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6. Tam-tam de Bayas à Ouesso (Sanga)

Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.; collotype.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Gbaya (African people)  Search this
Sanga (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Sangha Region -- Ouesso
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "6. Tam-tam de Bayas à Ouesso (Sanga)." Translated caption reads: "6. Baya tam-tam at Ouesso (Sanga)."
Items EEPA CF-08-04 and CF-08-05 appear to be from same series. Recto images possibly photographed at same event.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-08-05
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:
Dance  Search this
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- Africa  Search this
Drums  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 CF 2008-015-0002
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo74a835a24-476e-42fe-948e-a634176d5562
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2273

Joueurs de Madimba (scylophone congolais)

Creator:
Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary  Search this
Nells (Brussels)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 2 CG
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
circa 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Joueurs de Madimba (scylophone congolais)."
Translated caption reads: "Marimba (congolese xylophone) players."
Publisher's logo on recto and verso: "Nels."
Printed text on verso reads: "Congo - Propriété de Scheut."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-19-37
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:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- Africa  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Balos  Search this
Portrait photography -- 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 CG 2013-001-0497
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo77ee736fd-398a-4311-af07-f3f09c3ddad8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3535

Tom Tom Players St. Vincent, Cape Verdes

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 13.7 x 8.8 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cape Verde
Cape Verde -- São Vicente
Date:
ca. 1911
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Tom Tom Players, St. Vincent, Cape Verdes."
Printed text on verso reads: "'Bon Marché, St. Vincent, Cape Verdes,'." Stamp Box reads: "Printed in Saxony." Image code on verso reads: "11 27015."
Manuscript message and address on verso. Postmark on verso, date reads: "..Dez 1911."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CV-19-01
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:
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Music -- Africa  Search this
Drums -- as musical instruments -- 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 CV 2011-001-0402
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 8: Cape Verde (CV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7523f0fad-91ba-4993-9063-31b2a84e7b95
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3694

1. Paoua - Dans la Grande Brousse N'Django et Youedjé

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype, b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Central African Republic
Central African Republic -- Ouham-Pendé -- Paoua
Date:
ca. 1905
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "1. Paoua - Dans la grande brousse - N'Django et Youedjé."
Translated caption reads: "10. Paoua - In the vast bush - N'Django and Youedjé."
Printed text on verso reads: "Braun & Cie, Imp., Editeurs-Concessionnaires / Paris - France."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CX-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  Search this
Musical instruments -- Africa  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 CX 1985-140204
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 9: Central African Republic (CX)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo74b312c95-f086-440d-8a64-7ce8fa6ba3e6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3742

12. Harpe et balafon bayas (Haute-Sanga)

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Gbaya (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Central African Republic
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "12 Harpe et balafon bayas (Haute-Sanga)."
Translated caption reads: "12 Baya harp and balafon (Haute-Sanga)."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CX-19-01
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:
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- Africa  Search this
Portrait photography -- 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 CX 2011-001-0460
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 9: Central African Republic (CX)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo727d4ed12-cada-47ab-bf46-fe8ab2ba4054
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3764

Akamba Dancers

Creator:
Frank Ltd. (Mombasa)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 10.5 x 14.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Kamba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Kenya
Date:
circa 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Akamba Dancers."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Edition East Africa, 1353. / Copyright by: Frank Ltd., P.O. Box 81133 - Mombasa Kenya."
Local Numbers:
EEPA KE-08-18
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:
Dance  Search this
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- 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 KE 2010-008-3908
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 23: Kenya (KE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo736bd74c7-76e7-42bb-ab9e-28cdad393cec
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5391

Wakamba Dancers

Creator:
Frank Ltd. (Mombasa)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 10.5 x 14.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Kamba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Kenya
Date:
circa 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Wakamba Dancers."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Edition East Africa, 1304. / Copyright by: Frank Ltd., P.O. Box 81133 - Mombasa Kenya / A Real Photograph."
Local Numbers:
EEPA KE-08-19
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:
Dance  Search this
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- 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 KE 2010-008-3909
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 23: Kenya (KE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7bea068cc-b9f8-424d-8bf1-f0cfdfa498f1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5392

Danseuses arabes

Creator:
Lehnert & Landrock  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (monochrome, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Libya
Date:
circa 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "224. Danseuses arabes."
Tranlsated caption reads: "224. Arab dancers."
Printed text on verso reads: "Editeurs: L. & L." Publisher's logo on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA LY-08-01
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
Dance  Search this
Musical instruments -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- 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 LY 2011-014-0245
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 25: Libya (LY)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo77f4d1d24-ed63-4336-ab7e-1db1cc92ed6c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5477

