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Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
undated
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0 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S04
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. Series 4 consists of photographs, slides and transparencies of items found in the collection. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana .

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1967
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"By the 1950's practically all compartmentalized longhouses had disappeared in Legaland, the direct result of colonial preference for the small, compartmentalized, rectangular wattle-and-daub house with a saddle roof. As early as Delhaise's time, though many traditional villages and structures were still in existence, the colonial administration wa...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1967
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"By the 1950's practically all compartmentalized longhouses had disappeared in Legaland, the direct result of colonial preference for the small, compartmentalized, rectangular wattle-and-daub house with a saddle roof. As early as Delhaise's time, though many traditional villages and structures were still in existence, the colonial administration wa...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1967
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"By the 1950's practically all compartmentalized longhouses had disappeared in Legaland, the direct result of colonial preference for the small, compartmentalized, rectangular wattle-and-daub house with a saddle roof. As early as Delhaise's time, though many traditional villages and structures were still in existence, the colonial administration wa...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1967
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"By the 1950's practically all compartmentalized longhouses had disappeared in Legaland, the direct result of colonial preference for the small, compartmentalized, rectangular wattle-and-daub house with a saddle roof. As early as Delhaise's time, though many traditional villages and structures were still in existence, the colonial administration wa...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1967
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"By the 1950's practically all compartmentalized longhouses had disappeared in Legaland, the direct result of colonial preference for the small, compartmentalized, rectangular wattle-and-daub house with a saddle roof. As early as Delhaise's time, though many traditional villages and structures were still in existence, the colonial administration wa...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads, "Workers on structural steel, working on addition to big Oji River Power Station, which has a present generating capacity of 10,000 kilowatts. Addition will be completed by midyear 1960. Big structure of yellow steel will be turbine house and will house generators. The Oji river station serves Onitsha, Nkalagu and Enugu." [Eli...

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads, "Workers on structural steel, working on addition to big Oji River Power Station, which has a present generating capacity of 10,000 kilowatts. Addition will be completed by midyear 1960. Big structure of yellow steel will be turbine house and will house generators. The Oji river station serves Onitsha, Nkalagu and Enugu." [Eli...

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

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

The photograph depicts house in the form of a ship, with two surimposed arcade galleries, built in 1771 by the half-caste Victoria Abis. In 1873, it housed the judiciary and the following year, the civilian prison. In 1954, the French Institute of Black Africa, opened the first historical museum there. Presently, it is the office of the Gorée-Almad...

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

The photograph depicts house in the form of a ship, with two surimposed arcade galleries, built in 1771 by the half-caste Victoria Abis. In 1873, it housed the judiciary and the following year, the civilian prison. In 1954, the French Institute of Black Africa, opened the first historical museum there. Presently, it is the office of the Gorée-Almad...