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African Postcard Collection

Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
61 Volumes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Postcards
Place:
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cameroon
Cape Verde
Central African Republic
Chad
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Côte d'Ivoire
Mozambique
Morocco
Mali
Namibia
Rwanda
Niger
Nigeria
Somalia
South Africa
Sierra Leone
Sudan
Tanzania
Togo
Tunisia
Zimbabwe
Zambia
Uganda
Senegal
Kenya
Liberia
Ghana
Guinea
Mauritania
Madagascar
Malawi
Djibouti
Ethiopia
Gabon
Egypt
Eritrea
Africa
Date:
1898-[ongoing]
Summary:
This collection includes postcards from 45 African countries. Subjects include agriculture; animals; artists; body arts; cityscapes; cultural landscapes; dance; education; expeditions; flora; industry; leaders; marketplaces; medicine; military; missionaries; music; portraits; recreation; rites and ceremonies; and transportation, among many other topics.
Arrangement note:
Arranged by country and topic
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
Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7db935b22-d87f-4afd-95bb-b2f1180fcf9d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-1985-014
Online Media:

Congo Français Congo Français et Dépendances- Type Linda (Race Banda) - Région du Kouango

Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Culture:
Banda (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Translated caption reads: ''French Congo and Territories - Linda type (Banda race) - Kouango region''. Young boy holding spears in his right arm wearing shell belt, bead headband, upper lip ornament and labrets. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
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 -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Body arts  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 1985-140126-01
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF) / Audema
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo70c9b6b1e-c222-47a4-9a94-5ebeb45eaa02
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1002

Quissama People

Creator:
Osorio, Delgado & Bandeira  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm)
Container:
Volume 2 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Two images: one of a young man, the other of a young woman, both wearing beaded haitstyles and assorted necklaces.
Printed caption on recto reads: "Angola / Typos da Quissama."
Additional printed text recto reads: "Osorio, Delgado & Bandeira, Loanda, Editores."
Postmarked stamp on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-20-06
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject.
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:
Scarification (Process)  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Body arts  Search this
Portraits -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 AO 1985-142006
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7013cf0f0-97ed-45c5-a80c-bf797c53772d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1278

Young Woman

Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm)
Container:
Volume 2 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of a young woman heavily adorned in beaded jewelry. Photographic paper manufacturer's logo on verso, reads: "Gevaert."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-20-07
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject.
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:
Scarification (Process)  Search this
Body arts  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 AO 1985-142007
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7c6e94556-439b-4462-9c84-78f252c0f06a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1279

Young Woman

Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm)
Container:
Volume 2 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of a young woman, heavily adorned in beaded jewelry, seated in foreground before a large group of people standing in background. Photographic paper manufacturer's logo on verso, reads: "Gevaert."
Arrangement:
Arranged by country and subject.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO 1985-142008
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:
Body arts  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Portraits -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 AO-20-08
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7491c1bad-cee1-40e2-bf83-5c4b259a1301
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1280

Angolan Woman

Creator:
Foto Sport  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm)
Container:
Volume 2 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of a young woman wearing beaded necklaces. Printed caption on recto reads: "Tipos De Angola."
Printed text on verso reads: "Edição da Foto-Sport-Reprodução Proibida." Photographic paper manufacturer's logo on verso, reads: "gevaert."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-20-09
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject
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:
Body arts  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 AO 1985-142009
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo71910a482-52ab-4c9d-96ef-32520ab18a13
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1281

Angolan Woman

Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm)
Container:
Volume 2 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of a woman, positioned to display her elaborately beaded hairstyle. Text on recto reads: "Angola 48; Tipos Indigenas."
Photographic paper manufacturer's logo on verso, reads: "Gevaert."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-20-10
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject.
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:
Body arts  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Portraits -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 AO 1985-142010
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7969b0a94-fd2a-4f1b-9566-559ba6a7c17a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1282

Young Woman

Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm)
Container:
Volume 2 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of a young woman wearing beaded jewelry, her hair adorned with beads and safety pins.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-20-11
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject
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:
Body arts  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Portraits -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 AO 1985-142011
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo784d3a2f5-3328-414b-bcfd-840dfe63aa0d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1283

Angolan Woman

Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm)
Container:
Volume 2 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of a young woman wearing a beaded hairstyle and beaded jewelry. Text on recto reads: "Angola 50; Tipos Indigenas."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-20-12
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject
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:
Body arts  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Portraits -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 AO 1985-142012
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7a4ac11b6-ffd6-4629-8348-20b3c1e9b04d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1284

Young Angolan Women

Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm)
Container:
Volume 2 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of six young women standing in a row, wearing beaded hairstyles and beaded jewelry.
Photographic paper manufacturer's logo on verso, reads: "Gevaert."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-20-14
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject
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:
Body arts  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Portraits -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 AO 1985-142014
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo70d993a91-d9c6-4a66-ad41-051220593b4f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1286

