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69. Congo Brazzavile: Boys Loango habillés à l'Européene

Creator:
Vialle (Brazzaville)  Search this
Meyrignac et Puydebois (Brive)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Commune de Brazzaville, -- Brazzaville
Date:
[ca. 1907]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "69. Congo.- Brazzaville. - Boys Loango habillés à l'Européenne."
Translated caption reads: "69. Congo. Brazzaville; Loango "boys" in European dress."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Cliché Vialle, Brazzavile - Phototypie Meyrignac et Puydebois, Brive (France)."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-33
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  Search this
Costume  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 CF 1985-140713
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2095

Congo Français Jeunes filles fiotes à Tuba (Rivière Kouilou)

Creator:
P.A.  Search this
A. Bergeret & Cie. (Nancy)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Kouilou Region -- Kouilou river
Date:
[ca. 1906]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Congo Français. Jeunes filles fiotes à Tuba (Rivière Kouilou)."
Translated caption reads: "French Congo. - Young [native (Vili)] girls at Tuba (Kouilou River)."
Publisher' logo on recto: "Phot. A.B.&Cie; Nancy." Additional printed text on recto reads: "Cliché P. A."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-36
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  Search this
Children  Search this
Animals  Search this
Parrots  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 CF 1985-140716
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2098

26. Congo Brazzaville: Jeunes Boys Loango

Creator:
Vialle (Brazzaville)  Search this
Meyrignac et Puydebois (Brive)  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 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Commune de Brazzaville, -- Brazzaville
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "26. Congo.- Brazzaville. - Jeunes Boys Loango."
Translated caption reads: "26. Congo. Brazzaville: Young Loango 'boys' [servants] ."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Cliché Vialle, Brazzavile - Phototypie Meyrignac et Puydebois, Brive (France)."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto. Manuscript message on recto and verso, address and postmarks on verso.
Postmarked Congo Francais, 13 June 1910 and Arrivee Bruxelles 14 July 1910.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-52
Collection Restrictions:
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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  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 CF 1985-140734
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2113

83. Congo Brazzaville: Ménage Loango

Creator:
Vialle (Brazzaville)  Search this
Meyrignac et Puydebois (Brive)  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 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Kouilou Region -- Loango
Date:
[ca. 1907]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "83. Congo.- Brazzaville / Ménage Loango."
Translated caption reads: "83. Congo. Brazzaville; Loango household."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Cliché Vialle, Brazzavile - Phototypie Meyrignac et Puydebois, Brive (France)."
Postmarked postage stamps on recto.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-54
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  Search this
Households  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 CF 1985-140736
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2115

91. Congo Brazzaville: Boys Loango et Femme Bondjos

Creator:
Vialle (Brazzaville)  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 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Bondjo (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Commune de Brazzaville, -- Brazzaville
Date:
[ca. 1909]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "91. Congo.- Brazzaville / Boys Loango et Femme Bondjos."
Translated caption reads: "91. Congo. Brazzaville; [Vili] 'boys' [servants] and Bondjo woman."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Cliché Vialle, Brazzavile - Phototypie Meyrignac et Puydebois, Brive (France)."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-55
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  Search this
Households  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 CF 1985-140737
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2116

47. Congo Français Mission Catholique de Brazzaville: Types Loangos en habit de fête!

Creator:
Mission Catholique de Brazzaville  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 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Commune de Brazzaville, -- Brazzaville
Date:
[ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "47. Congo Français / Mission Catholique de Brazzaville / Types Loangos en habit de fête!"
Translated caption reads: "47. French Congo / Brazzaville Catholic Mission / Loango [Vili] types in festive dress!"
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-56
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  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 CF 1985-140738
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2117

40. Loango Equipe de Loangos

Creator:
G. P., photographer  Search this
Le Deley, Ernest  Search this
Collection S. H. O.  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 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Kouilou Region -- Loango
Date:
[ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "40. - Loango. - Equipe de Loangos."
Translated caption reads: "40. - Loango. - Outfit of the Loangos [Vili]."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Collection S H O - G. P., Phot." Printed text on verso reads: "Imp. Le Deley, Paris."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-57
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  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 CF 1985-140739
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2118

Congo Français Femmes fiotes aux environs de Loango

Creator:
P.A.  Search this
A. Bergeret & Cie. (Nancy)  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 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Kouilou Region -- Loango
Date:
[ca. 1906]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Congo Français. - Femmes fiotes aux environs de Loango."
Translated caption reads: "French Congo. - [Native (Vili)] women near Loango"
Publisher's logo on recto: "Phot. A.B.& Cie Nancy." Additional printed text on recto reads: "Cliché P.A."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-58
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  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Households  Search this
Costume  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 CF 1985-140740
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2119

Congo Français Femmes fiotes á Kakamoeka (Rivière Kouilou)

Creator:
A. Bergeret & Cie. (Nancy)  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 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Kouilou Region -- Kakamoéka
Date:
[ca. 1906]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Congo Français. - Femmes fiotes á Kakamoeka (Rivière Kouilou)."
Translated caption reads: "French Congo. - [Native (Vili)] women at Kakamoéka (Kouilou River)."
Publisher's logo on recto: "Phot. A.B.& Cie Nancy."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-59
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  Search this
Households  Search this
Costume  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 CF 1985-140743
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2122

