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The African diaspora : slavery, modernity, and globalization / Toyin Falola

Author:
Falola, Toyin  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 418 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa
United States
Date:
2013
Topic:
African diaspora  Search this
Globalization  Search this
Africans  Search this
Transnationalism  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1027849

Yoruba family, gender, and kinship roles in New World slavery

Author:
Roberts, Kevin  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
America
Date:
2004
Topic:
Kinship  Search this
Call number:
E29.Y67 Y67 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_807573

Migration and slavery as paradigm in the aesthetic transformation of Yoruba art in the Americas / Christopher Adejumo

Author:
Adejumo, Christopher O. 1959-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Buraimoh, Jimoh Adetunji 1943- Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Okediji, Moyosore B (Moyosore Benjamin) Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Adejumo, Christopher O. 1959-  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
America
United States
Date:
2008
Topic:
Art, Yoruba  Search this
Artists, Yoruba  Search this
Religion--Influence  Search this
Call number:
DT16.5 .M54 2008
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_978854

The diaspora of Yoruba speakers, 1650-1865 : dimensions and implications

Author:
Eltis, David 1940-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Statistics
Place:
Cuba
Caribbean Area
Africa, West
Date:
2004
Topic:
Slave trade  Search this
Call number:
E29.Y67 Y67 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_807562

Africans in a colony of Creoles : the Yoruba in colonial Costa Rica

Title:
Yoruba in colonial Costa Rica
Author:
Lohse, Russell  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Costa Rica
Date:
2004
Topic:
Slaves  Search this
Call number:
E29.Y67 Y67 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_807567

Abbeokuta; or, Sunrise within the tropics: an outline of the origin and progress of the Yoruba mission. By Miss Tucker

Author:
Tucker, S (Sarah) d. ca. 1859  Search this
Physical description:
vi p., 1 leaf, 278 p. col. front., 5 plates (1 col.), 2 fold. maps. 18 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa
Date:
1853
Topic:
Missions  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Call number:
BV3630.Y6 T894 1853
BV3630.Y6T894 1853
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_252094

The Ọyọ Empire, c.1600-c.1836 : a West African imperialism in the era of the Altantic slave trade / by Robin Law

Author:
Law, Robin  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 340 p. : maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Nigeria
Africa, West
Date:
1977
Topic:
History  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Call number:
DT513.L38 1977X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_94153

British intervention and the slaves and peasant farmers of Ilorin, c. 1890-c. 1906

Author:
O'Hear, Ann  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Nigeria
Ilorin
Ilorin (Nigeria)
Date:
1994
Topic:
Slavery  Search this
Slaves  Search this
Fugitive slaves  Search this
Slaveholders  Search this
Yoruba (African people)--History  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
CB3 .P142
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_915577

The Atlantic slave trade in Yoruba historiography

Author:
Law, Robin  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Benin
Nigeria, Western
Date:
1991
Topic:
History  Search this
Historiography  Search this
Slave trade--History  Search this
Call number:
DT515.45.Y67 Y67 1991X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_531554

The Yoruba factor in the trans-Atlantic slave trade

Author:
Lovejoy, Paul E  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Nigeria
Date:
2004
Topic:
Ethnic identity  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Call number:
E29.Y67 Y67 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_807563

Nagô and Mina : the Yoruba diaspora in Brazil João José Reis and Beatriz Gallotti Mamigonian

Author:
Reis, João José  Search this
Mamigonian, Beatriz Gallotti  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Brazil
Date:
2004
Topic:
Fugitive slaves  Search this
Slave insurrections  Search this
Call number:
E29.Y67 Y67 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_807565

The Yoruba in Cuba : origins, identities, and transformations.

Author:
Reid, Michele  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Cuba
Date:
2004
Topic:
Slaves  Search this
Civilization  Search this
African influences  Search this
Call number:
E29.Y67 Y67 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_807566

Yoruba in the British Caribbean : a comparative perspective on Trinidad and the Bahamas

Author:
Howard, Rosalyn 1951-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
West Indies, British
Trinidad and Tobago
Bahamas
Date:
2004
Topic:
Slaves  Search this
Civilization  Search this
African influences  Search this
Call number:
E29.Y67 Y67 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_807568

The landscape and society of northern Yorubaland during the era of the Atlantic slave trade

Author:
Usman, Aribidesi Adisa  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Nigeria, Western
Oyo Empire
Igbomina (Nigeria)
Date:
2007
Topic:
Wars  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
DT473 .A73 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_905786

The enslavement of Yoruba

Author:
O'Hear, Ann  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Nigeria, Western
Date:
2004
19th century
Topic:
Slaves  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Slave traders  Search this
Kidnapping  Search this
Wars  Search this
Call number:
E29.Y67 Y67 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_807564

The Yoruba diaspora in the Atlantic world / edited by Toyin Falola and Matt D. Childs

Author:
Falola, Toyin  Search this
Childs, Matt D. 1970-  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 455 p. : ill ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
America
Africa, West
Date:
2004
C2004
Topic:
History  Search this
Slavery--History  Search this
Return migration  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_790934

Ann O'Hear Collection

Photographer:
O'Hear, Ann  Search this
Extent:
34 slides (photographs) (color, 35 mm)
2 Digital images
Culture:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Slides (photographs)
Digital images
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Nigeria
Date:
1980-2015
Summary:
Photographs taken by Ann O'Hear of leatherworking and pottery technology in Ilorin, Nigeria, from 1980 to 2015.
Scope and Contents:
The collection includes photographs taken by Ann O'Hear of leatherworking and pottery technology in Ilorin, Nigeria, from 1980 to 2015.

