
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print
1 Lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.053
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Two Tlingit totem poles in front of Chief Shake's house, which is of a traditional shape, but renovated with sash windows, door, and chimney, with narrow front porch and a wooded frame around door. "Man and blackfish pole to right; bear and tracks pole to left" in Wrangell, Alaska.

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Creators:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Dates:
1899 June 5
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print
1 Lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.053
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Tlingit totem poles or Kad-a-shan Totem Poles in front of a European-style house with bay windows; the totems are built up on a stone-edged platform the width of the house with wooden stairs leading up to it; another traditional house stands to the left in Wrangell, Alaska.