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Creators:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negative ((silver gelatin)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Transkei Woman Near Homestead, 1947. One woman is standing next to the homestead in front of a boulder holding a stick in a deep, tall container, possibly mixing something. There is a dog sitting nearby. She is wearing a head wrap and cloths wrapped around her. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1947.

In 1947, Constance Staurt Larrabee visited the Transkei. She was there researching the housing problems in Southern Africa.

There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print and 6x6 contact print for reference purposes.

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Creators:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negative ((silver gelatin)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Transkei Woman With Boy and Baby, 1947. The woman is standing and holding a baby on her back. Her back is facing the camera. She has a wool blanket wrapped around her and is wearing a skirt and head wrap. The boy, who is facing the camera, is kneeling beside her and has wrapped himself in a blanket. There is a homestead in the background. Photograp...

In 1947, Constance Staurt Larrabee visited the Transkei. She was there researching the housing problems in Southern Africa.

There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print and 6x6 contact print for reference purposes.

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Both Hausa men and women are profoundly shaped by their agricultural subsistence economy. From early childhood girls anticipate a productive domestic role. Women contribute significantly to labor-intensive food preparation as mothers of numerous children and also as farmers on their husbands' or their own personal plots." [Stephens Connie, 1991: M...

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Creators:
Herring, Jon L., 1922-1985
Dates:
1962-1979
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7343
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Drake, Carl J. (Carl John), 1885-1965
Dates:
1930-1945
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7137
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"On market day in Dogon villages, conversation and commerce occupy the women's time. The women load the goods they want to sell into straw baskets -vegetables, roasted peanuts, pottery, millet beer, and maybe a calabash filled with peanut and millet paste balls. Hoisting the baskets on their heads, they leave for the markets long before the men are...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"On market day in Dogon villages, conversation and commerce occupy the women's time. The women load the goods they want to sell into straw baskets -vegetables, roasted peanuts, pottery, millet beer, and maybe a calabash filled with peanut and millet paste balls. Hoisting the baskets on their heads, they leave for the markets long before the men are...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"On market day in Dogon villages, conversation and commerce occupy the women's time. The women load the goods they want to sell into straw baskets -vegetables, roasted peanuts, pottery, millet beer, and maybe a calabash filled with peanut and millet paste balls. Hoisting the baskets on their heads, they leave for the markets long before the men are...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"On market day in Dogon villages, conversation and commerce occupy the women's time. The women load the goods they want to sell into straw baskets -vegetables, roasted peanuts, pottery, millet beer, and maybe a calabash filled with peanut and millet paste balls. Hoisting the baskets on their heads, they leave for the markets long before the men are...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"On market day in Dogon villages, conversation and commerce occupy the women's time. The women load the goods they want to sell into straw baskets -vegetables, roasted peanuts, pottery, millet beer, and maybe a calabash filled with peanut and millet paste balls. Hoisting the baskets on their heads, they leave for the markets long before the men are...