Images in Series 1 (Leatherworking in Ilorin) depict a saddle, including details of tooling, bridle, triangular decorations for horses, Alh. Imam Idiaro weaving and cutting out a template for use on saddle blankets, and a horse in ceremonial trappings waiting to welcome the Emir of Ilorin, Alh. Sulu Gambari, on his return from a trip abroad. Photographs were taken in Ilorin, including in the areas of Ile Onigaari and Balogun Alanamu.

Series 2 (Pottery Technology in Ilorin) includes images of potters, including Madam Fatimoh, constructing pots at the Ebu Dada pottery center, and in Ile Babaoye, Okelele, and Ile Mulabi, Ilorin.
Arrangement:
Images arranged in two series:

Series 1: Leatherworking in Ilorin, 1985-1989 (15 slides)

Series 2: Pottery Technology in Ilorin, 1980-2015 (29 slides, 2 digital images)
Biographical / Historical:
Ann O'Hear is a professor specializing in Nigerian material culture. Following graduation from college, she worked as a graduate volunteer teacher in Nigeria (1965‒1967) and in 1969 received an MA in African Studies from the Centre of West African Studies, University of Birmingham, UK. In 1976, she returned to Nigeria and worked as a lecturer at the Kwara State College of Technology, Ilorin, and researched the economic history of Ilorin. Studying under Professor J. D. Fage, she received her Ph.D. in History/African Studies in 1984 from the University of Birmingham. She left Kwara State College of Technology in 1985, and moved to America, where she became Coordinator of Intercultural Studies at Niagara University. She also worked in publishing, including as co-editor of the African Economic History journal. She authored the book Power Relations in Nigeria: Ilorin Slaves and Their Successors (1997), edited a new edition of Letters from Nigeria, 1899‒1900 of David Wynford Carnegie (1992), and has published numerous articles.
Related Materials:
Additional archival and art collections by Ann O'Hear are held at the following locations:

Ann O'Hear Collection: Research on Master Weaver Yahaya Kalu Olabintan of Ilorin. A digital collection including an introduction, a research note with bibliographical references, images with captions, and an appendix, deposited in the National Museum of African Art Library, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

The Dr. Ann O'Hear Archive, The Hull History Centre. An annotated collection of articles, books, interviews, research notes, correspondence, archival materials, etc., on slavery and related subjects.

The Ann O'Hear Collection, Royal Albert Memorial Museum (RAMM), Exeter. A collection of lantana beads from Ilorin (Nigeria).

"Additions to the Lovejoy-Adesiyun Collection." A digital collection including interviews, a research note, images, etc., Harriet Tubman Resource Centre, Harriet Tubman Institute, York University, Toronto, Canada. See http://digital.tubmaninstitute.ca/collections/show/11.

The O'Hear Collection of West African textiles, presented to ULITA—An Archive of International Textiles (University of Leeds). Handwoven cloths, dyed cloths, mostly Nigerian, collected by Ann and Hugh O'Hear, 1960s-1980s.
Provenance:
Donated by Ann O'Hear, 2016.
Restrictions:
Collection digitized and available online. 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.
Occupation:
Potters  Search this
Topic:
Leatherwork  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Weaving  Search this
Blacksmithing  Search this
Hides and skins  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Digital images
Citation:
Ann O'Hear Collection, EEPA 2016-004, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2016-004
See more items in:
Ann O'Hear Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-2016-004
Additional Online Media:

Ethnicity and the slave trade : Lucumi and Nago as ethnonyms in West Africa

Author:
Law, Robin  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Cuba
Benin
Date:
1997
Topic:
Ethnic identity  Search this
Name  Search this
Santeria  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Yoruba language--Etymology--Names  Search this
Call number:
DT19 .H673
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_539458

'Lucumí', 'Terranova', and the origins of the Yoruba nation / Henry B. Lovejoy, Olatunji Ojo

Author:
Lovejoy, Henry B  Search this
Ojo, Olatunji  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Nigeria
Delta State
Benin (Kingdom)
Africa, West
Date:
2015
16th century
Topic:
Lucumi (The Spanish word)  Search this
Ethnic identity  Search this
Yoruba (African people)--History  Search this
Migrations  Search this
Chalk drawings  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Names, Ethnological  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
DT1 .J858
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1072877

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