Query: Ethiopians
Stanley Chojnacki photographic collection
Creators:
Chojnacki, Stanisław
Dates:
1968, 1975
Size:
107 Slides (photographs) (color , 35mm.)
130 Transparencies (color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2007-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The collection contains 130 large format color transparencies, dating from 1968, of Ethiopian icons at the Institute of Ethiopian Studeis, Addis Ababa. The images were taken by Dr. Stanislaw Chojnacki and appear in his catalog publication Ethiopian Icons. The collection also includes 107 35mm color slides of the funeral of Emperor Haile Selassie I, taken by Dr. Chojnacki's colleague Dr. Paul Henze in 1975. At this time, the color slides are available for study purposes only.

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in EEPA.2007-001 for Ethiopians
Ethiopian Jubilee
Creators:
Sweeney, Edward C., 1906-1967
Dates:
1955
Size:
1 Film reel (20 minutes, color silent; 710 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1991.03
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film, shot in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, documents the 25th anniversary of the coronation of His Imperial Majesty Emperor Haile Selassie I. Film includes shots in the Church of St. Mary's, an address by Selassie to the Ethiopian Parliament, the reception of international dignitaries, and processions in the streets of Addis …

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in HSFA.1991.03 for Ethiopians
Ethiopian photographs
Dates:
1973
Size:
60 Slides (photographs) (1 volume, color, 35 mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by an unknown photographer in Ethiopia in 1973.

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in EEPA.1999-002 for Ethiopians
Ethiopian postcard albums
Dates:
1900s
Size:
278 Postcards ((2 v.), black & white, 9 x 14 cm. )
Collection ID:
EEPA.1995-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Postcards of Ethiopia.

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in EEPA.1995-001 for Ethiopians
Ethiopian Studio Photography collection
Dates:
1980s
Size:
14 Photographic prints (color, 15 x 10 in. or smaller.)
1 Photographic print (black & white, 9 x 5.5 cm.)
1 Volume
Collection ID:
EEPA.1997-023
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Portrait photographs taken in a photographic studio in Asmara, Ethiopia, during the 1980s.

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in EEPA.1997-023 for Ethiopians
Addis Ababa postcard album
Dates:
circa 1935
Size:
48 Postcards (Album, color.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2008-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This album contains postcards of religious sites and cultural/natural landscapes in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The postcards provide historical views of the city and names of churches and official buildings. The album binding was handmade by an Italian military official during the Ethiopian campaign in 1935-1936 and has a beautifully painted cover with the title Addis Abeba in Italian and Amharic, as well as an Italian coat of arms and official seal.

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in EEPA.2008-006 for Ethiopians
American Red Cross posters: African American HIV/AIDS program series with African proverbs
Creators:
Smith, Damballah Dolphus
American Red Cross
Dates:
1992
Size:
5 Posters (28 x 24 inches)
Collection ID:
ACMA.10-004.11
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Proverb 1 "He who upsets a thing should know how to rearrange it" (Sierra Leonean) -- Proverb 3 "The ruin of a nation begins in the homes of its people" (Ghanian) -- Proverb 4 "He who does not cultivate his field will die of hunger" (Guinean)-- Proverb 5 "When spider webs unite they can tie up …

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in ACMA.10-004.11 for Ethiopians
[Ethiopic illustrated prayer scrolls in the Ge'ez language]
Dates:
circa 1900?
Size:
2 Volumes (ill. ;, 11 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-DL.MSS001748B
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
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in SIL-DL.MSS001748B for Ethiopians
Joseph and Patricia Brumit collection
Creators:
Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Boyadjian, Torkom, 1920-1987
Dates:
1794
1964 - 1971
Size:
3 Photographic prints (8 x 10 inches.)
1 Map (framed , 25.5 x 21.5 inches.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2004-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This collection contains one framed map of Abyssinia circa 1784, measuring 25.5 x 21.5 inches, by cartographer and engraver Emanuel Bowen, and three 8 x 10 inch photographs depicting Ethiopian artist Afewerk Tekle (1971), Patriarch 'Abuna Tewoflos (1964) and Emperor Haile Selassie I (1967) respectively. Each photograph bears the signature of its subject. The photograph of 'Abuna Tewoflos was taken by Selassie's court photographer, Torkam "Tony" Boyadjian. Selassie's portrait is an official presentation photograph, with a green leather frame adorned with the emperor's coat of arms in gold, signed and dated by Selassie.

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in EEPA.2004-001 for Ethiopians
Marilyn Heldman photographs
Creators:
Heldman, Marilyn
Dates:
1965-1996
Size:
179 Slides (photographs) (color, 35 mm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2013-013
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This collection is comprised of 179 slides taken by Marilyn Heldman in Ethiopia, Nigeria, Eritrea, and Cameroon. Subjects include architecture, art objects, marketplaces, pottery, reliefs and cultures including the Anuak, Dorze, Falasha, Fulani, Gurage, Tigre, Falasha .

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in EEPA.2013-013 for Ethiopians
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