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Elisofon, Eliot
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1972
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1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Active volcano in the Virunga Mountains of east-central Africa. It lies in the volcano region of Virunga National Park, Congo (Kinshasa), near the border with Rwanda, 12 miles (19 km) north of Goma. It is 11,385 feet (3,470 metres) high, with a main crater 1.3 miles (2 km) wide and 820 feet (250 metres) deep containing a liquid lava pool. Some old...

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Elisofon, Eliot
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1972
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1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Active volcano in the Virunga Mountains of east-central Africa. It lies in the volcano region of Virunga National Park, Congo (Kinshasa), near the border with Rwanda, 12 miles (19 km) north of Goma. It is 11,385 feet (3,470 metres) high, with a main crater 1.3 miles (2 km) wide and 820 feet (250 metres) deep containing a liquid lava pool. Some old...

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Elisofon, Eliot
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1972
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1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The Virunga Mountains are a chain of volcanoes in East Africa, along the northern border of Rwanda, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Uganda. The mountain range is a branch of the Albertine Rift, a part of the Great Rift Valley. They are located between Lake Edward and Lake Kivu. The mountain range consists of eight major volcanoes. Mo...

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Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1965
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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

"In a departure from tradition, most kings of the 18th Dynasty were buried not in pyramid complexes but in tombs tunneled deep into the limestone cliffs flanking a wadi in Thebes known as the Valley of the Kings (Bībān al-Mulūk). Their mortuary temples were separate from the tombs and located on the plain." [Freed R.E., markowitz Y.J., D'auria S.H....

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Tamamura, Kozaburo, 1856-19??
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.
Rosin, Nancy
Dates:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
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item
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1 Photographic print (Album 2, page 14, hand coloring, image 19.5 x 24.3 cm.; on mount 30.5 x 38.5 cm)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.35
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

View of calm lake in Hakone, with hills and Mt. Fuji visible in the background.

Hakone is a resort town located west of Tokyo, with views of Mt. Fuji.

Photographer unidentified.

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Tamamura, Kozaburo, 1856-19??
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.
Rosin, Nancy
Dates:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
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item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print : on mount 21.3 x 26.8 cm, hand coloring, image19.9 x 25.6 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.35
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

A Shinto Torii stands in the foreground, flanked by leafy trees and two stone lanterns. Two kago carries stand near the Torii, with other miscellaneous figures in the immediate left foreground. A lake and mountain are visible in the background. Likely Tamamura Studio.

Hakone is a resort town located west of Tokyo, with views of Mt. Fuji.

玉村

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Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.
Rosin, Nancy
Dates:
1872 - 1881
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print : on mount 21.9 x 28.2 cm, image 21.4 x 27.9 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.35
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

A path leads to a torii that overlooks the shore at Honmoku Shrine. Originally part of the Benjamin Smith Lyman album.

横浜 本牧神社

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Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.
Rosin, Nancy
Dates:
circa 1877
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item
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1 Item (Photographic print, 20.6 x 26.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.35
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

View of pond with water lilies in foreground at Shugakuin Imperial villa. A narrow fishing boat containing two figures float upon the still waters of the lake, and various sized bungalows dot the base of the hill. Originally part of the Benjamin Smith Lyman album. Lyman purchased this print while traveling in Kyoto in 1879.

京都 修学院離宮

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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

"Zaire is estimated to hold 13 percent of the world's hydroelectrical potential. The largest site is the Inga hydroelectrical complex. Smaller plants provided electricity to primarly urban areas. These included complexes on the Inkisi River near Kinshasa, on the Tshopo River near Kisangani, on the Aruwimi River near Bunia, on the Ruzizi River suppl...

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

"The vegetation of the Albertine Rift is dominated by montane rainforest, but it undergoes changes with altitude, from the glaciers and rock at the top of the Rwenzori Mountains (5 100 m), down through alpine moorland (3 400-4 500 m), giant Senecio and lobelia vegetation (3 100-3 600 m), giant heather (3 000-3 500 m), raised bogs (3 000-4 000 m), b...

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