Uma Orchestra de Changanas Shangane's Orchestre

Creator:
J. Fernandes Moinhos (Lourenço Marques)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Mozambique
Date:
circa 1928
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Uma Orchestra de Changanas - Shangane's Orchestre."
Printed text on verso reads: "Ed. Casa [logo: 'A. B. C.'] J. F. Moinhos, Lourenço Marques. No. 236." Stamp box reads: "353652."
Postmarks and manuscript message on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA MZ-19-01
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:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- Africa  Search this
Drums  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 MZ 2012-001-1276
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 31: Mozambique (MZ)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7ec9c0518-84c7-4de4-8439-6ce7f0842880
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref6512

Música Folclórica em Gabu, Um Grande Centro Agricola no Interior do País

Creator:
Plurigraf (Italy)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., color, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea-Bissau
Date:
circa 1960
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Música Folclórica em Gabu, Um Grande / Centro Agricola no Interior do País."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Plurigraf - Narni - Terni - Italy / Reprodução Proibida; 042."
Local Numbers:
EEPA PG-19-01
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:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- 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 PG 1995-007-0003
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 22: Guinea-Bissau (PG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7513f1dd3-b844-46c7-a356-6a980950e106
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref7011

Danse de Ventre

Creator:
Lichtenstern & Harari (Cairo)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 14 x 8.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Orginal caption reads: "Danse de Ventre."
Translated caption reads: "Belly Dance."
Printed text on verso reads: "Lichtenstern & Harari, Cairo. No.141."
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-08-01
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:
Dance  Search this
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- 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 1994-006-0074
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/xo78172311a-794a-4a7e-82b8-363dd2b3e2b3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8170

Haute-Volta Banfora; Célèbre kora Tierengo

Creator:
DIAVOLTA  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso -- Comoe -- Cascades -- Banfora
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Haute-Volta / Banfora / Célèbre kora Tierengo"
Translated postcard caption reads: "Upper Volta / Banfora / Famous Tierengo kora."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo DIAVOLTA - Reproduction Interdite - 79/561 / Imprimerie PIERRON." Stamp box reads: "Couleurs Naturelles."
Local Numbers:
EEPA UV-19-03
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:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- 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 UV 2010-008-3618
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 5: Burkina Faso (UV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo767f8c0be-4866-43ff-906b-11d10832473b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8554

Haute-Volta Banfora

Creator:
DIAVOLTA  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso -- Comoe -- Cascades -- Banfora
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Haute-Volta / Banfora / Sagesse et mémoir de tout un peuple exprimées par la musique, le rythme et la parole du joueur de Kora."
Translated postcard caption reads: "Upper Volta / Banfora / Wisdom and memory of a people expressed through the music, rhythm and words of the Kora player."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo DIAVOLTA - Reproduction Interdite - 78/577 / Imprimerie PIERRON." Stamp box reads: "Couleurs Naturelles."
Items EEPA UV-19-01 and UV-19-02 are duplicate postcards.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UV-19-02
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:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- 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 UV 2010-008-3650
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 5: Burkina Faso (UV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7ef5c18f1-0e4e-4ff4-aac2-ef0404da638b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8583

Haute-Volta Banfora

Creator:
DIAVOLTA  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso -- Comoe -- Cascades -- Banfora
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Haute-Volta / Banfora / Sagesse et mémoir de tout un peuple exprimées par la musique, le rythme et la parole du joueur de Kora."
Translated postcard caption reads: "Upper Volta / Banfora / Wisdom and memory of a people expressed through the music, rhythm and words of the Kora player."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo DIAVOLTA - Reproduction Interdite - 78/577 / Imprimerie PIERRON." Stamp box reads: "Couleurs Naturelles."
Items EEPA UV-19-01 and UV-19-02 are duplicate postcards.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UV-19-01
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:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- 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 UV 2010-008-3651
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 5: Burkina Faso (UV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo763ae5a18-cde7-4809-a0ae-fe664299ee73
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8584

