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Ceremony of measuring the cloth to be used by boy, to be initiated, in the bush, part of the preliminary activities of Limba intiation rites, Sirekude Village, Sierra Leone

Photographer:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Collection Collector:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Limba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Sierra Leone
Date:
1978-1980
Scope and Contents:
This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.
Original title reads, "At Sirekude Village. Sewing together the cloth strips for the boys' initiation dress." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].
Local Numbers:
2134/1978-1980
General:
Title source: Dr. Simon Ottenberg, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
Other Archival Materials:
Simon Ottenberg Papers are located at the National Anthropological Archives, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution.
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.

Photographs by Pa Huff, Hamaidu Mansaray, and Labelle Prussin are restricted. In these cases, the photographer's permission is required for access and publication of images.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.2005-001, Item EEPA 2005-0001-2112
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Simon Ottenberg photographs of Limba and Afikpo Peoples
Simon Ottenberg photographs of Limba and Afikpo Peoples / Series 1: Limba Peoples, Sierra Leone and Guinea / 1.2: Field Research, Year Two / Sirekude Village, Sierra Leone
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2005-001-ref3976

Secular Limba musical ensemble known as Poro, Sirekude Village, Sierra Leone

Photographer:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Collection Collector:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Limba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Sierra Leone
Date:
1978-1980
Scope and Contents:
This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.
Original title reads, "At Sirekude Village, old Kamuke Chiefom, now part of Bafodea Chiefdom. Poro musicians. Poro players are invariably Limba." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].
Local Numbers:
2156/1978-1980
General:
Title source: Dr. Simon Ottenberg, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
Other Archival Materials:
Simon Ottenberg Papers are located at the National Anthropological Archives, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution.
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.

Photographs by Pa Huff, Hamaidu Mansaray, and Labelle Prussin are restricted. In these cases, the photographer's permission is required for access and publication of images.
Topic:
Musicians  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.2005-001, Item EEPA 2005-0001-2134
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Simon Ottenberg photographs of Limba and Afikpo Peoples
Simon Ottenberg photographs of Limba and Afikpo Peoples / Series 1: Limba Peoples, Sierra Leone and Guinea / 1.2: Field Research, Year Two / Sirekude Village, Sierra Leone
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2005-001-ref3998

Museum of Shah, Tehran (Iran): White and Cobalt Samarra-Type Vessel

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948  Search this
Names:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948  Search this
Collection Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948  Search this
Extent:
1 Glass negative (b&w, 18 cm. x 13 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Glass negatives
Place:
Asia
Iran
Iran -- Tehran -- Tehran
Date:
1923-1931
Scope and Contents:
- Additional information from Finding Aid reads, "Subseries 4.13: Photo File 13 (3 vols.) "Miscellaneous, Shah's Museum and related objects," Subseries 4.13.3: Vol. 3, Image No. 282 (Negative Number: 2134): Shah's Museum. White and cobalt blue (Samarra type)."
Arrangement:
Glass Negatives, numbered from 1 to 3850, are housed in document boxes, and stored on shelves.
Local Numbers:
FSA A.6 04.GN.2134
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Decoration and ornament  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Genre/Form:
Glass negatives
Collection Citation:
Ernst Herzfeld Papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. Gift of Ernst Herzfeld, 1946
Identifier:
FSA.A.06, Item FSA A.6 04.GN.2134
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Ernst Herzfeld Papers / Series 4: Photographic Files
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a-06-ref29747

Limonia (Dicranomyia) indefensa

Collector:
Bates  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1524  Search this
Preparation:
Slide
Slide
Remarks:
Holotype
#Lots=1
Sex:
Female
Type Citation:
1939. Journal of the Agricultural University of Puerto Rico. 23: 112.
Type Status:
Holotype
Place:
La Visite and vicinity; La Selle Range, Ouest, Haiti
Collection Date:
16 Sep 1934 to 23 Sep 1934
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Insecta, Diptera, Limoniidae, Limoniinae
Published Name:
Limonia (Dicranomyia) indefensa Alexander, 1939
Other Numbers:
Inquire SerNum : 4465
Collector Number : 00006729
Old Catalog Number : 0462
USNM Type Number : 10406290
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Data Source:
NMNH - Entomology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/342281b38-1242-41bd-be25-d88be7a65126
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhentomology_9104362

Hordeum brachyantherum Nevski

Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
P. A. Rydberg  Search this
Ernst A. Bessey  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
Exploration of Montana and Yellowstone Park. East Dr Lacy's Creek., Wyoming, United States, North America
Collection Date:
10 Aug 1897
Common name:
Meadow barley
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Hordeum brachyantherum Nevski
Barcode:
03452039
USNM Number:
360618
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37acbd77e-1c67-439a-99d4-f3c1e4656f99
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15978106

Bromus racemosus L.

Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Reverend E. C. Smith  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
The Yellowstone National Park. Electric Peak., Montana, United States, North America
Collection Date:
27 Jul 1902
Common name:
bald brome
smooth brome
smooth cheat
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Bromus racemosus L.
Barcode:
04085019
USNM Number:
488651
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31095fb05-ce13-42c5-b21a-c6a3b28aae0a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15959508

Koeleria spicata ined.

Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Reverend E. C. Smith  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
Yellowstone National Park. Electric' Peak., Montana, United States, North America
Collection Date:
27 Jul 1902
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Koeleria spicata ined.
Barcode:
04009546
USNM Number:
488650
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c1ec0039-182e-47fa-8658-4aa463144b3a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15786899

Lloydia serotina (L.) Salisb. ex Rchb.

