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Dates:
circa 1899-1955
Size:
126 chromolithographs (126 trade cards (13 sets))
Collection ID:
EEPA.2008-005
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This collection consists of 126 chromolithographic trade cards (13 sets) published by the Leibig Company between 1899 and 1955. These trade cards were included with products sold in Europe, such as chicken soup and chocolate. The cards focus on African art and material culture and showcase distinctive ethnic types, artistic and craft traditions, cultural performance, dress/costume and leadership. Sets include In Transvaal, In Abyssinia, Scenes of Africa, In East Africa I, Madagascar, In East Africa II, Life Among the Congolese People, Wild Animals of the Congo, The Italian Empire, Congolese Craftsmanship, Hunting and Fishing in the Belgian Congo, Peoples of the Belgian Congo, and History of the Belgian Congo I-III. Captions on the cards appear in French, Italian and German.

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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, "Hendrik J. Wiese, 48, a blaster with 20 years experience underground, and his helper putting dynamite sticks in holes. They place 4 sticks in the 42" hole, each stick being 8" long. Then they tamp in 9" of clay, having inserted the 4" primer which is attached to a five-foot fuse." [Elisofon field notes, August 1959-December 1...

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:
Rohrmann, G. F. (George F.)
Dates:
1970-1975
Level:
item
Size:
1 negatives (photographic) (black and white, 35mm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2018-003
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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Creators:
Rohrmann, G. F. (George F.)
Dates:
1970-1975
Level:
item
Size:
1 negatives (photographic) (black and white, 35mm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2018-003
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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Creators:
Rohrmann, G. F. (George F.)
Dates:
1970-1975
Level:
item
Size:
1 negatives (photographic) (black and white, 35mm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2018-003
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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Creators:
Rohrmann, G. F. (George F.)
Dates:
1970-1975
Level:
item
Size:
1 negatives (photographic) (black and white, 35mm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2018-003
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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Creators:
Rohrmann, G. F. (George F.)
Dates:
1970-1975
Level:
item
Size:
1 negatives (photographic) (black and white, 35mm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2018-003
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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Creators:
Ederheimer, Guy, Jr
Dates:
1930-1931
Size:
70 photographic prints ((2 boxes), black & white, 40 x 50 cm. or smaller)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1986-015
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Guy Ederheimer from 1930 to 1931 in Egypt and South Africa. Images taken in South Africa are portraits and include a Zulu wedding dance. Pictured are the best man, the bride, dancers, mothers with their children. The Egyptian images show Cairo and the Nile River.

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Creators:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negative ((silver gelatin)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Transkei Boys With Cattle, 1947. One boy is pulling his cattle. The cattle are pulling a structure made of sticks intertwined into each other. There is another boy walking behind the cattle. Each boy is wearing a blanket. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1947.

In 1947, Constance Staurt Larrabee visited the Transkei. She was there

There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print and 6x6 contact print for reference purposes.

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