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2 - Chateau Somba

Creator:
Dahomey. Office du tourisme  Search this
Bravmann, René A.  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone on photograph., col., 9 x 13.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Somba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1950]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Meilleurs Voeux."
Translated postcard caption reads: "Best Wishes."
Printed text on verso reads: "2 - Chateau Somba / Office du Tourisme du Dahomey / Reproduction interdite / Photo Veritable."
Address on verso reads: "Rene Bravmann c/o Mission Protestante B.P. 128 Bobo-Dionlasso, RHV."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-07-11
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:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Vernacular architecture -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA DM 2010-001-0168
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7d74b9c64-4f9a-48f8-8db3-a50996b39bcb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3962

Dahomey Chasseur Somba

Creator:
Labitte, G., photographer  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Somba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
ca. 1940
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Dahomey; 7 - Chasseur Somba.
Translated caption reads: "Dahomey; 7 - Somba hunter."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Collection G. Labitte; 35, rue Jules Ferry, Dakar; Reproduction interdite."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-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
Costume -- Africa  Search this
hunters -- 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 DM 2013-001-0431
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7ee6962a0-70b0-4189-8746-4a06bb574fb9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3978

Natitingou Type de Somba

Creator:
Toubon, Suzanne  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Somba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "72 - Natitingou; Type de Somba."
Translated caption reads: "72 - Natitingou; Typical Somba."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Edition Suzanne Toubon - Marseille / Tous droits de reproduction réservés."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-20-17
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  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 2013-001-0437
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo79a986b59-a49a-4016-97b7-e80dbd8d64dc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3983

Tata Somba Visitez le Nord- Benin

Photographer:
Hazoume, E.  Search this
Creator:
S.A.P.E.C.  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Somba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1980]
Scope and Contents:
Three images on recto depicting tata sombas, with people visible. Printed text on recto reads: "Tata Somba / Visitez le Nord-Benin." Logo: "SAPEC" on recto.
Printed text on verso reads: "Republique Populaire du Benin; Nord Benin." Additional printed text on verso reads: "Editions S.A.P.E.C. - B.P. 03-2095 - Cotonou © - Reproduction interdit / Bureau Carré 383 - Face Eglise St. Michel - Siège c/ 33 - Akpakpa - Cotonou / Républic Populaire du Benin / Photo: E. Hazoume Collectionnez les Cartes Postales SAPEC. Ref. 8430."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-07-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with additional accession number: A1992-02-029.
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
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 1985-144044
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo71daf8036-dda2-4486-a196-48310fec742c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3918

Songs of the Earth/ Chants de la terre

Performer:
Dagar, Nasir Aminuddin Khan, 1924-  Search this
Dagar, Moinuddin  Search this
Toonoo, Napache Etidloie  Search this
Baijanova, Nazira, 1930-  Search this
Daoud, Evelynei  Search this
Jouk, Rosa  Search this
Tchijouk, Lioudmilla  Search this
Dorodko, Maria  Search this
Orlenin, Tatiana  Search this
Shogol, Nadeshda  Search this
Rupkina, Ianka  Search this
Pfänder, Ernst  Search this
Mageeta, Elijah Pudloo  Search this
Meekeega, Quanak Martha  Search this
Pootogook, Napache Samaejuk  Search this
Sundul  Search this
Dagar Brothers  Search this
Collection Creator:
UNESCO  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound disc (digital, 4 3/4 in.)
Culture:
Indians  Search this
Indonesian  Search this
Japanese  Search this
Chinese  Search this
Uzbeks  Search this
Syrians  Search this
Ukrainians  Search this
Belarusians  Search this
Bulgarians  Search this
Swiss  Search this
Canadians  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Solomon Islanders  Search this
Sudanese  Search this
Africans  Search this
Benin  Search this
Balinese (Indonesian people)  Search this
Ainu  Search this
Mongols  Search this
Muslims  Search this
Sufis  Search this
Inuit  Search this
Ngoni (African people)  Search this
Gumuz (African people)  Search this
Aka (African people)  Search this
Pygmies  Search this
Banda (African people)  Search this
Somba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound discs
Place:
India
Indonesia
Bali (Indonesia : Province)
Japan
Mongolia
China
Khovd Aĭmag (Mongolia)
Uzbekistan
Khorazm oblasti (Uzbekistan)
Syria
Zhytomyr Oblastʹ (Ukraine)
Ukraine
Brest (Belarus)
Belarus
Bulgaria
Switzerland
Baffin Island (Nunavut)
Nunavut
Canada
Solomon Islands
Ntcheu District (Malawi)
Malawi
Africa
Nīl al Azraq (Sudan)
Sudan
Central African Republic
Benin
Date:
1972
Contents:
India: Khyal (5:05) -- Bali: Tjak (2:02) -- Japan: Upopo (2:06) -- Mongolia: The 4-year-old light tan horse (1:45) -- Uzbekistan: Yār-yār (2:15) -- Syria: Islamic ritual zikr (3:23) -- Takhsefto (4:46) -- Ukraine: The red mountain ash (2:08) -- Byelorussia: Round spring dance (2:03) -- Bulgaria: slow melody (3:53) -- Switzerland: Zäuerli (2:16) -- Canada: three kataijait from Bain Land (1:59) -- Solomon Islands: Roitroa (2:32) -- Malawi: Buyeni (4:08) -- Sudan: Nagara (2:29) -- Central African Republic: dikoboda sombe (3:51) -- Ulepa (4:20) -- Ye zame andero (2:47) -- Benin: song for grinding millet (2:59).
Track Information:
101 Khayāl/ Moinuddin Dagar, Nasir Aminuddin Khan Dagar, Dagar Brothers. Tabla,Tanb-ura.

