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The Hands of the Potter: Tombo Monyanga, Congo, Central Africa, November 1985.

Creator:
National Museum of African Art  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-03-25T15:47:49.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
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Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAfricanAr
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_nMnzRyIj3w4

Sella, Vittorio, 1859-1943, photographer. Estratto catalogo fotographie. Ruwenzori ed Africa Centrale. S. Gerolamo-Biella

Collection Creator:
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries)  Search this
Extent:
28 Photographs (Black-and-white photographs, 15.5 x 11.75 in. (photographs), 12 x 16 in. (portfolio))
Container:
Item Ph031
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1909
General note:
Portfolio with 28 original silver bromide photographs from the studio of Sella, with his studio captions attached to each plate. Ph031 is the accession number in the Russell E. Train inventory list of the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History.
Collection Rights:
The collection is housed in the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History, which is open to researchers Monday through Friday in the afternoons, from 1:30 to 5:00 p.m.; morning visits are by appointment only. Please call (202) 633-1184 or email AskaLibrarian@si.edu for an appointment.
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Russell E. Train Africana collection
Russell E. Train Africana collection / Series 9: Photographs
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sc22b01ae28-8333-487d-988a-61a7cb591dca
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sil-cl-xxxx-0014-ref2453
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Elephant Tail Bracelet

Physical Description:
hair, elephant tail (black) (overall material)
black (overall color)
braided (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 3 in; x 7.62 cm
overall:;
Object Name:
Elephant Hair Tail Money Bracelet
alternative currency
Other Terms:
Elephant Hair Tail Money Bracelet; Africa; Central Africa
Place made:
Africa
Date made:
n.d.
Credit Line:
Chase Manhattan Bank
ID Number:
1979.1263.00774
Accession number:
1979.1263
Catalog number:
79.112.OC94A
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0033-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1065938

Elephant Hair Bracelet

Physical Description:
hair, elephant tail fiber (overall material)
(black) (overall material)
black (overall color)
braided (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 4 1/4 in; x 10.795 cm
overall:;
Object Name:
Elephant Hair Money Bracelet
alternative currency
Other Terms:
Elephant Hair Money Bracelet; Africa; Central Africa
Place made:
Africa
Date made:
n.d.
Credit Line:
Chase Manhattan Bank
ID Number:
1979.1263.00510
Accession number:
1979.1263
Catalog number:
79.112.OC134
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0161-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1065948

Marcelin Minko Minze', Walker Onewin, Georges MBourou— Ogoue', Gabon— Central Africa (2000)

Collection Creator:
Parish Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1998-2000
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of electronic records with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Parish Gallery records, 1940-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Parish Gallery records
Parish Gallery records / Series 1: Exhibition Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9371de9a5-714d-4b32-8bd6-5e339cd0222a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-parigall-ref105

Distribution of a Community of Mammals in Relation to Roads and Other Human Disturbances in Gabon, Central Africa

Author:
Vanthomme, Hadrien P. A.  Search this
Korte, Lisa  Search this
Alonso, Alfonso  Search this
Kolowski, Joseph  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2013
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Animals  Search this
Veterinary medicine  Search this
Animal health  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_114583

Cloth

Physical Description:
rayon (overall material)
lavender (overall color)
woven (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 220 mm x 785 mm; x 8 11/16 in x 30 7/8 in
Object Name:
Cloth
alternative currency
Other Terms:
Cloth; Africa; Central Africa
Place made:
Africa
Date made:
n.d.
Credit Line:
Chase Manhattan Bank
ID Number:
1979.1263.00778
Accession number:
1979.1263
Catalog number:
79.112.OC97
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-03a0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1069023

Mittenothamnium pseudoreptans (Müll. Hal.) Cardot

Biogeographical Region:
25 - East Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Balbo  Search this
Place:
Africa centrale: Leka [interpreted] fall., Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
23 Jan 1908
Taxonomy:
Plantae Bryophyta Bryopsida Hypnales Hypnaceae
Published Name:
Mittenothamnium pseudoreptans (Müll. Hal.) Cardot
Barcode:
04636610
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Bryophytes and Lichens
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/36d6341fc-73f4-4d33-9d99-080b8e75dc7f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16520021

Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.

Biogeographical Region:
26 - South Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
R. J. Rodin  Search this
Place:
Southern Rhodesia, Africa, Central area near Toroshanga pass, Vicinity of Umvukwe Mountains, an extrusion in the "Great Rift Valley"., Zimbabwe, Africa
Collection Date:
24 Apr 1948 to 27 Apr 1948
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Myrtales Myrtaceae
Published Name:
Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
Barcode:
03058955
USNM Number:
2063213
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3882ceeb9-6bcf-485c-b59d-7a326a70a82f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14481443
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Pterocarpus angolensis DC.

Biogeographical Region:
26 - South Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
R. J. Rodin  Search this
Place:
Southern Rhodesia. Central are near Toroshanga pass. Vicinity of Umvukwe Mountains, an extrusion in the ""Great Rift Valley."", Zimbabwe, Africa
Collection Date:
24 Apr 1948 to 27 Apr 1948
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fabales Fabaceae Papilionoideae
Published Name:
Pterocarpus angolensis DC.
Barcode:
02150794
USNM Number:
2063211
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Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32ca92ec5-8a92-4639-88fa-b822427fb6b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13862551
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Ethulia scheffleri S. Moore

Biogeographical Region:
25 - East Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
W. H. Lewis  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1737  Search this
Place:
Kenya. Central Prov.,Nairobi Royal National Park., Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
17 Sep 1962
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Cichorioideae
Published Name:
Ethulia scheffleri S. Moore
Barcode:
01623058
USNM Number:
2627167
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/384ae74e6-a4f1-4c6f-a4a2-a79f14ba2650
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12582244
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Bothriocline sp.

