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

The photograph depicts Nyim Kot a-Mbweeky III listening the king's wives chant the 'Ncyeem Ingesh', songs of the nature spirits, praising the monarchy. [Vansina J., 1978: The Children of Woot, The university of Wisconsin Press]. Nyim Kot a-Mbweeky III wears royal belts 'Nkap' and 'Mwaandaan'. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on ass...

The full name of the Kuba Nyim depicted on the photograph is Kwεt áMbwε'ky René (III): aka Køt áMbwε'ky. Most full names consist of three successive personal names: the king's own name, the name of his mother and the name of his mother's mother connected by particles meaning "of." Only this ruler has a Christian name. The aka names are often used. ...

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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 photograph depicts Nyim Kot a-Mbweeky III listening the king's wives chant the 'Ncyeem Ingesh', songs of the nature spirits, praising the monarchy. [Vansina J., 1978: The Children of Woot, The university of Wisconsin Press]. Nyim Kot a-Mbweeky III wears royal belts 'Nkap' and 'Mwaandaan'. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on ass...

The full name of the Kuba Nyim depicted on the photograph is Kwεt áMbwε'ky René (III): aka Køt áMbwε'ky. Most full names consist of three successive personal names: the king's own name, the name of his mother and the name of his mother's mother connected by particles meaning "of." Only this ruler has a Christian name. The aka names are often used. ...

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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 photograph depicts Nyim Kot a-Mbweeky III listening the king's wives chant the 'Ncyeem Ingesh', songs of the nature spirits, praising the monarchy. [Vansina J., 1978: The Children of Woot, The university of Wisconsin Press]. Nyim Kot a-Mbweeky III wears royal belts 'Nkap' and 'Mwaandaan'. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on ass...

The full name of the Kuba Nyim depicted on the photograph is Kwεt áMbwε'ky René (III): aka Køt áMbwε'ky. Most full names consist of three successive personal names: the king's own name, the name of his mother and the name of his mother's mother connected by particles meaning "of." Only this ruler has a Christian name. The aka names are often used. ...

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Smithsonian Institution. Office of Folklife Programs. Family Folklore Project
Scanlon, Ro (field worker)
Kurzman, Ellen and George
Hill, Marilyn and Howard
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Dates:
1974 July 3
1974
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1974
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Smithsonian Institution. Office of Folklife Programs. Family Folklore Project
Raff, Mike (field worker)
Kessler, Harriet
Smith, J. J. Pringle & Lyons
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Dates:
1977 October 5
1977
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1977
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Immigrant Program 1997 Washington, D.C.
Gilbert, Dan (recorder)
Nienstadt, Felix E., 1960- (recorder)
Ntshona, Ayanda
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Dates:
1997 June 28
1997
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1997
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 South African Cooking / Ayanda Ntshona, Cecelia Vilakazi, Nana Shesheba. 102 Lesotho Cooking / Vuyiswa Mwerinde.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Immigrant Program 1997 Washington, D.C.
Lee, Bryan (recorder)
Rust, William (recorder)
Adiaratou, Guey
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Dates:
1997 June 25
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1997
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Work Experience Stories / Guey Adiaratou. 102 Passing On Culture / Djimo Kouyate. Kora. 103 Cultural Bridging / Basil Buchanan, Kanuthia Macharia. 104 Promoting Traditional Arts / Hermela Kebede, Raheal Mekuria.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Immigrant Program 1997 Washington, D.C.
Irvine, Tanya (recorder)
Townes, Eugene, 1933-2018 (recorder)
Pereira, Aristide
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Dates:
1997 June 26
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1997
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 African Immigrant Musical Traditions / Aristide Pereira, Cheikh Amala Diabaté. Nkoni. 102 African Immigrant Musical Traditions / Abiyi Ford, Abrehet Abreha. 103 African Music on Radio / Ibrahim Kanja Bah. 103 Old Traditions in New Settings / Sara Workeneh, Seleshe Damessae. Oud,Harp.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Folklife Programs. Family Folklore Project
Raff, Mike (field worker)
Ferraro, Loretta
Ferraro, Loretta
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Dates:
1977 October 9
1977
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1977
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Family Farm Program 1991 Washington, D.C.
Lepley, John (recorder)
Nagle, Carl (recorder)
Simanek, Arthur, 1918-2005
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Dates:
1991 July 4
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1991
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections