Query: Elisofon, Eliot
Christraud M. Geary photographs of Senegal
Creators:
Geary, Christraud M.
Dates:
1993
Size:
251 Slides (photographs) (1 volume, color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1993-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Christraud M. Geary during a research trip to Senegal in 1993. Locations documented include Île de Gorée, Saint-Louis, Luoga, and Dakar. Subjects include street scenes, artworks, views of and in the Institut Fondamental d'Afrique Noire (IFAN), and merchants at the Sandaga Market (Dakar).

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Donald White photographs
Dates:
1900s
Size:
29 Copy prints (black and white, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1986-033
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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Simon Ottenberg Collection (Nsukka Modern Art Project)
Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1992-1997
Size:
2,147 Slides (35 mm )
125 Prints
35 Negatives (35 mm )
Collection ID:
EEPA.2012-011
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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Historic Postcard Collection/ Imperial Institute
Dates:
circa 1920
Size:
6 Postcards
1 Map
1 Pamphlet (descriptive leaflet)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2013-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

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Gallery Watatu Collection
Creators:
Robert Therrien
Dates:
circa 1990s
Size:
13 items (cards )
Collection ID:
EEPA.2013-003
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The collection consists of 13 printed cards produced by Gallery Watatu in Nairobi, Kenya. These include exhibition announcements, an exhibition booklet, a holiday card, and cards featuring artwork from the Gallery.

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in EEPA.2013-003 for Elisofon, Eliot
Janet Stanley Ghana photographs
Creators:
Stanley, Janet
Dates:
1967
Size:
14 Slides (photographs) (color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-004
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Janet Stanley while working with the Ghanaian Youth Workcamp Association, from mid-June through mid-August, 1967. During this time, she served at two work camps, the first being in Awundome-Tsito, Ho District, Volta Region, where most of the slides were taken. The other photographic images were taken at Accra, her point of entry.

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in EEPA.1998-004 for Elisofon, Eliot
Wellington H. Cleaver photographs
Creators:
Cleaver, Wellington H.
Dates:
circa 1944
Size:
306 Photographic prints ((8 albums), black & white, 5.5 x 8 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1993-025
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Technical Sergeant Wellington H. Cleaver while on military tour in Western Africa, circa 1944.

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German Colonies photographic album
Creators:
Cigaretten-Bilderdienst Dresden
Dates:
1936
Size:
261 Photographic prints (color, 5 x 6 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1993-018
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Album containing prints collected from cigarette packets and assembled within. Prints are of scenes from German colonial possessions prior to the First World War.

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Allan L. Pitcher photographs
Dates:
between 1958-1972
Size:
178 Slides (photographs) (color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2003-003
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Allan L. Pitcher, a Foreign Service officer working and traveling in Nigeria, Cameroon, Liberia, Ghana and Upper Volta. Images include individual and group portraits of men, women and children, leaders and village elders. There are numerous images of markets to include close-ups of market stalls and street views. Also included are images of rites, ceremonies and various dance performances in Liberia, among the boys about to enter the initiation camp, women of Sande society and dances performed in conjunction with government ceremonies. Another focus of the photography are industry and economic activities. Slides show rubber production in Firestone Rubber plantation (Liberia), mining and dam construction. Among the most important images are architectural shots, which include African residences as well as official buildings. Pitcher also photographed the Esso station with the screens by Adebisi Akanji and a shrine in Oshogbo.

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in EEPA.2003-003 for Elisofon, Eliot
James E. Payne photographs
Creators:
Payne, James E., 1941-
Dates:
1973-1977
Size:
325 Slides (photographs) (1 volume, color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1988-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by James E. Payne while on vacation in East Africa of Coptic Christians in Ethiopia and the daily life of the Nuba and people in the Sudan. Images of Christians, mostly taken in the village of Lalibel, show various activities such as celebrations during the Timkat festival, cooking, Bible study and washing. Also depicted are art objects to include crucifixes and illuminated manuscripts. Images of the Nuba in Sudan, many from the Kordofan region, illustrate activities such as boat building in Omdurman, celebrating an Islamic festival in Omdurman, buying and selling in markets, and wrestling. Portraits depict body art and costumes. Also included are structures such as burial mounds and decorated houses.

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