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Creators:
Messmore and Damon Company
Dates:
ca. 1930-1950
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (10.5" x 8.5")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0846
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1969-2006, undated
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subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0619
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This subseries include papers from organizations and events across the United States, as well as some from Canada and the United Kingdom. Most of the flyers and promotional material were sent to the Kushis in Massachusetts. There is a substantial amount of material from the East West Center of Cleveland and Erewhon Natural Foods. Materials are arra...

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file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0069
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

"The Development of the Talking machine," Journal of the Franklin Institute, August 1913; "Technical Notes on the Gramophone , Journal of the Franklin Institute Dec. 15, 1905; The Gramophone, paper read before the Franklin Institute, May 16, 1888, reprinted 1909; Three Addresses,1910-1913: "The Loose Contact Transmitter," "A Reminiscence," and "The...

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Creators:
Hammer, William J. (William Joseph), 1858-1934 (electrical engineer)
Dates:
1907
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (10.4" x 13.5")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0069
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Hammer, William J. (William Joseph), 1858-1934 (electrical engineer)
Dates:
1893
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (7.0" x 5.0")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0069
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

"Proof of my [William Hammer] discovery in Feb 1881 of "Phantom Shadow" written on the photo.

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1959-1960
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 September 1959 to December 1960.

Original title reads, "Okareghe iko players playing large ikoro drums (technically gongs), Ndibe Village, near Ezi Nnale compound." [Ottenberg field research notes, September 1959-December 1960, Part I].

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Creators:
Gorlia, Emile E.O.
Dates:
circa December 1909-January 1912
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print (b&w, 40 x 15 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1977-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Handwritten texts on verso print reads, " 1st journey, Jan. 10 - Jan.12."

Judge E. Gorlia's first journey in the Belgian Congo from December 1909 to January 1912.

The Kitchen or cook-house were situated outside of the house. Cook or servant were exclusively a man's work.

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Creators:
Gorlia, Emile E.O.
Dates:
circa December 1909-January 1912
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print (b&w, 30 x 40 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1977-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Judge E. Gorlia's first journey in the Belgian Congo from December 1909 to January 1912.

A small administrative and commercial post on the right bank of the Kwa River near the confluence of the Fimi River and the Kasai River.

The native people on the north and south banks of the Kwa River are known as Baboma. At a time they were subject to a woman chieftain, Nga-nkabi, at Mushie.

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Creators:
Gorlia, Emile E.O.
Dates:
circa December 1909-January 1912
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print (b&w, 30 x 40 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1977-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Judge E. Gorlia's first journey in the Belgian Congo from December 1909 to January 1912.

Lusambo was established in February 1890 as a fortified camp on the Sankuru River, from which place the Congo Free State could conduct exploration of katanga and military operations against the Arabs in the Lomami-Lualaba area. In 1910 it was the headquarters of the Kasai province and a growing commercial post. The Roman Scheut Fathers, the America...

Since early in the century town police forces have existed. Headquarters of district have a detachment of the "Force Publique." Less important centers have their own police drawn from the ranks of the "Force Publique."

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Creators:
Gorlia, Emile E.O.
Dates:
circa December 1909-January 1912
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print (b&w, 30 x 40 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1977-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Judge E. Gorlia's first journey in the Belgian Congo from December 1909 to January 1912.

Lusambo was established in February 1890 as a fortified camp on the Sankuru River, from which place the Congo Free State could conduct exploration of katanga and military operations against the Arabs in the Lomami-Lualaba area. In 1910 it was the headquarters of the Kasai province and a growing commercial post. The Roman Scheut Fathers, the America...

One of the most noticeable things about the Belgian Congo is the lack of cattle in and about natives villages. Cattle are only found in the north-eastern borders, and the Lunda and Luba country.

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