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Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
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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, "At Bafodea Town. Suma Mannio Mansaray sewing on girl's brown cloth pubic sheath, with a boy's pants on his left knee." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
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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, "At Bafodea Town. Initiating girl from Kadanso Village in Bafodea Town with beaded headband and mpoiti hair style." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1988
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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 at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from January 30, 1988 to February 5, 1988.

Original caption reads, "Between January 30 and February 5, 1988, I revisited, with my wife Carol, the Igbo group of communities called Afikpo on the Cross River in southeastern Nigeria, .... Main street in Ezi Ume compound of the late sculptor, Chukwu Okoro. A lot of concrete there now compared to a similar photo taken during the 1950s." [Ottenber...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1988
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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 at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from January 30, 1988 to February 5, 1988.

Original caption reads, "Between January 30 and February 5, 1988, I revisited, with my wife Carol, the Igbo group of communities called Afikpo on the Cross River in southeastern Nigeria, .... Mgbom [village] Youth Association building, built by the younger age grades of the village as a meeting house. This is something new. In the 1950s they genera...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1988
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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 at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from January 30, 1988 to February 5, 1988.

Original caption reads, "Between January 30 and February 5, 1988, I revisited, with my wife Carol, the Igbo group of communities called Afikpo on the Cross River in southeastern Nigeria, .... General view of Afikpo from between the neighboring villages of Amuro and Mgbom, taken on the road that links them. Many new buildings of concrete or cement e...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1988
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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 at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from January 30, 1988 to February 5, 1988.

Original caption reads, "Between January 30 and February 5, 1988, I revisited, with my wife Carol, the Igbo group of communities called Afikpo on the Cross River in southeastern Nigeria, .... Old Government Local Council building. Built when I was there in 1960 for the time of the arrival of Nigeria's independence. The local government councils in ...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1992
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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 he was invited to receive a chieftaincy title at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from October 11, 1992 to October 20, 1992.

Original caption reads, "An elaborate, painted, walking stick made by a man from Amachara Village. I never saw such a stick in the 1950s, when they were plain or simply carved." [Ottenberg field research notes, October 1992].

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1988
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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 at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from January 30, 1988 to February 5, 1988.

Original caption reads, "Amachi Village first-son isiji initition concrete structure in Amachi commons. There are paintings on it by Oko Abagha. All of these concrete structures are new since the 1950s. Those made before with poles and fiber were not permanent. The decline in age grade activity in building the initiation bush may have encouraged th...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1988
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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 at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from January 30, 1988 to February 5, 1988.

Original caption reads, "Amachi Village first-son isiji initition concrete structure in Amachi commons. There are paintings on it by Oko Abagha. All of these concrete structures are new since the 1950s.. Those made before with poles and fiber were not permanent. The decline in age grade activity in building the initiation bush may have encouraged t...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1992
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 he was invited to receive a chieftaincy title at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from October 11, 1992 to October 20, 1992.

Original caption reads, "Ukpa ekpe full body masquerader at the Mbe Festival, Mgbom Village. This is much more colorful form than in the 1950s, and again, eventually derives from the Ekpe societies of the Ejagham (Ekoi) peoples east of the Cross River." [Ottenberg field research notes, October 1992].

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