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Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1961
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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

"The temple of Khnum stood near the center of the ancient settlement and, like most Egyptian temples, must have undergone enlargement during different period. With the arrival of the Romans the temples of Elephantine were once again extended and embellished, and the latest decoration in the temple of Khnum, in fact, dates to the reign of Antoninus ...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1961
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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

"The temple of Khnum stood near the center of the ancient settlement and, like most Egyptian temples, must have undergone enlargement during different period. With the arrival of the Romans the temples of Elephantine were once again extended and embellished, and the latest decoration in the temple of Khnum, in fact, dates to the reign of Antoninus ...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1961
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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

"The temple of Khnum stood near the center of the ancient settlement and, like most Egyptian temples, must have undergone enlargement during different period. With the arrival of the Romans the temples of Elephantine were once again extended and embellished, and the latest decoration in the temple of Khnum, in fact, dates to the reign of Antoninus ...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1961
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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

"The temple of Khnum stood near the center of the ancient settlement and, like most Egyptian temples, must have undergone enlargement during different period. With the arrival of the Romans the temples of Elephantine were once again extended and embellished, and the latest decoration in the temple of Khnum, in fact, dates to the reign of Antoninus ...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1961
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Size:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The temple of Khnum stood near the center of the ancient settlement and, like most Egyptian temples, must have undergone enlargement during different period. With the arrival of the Romans the temples of Elephantine were once again extended and embellished, and the latest decoration in the temple of Khnum, in fact, dates to the reign of Antoninus ...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1961
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Size:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The temple of Khnum stood near the center of the ancient settlement and, like most Egyptian temples, must have undergone enlargement during different period. With the arrival of the Romans the temples of Elephantine were once again extended and embellished, and the latest decoration in the temple of Khnum, in fact, dates to the reign of Antoninus ...

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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, "Alimamy Salifu Mansaray, Chief of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, standing at entrance to his cement walled house which was built by Wesleyan Methodist missionaries, probably in the 1960s. He holds his staff of office, given to him by the British during the colonial days. Every Sierra Leone chief had one. He is a Muslim, although...

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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, "At Bafodea Town. Gravestones at Bafodea Town burial ground. Note that one is in Arabic. Muslims, Christians and traditionalists all buried here. Gravestones are not rare but they are not common. Many burials occur without them." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1996
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1 video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Gail S. Lowe, Ph.D. talked about the center of African American life and community - the Black Chruch. She detailed the significance and work of the Black Church in communities, and provided an introduction to the upcoming exhibition 'Speak to My Heart: Communities of Faith and Contemporary African American Life.' Lowe discussed each section of the...

Exhibition talk. Related to exhibition 'Speak to My Heart: Communities of Faith and Contemporary African American Life.' Dated 19961016.

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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, "Alimamy Salifu Mansaray, Chief of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, standing at entrance to his cement walled house which was built by Wesleyan Methodist missionaries, probably in the 1960s. He holds his staff of office, given to him by the British during the colonial days. Every Sierra Leone chief had one. He is a Muslim, although...