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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "Kamanda Village (Mandia) in the old Kamuke Chiefdom of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom. This was a large village. Kamanda Village (Mandia), as we enter it from the Kasongo Village path." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "Trip to the northern part of Wara Wara Bafodea, formerly the separate chiefdom of Kamuke. At Telia Village and farm villages around it. Its more Savanna- like than the area around Bafodea Town. Street scene at Telia. Traditional round house at left. Modern, mud brick, cemented walls with galvanized iron or aluminum roof." [Ot...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The Wagenia derive their fame as fisherman from the way in which they have turned the opportunities offered them by their natural environment to account. At the point where they live, the river narrows considerably and drops in a series of rapids and cataracts over a several metres high, hard rocky ledge which appears above the surface here. A spe...

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

Printed caption on recto reads: "1. Congo Belge / Belgisch Congo; Boma; Plateau. / Hoogvlakte." Translated caption reads: "1. Belgian Congo; Boma; Plateau."

Manuscript message and address on verso, message reads: "Boma, Belgian Congo; Oct. 25, 1919; Howdy all, we've been here a few days and expect to leave in the morning. Love to all, Erle."

Postage stamp printed on verso. Postmark on verso.

Items EEPA CG-28-21and EEPA CG-28-22 bear duplicate recto images.

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

Printed text on verso reads: "La veillée du mort chez le Bateke. / Het doodenbewaken bij de Bateke." Translated postcard caption reads: "Vigil for the dead among the Bateke."

Additional printed text on verso reads: "Document Musée Congo. Photo Expédition Maes / Ern. Thill, Bruxelles." Publisher's logo on verso: "Nels."

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Creators:
Compagnie Belge Maritime du Congo (Anvers)
E. Stockmans & Co. (Anvers)
Coffin Fils (Bruxelles)
Dates:
ca. 1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on recto reads: "Cie Belge Maritime du Congo; Fleuve Congo."

Translated postcard caption reads: "Belgian Maritime Company of the Congo; Congo river."

Additional printed text on recto reads: "Imp. E. Stockmans & Co., Anvers & Coffin Fils, Bruxelles."

Artist's signature on recto: "P.v.B["rempt"?]."

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

"The Wagenia derive their fame as fisherman from the way in which they have turned the opportunities offered them by their natural environment to account. At the point where they live, the river narrows considerably and drops in a series of rapids and cataracts over a several metres high, hard rocky ledge which appears above the surface here. A spe...

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

"The Wagenia derive their fame as fisherman from the way in which they have turned the opportunities offered them by their natural environment to account. At the point where they live, the river narrows considerably and drops in a series of rapids and cataracts over a several metres high, hard rocky ledge which appears above the surface here. A spe...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1967
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The Wagenia derive their fame as fisherman from the way in which they have turned the opportunities offered them by their natural environment to account. At the point where they live, the river narrows considerably and drops in a series of rapids and cataracts over a several metres high, hard rocky ledge which appears above the surface here. A spe...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "Round stone shrine with a sitting area in front of it at Kakoya old site." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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