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Ranunculus multifidus Forssk.

Biogeographical Region:
24 - Northeast Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Frederick G. Meyer  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2100  Search this
Place:
Marshy places on open slopes above Acachi River, 2 km. no. main road bridge, 17 km. so. Addis Ababa, Shoa Province., Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
25 Nov 1961
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ranunculales Ranunculaceae Ranunculoideae
Published Name:
Ranunculus multifidus Forssk.
Barcode:
03573221
USNM Number:
2519865
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d466e02b-4a08-43cc-9201-2377193add77
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15132164

Usnea deminuta Motyka

Biogeographical Region:
24 - Northeast Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Robert E. Perdue Jr.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2774  Search this
Place:
Shoa Province: On Koso, in the crater of Mt. Zuquala and around its rim, about 50 km. S. of Addis Ababa., Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
!er 22, 1964
Taxonomy:
Fungi Ascomycota Lecanoromycetes Lecanorales Parmeliaceae
Published Name:
Usnea deminuta Motyka
Barcode:
04558453
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Botany
Bryophytes and Lichens
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/39a81cb51-a517-4679-aca9-64a75ce48552
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16704207

Rhus sp.

Biogeographical Region:
24 - Northeast Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Fred A. Barkley  Search this
Place:
Campus of University College, Addis Ababa., Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
9 Aug 1962
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Sapindales Anacardiaceae
Published Name:
Rhus sp.
Barcode:
03347717
USNM Number:
2593942A
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3eb435ddb-93c6-447f-849c-fd0ac061466c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14861273

Star of Ethiopia Medal, presented to Duke Ellington

Recipient:
Ellington, Duke  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
ribbon (overall material)
wood (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
medal: 3/4 in x 3 3/16 in x 11 in; 1.905 cm x 8.09625 cm x 27.94 cm
box: 1 9/16 in x 4 13/16 in x 6 7/8 in; 3.96875 cm x 12.22375 cm x 17.4625 cm
Object Name:
medal
Place made:
Ethiopia: Ādīs Ābeba, Ādīs Ābeba
Presentation date:
1973
Subject:
Awards and Prizes  Search this
ID Number:
1989.0369.264
Accession number:
1989.0369
Catalog number:
1989.0369.264
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Jazz
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-8821-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1282899
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Scrapbook - African-Americans in Aviation

Collection Author:
White, Dale L., Sr., 1899-1977  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1933-1939
Scope and Contents:
Scrapbook, 28 pages, unbound, with heavily tooled brown leather cover with gold decoration. Contents include newspaper clippings and photographs (dated 1933-1939) of members of the Challenger Air Pilots Association (CAPA) from Chicago, Illinois, particularly John C. Robinson and his activities with the Imperial Ethiopian Air Force, which earned him the nickname of the "Brown Condor," and Dale L. White and Chauncey Spencer's 1939 "Goodwill Flight" (May 11 to May 16) from Chicago to Washington, DC.

Digital images displayed are the only pages which have been digitized at this time.
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Collection Rights:
Permissions Requests
Collection Citation:
Dale L. White, Sr., Papers Collection, Accession 2013-0050, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Dale L. White, Sr., Papers
Dale L. White, Sr., Papers / Series 1: Career and African-Americans in Aviation
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg23c7dd5b7-89f2-4591-8caf-4c9ded9deef9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-2013-0050-ref36
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Farsetia longisiliqua Decne.

Biogeographical Region:
24 - Northeast Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
W. C. Burger  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1100  Search this
Place:
½ KM SW of Erer hotel. Erer river area, 60 km. W of Dire Dawa on hwy. to Addis Ababa., Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
7 Oct 1962
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Brassicales Brassicaceae
Published Name:
Farsetia longisiliqua Decne.
Barcode:
03763230
USNM Number:
2904742
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/347dfc65b-a1ee-4c44-8363-4789005cb36d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15181293

Plagiochasma eximium (Schiffn.) Steph.

Biogeographical Region:
24 - Northeast Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Frederick G. Meyer  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2084  Search this
Place:
Cliffs on west side of Acachi River, 1 km. no. of main road bridge, 17 km. so. Addis Ababa, Shoa Province., Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
15 Nov 1961
Taxonomy:
Plantae Bryophyta Bryosidea Hypnales Aytoniaceae
Published Name:
Plagiochasma eximium (Schiffn.) Steph.
Barcode:
04621440
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Botany
Bryophytes and Lichens
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3521b3ae8-be1d-4c2c-8a86-5a16a93a6402
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16541291

Anthoceros punctatus L.