Congo Français Le roi de Loango et ses ministres

Creator:
P.A.  Search this
A. Bergeret & Cie. (Nancy)  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 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1906]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Congo Français. - Le roi de Loango et ses ministres."
Translated caption reads: "French Congo. The king of Loango and his ministers."
Publisher's logo on recto: "Phot. A.B.& Cie Nancy." Additional printed text on recto reads: "Cliché P.A."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Items EEPA CF-15-02 and EEPA CF-20-84 are duplicate postcards
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-84
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:
Leaders  Search this
Costume  Search this
Portrait photography  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 CF 1985-140780
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2152

Congo Français Le roi de Loango et ses ministres

Creator:
P.A.  Search this
A. Bergeret & Cie. (Nancy)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1906]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Congo Français. Le roi de Loango et ses ministres."
Translated caption reads: "French Congo. The king of Loango and his ministers."
Publisher' logo on recto: "Phot. A.B.&Cie; Nancy." Additional printed text on recto reads: "Cliché P. A."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Items EEPA CF-15-02 and EEPA CF-20-84 are duplicate postcards
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-15-02
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:
Leaders  Search this
Costume  Search this
Portrait photography  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 CF 1985-140782
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2154

Congo Français No. 2. Le roi n' Cusse des Bavili

Creator:
Visser, Robert, 1860-1937  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 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Congo Français. / No. 2. Le roi n' Cusse des Bavili."
Translated caption reads: "French Congo. No. 2. The king 'n' Cusse' of the Vili."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-90
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  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 CF 1985-140788
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2160

Congo Français Un médecin fiote à Loango

Creator:
P.A.  Search this
A. Bergeret & Cie. (Nancy)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Kouilou Region -- Loango
Date:
[ca. 1906]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Congo Français. Un médecin fiote à Loango."
Translated caption reads: "French Congo. A [native (Vili)] doctor in Loango."
Publisher' logo on recto: "Phot. A.B.&Cie; Nancy." Additional printed text on recto reads: "Cliché P. A."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Publication caption: A Vili diviner in Loango, French Congo; [Congo Français. Un médecin fiote à Loango]; Photograph by P.A.; c. 1900, postcard, collotype; Publisher unknown, c. 1905, Postmarked 1906; EEPA Postcard Collection CF-18-1
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-18-01
Exhibitions Note:
"In and Out of Focus: Images from Central Africa, 1885-1960," organized by the National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution, December 6, 2002-March 16, 2003.
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:
Medicine  Search this
Shamans  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 CF 1985-140832
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2200

Congo Français Vieux chef fiote à Tuba (Rivière Kouilou)

Creator:
P.A.  Search this
A. Bergeret & Cie. (Nancy)  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 CF
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Kouilou Region -- Kouilou river
Date:
ca. 1908
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Congo Français. Vieux chef fiote à Tuba (Rivière Kouilou)."
Translated caption reads: "French Congo. - Old [native (Vili)] chief at Tuba (Kouilou River)."
Publication caption reads: "27. NGANGA; French Congo (Congo). ca. 1906-1910; Photograph by P.A.. Printed by A. Bergeret & Co., Nancy, France. In front of the nganga is an nkisi with mamoni lines around the eyes."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-03-01
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:
Animals  Search this
Hunting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CF 2012-001-0002
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2281

Congo Français - Type Bavili, de Tchikaka

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Portrait of woman with bracelets on her upper arms, necklaces and hoop earings. Cicatrices from the middle of the chest down to the belly buttom. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema.
Local Numbers:
Audema 0083
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:
Portraits  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 1985-140009
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref845

Congo Français - Femme Bavili - Region de Tchihaka

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Translated caption reads:''French Congo. Bavili woman - Region of Tchihaka''. Portrait of woman with bracelets on her upper arms, necklaces and hoop earings. Cicatrices from the middle of the chest down to the belly buttom. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema.
Local Numbers:
Audema 0083
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:
Portraits  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 1985-140010
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref846

Congo Français - Scène de Fétichisme chez les Bavilis

Creator:
Audema, Jean, 1864-1936  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1 CF (Audema)
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Translated caption reads: ''French Congo. Scene of Fetichism in the Bavilis country''. In the foreground statuettes on the ground, sorcerer holding statuette in his left hand and a stick in his right hand, ornaments around his neck. Behind him two musicians and children in the background.Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema.
Local Numbers:
Audema 0086
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
B&w copy negative in cold vault.
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
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Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  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 1985-140011
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref847

Congo Français - Fabrication de l'huile de Palme chez les Bavilis

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Culture:
Vili (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Translated caption reads: ''French Congo. Processing of the Palm oil in the Bavilis country''. In the foreground men irrigating the soil, in the background, men at work.Verso address reads: '' M. Barou de Cayrol. 9 Rue Pergolẻse. Paris.'' Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema.
Local Numbers:
Audema 0092
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
Collection Restrictions:
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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:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Industry  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 1985-140013
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref849

Mats

Donor Name:
Cincinnati Museum Association  Search this
Carl Steckelmann  Search this
Collector:
Carl Steckelmann  Search this
Culture:
Villi  Search this
Bavilli  Search this
Object Type:
Mat
Place:
Republic of the Congo, Africa
Accession Date:
1891-Jun-17
Collection Date:
1885
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
024469
USNM Number:
E152607-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8342042
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Donor Name:
Cincinnati Museum Association  Search this
Carl Steckelmann  Search this
Collector:
Carl Steckelmann  Search this
Culture:
Villi  Search this
Bavilli  Search this
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Republic of the Congo, Africa
Accession Date:
1891-Jun-17
Collection Date:
1885
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
024469
USNM Number:
E152614-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8342050
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