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The "place of the pots" in Akan funerary custom / by James O. Bellis

Author:
Bellis, James O (James Oren) 1938-  Search this
Physical description:
43 p., [16] p. of plates : 32 ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1982
Topic:
Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Pottery--Mythology  Search this
Call number:
DT510.42 .B44p
DT510.42.B44p
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_194000

Festival Recordings: Community Talk: Cultural Autobiography; Culture Bridging; Old Traditions in New Settings

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Immigrant Program 1997 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Taylor, Derek (recorder)  Search this
Butler, Liz (recorder)  Search this
Performer:
Mohammed, Abdirahaman  Search this
Pereira, Aristide  Search this
Bah, Ibrahim Kanja  Search this
Augu-Jones, Agatha  Search this
Augu-Jones, Chidi  Search this
Franklin, John Whittington, 1952-  Search this
Osei-Kuffuor, Dorothy  Search this
Pipim, Peter.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Senegal
Somalia
Sierra Leone
Maryland
Ghana
Riverdale (Md.)
Date:
1997 July 2
Track Information:
101 Cultural Autobiography: African Immigration / Abdirahaman Mohammed, Aristide Pereira, Ibrahim Kanja Bah.

102 Culture Bridging: African Immigrant Folklife / Agatha Augu-Jones, Chidi Augu-Jones, John Whittington Franklin.

103 Old Traditions in New Settings: Adornment Traditions / Dorothy Osei-Kuffuor, Peter Pipim.
Local Numbers:
FP-1997-CT-0278-7
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 2, 1997.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. SI Permission.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Emigration & immigration  Search this
Community  Search this
occupational folklore  Search this
language  Search this
Slavery  Search this
adornment  Search this
Akan (African people)  Search this
Jewelry  Search this
Death  Search this
Textile fabrics  Search this
Dressmaking  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1997 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1997, Item FP-1997-CT-0278
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1997 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1997 Festival of American Folklife / Series 2: African Immigrant Folklife / 2.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1997-ref641

The Akan gold weights collection at the DIA / Nii O. Quarcoopome

Author:
Quarcoopome, Nii O  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2017
Topic:
Goldweights, Akan  Search this
Akan spoons  Search this
Kuduo  Search this
Call number:
N560 .A45
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089772

Akan leadership and status objects / Nii O. Quarcoopome

Author:
Quarcoopome, Nii O  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ghana
Date:
2017
Topic:
Akan regalia  Search this
Akan stools  Search this
Asipim  Search this
Akan gold ethnographic objects  Search this
Akan gold finger rings  Search this
Akan gold jewelry  Search this
Gold jewelry  Search this
Akan linguist staffs  Search this
Akan ceremonial swords  Search this
Akan fly whisks  Search this
Call number:
N560 .A45
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089773

Akan funerary arts in terra-cotta / Nii O. Quarcoopome

Author:
Quarcoopome, Nii O  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2017
Topic:
Akan commemorative terracottas  Search this
Akan terracotta heads (Representations)  Search this
Akan funerary sculpture  Search this
Sculpture, Akan  Search this
Call number:
N560 .A45
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089775

Akan wood sculpture / Nii O. Quarcoopome

Author:
Quarcoopome, Nii O  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2017
Topic:
Wood-carving, Akan  Search this
Akan wood combs (Grooming tools)  Search this
Baule heddle pulleys  Search this
Akan gong mallets  Search this
Baule drums (Membranophones)  Search this
Fante drums (Membranophones))  Search this
Akua'ba  Search this
Baule anthropological sculpture  Search this
Akan maternity figures (Representations)  Search this
Call number:
N560 .A45
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089776

Introduction : [Akan art in the collection of the Detroit Institute Arts] / Nii O. Quarcoopome

Author:
Quarcoopome, Nii O  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Michigan
Detroit
Date:
2017
Topic:
Art, Akan  Search this
Art, African  Search this
African art collections  Search this
Call number:
N560 .A45
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089777

Odwira ceremony, at Akropong

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1964
Scope and Contents:
Odwira ceremony, at Akropong, Ghana, November 1964. Photographed by Roy Sieber.
General:
Title source: provided by photographer.
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
Leaders  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091395
See more items in:
Roy Sieber Photographs
Roy Sieber Photographs / Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref780

Linguist staff

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1967
Scope and Contents:
Linguist staff, Ghana, October 1967. Photographed by Roy Sieber.
General:
Title source: provided by photographer.
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:
Works of art in situ  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091404
See more items in:
Roy Sieber Photographs
Roy Sieber Photographs / Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref788

Stools

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1967
Scope and Contents:
Stools, Ghana, October 1967. Photographed by Roy Sieber.
General:
Title source: provided by photographer.
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:
Works of art in situ  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091408
See more items in:
Roy Sieber Photographs
Roy Sieber Photographs / Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref792

Kwahu-Ntesu, Ghana

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
October 1964
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:
Leaders  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091412
See more items in:
Roy Sieber Photographs
Roy Sieber Photographs / Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref796

Kwahu-Ntesu

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1964
Scope and Contents:
Kwahu-Ntesu, Ghana, October 1964. Photographed by Roy Sieber.
General:
Title source: provided by photographer.
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:
Leaders  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091413
See more items in:
Roy Sieber Photographs
Roy Sieber Photographs / Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref797

