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Fetichism and fetich worshipers By Rev. P. Baudin, missionary on the Slave coast of Africa ... Translated by Miss M. McMahon

Author:
Baudin r. p (Noël) 1845-1887 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no93008610 http://viaf.org/viaf/122063073  Search this
Author:
McMahon, Mary http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n94011491 http://viaf.org/viaf/4225866  Search this
Planque, Augustin 1826-1907 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nr97037380 http://viaf.org/viaf/32101844  Search this
Subject:
Society of African Missions http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82209730  Search this
Society of African Missions http://id.worldcat.org/fast/00576628  Search this
Physical description:
127, [2] pages including plates. front. (portrait) 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1885
Topic:
Black race--Religion  Search this
Fetishism  Search this
Call number:
GN472.B32X 1885
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_287762

AAAC: 1989 - African Art Museum of the Society of African Missions (SMA) Fathers (Charles Bordogna, Curator), 1984

Collection Creator::
Robbins, Warren M.  Search this
Container:
Box 65 of 87
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-001, Warren M. Robbins Papers
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Warren M. Robbins Papers
Warren M. Robbins Papers / Series 11: Publications, Writings, Lectures, Speeches, Introductions, and Remarks, 1951-2002 / Box 65
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa11-001-refidd1e28250

The masks of Liberia : appreciating a heritage : April-June, 1988 : essay / Charles Bordogna

Author:
Bordogna, Charles  Search this
African Art Museum of the S.M.A. Fathers  Search this
Society of African Missions  Search this
L. Kahan Gallery  Search this
Subject:
African Art Museum of the S.M.A. Fathers  Search this
African Art Museum of the S.M.A. Fathers (OCoLC)fst00671304  Search this
Physical description:
36 pages : illustrations ; 20 x 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
Liberia
Date:
1988
©1988
Topic:
Masks (Sculpture)  Search this
Masks  Search this
Sculpture, Liberian  Search this
Call number:
GT1748.L7 M39 1988
NB1310.M39 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_333040

Commemorative cloth: Catholic Church in Liberia Centennial

Donor Name:
Society of African Missions, USA Province  Search this
Length:
187 cm
Width:
110 cm
Culture:
Liberian  Search this
Object Type:
Textile
Place:
Liberia, Africa
Accession Date:
15 Sep 2008
Collection Date:
2008
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2047701
USNM Number:
E432585-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3631f0778-810a-44de-8da0-af3e490f0966
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8943199

Journal de Francesco Borghero, premier missionnaire du Dahomey, 1861-1865 : sa vie, son journal, 1860-1864, la relation de 1863 / documents rassemblés et présentés par Renzo Mandirola, les PP, SMA et Yves Morel

Author:
Borghero, Francesco 1830-1892  Search this
Mandirola, Renzo 1951-  Search this
Morel, Yves 1930-  Search this
Society of African Missions  Search this
Subject:
Borghero, Francesco 1830-1892  Search this
Catholic Church Missions  Search this
Physical description:
296 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Place:
Benin
Date:
1997
©1997
Topic:
Missionaries  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1107088

17. Dahomey Cové, Groupe familial de la corporation des "Artisans en cuivre."

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Lescuyer, Maurice  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype; black and white, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Africa  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Benin
Date:
circa 1910
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of several men, women, and children, some seated, some standing, outside a house. Printed text on recto reads: "17. Dahomey - Cové - Groupe familial de la corporation des "Artisans en cuivre." Translated caption reads: [Family Group of the Corporation of the "Copper Craftsmen"]. Additional printed text on recto reads: "Missions Africaines, 150, cours Gambetta, Lyon." Printed text on verso reads: "Phototypie Mce Lescuyer, 16, r. des Remparts-d'Ainay, Lyon."
Local number:
DM-20-07
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
Artists -- 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 DM 2010-025-0038
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8664

16. Bénin Achèvement d'une toiture à Ekiti

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Lescuyer, Maurice  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype; black and white, 9.5 x 13.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Africa  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Date:
circa 1934
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "16. Bénin -- Achèvement d'une toiture à Ekiti." Translated caption reads: [Benin -- Completion of a roof in Ekiti.] Additional printed text on recto reads: "Missions Africaines, 150 Cours Gambetta, Lyon." Manuscript message on verso. Printed text on verso reads: "Phototypie Mce Lescuyer, 16, r. des Remparts-d'Ainay, Lyon."
Local number:
EEPA NR-07-05
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:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Vernacular architecture -- Africa  Search this
Construction -- Africa  Search this
Nigeria  Search this
Benin (Kingdom)  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 NR 2010-025-0001
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 34: Nigeria (NR)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8665