Biogeographical Region:
24 - Northeast Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Frederick G. Meyer  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2499  Search this
Place:
In small tufts, abundant where found; Entotto Mt., above Italian Embassy at end of road, Shoa Prov., Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
18 Oct 1964
Taxonomy:
Plantae Anthocerotophyta Anthocerotopsida Anthocerotales Anthocerotaceae
Published Name:
Anthoceros punctatus L.
Barcode:
04632577
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Botany
Bryophytes and Lichens
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37194ae9b-78ba-4ea9-acd6-d9b759ad9400
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16550762

Pleurochaete beccarii Venturi

Biogeographical Region:
24 - Northeast Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Sue Edward  Search this
G. E. Tewoldeberhan  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2000  Search this
Place:
Shewa Administrative Region: Valley of Debis River, c. 5.0km N of Ambo Town, 125km W of Addis Ababa., Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
30 Jan 1983
Taxonomy:
Plantae Bryophyta Bryopsida Pottiales Pottiaceae
Published Name:
Pleurochaete beccarii Venturi
Barcode:
04675577
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Botany
Bryophytes and Lichens
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37685dfcb-6af1-4420-a777-60c62d517f0a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16569869

Crassocephalum macropappus S. Moore

Biogeographical Region:
24 - Northeast Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Mrs. Jonquil Ash  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2500  Search this
Place:
Mount Fure, southern Addis Ababa, near Alemgena, Shoa Province, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
Transcribed d/m/y: 23/6/74
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Asteroideae
Published Name:
Crassocephalum macropappus S. Moore
Barcode:
01827478
USNM Number:
2837078
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32951dc38-bf35-496f-9c03-cd7a1de94592
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12963696

Laggera involucrosa

Biogeographical Region:
24 - Northeast Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Mrs. Jonquil Ash  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1847  Search this
Place:
Bole Canyon, c. 45 km north of Addis Ababa, Shoa Province, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
Transcribed d/m/y: 31/3/75
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Asteroideae
Published Name:
Laggera involucrosa
Barcode:
01436003
USNM Number:
2819801
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/367b66d2d-bbc9-4edc-95d3-458c2551403c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12789573

Marilyn Heldman photographs

Photographer:
Heldman, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
193 Slides (1 Binder, color, 35 mm)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Hausa (African people)  Search this
Fulani  Search this
Bamileke (African people)  Search this
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Oyo (African people)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Slides
Slides
Place:
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Ife (Nigeria)
Kano (Nigeria)
Sudan
Ibadan (Nigeria)
Cameroon
Eritrea
Lagos (Nigeria)
Tanzania
Benin
Somalia
Egypt
Date:
1960s-1970s
Summary:
The collection includes 193 slides taken by Marilyn Heldman in Ethiopia in the 1960s and 1970s. Subjects include architecture, art objects, marketplaces, pottery, reliefs and cultures including the Bamileke, Fulani, Hausa, Oyo and Yoruba peoples.
Scope and Contents:
The collection includes 193 slides taken by Marilyn Heldman in the 1960s and 1970s. Many of the photos were taken during fieldwork in Northern Ethiopia, supported by a National Endowment for the Humanities post-doctorate fellowship (1973-1974), or while working as a Curatorial Associate at the Museum of the Institute of Ethiopian Studies at Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia (1966-1967). Subjects include architecture, art objects, marketplaces, pottery, reliefs and cultures including the Bamileke, Fulani, Hausa, Oyo and Yoruba peoples.
Biographical / Historical:
Marilyn Heldman is an Adjunct Professor of Art History at American University (Washington, D.C.). Published in such journals as the Journal of Religion in Africa, African Arts and Northeast African Studies, Heldman has also written numerous books, notably African Zion: The Sacred Art of Ethiopia (1993) (cowritten with Stuart C. Munro-Hay). Heldman received a post-doctorate fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts to complete field work in Northern Ethiopia (1973-1974). She has also held positions as Visiting Associate Professor in the Department of Art and Art History at the University of Missouri at St. Louis and Curatorial Associate at the Museum of the Institute of Ethiopian Studies at the Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia (1966-1967).
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:
Ere ibeji  Search this
Art objects  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Marketplaces  Search this
Africa -- Ethnology  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Relief (Sculpture)  Search this
Citation:
Marilyn Heldman Photographs, EEPA 2016-005, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2016-005
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7f2283f13-3ee0-4c04-a3ed-1f46cfe8a454
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-2016-005

