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Dates:
[ca. 1910]
Level:
item
Size:
1 postcard (color, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1992-004
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Orginal caption reads, "Kumasi, Gold Coast. The Fort, view from South. Copy right Basel Mission Book Depot, Accra, Gold-Coast, W.-A.."

Printed caption on verso reads, "Union Postale Universelle. Gold coast (Côte d'or). Post card."

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Creators:
Western Union Telegraph Company
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 10.4" x 7.8")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1972
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The plain lies in the middle of the western Rift Valley. It is surrounded by high, steep mountains (Mitumba >2000m) on its western side and by gently sloping hills on its eastern side. A lake covered the bottom of the Rift Valley during the last pluvial era but later shrank to its present position, leaving a series of abandoned sand dunes, barrier...

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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

The Black-winged Stilt is a large black and white wader with long orange-red legs and a straight black bill. It has black on the back of the neck, a white collar and a red iris. Black-winged Stilts give a repeated high-pitched barking call. The Black-winged Stilt is a social species, and is usually found in small groups. It has a wide range, includ...

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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

Several major geographic regions may be defined in terms of terrain and patterns of natural vegetation, namely the central Congo Basin, the uplands north and south of the basin, and the eastern highlands. The eastern highlands region is the highest and most rugged portion of the country. It extends for more than 1,500 kilometers from above Lake Alb...

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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

Several major geographic regions may be defined in terms of terrain and patterns of natural vegetation, namely the central Congo Basin, the uplands north and south of the basin, and the eastern highlands. The eastern highlands region is the highest and most rugged portion of the country. It extends for more than 1,500 kilometers from above Lake Alb...

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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

Several major geographic regions may be defined in terms of terrain and patterns of natural vegetation, namely the central Congo Basin, the uplands north and south of the basin, and the eastern highlands. The eastern highlands region is the highest and most rugged portion of the country. It extends for more than 1,500 kilometers from above Lake Alb...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1951
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Lying slightly north of the Equator, the Ruwenzori Range has a maximum breadth of 30 miles (50 km) and extends south-north for 80 miles (130 km) between Lake Edward and Lake Albert. The Ruwenzori Range falls steeply westward to the Western Rift Valley, while its descent to the east is more gradual, leading to the uplands of the western part of Uga...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1951
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Lying slightly north of the Equator, the Ruwenzori Range has a maximum breadth of 30 miles (50 km) and extends south-north for 80 miles (130 km) between Lake Edward and Lake Albert. The Ruwenzori Range falls steeply westward to the Western Rift Valley, while its descent to the east is more gradual, leading to the uplands of the western part of Uga...

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