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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

"The Dogon fleeing from Islamic persecution used the already existing houses which belonged to the Tellem and Andoumboulou. Once there was no longer a persistant threat to their safety the villages were moved to the foot of the rocky plateau where there were still well hidden. The position of the compound on this rocky belt between the highland are...

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

"The Dogon fleeing from Islamic persecution used the already existing houses which belonged to the Tellem and Andoumboulou. Once there was no longer a persistant threat to their safety the villages were moved to the foot of the rocky plateau where there were still well hidden. The position of the compound on this rocky belt between the highland are...

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

"The Dogon fleeing from Islamic persecution used the already existing houses which belonged to the Tellem and Andoumboulou. Once there was no longer a persistant threat to their safety the villages were moved to the foot of the rocky plateau where there were still well hidden. The position of the compound on this rocky belt between the highland are...

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Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1971
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Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The basic housing unit in Ganvie is a rectangular structure built of a framework of mangrove. The house always has access to an outside platform where most of the daytime social activity takes place. Nets and traps are repaired there and many vertical poles extend above the platform from which the nets may be hung. The houses in Ganvie are admirab...

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Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1971
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Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The Dogon fleeing from Islamic persecution used the already existing houses which belonged to the Tellem and Andoumboulou. Once there was no longer a persistant threat to their safety the villages were moved to the foot of the rocky plateau where there were still well hidden. The position of the compound on this rocky belt between the highland are...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1971
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The Dogon fleeing from Islamic persecution used the already existing houses which belonged to the Tellem and Andoumboulou. Once there was no longer a persistant threat to their safety the villages were moved to the foot of the rocky plateau where there were still well hidden. The position of the compound on this rocky belt between the highland are...

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Creators:
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

"The Dogon fleeing from Islamic persecution used the already existing houses which belonged to the Tellem and Andoumboulou. Once there was no longer a persistant threat to their safety the villages were moved to the foot of the rocky plateau where there were still well hidden. The position of the compound on this rocky belt between the highland are...

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Creators:
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

"The Dogon fleeing from Islamic persecution used the already existing houses which belonged to the Tellem and Andoumboulou. Once there was no longer a persistant threat to their safety the villages were moved to the foot of the rocky plateau where there were still well hidden. The position of the compound on this rocky belt between the highland are...

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Dates:
1923
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file
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2 electronic discs (dvd) (Duration 8 minutes, 43 seconds at 18 frames per second)
6 Film reels (2 dupe negs, 4 prints (all MOS)., 3 16mm and 3 35mm film reels)
1 videocassettes (digital betacam) (Duration 8 minutes, 43 seconds at 18 frames per second)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.001
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
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Dates:
1925 Summer
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1 negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Two Innu girls wearing long cotton dresses and brimmed hats posed in front of the porch of a wooden gabled house. On the left of the porch is a wooden frame with a stretched beaver skin. Another clapboard house is seen in the distance on the Uashat-Maliotenam reserve, Sept-Îles, Quebec.