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Plate XIII Film 3, Landscape, mountain one side, 123 (4" x 5" negative)

Collection Creator::
United States National Museum. Division of Plants  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-280, United States National Museum. Division of Plants, Curatorial Records
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Curatorial Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa13-280-refidd1e1399

Plate XVI Film 6, Landscape, mountain through clouds, river in center, part of Portovelo, 161, October 7, 1918 (1 4" x 5" negative)

Collection Creator::
United States National Museum. Division of Plants  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-280, United States National Museum. Division of Plants, Curatorial Records
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Curatorial Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa13-280-refidd1e1837

Plate VIII Film 11, Landscape, mountain black, range of mountains, road in fore, near Biblian, 79, September 16, 1918 (4" x 5" negative)

Collection Creator::
United States National Museum. Division of Plants  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-280, United States National Museum. Division of Plants, Curatorial Records
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Curatorial Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa13-280-refidd1e3160

An Elk of By-Gone Times [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Rungius, Carl 1869-1959  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1907
Topic:
Animal--Deer  Search this
Landscape--Tree--Pine Tree  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001800
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_140677

Where the Big Ones Lie [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Unknown  Search this
Publisher:
F. A. Schneider  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print color
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1946
Topic:
Landscape--Water  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Figure group--Male  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Fishing  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001854
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_141180

The Man of Sorrow [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Taylor, William Ladd 1854-1926  Search this
Photographic firm:
Moffat, Yard & Company  Search this
Publisher:
Curtis Publishing Company  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print color
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1900, 1906
Topic:
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
State of Being--Emotion--Sorrow  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002078
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_142268

Landscape-Mountains and Lake with Sailboat, (painting)

Painter:
Unknown  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Date:
EARLY 20TH C
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Landscape--Lake  Search this
Control number:
IAP 73100095
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_165739

Plate XVI Film 11, Landscape, mountains in distance, near Portovelo, 165, October 13, 1918 (1 4" x 5" negative)

Collection Creator::
United States National Museum. Division of Plants  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-280, United States National Museum. Division of Plants, Curatorial Records
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Curatorial Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa13-280-refidd1e1886

Plate I Film 7, Distant landscape, mountains, Casa Grande, church, taken on railroad, above Huigra, looking towards Huigra, 4, August 16, 1918 (4" x 5" negative)

Collection Creator::
United States National Museum. Division of Plants  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-280, United States National Museum. Division of Plants, Curatorial Records
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Curatorial Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa13-280-refidd1e3233

George Rohrmann Collection

Photographer:
Rohrmann, G. F. (George F.)  Search this
Extent:
129 color slides (35mm)
622 negatives (photographic) (black and white, 35mm)
Culture:
Hausa (African people)  Search this
Xhosa (African people)  Search this
Sotho (African people)  Search this
Ndebele (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Color slides
Negatives (photographic)
Place:
Lesotho
Kano (Nigeria)
South Africa
Nigeria
Tanzania
Date:
1970-1975
Summary:
The collection depicts the everyday life and architecture of Basotho, Hausa, Makonde, Matabele, Pedi, Swazi, and Xhosa peoples in Nigeria, Southern Africa, and Tanzania.
Content Description:
The collection depicts Basotho, Hausa, Makonde, Matabele, Pedi, Swazi, and Xhosa peoples in Lesotho, Nigeria, South Africa, Swaziland, and Tanzania. Images show agricultural work, architecture, carving, cooking, landscapes, mountains, and portraits, among other subjects. Highlights of the collection include Makonde carvers at work in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Hausa peoples tie dying at indigo dye pits in Kano, Nigeria, and house decorations in South Africa and Lesotho including Bataung houses decorated with stone mosaics.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into series according to geographic location:

Series 1: Nigeria, 1974

Series 2: South Africa, 1970-1975

Series 3: Tanzania, 1974
Biographical / Historical:
Dr. George F. Rohrmann is Professor Emeritus of the Department of Microbiology at Oregon State University. His field of specialization is Virology.
Provenance:
Donated by George Rohrmann in December 2017 and March 2018.
Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
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:
Pedi (African people)  Search this
Swazi (African people)  Search this
Dyeing -- tie dyeing  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Buildings  Search this
Makonde (African people)  Search this
Citation:
George Rohrmann Collection, EEPA 2018-003, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2018-003
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George Rohrmann Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-2018-003

Mounts--Jefferson, Adams and Munroe, from top Mount Washington, (painting)

Artist:
Johnson, N. T.  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain--Mt. Jefferson  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Mt. Adams  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Mt. Munroe  Search this
Control number:
AECI 06170113
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_110195

Sierra, (painting)

Painter:
Payne, Edgar 1882-1947  Search this
Medium:
Oil on board
Type:
Paintings
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Landscape--California  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Sierra Nevada Mountains  Search this
Control number:
IAP 71790281
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_155779

Sunset on Mount Tacoma, (painting)

Painter:
Best, Harry Cassie 1863-1936  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Kalamazoo Valley Museum 230 North Rose Street Kalamazoo Michigan 49007 Accession Number: A 127
Date:
Ca. 1915
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Landscape--Time--Night  Search this
Landscape--Washington  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Mt. Rainier  Search this
Control number:
IAP 24700023
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_285158

View of Mount Washington, (painting)

Painter:
Kensett, John Frederick 1816-1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art P.O. Box 1169 Bentonville Arkansas
Date:
1852
Topic:
Landscape--New Hampshire  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Mt. Washington  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--White Mountains  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Presidential Range  Search this
Landscape--River  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Control number:
IAP 68110041
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_445289

Bear Mountain, Adirondack, (painting)

Artist:
McDougall, J. L.  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain--Bear Mountain  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Adirondack Mountains  Search this
Landscape--New York  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05910088
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_106785

Lafayette Mountain,--from Franconia, N.H., (painting)

Artist:
Champney, B.  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain--Lafayette Mountain  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--White Mountains  Search this
Landscape--New Hampshire--Franconia  Search this
Control number:
AECI 06540096
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_114395

View of the White Mountains, from Lancaster Hill, 16 Miles distant, (painting)

Artist:
Pratt  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain--White Mountains  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Lancaster Hill  Search this
Landscape--New Hampshire  Search this
Control number:
AECI 06550111
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_114513

Glimpse of Mont Blanc, (painting)

Artist:
Gignoux, Regis  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain--Mt. Blanc  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Alps  Search this
Landscape--France  Search this
Landscape--Foreign--France  Search this
Control number:
AECI 07940044
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_120653

Mansfield Mountains, (painting)

Artist:
Fairman, J.  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain--Mt. Mansfield  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--White Mountains  Search this
Landscape--New Hampshire  Search this
Control number:
AECI 00790077
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_12736

The Jung Frau, (painting)

Artist:
Holt, Julia E.  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain--Jungfrau  Search this
Landscape--Switzerland  Search this
Landscape--Foreign--Switzerland  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Alps  Search this
Control number:
AECI 01020023
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_17587

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