102 Tjak.

103 Upopo.

104 The Four Year Old Light Tan Horse / Sundul.

105 Yār yār/ Nazira Baijanova Arabic language.

106 Ritual Zikr.

107 Takhshefto / Evelyne Oud.

108 The Red Mountain Ash / Rosa Jouk, Lioudmilla Tchijouk, Maria Dorodko. Ukrainian language.

109 Round: Spring Dance / Tatiana Orlenin, Nadeshda Shogol.

110 Slow melody from Thrace / Ianka Rupkina. Bulgarian language.

111 Zauerl (sung in the Inn) / Ernst Pfa.ndler.

112 Three katajjait from Baffin Land / Elijah Pudloo Mageeta, Quanak Martha Meekeega, Napache Samaejuk Pootogook, Napache Etidloie Toonoo.

113 Roiroa (women's song).

114 Buyeni: Kamwana kamwani (Somebody's little child)/ Kaya wiyo / Chewa dialect.

115 Nagara- Music of the Blue Nile Province / Lyre,Gourd.

116 Dikoboda sombe (Hut song).

117 Ulepa.

118 Ye zame andero (war chant).

119 Song for grinding millet.
Local Numbers:
UN-COMM-CD-08102-9

UNESCO.8104
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Paris, France Audivis 1972
General:
Commercial

Compact disc. Compilation of songs recorded worldwide, sung in their original languages. Previously released. Program notes in English and French (15 p.) inserted in container.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Listening only. No Duplication Allowed.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Topic:
World music anthologies  Search this
Music -- India  Search this
Khayāl  Search this
Indonesia -- Songs and music  Search this
Choral music  Search this
Folk songs, Ainu  Search this
Dance  Search this
Music -- Japan  Search this
Throat singing  Search this
Music -- China  Search this
Uzbekistan -- Songs and music  Search this
Religious  Search this
Islam  Search this
Syria -- Songs and music  Search this
Sufi chants  Search this
Maq¯am  Search this
Ukraine -- Songs and music  Search this
Acappella Vocal Band  Search this
Yodels  Search this
American Indian  Search this
Canada -- Songs and music  Search this
Games  Search this
Africa -- Songs and music  Search this
Music -- Juvenile  Search this
Call and response  Search this
Military music  Search this
Work songs  Search this
Tabla  Search this
Ṭanbūr  Search this
Lyre  Search this
Gourd  Search this
War dance  Search this
Milling songs  Search this
World music -- Syria.  Search this
Collection Citation:
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records, Ralph Rinzler Folklikfe Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.UNES, Item UNESCO.8104
See more items in:
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records / Series 2: Audio records / Commercial Recordings
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk53f7da071-3319-4be4-b001-75b6e215e32a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-unes-ref2118

Symphony of Nature: Music on the Themes of Water, Fire, Air, and Earth/ Symphonie Naturelle: Musiques author de l'eau, du feu, de l'air et da la terre

