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Creator:
Sœurs Missionnaires de Notre-Dame des Apotres (Vénissieux, France)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Côte d'Ivoire
Côte d'Ivoire -- Lagunes Region -- Mossou
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Moossou - Deux jeunes filles à la veille du mariage chrétien."
Translated caption reads: "Mossou - Two young girls on the eve of their christian marriage."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Sœurs Missionnaires de Notre-Dame des Apotres / Vénissieux (Rhône)."
Local Numbers:
EEPA IV-20-11
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Missionaries  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA IV 1985-145132
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5048