Collector:
Reverend E. C. Smith  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2438  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
The Yellowstone National Park. Electric Peak., Montana, United States, North America
Collection Date:
27 Jul 1902
Common name:
common alplily
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Liliales Liliaceae Lilioideae
Published Name:
Lloydia serotina (L.) Salisb. ex Rchb.
Barcode:
03943780
USNM Number:
488655
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e8a31034-cb6a-4c83-afaf-d4471977ee69
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15694621

Piper pesaresanum C. DC.

Biogeographical Region:
80 - Central America  Search this
Collector:
M. E. Davidson  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
Bajo Chorro, Boquete District, Republic of Panama., Chiriqui, Panama, Central America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
25 Jan 1938
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae (basal) Piperales Piperaceae
Published Name:
Piper pesaresanum C. DC.
Barcode:
03730446
USNM Number:
1820488
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c72a7afd-e8a4-49c4-8958-11d16a371f7d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15381755

Ranunculus inamoenus Greene

Collector:
Reverend E. C. Smith  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
The Yellowstone National Park. Electric Peak., Montana, United States, North America
Collection Date:
27 Jul 1902
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ranunculales Ranunculaceae
Published Name:
Ranunculus inamoenus Greene
Barcode:
03567272
USNM Number:
488647
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b5ae4ada-b785-4b57-bd69-4f53fc9753d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15158859

Stellaria borealis Bigelow

Collector:
Henry S. Conard  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
Yellowstone National Park. Crescent Hill., Wyoming, United States, North America
Collection Date:
17 Jul 1926
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Caryophyllaceae
Published Name:
Stellaria borealis Bigelow
Barcode:
03607768
USNM Number:
3621784
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d925092b-66aa-4257-bf0e-746a7ed8c4c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15086005

Nemophila breviflora A. Gray

Collector:
Frank Tweedy  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
Yellowstone P. Soda Butte., Wyoming, United States, North America
Collection Date:
Jul 1885
Common name:
basin nemophila
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Solanales Hydrophyllaceae
Published Name:
Nemophila breviflora A. Gray
Barcode:
03183256
USNM Number:
25366
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3928163e8-b80a-4204-9f7a-7942a562a60c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14759334

Hackelia micrantha

Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Reverend E. C. Smith  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
The Yellowstone National Park. Above Harr., Wyoming, United States, North America
Collection Date:
27 Jul 1902
Common name:
Jessica sticktight
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Lamiales Boraginaceae
Published Name:
Hackelia micrantha
Barcode:
02903956
USNM Number:
488653
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Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/320a7aa2a-517b-451a-affe-d1efff9b8166
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14206163

Carex praticola

Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Reverend E. C. Smith  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
Yellowstone National Park, Electric Peak, Montana, United States, North America
Collection Date:
27 Jul 1902
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Carex praticola
Barcode:
02130141
USNM Number:
488633
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Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30df760e1-e2f5-4f5f-a381-c09626603f42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13612964

Astragalus miser var. hylophilus (Rydb.) Barneby

Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Reverend E. C. Smith  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
Yellowstone National Park, Electric Peak, Montana, United States, North America
Collection Date:
27 Jul 1902
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Fabaceae Faboideae
Published Name:
Astragalus miser var. hylophilus (Rydb.) Barneby
Barcode:
02332993
USNM Number:
488634
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/388054f2e-cc00-4000-a768-8f3053fdb51a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13379079

Astragalus dasyglottis DC.

Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Reverend E. C. Smith  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
The Yellowstone National Park, Electric Peak (Base of Mountains), Montana, United States, North America
Collection Date:
27 Jul 1902
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Fabaceae Faboideae
Published Name:
Astragalus dasyglottis DC.
Barcode:
02330467
USNM Number:
488635
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b71f6834-3ed2-4529-bc58-78a56211852e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13376320

Elaphoglossum sp.

Biogeographical Region:
83 - Western South America  Search this
Collector:
Robert S. Williams  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
Rio Pelechuco, Franz Tamayo, La Paz, Bolivia, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
28 Apr 1902
Common name:
tonguefern
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Dryopteridaceae
Published Name:
Elaphoglossum sp.
Barcode:
01568033
USNM Number:
1832184
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/388eb8e62-9c70-48ad-9f38-a2500956aa0b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12495111

Cystopteris fragilis (L.) Bernh.

Biogeographical Region:
40 - Indian subcontinent  Search this
Collector:
Ralph R. Stewart  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
Pahlgam, Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir, India, Asia-Tropical
Collection Date:
28 Jul 1945
Common name:
brittle bladderfern
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Cystopteridaceae
Published Name:
Cystopteris fragilis (L.) Bernh.
Barcode:
01502627
USNM Number:
2017588
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/396e80b2e-8b78-4f93-bb2e-4c2bd1a61cf6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12374159

Cheilanthes pilosa Goldm.

Biogeographical Region:
83 - Western South America  Search this
Collector:
Robert S. Williams  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
Rio Pelechuco, Franz Tamayo, La Paz, Bolivia, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
28 Apr 1902
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Pteridaceae
Published Name:
Cheilanthes pilosa Goldm.
Barcode:
01499231
USNM Number:
700518
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/383bcf736-f1ea-4ff4-b289-b337dd150ebc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12362688

Cystopteris fragilis var. fragilis (L.) Bernh.

Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Frank Lamson Scribner  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
Little Belt Mts., Montana, United States, North America
Collection Date:
12 Aug 1883
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Cystopteridaceae
Published Name:
Cystopteris fragilis var. fragilis (L.) Bernh.
Barcode:
01501534
USNM Number:
828752
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37898b249-6b92-4c5d-a0df-b7063d6a3855
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12358916

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