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Bicharis huts near Assuan

Creator:
Lichtenstern & Harari (Cairo)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bisharin (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Egypt, -- AswānGovernorate, -- Aswān
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Orginal recto caption reads: "Bicharis Huts Near Assuan."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "No. 577 (Registered) Lichtenstern & Harari - Cairo."
Items EEPA UA-12-07 and EEPA UA-12-08 bear variations of same recto image.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-12-08
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Households  Search this
Vernacular architecture -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 1994-006-0042
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 15: Egypt (UA)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7ac2716c9-5423-4610-afde-e20f734ead24
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8167

Besharins driving on camels

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bisharin (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Besharins driving on camels."
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-24-04
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Transportation  Search this
Camels  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 1994-006-0044
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 15: Egypt (UA)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7b1e1c7e7-f3c1-4f0d-84d3-ac19f73132c5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8168

Bicharin's Hut

Creator:
Lichtenstern & Harari (Cairo)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bisharin (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1911]
Scope and Contents:
Orginal caption reads, "." Lichtenstern E Harari - Cairo E Alexandria.
Orginal recto caption reads: "Bicharin's Hut."
Printed text on verso reads: "Lichtenstern E Harari - Cairo E Alexandria."
Manuscript massage on recto and verso; address and postmarked postage stamp on verso.
Items EEPA UA-12-07 and EEPA UA-12-08 bear variations of same recto image.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-12-07
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Households  Search this
Vernacular architecture -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 1994-007-0009
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 15: Egypt (UA)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo731f52633-574c-4211-b64e-cff3b7d73762
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8171

Assuan Type of the Bishsarin Race

Creator:
Lehnert & Landrock  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., monochrome, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bisharin (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Egypt, -- AswānGovernorate, -- Aswān
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Assuan: Type of the Bishsarin Race."
Printed text on verso reads: "Editors: Lehnert & Landrock, Cairo."
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-20-34
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Portrait photography  Search this
Costume  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 1995-001-0041
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 15: Egypt (UA)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo77629d675-9b90-4d78-aeae-4e17b8ba431d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8178

Groupe de Bicharis

Creator:
Lichtenstern & Harari (Cairo)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bisharin (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "GROUPE DE BICHARIS."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Lichtenstern & Harari, Commissions-Agents, Cairo." Image number on recto: "525."
Items EEPA UA-20-02 and EEPA UA-20-18 are duplicate postcards excepting slight image quality variation.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-20-02
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Portrait photography  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 1995-013-0087
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 15: Egypt (UA)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo78b96f1ab-2967-48b5-8b06-58308e11e149
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8211

Bicharis in Upper Egypt

Creator:
The Cairo Postcard Trust (Egypt)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bisharin (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1914]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "BICHARIS IN UPPER EGYPT."
Printed text on verso reads: "'The Cairo Postcard Trust, Cairo.' No. 351."
Manuscript message, address, and postmarked postage stamp on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-20-06
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Portrait photography  Search this
Children  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Camels  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 2012-001-0147
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 15: Egypt (UA)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo78d4c2cb3-99cd-4840-ad17-4b5ec5960da4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8319

Groupe de Bicharis

Creator:
Lichtenstern & Harari (Cairo)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bisharin (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "GROUPE DE BICHARIS."
Translated caption reads: "Group of Bisharin."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Lichtenstern & Harari, Commissions-Agents, Cairo." Image number on recto: "525."
Items EEPA UA-20-02 and EEPA UA-20-18 are duplicate postcards excepting image quality variation.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-20-19
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Portrait photography  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 2012-001-0151
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 15: Egypt (UA)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo75b950a31-577f-4c26-9685-3a65f09c5b1f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8323

Group of Men and Young Boy in Costume, Some Holding Staffs, Near Rocks

Creator:
Zangaki, Constantine  Search this
Langaki ?  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (009 in x 011 in mounted on 009 in x 011 in)
Culture:
Bisharin (African people)  Search this
Beja  Search this
Bisharin (Bichari)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1870
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04085000

OPPS NEG.79-14784
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on cardboard mount
Place:
Sudan
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Mid East: Sudan: Adler/Zangaki 04085000, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Middle East / Sudan / Adler/Zangaki
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw36adfba87-4184-4d65-b86d-813333109afc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref1889
Online Media:

Bisharin man and his two dromedary camels, near Aswan, Egypt

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Culture:
Bisharin (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
During his trip to Egypt, Elisofon visited Aswan and its surrounding, noted for ruins of temple by Ptolemy Euergetes & for Aswan High Dam. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.
Local Numbers:
Negative number Nile 1947 C-14, 12.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "M 6 Egy. Egypt. near Aswan. Bisharin feeding grain to his two camels. 6/1947. EE. neg.no. Nile 1947 C-14, 12." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
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:
Agriculture  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 04316
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Egypt
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7476fa458-1645-4539-8a81-ed824f23513a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref31397

Bisharin man and his two dromedary camels, near Aswan, Egypt

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Culture:
Bisharin (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
During his trip to Egypt, Elisofon visited Aswan and its surrounding, noted for ruins of temple by Ptolemy Euergetes & for Aswan High Dam. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.
Local Numbers:
Negative number Nile 1947 C-14, 13.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "M 6 Egy. Egypt. near Aswan. Bisharin feeding grain to his two camels. 6/1947. EE. neg.no. Nile 1947 C-14, 13." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
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:
Agriculture  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 04317
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Egypt
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7ff989b48-8230-425b-9d9d-e450265ae5f8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref31398

Bisharin man and his two dromedary camels, near Aswan, Egypt

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Culture:
Bisharin (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
During his trip to Egypt, Elisofon visited Aswan and its surrounding, noted for ruins of temple by Ptolemy Euergetes & for Aswan High Dam. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.
Local Numbers:
Negative number Nile 1947 C-14, 14.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "M 6 Egy. Egypt. near Aswan. Bisharin feeding grain to his two camels. 6/1947. EE. neg.no. Nile 1947 C-14, 14." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
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:
Agriculture  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 04318
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Egypt
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7796fc65f-4b9a-4ff7-be04-e277415450e1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref31399

Egyptian Postcard Album

Photographer:
Browning, Augustus  Search this
Extent:
226 Postcards (black & white, 8 x 10 in. or smaller.)
1 Boxe
120 Postcards (color, 8 x 10 in. or smaller.)
Container:
Box 1
Culture:
Bisharin (African people)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Ismalia (Egypt)
Port Said (Egypt)
Egypt
Cairo (Egypt)
Africa
Date:
1982-1985
Summary:
Postcards of Lower and Upper Egypt published in the first decade of the 20th century. The majority of the postcards are unused, but some of them had been posted between 1900 and 1906.
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.
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Identifier:
EEPA.1992-019
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7627a8d03-766f-457f-b61b-8cb9e7aec606
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-1992-019

Une collection ethnographique des Ababdes et des Bicharins dans le Museum voor Land- en Volkenkunde

Author:
Museum voor Land- en Volkenkunde (Rotterdam, Netherlands)  Search this
Sleesen-Dolk, H. J. Van der  Search this
Museum voor Land- en Volkenkunde (Rotterdam, Netherlands)  Search this
Physical description:
26 p. illus. 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1957
Call number:
GN645 .R85
GN645.R85
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_153955

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