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Creators:
Lichtenstern & Harari (Cairo)
Dates:
ca. 1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (col., 14 x 9 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2001-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Picture postcard depicts a group of natives, children and adults, gathering water at the river bank. Some are carrying water in side-strap natural fiber (appears to be leather). Original caption on recto reads, "SAKAH AU BORD DU NIL." Translation of caption reads, "Sakah on the edge of the Nile."

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Creators:
Poinier, Lois W.
Bumsted, Roy R., Jr.
Bumsted, Anne Halbach
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets and additional information.

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Creators:
Jenkins, Joseph
Sears, Thomas Warren, 1880-1966
Idlemont
Devon Hill
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Dates:
1885
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
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Creators:
Wirth, Thomas
Hopkins, Roger
O'Hara & Griffin Ltd.
Chestnut Hill Garden Club
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes a worksheet and photocopies of three detailed garden plans (landscape, layout and materials, and planting).

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1951-1953
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2000-007
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from December 1951 to March 1953.

Original title reads, "Farmland scenes, lowland land with new yam heaps for planting yams, built up into the large mounds charasteristic of Afikpo and eastern Igbo. Second year this land is being used." [Ottenberg field research notes, O Series, December 1951-March 1953].

"For the farming groups at Afikpo, yams, the principal crop, are grown almost exclusively by men, while females raise cassava, coco yam, corn, and many other forms of vegetables. The work is hard, for Afikpo is not a rich farming area, with its sandy soil and sandstone ridges. Farming activities depend upon a four-day week. Orie is a farm day. The ...

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Creators:
Orthofer, H. S .
Orthofer, H. S .
Carter, James C.
Lenox Garden Club
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets, site plans, and additional information.

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Creators:
Raciti, Stephen
Mitchell, Adele
Rumson Garden Club
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes a worksheet and abbreviated garden plan.

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Creators:
Chareton, P.
Mexichrome
Agence Ivoirienne Hachette (Abidjan)
Dates:
ca. 1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (halftone., color, 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on recto reads: "Daloa."

Printed text on verso reads: "Republique de la Cote-D'Ivoire / 6764 - Daloa / 1) Le marché - 2) L'église / 3) L'hôtel Ambassadeur / 4) Le fleuve Sassandra."

Translated verso caption reads: "Republic of Ivory Coast / 6764 - Daloa / 1) Market - 2) Church / 3) The Hotel Ambassador / 4) Sassandra River."

Additional printed text on verso reads: "Agence Ivoirienne Hachette / B.P. 9253 - Abidjan / Cliché P. Chareton - Printed in France." Publisher's logos on verso: "IRIS," and "Mexichrome."

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Creators:
C. Andreopoulos (Port Said (Egypt))
Dates:
[ca. 1910]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (halftone., col, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on verso reads: "Bird's eye view of the Suez Canal. Plan du Canal maritime de Suez II."

Additional printed text on verso reads: "C. Andreopoulos, Port Said." Image number on verso: "73." Stamp box reads: "EGUU."

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Creators:
Raphael Tuck & Sons
Dates:
[ca. 1910]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (halftone., col, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on verso reads "Arab village near the Pyramids. Palm trees shade one side of the pool where Arab women come to fill their graceful water-pots, and palm-trees grow among the red granite buildings where live and love, and work, and marry, and die, a race of Fellahs who have not much changed from the type of their ancestors who brought...

Additional printed text on verso reads: "'Wide-Wide-World' Picturesque Egypt. Series XI. / Raphael Tuck& Sons 'OILETTE' Postcard 7441. / Art publishers to Their Majesties The King and Queen. Printed in England." Publisher's logo on verso.

Items EEPA UA-14-05 and EEPA UA-14-07 are duplicate postcards.

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