Winter in Mexico lecture recording

Collection Director:
Porterfield, Jeanne  Search this
Chickering, Lisa  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape reel (50 min.)
Container:
Item 2015.16.3 OS 1
Type:
Archival materials
Audio
Sound tape reels
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Narration to the second half of reel 1 and the first half of reel 2 only.
Collection Restrictions:
The Lisa Chickering and Jeanne Porterfield collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the National Anthropological Film Collection may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Lisa Chickering and Jeanne Porterfield Collection, National Anthropological Film Collection, Smithsonian Institution
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Lisa Chickering and Jeanne Porterfield collection
Lisa Chickering and Jeanne Porterfield collection / Series 7: Films and film-related sound recordings / 7.9: Winter in Mexico
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9e82bbbcd-8b23-474a-9320-b35531461c62
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-2015-16-ref188
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Paintings displayed at an exhibition at the Saint George Art Gallery, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Collection Creator:
LaDuke, Betty  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Date:
1997-1998
General:
Original file / frame number: 4118 / 0a
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. The negatives are located in cold storage. All negatives have been digitized and are available online.
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.
Collection Citation:
Betty LaDuke collection, EEPA 2007-003, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2007-003, Item EEPA 2007-003-0286
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Betty LaDuke collection
Betty LaDuke collection / Series 10: Negatives / 10.10: Negatives / Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7cadca6e2-71c5-430b-896d-d00981b2cff9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2007-003-ref1830

A painting displayed at an exhibition at the Saint George Art Gallery, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Collection Creator:
LaDuke, Betty  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Date:
1997-1998
General:
Original file / frame number: 4118 / 1a
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. The negatives are located in cold storage. All negatives have been digitized and are available online.
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.
Collection Citation:
Betty LaDuke collection, EEPA 2007-003, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2007-003, Item EEPA 2007-003-0287
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Betty LaDuke collection
Betty LaDuke collection / Series 10: Negatives / 10.10: Negatives / Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7e402ca9b-9f43-4118-8003-30b0fa195ed6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2007-003-ref1831

Paintings displayed at an exhibition at the Saint George Art Gallery, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Collection Creator:
LaDuke, Betty  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Date:
1997-1998
General:
Original file / frame number: 4118 / 2a
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. The negatives are located in cold storage. All negatives have been digitized and are available online.
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.
Collection Citation:
Betty LaDuke collection, EEPA 2007-003, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2007-003, Item EEPA 2007-003-0288
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Betty LaDuke collection
Betty LaDuke collection / Series 10: Negatives / 10.10: Negatives / Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7791035c1-e687-462e-b37f-f5208155de2a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2007-003-ref1832

Paintings displayed at an exhibition at the Saint George Art Gallery, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Collection Creator:
LaDuke, Betty  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Date:
1997-1998
General:
Original file / frame number: 4118 / 3a
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. The negatives are located in cold storage. All negatives have been digitized and are available online.
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.
Collection Citation:
Betty LaDuke collection, EEPA 2007-003, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2007-003, Item EEPA 2007-003-0289
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Betty LaDuke collection
Betty LaDuke collection / Series 10: Negatives / 10.10: Negatives / Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo70239bb80-96ad-45aa-bdeb-784c88c14f28
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2007-003-ref1833

A painting displayed at an exhibition at the Saint George Art Gallery, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Collection Creator:
LaDuke, Betty  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Date:
1997-1998
General:
Original file / frame number: 4118 / 4a
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. The negatives are located in cold storage. All negatives have been digitized and are available online.
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.
Collection Citation:
Betty LaDuke collection, EEPA 2007-003, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2007-003, Item EEPA 2007-003-0290
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Betty LaDuke collection
Betty LaDuke collection / Series 10: Negatives / 10.10: Negatives / Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7661d7669-67c7-40f2-bf41-61a2ac91e3c2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2007-003-ref1834

A painting displayed at an exhibition at the Saint George Art Gallery, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Collection Creator:
LaDuke, Betty  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Date:
1997-1998
General:
Original file / frame number: 4118 / 5a
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. The negatives are located in cold storage. All negatives have been digitized and are available online.
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.
Collection Citation:
Betty LaDuke collection, EEPA 2007-003, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2007-003, Item EEPA 2007-003-0291
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Betty LaDuke collection
Betty LaDuke collection / Series 10: Negatives / 10.10: Negatives / Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7e72e5481-b633-41ae-a1f3-7ad052f8b9a0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2007-003-ref1835

Carved chairs displayed at an exhibition at the Saint George Art Gallery, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Collection Creator:
LaDuke, Betty  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Date:
1997-1998
General:
Original file / frame number: 4118 / 6a
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. The negatives are located in cold storage. All negatives have been digitized and are available online.
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.
Collection Citation:
Betty LaDuke collection, EEPA 2007-003, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2007-003, Item EEPA 2007-003-0292
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Betty LaDuke collection
Betty LaDuke collection / Series 10: Negatives / 10.10: Negatives / Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo713d6cc99-758b-4d24-aa9d-29660a75e43c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2007-003-ref1836

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