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Young Xhosa Man, Transkei, South Africa

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 prints ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic prints ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Photographic prints
Place:
Africa
South Africa
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
Dressed for boy's initiation.
In 1947, Constance Staurt Larrabee visited the Transkei. She was there researching the housing problems in Southern Africa.
There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print and 6x6 contact print for reference purposes.
Local Note:
Original Constance Stuart Larrabee Number: 6-18
Contact Sheet Number: 306405-1
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:
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection, EEPA 1998-006, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1998-006, Item EEPA 1998-061071
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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-ref1572

Xhosa Woman Making Jewelry, Transkei, South Africa

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 prints ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic prints ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Photographic prints
Place:
Africa
South Africa
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
Transkei Woman Making Jewelry, 1947. She is sitting in the grass next to a large cloth. She is putting beads on a long string. The woman is wearing a head wrap, several bracelets, a necklace and a skirt. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1947.
In 1947, Constance Staurt Larrabee visited the Transkei. She was there researching the housing problems in Southern Africa.
There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print and 6x6 contact print for reference purposes.
Local Note:
Original Constance Stuart Larrabee Number: 6-58
Contact Sheet Number: 306405-25
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:
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection, EEPA 1998-006, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1998-006, Item EEPA 1998-061122
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-ref1623

Xhosa Man Building Homestead, Transkei, South Africa

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 prints ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic prints ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Photographic prints
Place:
Africa
South Africa
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
Transkei Man Building Homestead, 1947. A man is sitting on a roof laying grass down. Transkei homesteads are usually circular and built by interweaving rods and twigs and overlaying it with clay. A small window can partially be seen which is usually about one square foot. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1947.
In 1947, Constance Staurt Larrabee visited the Transkei. She was there researching the housing problems in Southern Africa.
There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print and 6x6 contact print for reference purposes.
Local Note:
Original Constance Stuart Larrabee Number: 6-90
Contact Sheet Number: 306405 ("Pondo Builds House")
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:
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection, EEPA 1998-006, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1998-006, Item EEPA 1998-061140
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-ref1641

Xhosa Woman Decorating A Child's Face, Transkei, South Africa

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 prints ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic prints ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Photographic prints
Place:
Africa
South Africa
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
Transkei Woman Decorating A Child's Face, 1947. Both are standing in front of a Transkei homestead. The woman, seen in earlier prints, is using her finger to decorate a child's face similar to her own. She is using white clay that she got by scraping a soft white stone. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1947.
In 1947, Constance Staurt Larrabee visited the Transkei. She was there researching the housing problems in Southern Africa.
There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print and 6x6 contact print for reference purposes.
Local Note:
Original Constance Stuart Larrabee Number: 6-86
Contact Sheet Number: 306405-32
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:
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection, EEPA 1998-006, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1998-006, Item EEPA 1998-061136
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-ref1637

Xhosa Woman Decorating A Child's Face, Transkei, South Africa

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 prints ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic prints ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Photographic prints
Place:
Africa
South Africa
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
Transkei Woman Decorating A Child's Face, 1947. Both are standing in front of a Transkei homestead. The woman is sticking out her tongue and bringing her hand toward it. She is holding the child's head with her other hand. She is wearing a large head wrap and jewelry. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1947.
In 1947, Constance Staurt Larrabee visited the Transkei. She was there researching the housing problems in Southern Africa.
There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print and 6x6 contact print for reference purposes.
Local Note:
Original Constance Stuart Larrabee Number: 6-87
Contact Sheet Number: 306405-32
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:
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection, EEPA 1998-006, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1998-006, Item EEPA 1998-061137
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-ref1638

Xhosa girl at St. Cuthbert's Mission, Transkei Territory, South Africa

Photographer:
Breckinridge, Mary, 1881-1965  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Patterson, M. Marvin Breckinridge  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black and white)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
1932
General:
Original number: G I 49
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:
Transkei (South Africa)  Search this
South Africa  Search this
Xhosa (African people)  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 1985-009-0004
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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-ref711

Eragrostis plana Nees

Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
L. Smook  Search this
Place:
41 km from Umtata on road to Port St Johns Rocky outcrop., Transkei, South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
28 Feb 1985
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Chloridoideae
Published Name:
Eragrostis plana Nees
Barcode:
01165920
USNM Number:
3199798
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Barcode of Life
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10620680

Helichrysum glomeratum Klatt

Min. Elevation:
1951  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
R. D. Bayliss  Search this
Place:
Southern Africa, Mount Cala, Transkei, South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
14 May 1975
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Asteroideae
Published Name:
Helichrysum glomeratum Klatt
Barcode:
01743117
USNM Number:
2783313
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12809734

Senecio purpureus L.

