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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
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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

"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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Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1947
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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

"Two women winnowing grain in the Gezira district, between the White and Blue Niles. The kernels settle in the trays while the chaff flies off. The Gezira Scheme, begun in 1925, was one of the most far-sighted agricultural projects undertaken in colonial Africa and is today the backbone of the Sudanese economy." [Elisofon E., Van Der Post L., 1964:...

"Threshing is often a community or village activity. The harvest of several households is combined and processed, usually by flailing. After flailing, grain and chaff are separated by winnowing, sometimes aided by screening." [Vogel J., 1997: Encyclopedia of Precolonial Africa, Altamira Press]. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on a...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1947
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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

"Two women winnowing grain in the Gezira district, between the White and Blue Niles. The kernels settle in the trays while the chaff flies off. The Gezira Scheme, begun in 1925, was one of the most far-sighted agricultural projects undertaken in colonial Africa and is today the backbone of the Sudanese economy." [Elisofon E., Van Der Post L., 1964:...

"Threshing is often a community or village activity. The harvest of several households is combined and processed, usually by flailing. After flailing, grain and chaff are separated by winnowing, sometimes aided by screening." [Vogel J., 1997: Encyclopedia of Precolonial Africa, Altamira Press]. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on a...

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Dates:
1969
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1993-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Women, carrying baskets on head, returning from Fields, Bafut, Cameroon. Photograph by Christraud M. Geary, 1969.

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1969
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1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1993-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Women, carrying baskets on head, returning from Fields, Bafut, Cameroon. Photograph by Christraud M. Geary, 1969.

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1969
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EEPA.1993-001
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Women coming home from their Fields, carrying baskets, Bafut, Cameroon. Photograph by Christraud M. Geary, 1969.

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1969
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EEPA.1993-001
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Women coming home from their Fields, carrying baskets, Bafut, Cameroon. Photograph by Christraud M. Geary, 1969.

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EEPA.1993-001
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Women, carrying baskets on head, returning from Fields, Bafut, Cameroon. Photograph by Christraud M. Geary, 1969.

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Creators:
Valentino, Carmen D.
Dates:
1879-1884
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 item)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1267
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A farm journal and account book for a farm located at Long Branch, Harford County, Maryland, covering the time period March 1879 to August 1884 (excepting 1880) and documenting all aspects of farm life and labor.

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