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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
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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. Women weeding rice swamps near Kamatemgbe farm village outside of Bafodea Town. Women playing a horn. This is usually played to call the workers in for lunch or at the end of the day." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
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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. Women weeding rice swamps near Kamatemgbe farm village outside of Bafodea Town. Women playing a horn. This is usually played to call the workers in for lunch or at the end of the day." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
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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. Women weeding rice swamps near Kamatemgbe farm village outside of Bafodea Town. Women playing a horn. This is usually played to call the workers in for lunch or at the end of the day." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
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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. Women weeding rice swamps near Kamatemgbe farm village outside of Bafodea Town. Women playing a horn. This is usually played to call the workers in for lunch or at the end of the day." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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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. Women weeding rice swamps near Kamatemgbe farm village outside of Bafodea Town. Women playing a horn. This is usually played to call the workers in for lunch or at the end of the day." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Iowa Program 1996 Washington, D.C.
Gilmore, Judy (recorder)
Brown, Ryan (recorder)
Her, Choua, 1975-
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Dates:
1996 June 26
Level:
item
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1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1996
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Growing Up in Iowa / Choua Her, Hannah Drollinger, Karmen Mehmen. 102 Women's Work / Karmen Mehmen, Cheryl Johnson, Jane Willie. 103 Families in Business / John Ducini, Richard Anderson, Sam Rizzutti.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Iowa Program 1996 Washington, D.C.
Maresca, Julie (recorder)
Mauer, Joanna (recorder)
Solis, Adalberto, 1963-
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Dates:
1996 July 7
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1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1996
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Migration Narratives / Adalberto Solis, Choua Her, Dominic Rizzutti. 102 Taking Part in Local Politics / David Nelson, Peggy Whitworth, Tom Morain. 103 Growing Up in Iowa / Donna Williams, Guy Drollinger, Hannah Drollinger. 104 Women's Work / Jane Willie, Karma Sorensen, Mrs. Wiltworth.

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
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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, Pa Sia's wives weeding growing groundnuts [peanuts] in the Mantia swamp area outside of Bafodea Town. The term groundnuts seems to be a British West African one, as they are called peanuts in Britain." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Devroey
Nells (Brussels)
Journées Coloniales de Belgique
Dates:
ca. 1915
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Translated postcard caption reads, "Return from fishing near Lisala."

Printed text on verso reads: "Journées Coloniales de Belgique, 189, rue du Cornet, Bruxelles / Koloniale Dagen van Begië, 189, Hoornstraat, Brussel D./7." Additional printed text on verso reads: "(Ph. Devroey.)." Publisher's logo on verso: "Nels."

Recto image depicts three women, one carrying a fish trap.

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Daughters of the Cross of Liège
Dates:
ca. 1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on recto reads: "No. 6. Haut Congo Belge / Belgisch Opper Congo / Femmes cassant les graines de ricin / Vrouwen ricinzaad verbrijzelend." Translated postcard caption reads: "No. 6. Upper Belgian Congo. Women crushing castor-oil beans."

Publisher's logo on recto and verso: "Nels." Printed text on verso reads: "Congrégation des Filles de la Croix de Liége / Congregatie der Dochters van het Kruis te Luik / Maison-mère: / Moederhuis: / rue Hors-Château, 49. / Mission du Haute-Congo belge. / Missie van den Belgischen Opper-Congo."