Performer:
Artaud, Pierre-Yves  Search this
Moshchyev, Pirdzhan  Search this
Annagulyev, Matzhan  Search this
Wah-nam, Tsui  Search this
Cicek, Ali Ekber  Search this
Guan, Pinghu, 1895-1967  Search this
Olesch, Fayna  Search this
Andreykoviets, Watalya  Search this
Doroshevich, Heema  Search this
Federova, Tatiana  Search this
Trung, Mong  Search this
Trần, Văn Khê  Search this
Blanchard, Jean  Search this
Beltranado, Sylvie  Search this
Batabayar  Search this
Cucalambe Ensemble  Search this
Collection Creator:
UNESCO  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound disc (digital, 4 3/4 in.)
Culture:
Cubans  Search this
Turkmen  Search this
Africans  Search this
Chinese  Search this
Turks  Search this
Bulgarians  Search this
Belarusians  Search this
Cameroon  Search this
Vietnamese  Search this
Portuguese  Search this
Benin  Search this
Algerians  Search this
French  Search this
Japanese  Search this
Baka (West African people)  Search this
Pygmies  Search this
Mongols  Search this
Somba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound discs
Place:
Cuba
Turkmenistan
Central African Republic
Africa
Vanuatu
China
New Hebrides
Turkey
Plana (Bulgaria)
Bulgaria
Belarus
Bahrain
Cameroon
Mongolia
Portugal
Benin
Gourara (Algeria)
Algeria
France
Japan
Date:
1972
Contents:
Cuba: Mi tierra es asi (3:53) -- Turkmenistan: Gu.mmu.r-gu.mmu.rlendi (4:41) -- Central African Republic (2:55) -- Vanuatu: Kaimata (1:49) -- China: Huan lo ts'ao yuan (3:50) -- Turkey: Yulcelerden seyreyled im dostun izini (2:28) -- China: Liushui (4:10) -- Bulgaria: Harvest song (3:10) -- Byelorussia: Harvest song (:59) -- Bahrain: Bahri (3:42) -- Cameroon: The water drum (1:26) -- Viet nam: Phong xuy trich lieru (4:04) -- Mongolia: view over the Kherelen River (2:54) -- Portugal: Macelada (1:58) -- Benin: Musotie, harvest dance (3:07) -- Algeria: song for the insemination of the date palm (1:58) -- Cameroon: Music for the nganga dance (2:52) -- France: sur le pont d'Auron (3:21) -- Japan: Aiolos (2:39).
Track Information:
101 Mi tierra es asi / Cucalambe Ensemble. Spanish language.

102 Gummur-gummurlendi (Mountains are trembling) / Pirdzhan Moshchyev, Matzhan Annagulyev. Ghichak,Bakhshy.

103 Bosobe (Song and dance of a diviner-healer).

104 Kaimata.

105 Huan io ts 'ao yuan (Happiness is on the grassy plain) / Tsui Wah-nam Er hu. Chinese language.

106 Yuceelerden seyreyled im Dostun izini (From high above I have followed the footprints of my beloved) / Ali Ekber Cicek. Saz music.

107 Liushu (Flowing Waters) / Pinghu Guan. Qin (Musical instrument).

108 Harvest song / Bulgarian language.

109 Harvest song / Fayna Olesch, Watalya Andreykoviets, Heema Doroshevich, Tatiana Federova.

110 Bahri.

111 The Water Drum.

112 Phong xuy trich lieu (The wind blows and bends the weeping willow) / Mong Trung, Va.n Khe. Tra.rn. Zither,Lute. Vietnamese language.

113 View over the Kherelen River / Batabayar.

114 Macelada (Picking Camonile) / Adufe. Portuguese language.

115 Musotie (Harvest dance).

116 Song for the insemination of the date palm.

117 Music for the Nganga dance.

118 Sur le pont d'Auron / Jean Blanchard. Bagpipe.

119 Aoilos / Sylvie Beltranado, Pierre-Yves Artaud. Harp,Flute.
Local Numbers:
UN-COMM-CD-08106-9

UNESCO.8106
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Paris, France Audivis 1972
General:
Commercial

