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Smithsonian-Bredin Belgian Congo Expedition, 1955

Collection Creator::
Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977.  Search this
Container:
Box 127 of 194
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7231, Waldo L. Schmitt Papers
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Waldo L. Schmitt Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7231-refidd1e20052

Children at Katanga Copper Mine, Belgian Congo

Photographer:
Breckinridge, Mary, 1881-1965  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Patterson, M. Marvin Breckinridge  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black and white)
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
1932
General:
Original number: M III 41
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:
Katanga Province  Search this
Congo (Democratic Republic)  Search this
Collection Citation:
M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection, EEPA 1985-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-009, Item EEPA 1985-009-0059
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M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-009-ref768

Mail boat, Lualaba River, Belgian Congo

Photographer:
Breckinridge, Mary, 1881-1965  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Patterson, M. Marvin Breckinridge  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black and white)
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
1932
General:
Original number: M III 72
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:
near Bukama  Search this
Congo (Democratic Republic)  Search this
Collection Citation:
M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection, EEPA 1985-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-009, Item EEPA 1985-009-0064
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M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-009-ref773

Smithsonian-Bredin Belgian Congo Expedition, 1955

Collection Creator::
Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977.  Search this
Container:
Boxes 128-134 of 194
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7231, Waldo L. Schmitt Papers
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Waldo L. Schmitt Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7231-refidd1e20082
Additional Online Media:

Mask, Wood:Fiber:Face:from Pende (Bapende), Belgian Congo (Zaire) n.d

Creator:
Szecsi, L  Search this
Subject:
Szecsi Collection  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 004 in x 005 in
Culture:
Pende (Bapende)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 06000112
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_66716

99 Mask, Wood:Face:from Kuba (Bushongo) Culture, Belgian Congo (Zaire) n.d

Creator:
Szecsi, L  Search this
Subject:
Szecsi Collection  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 003 in x 005 in mounted on 007 in x 005 in
Culture:
Kuba (Bushongo)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 06000102
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_66706

SS Rejaf on the Upper Nile, Belgian Congo

Photographer:
Breckinridge, Mary, 1881-1965  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Patterson, M. Marvin Breckinridge  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black and white)
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
1932
General:
Original number: G III 35
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:
Congo (Democratic Republic)  Search this
Collection Citation:
M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection, EEPA 1985-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-009, Item EEPA 1985-009-0056
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M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-009-ref765

SS Prince Leopold, Bukama, Lualaba River, Belgian Congo

Photographer:
Breckinridge, Mary, 1881-1965  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Patterson, M. Marvin Breckinridge  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black and white)
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
1932
General:
Original number: III 50
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:
Bukama  Search this
Congo (Democratic Republic)  Search this
Collection Citation:
M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection, EEPA 1985-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-009, Item EEPA 1985-009-0061
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M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-009-ref770

People on the shore of Lualaba River, Belgian Congo

Photographer:
Breckinridge, Mary, 1881-1965  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Patterson, M. Marvin Breckinridge  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black and white)
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
1932
General:
Original number: M III 64
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:
near Bukama  Search this
Congo (Democratic Republic)  Search this
Collection Citation:
M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection, EEPA 1985-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-009, Item EEPA 1985-009-0062
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M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-009-ref771

People on the shore of Lualaba River, Belgian Congo

Photographer:
Breckinridge, Mary, 1881-1965  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Patterson, M. Marvin Breckinridge  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black and white)
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
1932
General:
Original number: M III 70
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:
near Bukama  Search this
Congo (Democratic Republic)  Search this
Collection Citation:
M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection, EEPA 1985-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-009, Item EEPA 1985-009-0063
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M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-009-ref772

Heller, Edmund, 1875-1939. Autograph letter from the Belgian Congo

Collection Creator:
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Correspondence, 8 x 13.5 in.)
Container:
Item M072a
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1925 March 28
Scope and Contents note:
Discusses Heller's request for permission to shoot four gorillas.
General note:
M072a is accession number in the Russell E. Train inventory list of the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History.
Collection Rights:
The collection is housed in the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History, which is open to researchers Monday through Friday in the afternoons, from 1:30 to 5:00 p.m.; morning visits are by appointment only. Please call (202) 633-1184 or email AskaLibrarian@si.edu for an appointment.
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Russell E. Train Africana collection
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
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Eduoard Otto Faber photographs of the Belgian Congo