14. Dahomey Type de race Fon

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Lescuyer, Maurice  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 14 x 9 cm. collotype.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Fon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a man and woman seated next to each other. The woman on the left is holding a decorated box in her lap while the man rests his hand on the hat in his lap. Printed text on recto reads: "14. Dahomey - Type de race Fon." Translated caption reads: [Dahomey - Fon People]. Additional printed text on recto reads: "Missions Africaines, 150, cours Gambetta, Lyon."
Printed text on verso reads: "Phototypie Mce Lescuyer, 16, r. des Remparts-d'Ainay, Lyon."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-20-04
Copy and Version Identification Note:
Items EEPA DM-20-03 and DM-20-04 are duplicate postcards.
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
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 DM 1985-144009
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3885

13. Dahomey Féticheur du serpent

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Lescuyer, Maurice  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of an old man holding a snake around his neck. Printed text on recto reads: "13. Dahomey - Féticheur du serpent." Translated caption reads: [Snake Charmer]. Additional printed text on recto reads: "Missions Africaines, 150, cours Gambetta, Lyon."
Printed text on verso reads: "Phototypie Mce Lescuyer, 16, r. des Remparts-d'Ainay, Lyon."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-23-07
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:
Rites and ceremonies -- 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 DM 1985-144010
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3886

Dahomey Cové. - Entrée d'une maison

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype, b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a building decorated with bas-relief. Several people are visible around the building. Printed text on recto reads: "Dahomey / Cové. - Entrée d'une maison." Translated caption reads: [Entrance of a House.]
Printed text on verso reads: "Société des Missions Africaines / de Lyon." Additional text on verso concerning the Society of African Missions of Lyon.
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-07-09
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:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Works of art in situ  Search this
Bas-relief  Search this
Vernacular architecture -- 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 DM 1985-144025
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3900

12. Dahomey Calavi - En station secondaire

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Lescuyer, Maurice  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a large group of African men, women, and children standing in front of a long building. Seated in the middle is a European bearded priest. Printed text on recto reads: "12. Dahomey - Calavi - En station secondaire." Translated caption reads: [Dahomey - Calavi - At the Secondary Station]. Additional printed text on recto reads: "Missions Africaines, 150, cours Gambetta, Lyon." Printed text on verso reads: "Carte Postale / Phototypie Mce Lescuyer, 16, r. des Remparts-d'Ainay, Lyon."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-39-01
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:
Missionaries  Search this
Portrait photography -- 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 DM 1985-144074
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3946

5. Dahomey Adjara - Les écoliers devant l'églis

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Lescuyer, Maurice  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a group of children and adults standing in front of a church. Prined text on recto reads: "5. Dahomey - Adjara - Les écoliers devant l'église." Translated caption reads: [Dahomey - Adjara - Students in Front of a Church]. Additional printed text on recto reads:"Missions Africaines, 150, cours Gambetta, Lyon." Printed text on verso reads: "Carte Postale / Phototypie Mce Lescuyer, 16, r. des Remparts-d'Ainay, Lyon."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-45-01
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:
Religious buildings  Search this
Education -- 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 DM 1985-144076
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3947

10. Dahomey Cathédrale de Ouidah

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Lescuyer, Maurice  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a church with a group of people standing in front of it. Printed text on recto reads: "10. Dahomey - Cathédrale de Ouidah." Translated caption reads: [Dahomey - Ouidah Cathedral]. Additional printed text on recto reads: "Missions Africaines, 150, cours Gambetta, Lyon." Printed text on verso reads: "Carte Postale / Phototypie Mce Lescuyer, 16, r. des Remparts-d'Ainay, Lyon."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-45-02
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:
Religious buildings  Search this
Cultural landscapes  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 DM 1985-144077
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3948

