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1998
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1 Negative (color, 35 mm)
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EEPA.2007-003
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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1998
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Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1967
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EEPA.1973-001
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The Lega village (kyumo) is traditionally built on a hill in a more or less natural clearing 'kilungulabo' of primary rain forest. It consists of two parallel rows (mikeke) of contiguous huts, a plan that creates an impression of longhouses. The open space (mulungu) between the two rows of houses serves as main street, a dance floor, and a public ...

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Dates:
1967
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Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The Lega village (kyumo) is traditionally built on a hill in a more or less natural clearing 'kilungulabo' of primary rain forest. It consists of two parallel rows (mikeke) of contiguous huts, a plan that creates an impression of longhouses. The open space (mulungu) between the two rows of houses serves as main street, a dance floor, and a public ...

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Dates:
1959
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Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The city of Kano is surrounded by mud-brick walls which at their maximum extent enclose an area more than 15 km in circumference. The area within the walls includes not only the city itself but agricultural and grazing land as well. Inside the city are narrow streets leading on to houses which consist of square or irregular-shaped compounds. A typi...