Indigenas de Quimpungo

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
circa 1930
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Indigenas de Quimpungo."
Item number on verso: "4952."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-20-88
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 -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Body arts  Search this
Hairstyles -- 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 AO 2013-001-0337
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo72b91c67d-b8a6-40c6-ab35-61c2d90148ac
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1876

Mulher e filha (Quimpungo)

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
circa 1930
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Mulher e Filha (Quimpungo)."
Item number on verso: "4952."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-20-95
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 -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Body arts  Search this
Hairstyles -- 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 AO 2013-001-0338
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7b9b42a0b-632f-4301-931d-66310423c03a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1877

Tatouage d'un Beau Gars du Tchad

Creator:
Marichelle (Loango)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Chad
Date:
ca. 1905
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Tatouage d'un Beau Gars du Tchad."
Translated caption reads: "Tattoos of a handsome fellow from Chad."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Loango, Cliché Marichelle."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CD-20-05
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
Body arts  Search this
Scarification (Body marking)  Search this
Men  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 CD 1985-140205
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 10: Chad (CD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7331b59d2-c8a4-453c-abd6-fa85693d4427
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1898

Les Femmes a Plateaux. Un beau Plateau

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Chad
Date:
ca. 1905
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Les Femmes a Plateaux / Un beau Plateau."
Translated caption reads: "[Lip] Plated Women / A beautiful [lip] plate."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "La Vulgarisation Ethnographique."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CD-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
Body arts  Search this
Labrets  Search this
Women  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 CD 1985-140206
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 10: Chad (CD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7e1793d2c-0b21-4448-b932-a921add20a8a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1899

54. L'Afrique Noire Négresse à plateaux

Creator:
Hoa-Qui (Firm)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Chad
Date:
ca. 1905
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "54 - L'Afrique Noire - Négresse à plateaux."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Editions Hoa-Qui - Paris / Reproduction Interdit / Photo Veritable."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CD-20-07
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:
Body arts  Search this
Portrait photography  Search this
Labrets  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 CD 1985-140207
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 10: Chad (CD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo79e7cf979-d7d8-4815-bf8e-8f9d3c436145
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1900

209. Tchad (A.E.F.) Femme Sara M'Baï

Creator:
Pauleau, R.  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Sara (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Chad
Date:
ca. 1951
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "209 - Tchad (A.E.F.) / Femme Sara M'Baï."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo R. Pauleau - Doula (Cameroun)."
Manuscript message and address on verso, date reads: "5/8/51." Postmarked postage stamp on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CD-20-10
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
Body arts  Search this
Scarification (Body marking)  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Women  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 CD 1985-140210
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 10: Chad (CD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo76138a52c-e9e4-49bb-96a6-a7ad227d6247
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1903

[Portrait of two women]

Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Chad
Date:
ca. 1940
Scope and Contents:
Stamp box logo reads: "EKC."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CD-20-11
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
Body arts  Search this
Scarification (Body marking)  Search this
Women  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 CD 1985-140213
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 10: Chad (CD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo73f51ab49-23f6-4db0-9d25-80eaaab13eb2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1905

The "Negresses a Plateaux," French Equatorial Africa

Creator:
Touly (Paris)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Chad
Date:
ca. 1905
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "The 'Negresses a Plateaux' / French Equatorial Africa."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Photo Touly - Paris."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CD-20-04
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:
Portrait photography  Search this
Body arts  Search this
Labrets  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 CD 1985-140214
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 10: Chad (CD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo715b81096-1700-46c5-80db-a766ce9c95b4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1906

3. A.E.F. Femme Sara

Creator:
Lefevre, photographer  Search this
La Carte Africaine (Paris)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Sara (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Chad
Date:
[ca. 1950]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "3. A.E.F.[: Afrique Équatoriale Française] - Femme Sara."
Translated caption reads: "3. French Equatorial Africa - Sara woman."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo Lefevre; «La Carte Africaine», 228, Bd Raspail, Paris 14e / Fabrique en France - Phot. INF. A.E.F. / Reproduction retouchée interdite." Stamp box reads: "Photographie Véritable." Publisher's logo on recto: "L.C.A."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CD-20-15
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 -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Body arts  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 CD 2013-001-0406
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 10: Chad (CD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo751443d3b-0227-4890-9856-963b8b4e6e99
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1919

15. A.E.F. Femme Sara

Creator:
Carmet, Robert (photographer)  Search this
La Carte Africaine (Paris)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Sara (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Chad
Date:
[ca. 1950]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "15. A.E.F.[: Afrique Équatoriale Française] - Femme Sara."
Translated caption reads: "15. French Equatorial Africa - Sara woman."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo Robert Carmet; «La Carte Africaine», 228, Bd Raspail, Paris 14e / Fabrique en France - Phot. INF. A.E.F. / Reproduction retouchée interdite." Stamp box reads: "Photographie Véritable." Publisher's logo on recto: " L.C.A."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CD-20-14
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 -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Body arts  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 CD 2013-001-0407
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 10: Chad (CD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7a72eb196-5447-493c-978f-b7bb1d7aadc7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1920

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