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Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
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item
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1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Malebo Pool (formerly Stanley Pool), lakelike expansion of the lower Congo River above Livingstone Falls, between the Republic of the Congo (Brazzaville) to the west and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa) to the east. It covers an area of 174 square miles (450 square km) and is divided into deep navigable channels by Bamu Island in its...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1971
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Elmina is today a settlement of more than 17,000 people crowded among the low hills adjacent to the Atlantic coast. The modern settlement ends at the Benya Lagoon, a narrow inlet that extends from the Atlantic Ocean in the ease to salt pans in the west. The Benya separates the modern settlement from the Elmina peninsula, a thin strip of reddish br...

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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

Most of the country of Mali is arid or desertic and is only sparsely inhabited. The major concentration of people is along the fertile Niger River Valley and in the well-watered south and eastern parts of the country. The Mono River and the Bani River are the two rivers running through the city of Bougouni. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elis...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1972
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item
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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

"For safety's sake, the Dogon built their houses only on defendable spots. On top of the plateau the villages were built beside steep-walled gorges accessible only by foot. At the base of the cliff face, the fallen boulders and loose rock offered some protection against a mounted attack as well as an opportunity to spot raider parties from afar. If...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1972
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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

"For safety's sake, the Dogon built their houses only on defendable spots. On top of the plateau the villages were built beside steep-walled gorges accessible only by foot. At the base of the cliff face, the fallen boulders and loose rock offered some protection against a mounted attack as well as an opportunity to spot raider parties from afar. If...

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Creators:
Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.
Rosin, Nancy
Dates:
ca. 1870s
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print ; on mount 23.3 x 29 cm, image 21 x 26.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.35
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

A Torii flanked by two upright lanterns stand in the path, surrounded by trees. Originally part of the Benjamin Lyman Smith album.

奈良 春日大社

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Creators:
Beato, Felice, b. ca. 1825
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.
Rosin, Nancy
Dates:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Photographic print : on mount 35.7 x 43.2 cm, image 23.4 x 29.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.35
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

View of the village of Miyanoshita flanked by hills.

Miyanoshita is a hot springs resort town located near Hakone.

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Creators:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.
Rosin, Nancy
Dates:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print : on mount 21.7 x 27.6 cm, albumen with hand coloring, image 20.5 x 26.3 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.35
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Numerous long, narrow boats line the left of the print, while a house and trees are visible on the right. Outdoor setting with snow.

Photographer unidentified.

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1911-1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 11.5 cm. x 16.9 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1905-1946
Level:
subseries
Size:
265 Photographic prints (Volume one: 3 folders, b&w, 29.2 cm. x 22.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- "Photo File 31", which was assembled by Joseph Upton, provides 265 photographic prints which relate primarly to Iraq.

Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 4: Photographic Files; Photographs from Mesopotamia (Photo File 31)

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