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1991 au musée ethnographique de Porto Novo, Benin

Author:
Gounou, Colette  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Musée Ethnographic (Porto-Novo, Benin)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Benin
Porto-Novo
Date:
1993
Topic:
Ethnological museums and collections  Search this
Call number:
N8560 .P106
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_497061

Cyclosorus interruptus (Willd.) H. Itô

Biogeographical Region:
22 - West Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
ex herb. Mus. Paris  Search this
Place:
Dahomey, Fougeres Des Bords De La Lagune, Porto Novo, Benin, Africa
Collection Date:
Nov 1912
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Thelypteridaceae
Published Name:
Cyclosorus interruptus (Willd.) H. Itô
Barcode:
01543037
USNM Number:
3116442
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Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12441020

Polypodium scolopendria Burm. f.

Biogeographical Region:
22 - West Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Maziére  Search this
Place:
Dahomey, Fougered des Palmiers A Huile Evirons de Porto Novo, Benin, Africa
Collection Date:
Nov 1912
Common name:
wonum
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Polypodiaceae
Published Name:
Polypodium scolopendria Burm. f.
Barcode:
01596759
USNM Number:
3139582
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Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12604386

Fixer le nom de l'ancêtre (Porto-Novo, Bénin)

Author:
Jamous, Marie-Josée  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1994
Topic:
Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Asen  Search this
Call number:
BL2462.5 .S98X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_543882

Honmè : un musée dans sa communauté, (Porto-Novo, Benin)

Author:
Godonou, Alain  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Musée Honmè de Porto-Novo  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Benin
Porto-Novo
Date:
1995
Topic:
Museums  Search this
Call number:
N8560 .P106
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_509749

Anni Siranne-Coplan photographs

Photographer:
Siranne-Coplan, Anni  Search this
Extent:
474 negatives (photographic) (black & white, 35 mm.)
15 contact sheets (+ notes (1 v.))
Container:
Item 474
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Negatives
Place:
Togo
Nigeria
Porto-Novo (Benin)
Cotonou (Benin)
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1975-1976
Summary:
Photographs taken by Anni Siranne-Coplan in 1975 and 1976 of daily life in Benin, Ghana, Nigeria and Togo. Images depict architecture, open air markets and street scenes in cities, coastal towns and rural villages.
Arrangement note:
Images indexed by negative number.
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:
Marketplaces  Search this
Genre/Form:
Negatives
Identifier:
EEPA.1975-001
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-1975-001

La journée internationale des musées au Musée Ethnographique Alexandre Sénou Adandé, Porto-Novo, Bénin = International Museums day at the Musée Ethnographique Alexandre Sénou Adande, Porto Novo, Benin

Title:
International Museums day at the Musée Ethnographique Alexandre Sénou Adande, Porto Novo, Benin
Author:
Gounou, Colette  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Benin
Date:
1995
Topic:
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Museums and schools  Search this
Call number:
AM80.A1 B93
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_508472

Ivan Livingstone photographs

Photographer:
Livingstone, Ivan  Search this
Names:
Celestial Church of Christ  Search this
Extent:
527 slides (photographs) (color , 35mm.)
Culture:
Fon (African people)  Search this
Fula (African people)  Search this
Dan (African people)  Search this
Oyo (African people)  Search this
Ifè (African people)  Search this
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Somba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Color slides
Place:
Porto-Novo (Benin)
Ife (Nigeria)
Togo
Nigeria
Ghana
Dahomey
Benin
Africa
Date:
1972-1973
Summary:
The collection contains 527 color 35mm slides taken by Ivan Livingstone in West Africa (primarily the Republic of Benin but also in Ghana, Nigeria and Togo) circa 1972-1973. Images depict market scenes, Egúngún and Ifa ceremonies, religious ceremonies of the Celestial Church of Christ, funeral processions, decoration and ornament, clothing and dress, and musicians. There are also several images of the palace of the Oni of Ife. Culture groups represented in the collection include the Yoruba, Ifè, Oyo, Somba, Fon,Dan and Fula peoples.
Arrangement note:
Arranged by original photographer's series and classified by EEPA subject headings.
Biographical/Historical note:
Ivan Livingstone is an Afro-Canadian scholar and photographer of Jamaican and Guianese descent. He was raised in Verdun, a working-class suburb of Montreal. Livingstone has taught at McGill University in Montreal, Laval University in Quebec City, and in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Benin.
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:
Marketplaces  Search this
Ramadan  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Decoration and ornament  Search this
Egúngún (Cult)  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Ifa (Religion)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Citation:
Ivan Livingstone Photographs, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1996-004
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Ivan Livingstone photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-1996-004

