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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
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1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads, "Mine boys walking along path after completing day's work at Daggafontein Mines, Ltd., a gold and uranium mining operation adminitered by Anglo American Corp., of South Africa, Ltd., near a town called Springs, and east of Johannesburg, on the famous Rand (short for Witwatersrand). Rock in back is a 200-foot high pile of quart...

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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1959
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1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Migrants living and working in the town attempted to protect themselves from the enticements of urban living by forming migrant associations which would police the behaviour of their fellows who were in danger of breaking ranks. One such migrant association was the amalaita, made up mainly of young men from the Northern Transvaal. The amalaita's m...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
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Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Migrants living and working in the town attempted to protect themselves from the enticements of urban living by forming migrant associations which would police the behaviour of their fellows who were in danger of breaking ranks. One such migrant association was the amalaita, made up mainly of young men from the Northern Transvaal. The amalaita's m...

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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, "Mine boys walking along path after completing day's work at Daggafontein Mines, Ltd., a gold and uranium mining operation adminitered by Anglo American Corp., of South Africa, Ltd., near a town called Springs, and east of Johannesburg, on the famous Rand (short for Witwatersrand). Rock in back is a 200-foot high pile of quart...

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:
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, "Mine boys walking along path after completing day's work at Daggafontein Mines, Ltd., a gold and uranium mining operation adminitered by Anglo American Corp., of South Africa, Ltd., near a town called Springs, and east of Johannesburg, on the famous Rand (short for Witwatersrand). Rock in back is a 200-foot high pile of quart...

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:
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, "Mine boys walking along path after completing day's work at Daggafontein Mines, Ltd., a gold and uranium mining operation adminitered by Anglo American Corp., of South Africa, Ltd., near a town called Springs, and east of Johannesburg, on the famous Rand (short for Witwatersrand). Rock in back is a 200-foot high pile of quart...

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:
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, "Mine boys walking along path after completing day's work at Daggafontein Mines, Ltd., a gold and uranium mining operation adminitered by Anglo American Corp., of South Africa, Ltd., near a town called Springs, and east of Johannesburg, on the famous Rand (short for Witwatersrand). Rock in back is a 200-foot high pile of quart...

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:
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, "Mine boys walking along path after completing day's work at Daggafontein Mines, Ltd., a gold and uranium mining operation adminitered by Anglo American Corp., of South Africa, Ltd., near a town called Springs, and east of Johannesburg, on the famous Rand (short for Witwatersrand). Rock in back is a 200-foot high pile of quart...

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:
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, "Mine boys walking along path after completing day's work at Daggafontein Mines, Ltd., a gold and uranium mining operation adminitered by Anglo American Corp., of South Africa, Ltd., near a town called Springs, and east of Johannesburg, on the famous Rand (short for Witwatersrand). Rock in back is a 200-foot high pile of quart...

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:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart
Dates:
1948
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

These images were taken in mining compounds in the Johannesburg area, where African miners, migrant workers recruited from all over southern Africa, lived in segregated quarters. As a form of entertainment, miners performed dances and played music on Sundays. These performances attracted white visitors, who received permission from the white owners...

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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