Haute-Volta Lena prés de Bobo-Dioulasso; Au rythme de 'univers

Creator:
DIAVOLTA  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso -- Hauts-Bassins -- Houet -- Léna
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Haute-Volta / Lena prés de Bobo-Dioulasso / Au rythme de 'univers..."
Translated postcard caption reads: "Upper Volta / Léna near Bobo-Dioulasso / The rhythm of the universe..."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo DIAVOLTA - Reproduction Interdite - 78/536 / Imprimerie PIERRON." Stamp box reads: "Couleurs Naturelles."
Items EEPA UV-19-04, UV-19-05 and UV-19-06 are duplicate postcards.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UV-19-04
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:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- 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 UV 2010-008-3652
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 5: Burkina Faso (UV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7dd236879-8f44-44f5-9273-3908cb4878a8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8585

Haute-Volta En Pays Tierengo, Niankar près de Banfora

Creator:
DIAVOLTA  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso -- Cascades -- Niankar
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Haute-Volta / En Pays Tierengo / Niankar près de Banfora / L'orchestre d'une "societé de culture" joue un véritable rôle d'animation: c'est lui entraîne, soutient, dirige, régularise, accélère, déchaîne ou calme le rythme du travail, des respirations, des gestes des hommes courbés sous le soleil."
Translated postcard caption reads: "Upper Volta / In Tierengo Country / Niankar near Banfora / The orchestra of a "society of farming" plays a true leadership role: it leads, supports, directs, regulates, accelerates, or calms the raging pace of work, of breathing, of gestures of men, bent under the sun."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo DIAVOLTA - Reproduction Interdite - 79/560 / Imprimerie PIERRON." Stamp box reads: "Couleurs Naturelles."
Local Numbers:
EEPA UV-19-08
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:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- Africa  Search this
Agriculture -- 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 UV 2010-008-3654
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 5: Burkina Faso (UV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7ce87b8e7-99ff-4067-91cb-419d5086c229
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8586

Haute-Volta Lena prés de Bobo-Dioulasso; Au rythme de 'univers

Creator:
DIAVOLTA  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso -- Hauts-Bassins -- Houet -- Léna
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Haute-Volta / Lena prés de Bobo-Dioulasso / Au rythme de 'univers..."
Translated postcard caption reads: "Upper Volta / Léna near Bobo-Dioulasso / The rhythm of the universe..."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo DIAVOLTA - Reproduction Interdite - 78/536 / EUROLUX." Stamp box reads: "Couleurs Naturelles."
Items EEPA UV-19-04, UV-19-05 and UV-19-06 are duplicate postcards.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UV-19-05
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:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- 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 UV 2010-008-3656
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 5: Burkina Faso (UV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo75ea73d3e-abaa-47a2-8202-d49c28e17bd2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8588

Haute-Volta Lena prés de Bobo-Dioulasso; Au rythme de 'univers

Creator:
DIAVOLTA  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso -- Hauts-Bassins -- Houet -- Léna
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Haute-Volta / Lena prés de Bobo-Dioulasso / Au rythme de 'univers..."
Translated postcard caption reads: "Upper Volta / Léna near Bobo-Dioulasso / The rhythm of the universe..."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo DIAVOLTA - Reproduction Interdite - 78/536 / Imprimerie PIERRON." Stamp box reads: "Couleurs Naturelles."
Items EEPA UV-19-04, UV-19-05 and UV-19-06 are duplicate postcards.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UV-19-06
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:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- 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 UV 2010-008-3657
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 5: Burkina Faso (UV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo71314567e-91bf-4518-8588-ec218dcd0c76
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8589

Haute-Volta prés de Banfora; à Gouindougouba; Scène d'un mariage Gouin

Creator:
DIAVOLTA  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Gouin (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso -- Cascades -- Gouindougouba
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Haute-Volta / prés de Banfora / à Gouindougouba / Scène d'un mariage «Gouin»"
Translated postcard caption reads: "Upper Volta / near Banfora / at Gouindougouba / Scene from a Gouin marriage."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo DIAVOLTA - Reproduction Interdite - 80/1199 / Imprimerie PIERRON." Stamp box reads: "Couleurs Naturelles."
Local Numbers:
EEPA UV-19-07
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:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Marriage customs and rites  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- 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 UV 2010-008-3659
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 5: Burkina Faso (UV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo787410c38-21e2-4583-a35b-bf179f13e9ba
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8591

Plaque

Maker:
Benin kingdom court style  Search this
Edo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 45.6 x 35 x 8.9 cm (17 15/16 x 13 3/4 x 3 1/2 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Mid-16th to 17th century
Topic:
foreigner  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
weapon  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchased with funds provided by the Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program
Object number:
82-5-3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys74c15920c-e715-46d7-bf3d-99dd20bbe148
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_82-5-3

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