Biogeographical Region:
25 - East Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Illtyd Buller Pole-Evans  Search this
J. Erens  Search this
Place:
Tanganyika. Central and East African., Tanzania, Africa
Collection Date:
17 Jun 1938
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Cichorioideae
Published Name:
Bothriocline sp.
Barcode:
01623556
USNM Number:
1940936
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c62a197f-0cd2-4905-807c-958d0548e97a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12710325
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Urochloa deflexa (Schumach.) H. Scholz

Biogeographical Region:
26 - South Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
National Herbarium Pretoria  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1006  Search this
Place:
District Mazabuka, N. Rhodesia. Central Research Station, Mazabuka., Zambia, Africa
Collection Date:
Transcribed d/m/y: 6/4/31
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Urochloa deflexa (Schumach.) H. Scholz
Barcode:
04294656
USNM Number:
1539114
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/330b90012-a579-472f-9d43-1a46cb9978c6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16086007
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Combretum transvaalense

Biogeographical Region:
26 - South Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
R. J. Rodin  Search this
Place:
Southern Rhodesia, Central area near Toroshanga Pass. Vicinity of Umvukwe Mountains, an extrusion in the "Great Rift Valley"., Zimbabwe, Africa
Collection Date:
24 Apr 1948 to 27 Apr 1948
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Myrtales Combretaceae
Published Name:
Combretum transvaalense
Barcode:
03046855
USNM Number:
2063214
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b649c7cc-db0f-401a-83ca-e9ef200bac65
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14402025
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Crotalaria longistyla Baker f.

Biogeographical Region:
26 - South Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
R. J. Rodin  Search this
Place:
Southern Rhodesia, Central area near Toroshanga pass, Vicinity ofUmvukwe Mountains, an extrusion in the "Great Rift Valley.", Zimbabwe, Africa
Collection Date:
24 Apr 1948 to 27 Apr 1948
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fabales Fabaceae Papilionoideae
Published Name:
Crotalaria longistyla Baker f.
Barcode:
02283042
USNM Number:
2063201
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35883e85d-1e4a-4b1b-a986-029a50ca111f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13303743
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Terminalia torulosa F. Hoffm.

Biogeographical Region:
26 - South Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
R. J. Rodin  Search this
Place:
Southern Rhodesia, Africa. Central area near Toroshanga pass. Vicinity of Umvukwe Mountains, an extrusion in the "Great Rift Valley"., Zimbabwe, Africa
Collection Date:
24 Apr 1948 to 27 Apr 1948
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Myrtales Combretaceae
Published Name:
Terminalia torulosa F. Hoffm.
Barcode:
03048396
USNM Number:
2063208
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3348848a7-bdc8-4142-afed-c6a7693c2f16
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14404995
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Acacia sp.

Biogeographical Region:
25 - East Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Illtyd Buller Pole-Evans  Search this
J. Erens  Search this
Place:
Tanganyika. Central and East Africa. On the Loa Highlands, Tanzania, Africa
Collection Date:
17 Jun 1938
Common name:
acacia
wattle
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fabales Fabaceae Caesalpinioideae
Published Name:
Acacia sp.
Barcode:
02199840
USNM Number:
1940933
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a6407518-6ffc-4a5c-b1a4-f5d3bfca791b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13160173
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Chloris virgata Sw.

Biogeographical Region:
26 - South Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Ex herb. Pretoria  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1006  Search this
Place:
District Mazabuka, N. Rhodesia. Central Research Station, Mazabuka., Zambia, Africa
Collection Date:
Transcribed d/m/y: 6/4/31
Common name:
feather finger-grass
feather windmill grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Chloridoideae
Published Name:
Chloris virgata Sw.
Barcode:
04186763
USNM Number:
1539111
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b34b2e41-811f-4d7a-9704-fefa467ce8d9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16262429

Euclasta condylotricha (Hochst. ex Steud.) Stapf

Biogeographical Region:
25 - East Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
H. J. van Rensburg  Search this
Place:
Tanganyika. Central Province, Mpurapura on land cleared from bush and deciduous thicket., Tanzania, Africa
Collection Date:
Transcribed d/m/y: 15/6/47
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Euclasta condylotricha (Hochst. ex Steud.) Stapf
Barcode:
04335927
USNM Number:
2840002
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3701f98fc-20f2-4b5a-9ea6-a4900df9d2d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16174049
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Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.

Biogeographical Region:
26 - South Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Vet. Research  Search this
Place:
Regio N. Rhodesia. Central Research Station, Mazabuka., Zambia, Africa
Collection Date:
6 Apr 1931
Common name:
Bermuda grass
Crabgrass
Punie
scutch grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Chloridoideae
Published Name:
Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Barcode:
04187907
USNM Number:
1722581
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/390bc7657-6dba-483e-862d-1663a0015e23
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16264853

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