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Bantu Man

Creator:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative ((silver gelatin)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Photographic prints
Place:
Africa
South Africa
Johannesburg (South Africa)
Date:
1946
Scope and Contents:
Bantu Man, 1946. This photograph was published in Bengt Sundkler's book "Bantu Prophet in South Africa." The caption below the photograph reads as follows: " A Bantu John The Baptist. The white shirt with the green cord have been revealed to the prophet by an 'Angel' in his dreams as a means of overcoming and preventing illness. In his hand a staff of palm leaves." Photographic image of a man holding a bundle of plam leaves. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1948.
Constance Stuart documented church services, processions, and baptisms in several African churches. A 1938 series of photographs shows a baptism near Pretoria. In 1946, she spent time with several congregations in the Johannesburg area. Some of these photographs were published in Bengt Sundlker's book "Bantu Prophets in South Africa" (first published by Lutterworth Press, London 1948).
There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print for reference purposes.
Local Note:
Original Constance Stuart Larrabee Number: 15-55
Contact Sheet Number(s): none
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.
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection, EEPA 1998-006, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Insituation.
Identifier:
EEPA.1998-006, Item EEPA 1998-061588
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Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1998-006-ref2090

Bantu Children

Creator:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative ((silver gelatin)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Photographic prints
Place:
Africa
South Africa
Johannesburg (South Africa)
Date:
1946
Scope and Contents:
Bantu Children, 1946. Photographic image of three children standing side by side against a brick wall. They are looking to their left. They are wearing dark robes and dark caps with tassels. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1948.
Constance Stuart documented church services, processions, and baptisms in several African churches. A 1938 series of photographs shows a baptism near Pretoria. In 1946, she spent time with several congregations in the Johannesburg area. Some of these photographs were published in Bengt Sundlker's book "Bantu Prophets in South Africa" (first published by Lutterworth Press, London 1948).
There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print for reference purposes.
Local Note:
Original Constance Stuart Larrabee Number: 15-64
Contact Sheet Numbers: none
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.
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection, EEPA 1998-006, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Insituation.
Identifier:
EEPA.1998-006, Item EEPA 1998-061598
See more items in:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1998-006-ref2100

Bantu high life [sound recording] / with Moshe Sephula and orchestra

Performer:
Sephula, Moshe  Search this
Cover designer:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Bantu  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Songs and music
Place:
South Africa
Date:
1967
Topic:
South Africa--Songs and music  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Apartheid  Search this
Local number:
Folkways 8857
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232929

Bantu choral folk songs [sound recording] / sung by The Song Swapers ; with Peter Seeger

Performer:
Song Swappers  Search this
Commentator:
Seeger, Pete 1919-2014  Search this
Waterman, Richard Alan 1914-  Search this
Recorder:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 10 in
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
South Africa
Date:
1955
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Folk songs, Bantu  Search this
Wedding music  Search this
Work songs  Search this
Local number:
FW06912
Folkways 6912
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232579
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Aged Bantu Woman Grinding Mealies with Stone on Groundstone; Corn In Basket and Woman with Child Nearby; Both in Costume Outside Pole and Thatch House n.d

Creator:
Basson, R. O.?  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 006 in x 004 in mounted on 006 in x 004 in
Culture:
Bantu  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 06030200
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_67043

Bantu Chief with Shield, Spear, and Club and his Two Wives With Shield, Staff, and Switch; All in Costume on Grass Near Bush And Wood Frame House of Town n.d

Creator:
Basson, R. O.?  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 004 in x 006 in
Culture:
Bantu  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 06030100
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_67042
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In the heart of Bantuland; a record of twenty-nine years' pioneering in Central Africa among the Bantu peoples, with a description of their habits, customs, secret societies & languages, by DugaldCampbell ..

Author:
Campbell, Dugald 1871-  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 p. l., 11-313 p. front., plates, fold. map. 22 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1922
Call number:
DT16.B2 C19
DT16.B2 C19
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_62122

Bronze Statue and Base - "Les Bantu" or "The Forest Lovers", by Herbert Ward

Donor Name:
Mrs. Sarita S. Ward  Search this
Collector:
Mr. Herbert Ward  Search this
Height:
208cm
Depth:
82.5cm
Width:
92cm
Culture:
English  Search this
Object Type:
Statue / Base
Place:
Africa
Accession Date:
1921-Oct-24
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
067312
USNM Number:
E323729-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8393621
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Playbill for Sarafina!