19. Dahomey Le clocher d'Athiéme construit par le R.P. Truhand, 1929

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Lescuyer, Maurice  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1929]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a church with a steeple and a cross at the top. Many people are standing in front of the church. Printed text on recto reads: "19. Dahomey - Le clocher d'Athiéme construit par le R.P. Truhand, 1929." Translated caption reads: [Dahomey - Athieme Steeple Constructed By R.P. Truhand, 1929]. Additional printed text on recto reads:"Missions Africaines, 150, cours Gambetta, Lyon." Printed text on verso reads: "Carte Postale / Phototypie Mce Lescuyer, 16, r. des Remparts-d'Ainay, Lyon."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-45-03
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:
Religious buildings  Search this
Cultural landscapes  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 DM 1985-144078
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3949

16. Dahomey Le Père Ledis

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a European bearded priest. Around him are African boys, seated. Text on front, bottom reads: "16. Dahomey - Le Père Ledis." Translated caption reads: [Dahomey - Father Ledis]. Additional printed text on recto reads: "Missions Africaines, 150, cours Gambetta, Lyon." Printed text on verso reads: "Carte Postale / Phototypie Mce Lescuyer, 16, r. des Remparts-d'Ainay, Lyon."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-39-04
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:
Missionaries  Search this
Portrait photography -- 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 DM 1985-144079
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3950

2. Dahomey Une leçon de catéchisme à Zagnanado

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a European priest with a group of boys. Printed text on recto reads: "2. Dahomey - Une leçon de catéchisme à Zagnanado." Translated postcard caption reads: [Dahomey - A Catechism Lesson in Zagnando]. Additional printed text on recto reads: "Missions Africaines, 150, cours Gambetta, Lyon." Printed text on verso reads: "Carte Postale / Phototypie Mce Lescuyer, 16, r. des Remparts-d'Ainay, Lyon."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-39-03
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:
Missionaries  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Education  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 DM 1985-144081
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3952

20. Dahomey Séminaire de St-Gall, à Ouidah; Personnel enseignant et élèves du petit et du grand séminaire (20 octobre 1930)

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of European and African men in front of a building. Printed text on recto reads: "20. Dahomey - Séminaire de St-Gall, à Ouidah; Personnel enseignant et élèves du petit et du grand séminaire (20 octobre 1930)." Translated postcard caption reads: [Dahomey - St. Gall Seminary in Ouidah / Teaching Personnel and Students of the Lower and Upper Seminary, October, 20, 1930.] Additional printed text on recto reads: "Missions Africaines, 150, cours Gambetta, Lyon." Printed text on verso reads: "Carte Postale / Phototypie Mce Lescuyer, 16, r. des Remparts-d'Ainay, Lyon."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-39-02
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:
Missionaries  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Education  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 DM 1985-144090
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3960

1. Dahomey Sur le fleuve Ouémé

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Lescuyer, Maurice  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype, b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of canoes on a river. Printed text on recto reads: "1. Dahomey - Sur le fleuve Ouémé." Translated caption reads: [Dahomey - On the Oueme River]. Additional printed text on recto reads: "Missions Africaines, 150, cours Gambetta, Lyon."
Printed text on verso reads: "Phototypie Mce Lescuyer, 16, r. des Ramparts-d'Ainay, Lyon."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-14-02
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:
Landscapes -- natural  Search this
Transportation -- 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 DM 1985-145082
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3961

15. Dahomey Réjouissances à Porto-Novo; les échassiers

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Lescuyer, Maurice  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 13.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "15. Dahomey - Réjouissances à Porto-Novo; les échassiers."
Translated postcard caption reads: "Dahomey - Festivities in Porto-Novo; the stilt walkers."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Missions Africaines, 150, cours Gambetta, Lyon."
Printed text on verso reads: "Photoypie Mce Lescuyer, 16, r. des Remparts-d'Ainay, Lyon."
Manuscript on verso reads: "106."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-08-02
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:
Dance  Search this
Rites and ceremonies -- 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 DM 2010-025-0002
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3963

Dahomey Une veuve de Béhanzin

Creator:
Society of African Missions  Search this
Behanzin, King of Dahomey, 1841-1906  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Dahomey - Une veuve de Béhanzin."
Translated postcard caption reads: "Dahomey - One of Béhanzin's widows."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Missions Africaines, 150, cours Gambetta, Lyon."
Printed text on verso reads: "Edition des Missions Africaines." Manuscript on verso reads: "106."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-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 -- Africa  Search this
Leaders  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 DM 2010-025-0003
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3964

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