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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:
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

"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:
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

"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:
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

"In traditional Hausa society the layouts of fields, houses, granaries and towns are governed by an ancient cosmology which regulates numerous facets of daily life. This ritual for structuring space exists side by side with later symbolism inherited from the Arabs and Islam. Both Hausa men and women are profoundly shaped by their agricultural subsi...

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Creators:
Heinrich, Carl
Dates:
1916-1919, 1927, 1929
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7125
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:
Capps, Hahn William, 1903-
Dates:
1939-1964
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7399
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Creators:
Busck, August
Dates:
1886-1889, 1902-1933
Size:
1.19 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7129
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Creators:
Benjamin, Foster Hendrickson
Dates:
circa 1927-1933
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7128
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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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

"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...