Min. Elevation:
853  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
R. D. Bayliss  Search this
Place:
Komgha, Transkei, South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
2 Dec 1965
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Asteroideae
Published Name:
Senecio purpureus L.
Barcode:
01842488
USNM Number:
2616789
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13044907

Streptocarpus rexii Lindl.

Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
T. Mclellan  Search this
Place:
Kentani, Nyaturn, On S running kloof near stream, Transkei, South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
25 Feb 1991
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Gesneriaceae
Published Name:
Streptocarpus rexii Lindl.
Barcode:
01274704
USNM Number:
3215983
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13739376

Conostomium natalense (Hochst.) Bremek.

Min. Elevation:
61  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
R. D. Bayliss  Search this
Place:
Lusikisiki. Transkei, South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
2 Apr 1971
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rubiales Rubiaceae
Published Name:
Conostomium natalense (Hochst.) Bremek.
Barcode:
02358371
USNM Number:
2629248
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13742390

Vitex agnus-castus L.

Min. Elevation:
671  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
R. D. Bayliss  Search this
Place:
Southern Africa. Grahamstown, Albany. Transkei., South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
30 Dec 1973
Common name:
lilac chastetree
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Lamiales Lamiaceae
Published Name:
Vitex agnus-castus L.
Barcode:
02781896
USNM Number:
2744925
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13889848

Plectranthus calycinus Benth.

Min. Elevation:
1829  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
Bayliss  Search this
Place:
Cala Transkei., South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
1 Apr 1969
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Lamiales Lamiaceae
Published Name:
Plectranthus calycinus Benth.
Barcode:
02818546
USNM Number:
2629187
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14048850

Thunbergia sp.

Min. Elevation:
1050  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
E. Cloete  Search this
Place:
Escarp between Mgekezweni & Xwili, Umtata, Transkei., South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
14 Dec 1991
Common name:
thunbergia
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Acanthaceae
Published Name:
Thunbergia sp.
Barcode:
02852408
USNM Number:
3238206
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14096035

Thunbergia sp.

Min. Elevation:
180  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
D. L. Wopula  Search this
Place:
Near Goso Forest Junior Secondary School, Goso Forest, Lusikisiki, Transkei, South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
30 Dec 1991
Common name:
thunbergia
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Acanthaceae
Published Name:
Thunbergia sp.
Barcode:
02852409
USNM Number:
3238208
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14096036

Asystasia coromandeliana Nees

Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
T. McLellan  Search this
Place:
The Haven, Bashee River mouth, Eliotdale, Transkei., South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
19 Dec 1991
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Acanthaceae
Published Name:
Asystasia coromandeliana Nees
Barcode:
02868577
USNM Number:
3238210
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14119503

Hypoestes verticillaris (L. f.) Sol.

Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
E. Cloete  Search this
Place:
Transkei, South Africa, Africa
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Acanthaceae
Published Name:
Hypoestes verticillaris (L. f.) Sol.
Barcode:
02873168
USNM Number:
3238207
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14196685

Pachycarpus concolor E. Mey.

Min. Elevation:
152  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
Bayliss  Search this
Place:
Frasers Gorge. Transkei., South Africa, Africa
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Gentianales Asclepiadaceae
Published Name:
Pachycarpus concolor E. Mey.
Barcode:
03253570
USNM Number:
2564257
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14590717

Verbena brasiliensis Vell.

Min. Elevation:
853  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
R. D. Bayliss  Search this
Place:
Southern Africa. Komgha, Transkei., South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
2 Dec 1965
Common name:
Brazilian vervain
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Lamiales Verbenaceae
Published Name:
Verbena brasiliensis Vell.
Barcode:
03194664
USNM Number:
2616807
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14710218

Phylica paniculata Willd.

Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
Forester Fraser  Search this
Place:
District Ntsubane Transkei., South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
Jan 1924
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rhamnales Rhamnaceae
Published Name:
Phylica paniculata Willd.
Barcode:
03371909
USNM Number:
1274212
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14893200

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