Compact disc. Compilation of songs recorded worldwide, sung in their original languages. Previously released. Program notes in English and French (14 p.) inserted in container
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Listening only. No Duplication Allowed.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Topic:
World music anthologies  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Son (Music)  Search this
Guajira  Search this
Epic literature  Search this
Köroğlu (Poem)  Search this
Africa -- Songs and music  Search this
Fishing -- Songs and music  Search this
Music -- China  Search this
Er hu music  Search this
Turkey -- Songs and music  Search this
Qin music  Search this
Choral music  Search this
Fidjeri  Search this
Vietnam -- Songs and music  Search this
Theater  Search this
Music -- France  Search this
Music -- Japan  Search this
Ghichak  Search this
Bakhshy  Search this
Er hu  Search this
Saz music  Search this
Qin (Musical instrument)  Search this
Zither  Search this
Lute  Search this
Games  Search this
Adufe  Search this
Bagpipe  Search this
Harp  Search this
Flute  Search this
Fishing  Search this
Maritime  Search this
Harvest  Search this
Pearl divers  Search this
Function:
Festivals
Collection Citation:
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records, Ralph Rinzler Folklikfe Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.UNES, Item UNESCO.8106
See more items in:
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records / Series 2: Audio records / Commercial Recordings
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk515fcd593-05ea-4356-a254-cb84d4d9b545
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-unes-ref2119

Benin : Bariba and Somba music = Musiques Bariba et Somba

Recorder:
Arom, Simha (liner notes)  Search this
Collection Creator:
UNESCO  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound disc (digital, 4 3/4 in.)
Culture:
Benin  Search this
Bariba (African people)  Search this
Somba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound discs
Place:
Benin
Date:
1976
Contents:
Bariba music. Praise song for hunters (3:52) --Music played when setting out for a hunt (2:26) --Music in praise of Oru Suru (5:53) --Sambani, music for dancing (2:40) --Taru, music for dancing (1:47) --"A poor man has no country" (5:09). -- Somba music. Dinaba, myth of the origins (6:04) --Song for grinding millet (5:12) --Musotie, harvest dance (3:08) -- Funeral lament (2:06) --Song to carry the corpse (2:05) --Song for grinding karite nuts (2:26).
Track Information:
101 Bariba music. Praise song for hunters / Bariba language.

102 Music played when setting out for a hunt / Bariba language.

103 Music in praise of Oru Suru / Bariba language.

104 Sambani, music for dancing / Bariba language.

105 Taru, music for dancing / Bariba language.

106 "A poor man has no country" / Bariba language.

107 Somba music. Dinaba, myth of the origins / Somba language.

108 Song for grinding millet / Somba language.

109 Musotie, harvest dance / Somba language.

110 Funeral lament / Somba language.

111 Song to carry the corpse / Somba language.

112 Song for grinding karite nuts / Somba language.
Local Numbers:
UNESCO.8057
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Paris, France Audivis 1976
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Benin.
General:
Commercial

Songs and instrumental music. Compact disc. Originally released as analog disc, 1976. Notes in French and English, with translations of the songs in the same languages (11 p.) inserted in container. Traditional and ritual songs, narrative, and dance music for royal ceremonies and daily life ; includes some griot performance.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. SI Permission.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Topic:
World music  Search this
Funeral music  Search this
Collection Citation:
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records, Ralph Rinzler Folklikfe Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.UNES, Item UNESCO.8057
See more items in:
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records / Series 2: Audio records / Commercial Recordings
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk50314494d-86a7-4fb2-9306-0a69d2b29cfe
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-unes-ref2160

Ivan Livingstone photographs

Photographer:
Livingstone, Ivan  Search this
Names:
Celestial Church of Christ  Search this
Extent:
527 Slides (photographs) (color , 35mm.)
Culture:
Fon (African people)  Search this
Fula (African people)  Search this
Dan (African people)  Search this
Oyo (African people)  Search this
Ifè (African people)  Search this
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Somba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Slides (photographs)
Color slides
Place:
Porto-Novo (Benin)
Ife (Nigeria)
Togo
Nigeria
Ghana
Dahomey
Benin
Africa
Date:
1972-1973
Summary:
The collection contains 527 color 35mm slides taken by Ivan Livingstone in West Africa (primarily the Republic of Benin but also in Ghana, Nigeria and Togo) circa 1972-1973. Images depict market scenes, Egúngún and Ifa ceremonies, religious ceremonies of the Celestial Church of Christ, funeral processions, decoration and ornament, clothing and dress, and musicians. There are also several images of the palace of the Oni of Ife. Culture groups represented in the collection include the Yoruba, Ifè, Oyo, Somba, Fon,Dan and Fula peoples.
Arrangement note:
Arranged by original photographer's series and classified by EEPA subject headings.
Biographical/Historical note:
Ivan Livingstone is an Afro-Canadian scholar and photographer of Jamaican and Guianese descent. He was raised in Verdun, a working-class suburb of Montreal. Livingstone has taught at McGill University in Montreal, Laval University in Quebec City, and in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Benin.
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.
Topic:
Marketplaces  Search this
Ramadan  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Decoration and ornament  Search this
Egúngún (Cult)  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Ifa (Religion)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Citation:
Ivan Livingstone Photographs, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1996-004
See more items in:
Ivan Livingstone photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo793ecc793-4c15-4657-8ff0-39f970d0acef
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-1996-004