Joseph Moïse Agbojelou : Bénin : Védo, Bénin 1912-Porto-Novo, Bénin 2000

Author:
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Agbojelou, Joseph Moïse 1912-2000  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2003
Call number:
TR119.S73 A47 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_770330

Male figure

Maker:
Fon artist  Search this
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 19 x 18 x 6.5 cm (7 1/2 x 7 1/16 x 2 9/16 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Porto Novo, Benin
Date:
ca. 1913-1917
Topic:
lion  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
95-9-1
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_95-9-1

The 10th meeting of the West African Archaeological Association (WAAA/OAAA), Porto Novo, Benin and archaeological publication in West Africa

Author:
Posnansky, Merrick  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
West African Archaeological Association Congresses  Search this
West African Archaeological Association Congress (10th : 2003 : Porto Novo, Benin)  Search this
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Africa, West
Date:
2005
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Call number:
DT13 .N9X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_810494

Porto Novo between the French and the British, 1861-1884

Author:
Soumonni, Elisee Akpo  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1985
19th Century
Topic:
Porto-Novo (Benin)--History  Search this
Call number:
DT515.A2 J88
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_489991

Alexandre Sènou Adandé Museum in Porto Novo/Benin and the intangible heritage : some ethical points for community involvement

Author:
Effiboley, Patrick  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Musée ethnographique Alexandre Sènou Adande  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Benin
Porto-Novo
Date:
2005
Topic:
Intangible property  Search this
Museums  Search this
Call number:
GN1 .D77
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_913810

Le Musée Ethnographique de Porto-Novo

Author:
Adamon, Waidi  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Musée Ethnographic (Porto-Novo, Benin)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Benin
Porto-Novo
Date:
1984
Topic:
Ethnological museums and collections  Search this
Call number:
AM91.B45 S47 1984
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_501401

Chief Paduna and Wives Porto Novo

Extent:
1 print (albumen., b&w, 14 x 20 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Place:
Africa
Porto-Novo (Benin)
Date:
[between 1877-1895]
Scope and Contents:
Group portrait of Chief Paduna and wives, Porto Novo, Benin, between 1877-1895. Accompanying inscription reads, "Chief Paduna and Wives, Porto Novo." Photographer unknown.
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.
See more items in:
West African photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1995-017-ref559

Rum Sellers Porta Nova

Extent:
1 print (albumen., b&w, 10 x 16 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Place:
Africa
Porto-Novo (Benin)
Date:
[between 1877-1895]
Scope and Contents:
Stereosopic picture of three youths pouring rum. In background is a thatched roofed mud hut with a bamboo addition, between 1877-1895. Accompanying inscription reads, "Rum Cellers, Porta Nova." Photographer unknown.
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.
See more items in:
West African photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1995-017-ref545

Fitish House Porto Novo

Extent:
1 print (albumen., b&w, 11 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Place:
Africa
Porto-Novo (Benin)
Date:
[between 1877-1895]
Scope and Contents:
Stereopscopic view of a hut, Porto Novo, between 1877-1895. Accompanying inscription reads, "Fitish House Porto Novo." Photographer unknown.
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.
See more items in:
West African photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1995-017-ref554

King Tofo's House Porto Novo

Extent:
1 print (albumen., b&w, 13.5 x 19.5 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Place:
Africa
Porto-Novo (Benin)
Date:
[between 1877-1895]
Scope and Contents:
Rear view of King Tofo's house, Porto Novo, between 1877-1895. Accompanying inscription reads, "King Tofo's House, Porto Novo." Photographer unknown.
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.
See more items in:
West African photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1995-017-ref560

Il labirinto Africano : il palazzo reale di Porto-Novo, in Benin / Roberta Cafuri

Author:
Cafuri, Roberta  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Benin
Porto-Novo
Date:
2002
Topic:
Labyrinths  Search this
Porto-Novo (Benin)--History  Search this
Royal palaces  Search this
Call number:
GN861. A734
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1016907

Museums and the school-aged public : the experience of the Porto-Novo Museum

Author:
Souza-Ayari, Rachida de  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Musée Ethnographie (Porto-Novo, Benin)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Benin
Porto-Novo
Date:
1992
Topic:
Museums and schools  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Call number:
AM80.A2 W55 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_548752

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