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Creators:
Kawin & Co. [Chicago, IL]
Kawin & Co. [Chicago, IL]
Kawin & Co. [Chicago, IL]
Dates:
1909
Level:
item
Size:
1 Stereograph (color)
Collection ID:
AAG.STR
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
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Creators:
United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.. West Africa Mission
Dates:
ca. 1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 8.8 x 13.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed text on recto reads: "Part of Elat Station, West Africa Mission."

Stamp box on verso reads: "Made in Germany."

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Creators:
United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.. West Africa Mission
Dates:
ca. 1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 8.8 x 13.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed text on recto reads: "Plant of the Frank James Industrial School, Elat, West Africa."

Stamp box on verso reads: "Made in Germany."

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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.)
1 Photographic print ((fiber-based print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Portrait of Sotho Man, 1947. Photographic image of a man wearing a blanket with designs on it and a hand woven hat. The blankets are woven in England with traditional designs, which were probably imported and sold to the early Lesotho people by some wandering trader. However by this time Lesotho people were buying blankets at the trading stores sca...

The following caption is from an article in "Natural History" (September, 1950) in which this photograph was printed: "Summer and winter the Basuto [Sotho] wears his characteristic blanket of gay and varied design and color. Before the days of traders, skin clothing and (in cold weather) a simple undecorated cloak sufficed. Today the Basuto [Lesoth...

There are two 8x10 black and white fiber-based prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA also produced an 8x10 study print for reference purposes.

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7117
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

During his trip to South Africa, Elisofon drove from Cape Town to Johannesburg by Great Karoo route, named after the semi-arid inland plateau of the Great Karoo. The town of Beaufort West was founded in 1818 on the farm of Hooivlakte at the foot of the Nuweveld Mountain Range. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

During his trip to South Africa, Elisofon drove from Cape Town to Johannesburg by Great Karoo route, named after the semi-arid inland plateau of the Great Karoo. The town of Beaufort West was founded in 1818 on the farm of Hooivlakte at the foot of the Nuweveld Mountain Range. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

During his trip to South Africa, Elisofon visited Cape Town which was founded by navigator Jan van Riebeeck for the Dutch East India Company; controlled by the Dutch until it fell to Great Britain in 1795. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 194...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Louis Trichardt (also called Makhado) is situated at the foothill of the historical Zoutpansberg mountain range in Limpopo Province at the Northern tip of South Africa. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.

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Creators:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1936-1949
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.)
1 Photographic print ((fiber-based print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

There is one 8x10 black and white fiber-based print of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA also produced an 8x10 study print for reference purposes.

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