Creator:
Faber, Eduoard Otto  Search this
Extent:
168 prints (silver gelatin)
Culture:
Kongo (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
prints
Place:
Belgian Congo
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
circa 1918-1943
Scope and Contents note:
Images of Congolese people, villages, boats, events, and scenery as well as possibly Faber and his friends and colleagues.
Biographical/Historical note:
Eduoard Otto Faber (1889-1973) was a Luxembourg native who worked for a Belgian textile company. From 1918 to 1934 Faber traveled regularly to the Belgian Congo for work, staying from 6 months to two years at a time.
Local Call Number(s):
Photo Lot 97-33
Provenance:
Donated by Robert E. Goodman, Faber's grandson, 1997.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Boats and boating  Search this
Villages  Search this
Dwellings  Search this
Citation:
Photo Lot 97-33, the Eduoard Otto Faber photographs of the Belgian Congo, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.97-33
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-97-33

Belgian Congo Man Beside Banana Plant Outside Wood Frame House With Thatch Roof n.d

Creator:
Camp, J. W.?  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 003 in x 004 in mounted on 007 in x 010 in
Culture:
Congolese (Democratic Republic)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Belgian Congo
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 06067601
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_67515

Belgian Congo Husband with Wife Wearing 8 Pound Brass Collar; Both in Costume n.d

Creator:
Camp, J. W.?  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 003 in x 004 in mounted on 007 in x 010 in
Culture:
Congolese (Democratic Republic)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Belgian Congo
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 06067603
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_67517

Dancers at Paulis-Mangbetu, during Smithsonian-Bredin Belgian Congo Expedition, 1955

Creator:
Schmitt, Waldo L (Waldo Lasalle) 1887-1977  Search this
Physical description:
Stereographsâ„— ;
Type:
Color transparencies
Local number:
SIA RU007231 [SIA2012-0403]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_368626

Wives of miners waiting in line for food rations, Elisabethville, Belgian Congo

Photographer:
Breckinridge, Mary, 1881-1965  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Patterson, M. Marvin Breckinridge  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black and white)
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
1932
General:
Original number: M III 37
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:
Lubumbashi (Elisabethville)  Search this
Congo (Democratic Republic)  Search this
Collection Citation:
M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection, EEPA 1985-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-009, Item EEPA 1985-009-0057
See more items in:
M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-009-ref766

Wives of miners waiting in line for food rations, Elisabethville, Belgian Congo

Photographer:
Breckinridge, Mary, 1881-1965  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Patterson, M. Marvin Breckinridge  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black and white)
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
1932
General:
Original number: M III 38
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:
Lubumbashi (Elisabethville)  Search this
Congo (Democratic Republic)  Search this
Collection Citation:
M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection, EEPA 1985-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-009, Item EEPA 1985-009-0058
See more items in:
M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-009-ref767

Wives of miners drawing water in copper mine compound near Elisabethville, Belgian Congo

Photographer:
Breckinridge, Mary, 1881-1965  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Patterson, M. Marvin Breckinridge  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black and white)
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
1932
General:
Original number: VP III 42
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:
Lubumbashi (Elisabethville)  Search this
Congo (Democratic Republic)  Search this
Collection Citation:
M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection, EEPA 1985-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-009, Item EEPA 1985-009-0060
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M. Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-009-ref769

Belgian Congo Men in Costume, Including Cook and Servants Of Photographer, Outside Tents of Camp n.d

Creator:
Camp, J. W.?  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 004 in x 002 in mounted on 007 in x 010 in
Culture:
Congolese (Democratic Republic)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Belgian Congo
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 06067602
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_67516

Belgian colonial administrators and Tetela chief Near Lusambo, Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of Congo)

Photographer:
Gorlia, Emile E.O.  Search this
Collection Source:
Harris, Nancy H.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Gorlia, Emile E.O.  Search this
Extent:
1 glass negative (b&w, 8 x 10.5 cm.)
Culture:
Tetela (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Glass negatives
Glass negatives
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
[ca. 1915]
Scope and Contents:
Judge E. Gorlia's second journey in the Belgian Congo from February 1915 to March 1917.
General:
Title source: Archives staff; title not provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection digitized and available online. 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
Leaders  Search this
Colonial administrators  Search this
Armed Forces  Search this
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Children  Search this
Genre/Form:
Glass negatives
Collection Citation:
Emile Gorlia Photographs, EEPA 1977-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1977-001, Item EEPA 1977-0001-374
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Emile Gorlia photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1977-001-ref1219

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