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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

"On the last day of the ceremony, two Nufori acrobat-masks into the village square perform the final rituals of a Senufo funeral. Known as Panthers of the Poro, the maskers wear brown, spotted costumes made from mud-dyed ritual cloth, designed to terrify the women and children in the audience, who are mormally excluded from masked rituals. The mask...

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Creators:
Missionaries of the Sacred Heart
Thill, Ernest (Brussels)
Nells (Brussels)
Dates:
ca. 1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w., 14 x 9 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Translated postcard caption reads, "Coquilhatville Mission (Belgian congo) / Nkundo musician."

Additional printed text on recto reads: "Missionnaires du S. Cœur, Borgerhout-Anvers." Publisher's logo on recto and verso: "Nels." Printed text on verso reads: "Ern. Thill, Bruxelles."

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Dates:
ca. 1907
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w., 14 x 9 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption reads: "Congo Musiciens de Léopoldville." Translated postcard caption reads, "Congo. Musicians of Léopoldville."

Printed text on verso reads: "Ed. Nels, Bruxelles, Série 14, No 109." Publisher's logo on recto and verso: "Nels."

Items EEPA CG-19-18, CG-19-19, and CG-19-20 bear duplicate recto images with slight variations in postcard format.

Manuscript message and address on verso, message reads: "Merci Jules d'être venu. Vous êtes arrivé juste à temps pour consoler un peu Maman. J'espère que cousine est remise de son indisposition. Mille bonnes choses à toute la famille." Translated message reads: "Thanks Jules for having come. You arrived just in time to console mother some. I hope d...

Postmarked postage stamp on verso, date reads: "10-OCTO 07."

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Creators:
Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
Nells (Brussels)
Dates:
ca. 1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w., 14 x 9 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption reads: "Lukumvu: Een signaal-trommel." Translated postcard caption reads, "Lukumvu. Telegraphic tambour."

Printed text on verso reads: "Kongo - Missiehuis, Scheut bij-Brussel.Propriété de Scheut'." Publisher's logo on recto and verso: "Nels."

Items EEPA CG-19-21 and CG-19-22 are duplicate postcards with variations in printed caption language.

Manuscript message on verso, message reads, "Chère Tante et Oncle, Je vous remercie des jolies cartes. Je n'ai pas encore pu vous écrire à cause des concours maintenant ils sont presque finis il ne reste plus que ceux de déclamation et de lecture flamande. Les vacances seront probablement le mois prochain mais je ne sais pas encore la date. En atte...

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Glass negative (b&w, 13 cm. x 18 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Handwritten notes accompanying related print in photo file 10, vol. 2 reads, "Kurdish villagers with drums and fife. Dancing at Duzli, Āwramān."

Additional information from Finding Aid reads, "Subseries 4.10: Photo File 10 (2 vols.), "Persian Architecture and Landscapes," Subseries 4.10.2: vol. 2; Image No. 208 (Negative Number: 1306). Kurdish villagers with drums and fife. Dancing at Duzli, Awraman. Paikuli, p1.223, top."

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Dates:
1982-05-08
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Song Ministry of Reverend C.A. Tindley: A Musical Tribute (Saturday May 8) Avery Brooks playing Reverend Tindley in biographical dramatic presentation. "We'll Understand It Better By and By", performed by the Howard University Gospel Choral Ensemble. Opening remarks by Bernice Johnson Reagon ...

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Dates:
1982-05-07
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Song Ministry of Reverend Charles Albert Tindley: A Musical Tribute Dramatic biographical presentation by Avery Brooks playing Reverend Tindley. Opening remarks by Bernice Johnson Reagon "What Are They Doing In Heaven Today", performed by Pearl Williams-Jones. "St...

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Creators:
Asch, Moses
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964
Folkways Records
Dates:
1926-1986
bulk 1948-1986
Size:
841 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
CFCH.ASCH
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

This collection, which dates from 1926-1986, documents the output of Moses Asch through the various record labels he founded and co-founded, and includes some of his personal papers. The Asch collection includes published recordings, master tapes, outtakes, business records, correspondence, photographs, and film.

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Dates:
1804-1972
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.cornjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Subseries is comprised of Cornell's files on various subjects, including topics of interest to him, themes, "explorations," art and publishing projects, and exhibitions. Some files are organized according to format, such as clippings, notes and writings, and stamps. Files typically consist of material that Cornell used in creating particular boxes,...

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
1827-1985
Size:
26 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S13
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 13, Agriculture, Business, and Law contains approximately 3,300 pieces of sheet music and other materials documenting the development of and popular attitudes towards business, commerce, farming and food, finances, labor, law, and social order in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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