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Used by:
Cort Theatre, American, founded 1912  Search this
Subject of:
Pat Mlaba, South African, born 1964  Search this
Lindiwe Dlamini  Search this
Dumisani Dlamini, South African, died 2004  Search this
Congo Hadebe, South African, born 1964  Search this
Nhlanhla Ngema, born 1965  Search this
Leleti Khumalo, South African, born 1970  Search this
Baby Cele, South African  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 x 5 5/8 in. (21.6 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1987
Topic:
African American  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.88
Restrictions & Rights:
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.88
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Bantu-Authority Council Chambers

Creator:
Art Publishers, Durban  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 10 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
South Africa
Date:
ca. 1970
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "Bantu-Authority Council Chambers."
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
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:
Cultural landscapes  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 SA-30-155
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-ref7641

Congo Belge - Ethnographie Indigéne Bantu

Creator:
Desaix, E.  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 CG (Desaix)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Congo Belge / Belgische Kongo - Série / Reeks / 4 No 10 - Indigéne Bantu. / Inheemsche Bantu. / Desaix, Bruxelles."
Translated postcard caption reads: "Belgian Congo - Series 4 No 10 - Indigenous Bantu."
Postcard 10 of 10; Belgian Congo: Ethnography, Series 4.
Local Numbers:
EEPA Desaix Series 4 No. 10
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
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Costume  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 CG 2011-001-0520
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-ref3814

Bow

Donor Name:
Rev. Samuel P. Verner  Search this
Collector:
Rev. Samuel P. Verner  Search this
Culture:
Bantu  Search this
Object Type:
Bow
Place:
Africa
Accession Date:
1899-Nov-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
035839
USNM Number:
E204274-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8356381
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Bow

Donor Name:
Rev. Samuel P. Verner  Search this
Collector:
Rev. Samuel P. Verner  Search this
Culture:
Bantu  Search this
Object Type:
Bow
Place:
Africa
Accession Date:
1899-Nov-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
035839
USNM Number:
E204275-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8356382
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Pillow Or Head-Rest

Donor Name:
Rev. Samuel P. Verner  Search this
Collector:
Rev. Samuel P. Verner  Search this
Culture:
Bantu  Search this
Object Type:
Headrest
Place:
Africa
Accession Date:
1899-Nov-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
035839
USNM Number:
E204332-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8356444
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Image Used In Divination

Donor Name:
Rev. Samuel P. Verner  Search this
Collector:
Rev. Samuel P. Verner  Search this
Culture:
Bantu  Search this
Object Type:
Figure
Place:
Africa
Accession Date:
1899-Nov-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
035839
USNM Number:
E204445-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8356566
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Drum

Donor Name:
Anonymous  Search this
Culture:
Bantu  Search this
Object Type:
Drum
Place:
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Africa
Accession Date:
1941-Aug-23
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
160834
USNM Number:
E381702-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8417344
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Charm, 4, Wood: Called Dollass Charm, 4, Bone:Called Dollass (Set of Four Owned by Family: One of Them Always in Lizard Form; Others Geometric Designs n.d

Physical description:
1 cyanotype print 008 in x 010 in
Culture:
Bantu?  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 06000800
OPPS NEG 9528 ?
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_66733

Portrait of Maiden in Costume 1890

Physical description:
1 photoprint 006 in x 008 in mounted on 008 in x 010 in
Culture:
Bantu?  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1890
Local number:
NAA INV 06028000
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_67021
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Pipe

Donor Name:
Mrs. Laurence K. Marshall  Search this
Culture:
Bantu  Search this
Object Type:
Pipe
Place:
Southwest (not certain), Africa
Accession Date:
1967-Jun-14
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
271812
USNM Number:
E407231-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8437173

Pipe

Donor Name:
Mrs. Laurence K. Marshall  Search this
Culture:
Bantu  Search this
Object Type:
Pipe
Place:
Southwest (not certain), Africa
Accession Date:
1967-Jun-14
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
271812
USNM Number:
E407232-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8437174

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