990 - Dahomey Natitingou - Cases Somba

Creator:
Editions d'art Normand  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Keita, Seydou, 1923-  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 10.5 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Somba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1969]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "990 - Dahomey / Natitingou - Cases Somba." Translated caption reads: [Dahomey / Natitingou - Somba Home], Caption refers to buldings known as tata somba depicted on recto.
Publisher's logo on recto: "Normand."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Editions d'art Normand - B.P. 700 Abidjan / S.I.R.A. / Chrome."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-07-03

EEPA DM 1996-002-0001
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1996-2-1.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
For study purposes only. 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
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Identifier:
EEPA.1996-002, Item EEPA DM 1996-002-0001
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Seydou Keita study photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7b6167b99-12fc-4295-be66-b1fee2bc8974
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1996-002-ref506

Cartridge-Belt

Donor Name:
Leipzig Museum Of Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Tamberma  Search this
Object Type:
Belt
Place:
Togo, Africa
Accession Date:
17 Apr 1908
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
048585
USNM Number:
E249789-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3810eaabd-cb3e-41b3-b511-bf61daf6cc90
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8374166
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Cartridge-Belt

Donor Name:
Leipzig Museum Of Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Tamberma  Search this
Object Type:
Belt
Place:
Togo, Africa
Accession Date:
17 Apr 1908
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
048585
USNM Number:
E249790-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35327f666-f0a3-431a-8c5e-bb3e47744054
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8374167
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Quiver & Arrows

Donor Name:
Leipzig Museum Of Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Tamberma  Search this
Object Type:
Quiver/Arrow
Place:
Togo, Africa
Accession Date:
17 Apr 1908
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
048585
USNM Number:
E249791-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/366563137-f20a-4378-b86c-03ebaeaac8be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8374168
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Le souffle du mort : la tragédie de la mort chez les Batãmmariba du Togo, Bénin / par Dominique Sewane

Author:
Sewane, Dominique  Search this
Physical description:
662 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Togo
Bénin
Somba
Date:
2003
©2003
Topic:
Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Somba (Peuple d'Afrique)--Rites et cérémonies  Search this
Funérailles--Rites et cérémonies  Search this
Bestattungsritus  Search this
Somba  Search this
Tod  Search this
Trauer  Search this
Coutume funéraire  Search this
Moeurs  Search this
Mort  Search this
Rite initiatique  Search this
Somba (Peuple d'Afrique)  Search this
Somba (African people)--Social life and customs  Search this
Africa - Ethnology - Anthropology of Death  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_774322

In the land of the Tamberma

Author:
Boudre, Daniel 1952-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Togo
Date:
2003
Topic:
Tamberma  Search this
Architecture, Somba)  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Call number:
N5310.7 .A78
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_788223

Between two worlds

Author:
Smadja, Myriam  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1996
Topic:
Tamberma  Search this
Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Silence  Search this
Call number:
AS4.U8 A14X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_509665

African creation myths as political strategy

Author:
Blier, Suzanne Preston  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Date:
2004
Topic:
Origin  Search this
Chi wara  Search this
Oduduwa (Yoruba deity)  Search this
Creation--Mythology  Search this
Call number:
N1 .A258
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_778078

Les secrets de l'architecture Tamberma / par Ayoko Mensah ; photos, Thomas Dorn

Author:
Mensah, Ayoko  Search this
Dorn, Thomas photographer  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Togo
Date:
1997
Topic:
Architecture, Somba)  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Tamberma architecture  Search this
Call number:
DT470 .B172
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_828107

A miracle, African-style

Author:
Barbier-Mueller, Monique  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
2004
Call number:
N5310.7 .A784
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_754642

Scarification among the Somba people from Atakora mountains

Author:
Trojanowska, Alicja  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Physical description:
p. 115-119 : ill
Type:
Books
Place:
Benin
Atakora Region
Date:
1992
Topic:
Tamberma scarifications  Search this
Tamberma scarification (Process).)  Search this
Scarification (Body marking)  Search this
Decoration and ornament, Somba  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Dress, Body Ornamentation--West Africa
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_756550

Superstitions nord-Dahomeennes

Author:
Gani, Orou  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1955
Topic:
Folklore  Search this
Call number:
DT1 .N911
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_757383

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