Kwahu-Ntesu

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1964
Scope and Contents:
Kwahu-Ntesu, Ghana, September 1964. Photographed by Roy Sieber.
General:
Title source: provided by photographer.
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:
Leaders  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091414
See more items in:
Roy Sieber Photographs
Roy Sieber Photographs / Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref798

Funerary Terra-Cotta For a Chief, Made 1945

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Kwahu (African people)  Search this
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1964
Scope and Contents:
Funerary terra-cotta figure for a chief probably made in 1945, Kwahu group, Tafo, Ghana, Photographed by Roy Sieber.
General:
Title source: provided by photographer.
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:
Works of art in situ  Search this
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091608
See more items in:
Roy Sieber Photographs
Roy Sieber Photographs / Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref989

Masquerades

Photographer:
Drewal, Henry John  Search this
Collection Creator:
Drewal, Henry John  Search this
Drewal, Margaret Thompson  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1975
Local Numbers:
E 2 AKN HJD 75

EEPA 1992-028-04569
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. Copyright held by John and Margaret Drewal. To publish images from this collection, permission must be given by Henry and Margaret Drewal. Contact Archives staff for further information. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Masked dance -- Photographs  Search this
Masquerades  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Henry and Margaret Drewal Photographs, EEPA 1992-028, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1992-028, Item EEPA D04569
See more items in:
Henry and Margaret Drewal photographs
Henry and Margaret Drewal photographs / Ghana / 1975
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1992-028-ref7281

Masquerades

Photographer:
Drewal, Henry John  Search this
Collection Creator:
Drewal, Henry John  Search this
Drewal, Margaret Thompson  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1975
Local Numbers:
E 2 AKN HJD 75

EEPA 1992-028-04570
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. Copyright held by John and Margaret Drewal. To publish images from this collection, permission must be given by Henry and Margaret Drewal. Contact Archives staff for further information. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Masked dance -- Photographs  Search this
Masquerades  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Henry and Margaret Drewal Photographs, EEPA 1992-028, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1992-028, Item EEPA D04570
See more items in:
Henry and Margaret Drewal photographs
Henry and Margaret Drewal photographs / Ghana / 1975
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1992-028-ref7282

Masquerades

Photographer:
Drewal, Henry John  Search this
Collection Creator:
Drewal, Henry John  Search this
Drewal, Margaret Thompson  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1975
Local Numbers:
E 2 AKN HJD 75

EEPA 1992-028-04571
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. Copyright held by John and Margaret Drewal. To publish images from this collection, permission must be given by Henry and Margaret Drewal. Contact Archives staff for further information. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Masked dance -- Photographs  Search this
Masquerades  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Henry and Margaret Drewal Photographs, EEPA 1992-028, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1992-028, Item EEPA D04571
See more items in:
Henry and Margaret Drewal photographs
Henry and Margaret Drewal photographs / Ghana / 1975
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1992-028-ref7283

Masquerades

Photographer:
Drewal, Henry John  Search this
Collection Creator:
Drewal, Henry John  Search this
Drewal, Margaret Thompson  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1975
Local Numbers:
E 2 AKN HJD 75

EEPA 1992-028-04572
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. Copyright held by John and Margaret Drewal. To publish images from this collection, permission must be given by Henry and Margaret Drewal. Contact Archives staff for further information. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Masked dance -- Photographs  Search this
Masquerades  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Henry and Margaret Drewal Photographs, EEPA 1992-028, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1992-028, Item EEPA D04572
See more items in:
Henry and Margaret Drewal photographs
Henry and Margaret Drewal photographs / Ghana / 1975
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1992-028-ref7284

Masquerades

Photographer:
Drewal, Henry John  Search this
Collection Creator:
Drewal, Henry John  Search this
Drewal, Margaret Thompson  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1975
Local Numbers:
E 2 AKN HJD 75

EEPA 1992-028-04573
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. Copyright held by John and Margaret Drewal. To publish images from this collection, permission must be given by Henry and Margaret Drewal. Contact Archives staff for further information. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Masked dance -- Photographs  Search this
Masquerades  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Henry and Margaret Drewal Photographs, EEPA 1992-028, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1992-028, Item EEPA D04573
See more items in:
Henry and Margaret Drewal photographs
Henry and Margaret Drewal photographs / Ghana / 1975
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1992-028-ref7285

Masquerades

Photographer:
Drewal, Henry John  Search this
Collection Creator:
Drewal, Henry John  Search this
Drewal, Margaret Thompson  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1975
Local Numbers:
E 2 AKN HJD 75

EEPA 1992-028-04574
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. Copyright held by John and Margaret Drewal. To publish images from this collection, permission must be given by Henry and Margaret Drewal. Contact Archives staff for further information. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Masked dance -- Photographs  Search this
Masquerades  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Henry and Margaret Drewal Photographs, EEPA 1992-028, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1992-028, Item EEPA D04574
See more items in:
Henry and Margaret Drewal photographs
Henry and Margaret Drewal photographs / Ghana / 1975
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1992-028-ref7286

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