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Bangala people at a Catholic mission, Nouvelle Anvers. 9957 Interpositive

Topic:
AFRICA TOUR--BELGIAN CONGO
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (5" x 8")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Nouvelle Anvers (Congo)
Local Numbers:
RSN 23633
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.32 [150].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Children -- Congo  Search this
Convents -- Congo  Search this
Laborers -- Congo  Search this
Religion -- Congo  Search this
Streets -- Congo  Search this
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 23571-23675
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8aef81b42-ab93-4c5f-9a0f-b7ea5857eefc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref21400

Colonel Alexis B. McMullen photograph and postcard collection relating to West Africa

Creator:
McMullen, Alexis B. (collector and photographer)  Search this
Photographer:
Zagourski, Casimir  Search this
Extent:
70 Postcards (70 photographic postcards, silver gelatin)
86 Photographic prints (silver gelatin)
Culture:
Mputu (African people)  Search this
Komo (Congolese (Democratic Republic) people)  Search this
West Africans  Search this
Mangbetu (African people)  Search this
Tutsi (African people)  Search this
Kuba (African people)  Search this
Hausa (African people)  Search this
Ashanti (African people)  Search this
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Ghanaians  Search this
Banziri (African people)  Search this
Ngbaka (African people)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Postcards
Photographic prints
Photographs
Place:
Rwanda
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Kenya
Ghana
Africa, West
Date:
circa 1943-1944
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs made and collected by Alexis B. McMullen documenting peoples and culture in West Africa. The images created by McMullen and Captain D. B. McCloskey depict ceremonies at Kibib honoring Ofori Atta, a chief in the Central Province of the Gold Coast; a dance to the god of the sea at Teshi; and fishing boats and equipment. Additionally, the collection contains photographic postcards collected by McMullen and made by Casimir Zagourski, Leopoldville, and Methodist Book Depots, Cape Coast. These show African "types," a Bwake female circumcision ceremony (please note contains graphic images of circumcision), scarification (cicatrization), African animals (including giraffes, elephants, and a hippopotamus), agriculture, dances, and musical instruments. Depicted West African peoples include the Ashanti, Bangala, Banziri, Hausa, Kuba, Kumu, Mangbetu, Mputu and Tutsi.
Biographical/Historical note:
Colonel Alexis B. McMullen participated in American aviation activities for about 50 years. During World War II, he was the commanding officer of a United States Air Corps Air Transport Command (ATC) base in Accra, Ghana (then the Gold Coast).
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 90-14
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The National Air and Space Museum Archives Division holds the Colonel Alexis B. McMullen Collection, 1915-1983, documenting McMullen's aviation career and interests.
Additional Zagourski photographs can be found in the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives in EEPA 1987-0024 and the EEPA Postcard Collection.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Musical instruments  Search this
Scarification (Body marking)  Search this
Cacao  Search this
Cooking  Search this
Fishing  Search this
female circumcision  Search this
Dance  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Postcards
Citation:
Photo Lot 90-14, Colonel Alexis B. McMullen photograph and postcard collection relating to West Africa, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.90-14
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw309c24635-450a-4122-b084-884789f5231b
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-90-14

12. Congo Brazzaville: Un boy Bangala

Creator:
Vialle (Brazzaville)  Search this
Meyrignac et Puydebois (Brive)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Commune de Brazzaville, -- Brazzaville
Date:
[ca. 1907]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "12. - Congo. -Brazzaville. - Un boy Bangala."
Translated caption reads: "12. Congo. Brazzaville: A Bangala boy."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Cliché Vialle, Brazzavile - Phototypie Meyrignac et Puydebois, Brive (France)."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto. Manuscript address on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-23
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  Search this
Costume  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 CF 1985-140701
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7b42abacc-c93c-4aab-8699-8680278ac969
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2086

Congo Types de Bangalas

Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., monochrome, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 3 CG
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1899
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Congo. - Types de Bangalas." Translated postcard caption reads: "Congo. - Bangala Types."
Manuscript signature and address on verso. Postmarked postage stamp on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-20-166
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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  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 CG 1985-140777
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo782bddf0c-5f81-48b0-84c6-4dd0632fcd97
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2333

37. Congo Belge Types Bangala

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 3 CG
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed recto caption reads: "37. Congo Belge / Types Bangala." Text repeated in dutch. Translated caption reads: "37. Belgian Congo. Bangala types."
Postage stamp printed on verso.
Items EEPA CG-20-17, CG-20-18, CG-20-19, and CG-20-20 are duplicate postcards.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-20-19
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1993-19-76.
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  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 CG 1993-019-0076
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo75e6a8d5d-611e-438f-a953-2ae37e0cdb49
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2394

Femme Makanza ( Bangala)

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Équateur Province -- Makanza
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Translated postcard caption reads, "Makanza woman ( Bangala)."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-05-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with additional accession number: 1985-140700.
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:
Body arts  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Body marking -- Africa  Search this
Scarification (Process)  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 CG 1994-006-0015
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7ca966f8f-4ff7-4b79-b748-e3e13dc8d392
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2415

Femme Makanza ( Bangala)

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Équateur Province -- Makanza
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Translated postcard caption reads, "Makanza woman ( Bangala)."
Manuscript on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-05-02
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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:
Body arts  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Body marking -- 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 CG 2011-001-0603
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo72cec761b-5ac1-4a17-8d75-2c9612992dc2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2540

Femme Makanza ( Bangala)

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Équateur Province -- Makanza
Date:
ca. 1911
Scope and Contents:
Translated postcard caption reads, "Makanza woman ( Bangala)." Manuscript message on verso reads, " Merci beaucoup pour votre aimable carte du Congo. Je vous adresse ainsi qu'à Madame mes respectueuses amitiés." Translated message reads, "Thank you for your attractive cards of the Congo. I send you madam my respect and my friendship." Postmark on verso, date reads: "22 VIII 1911 [August 8, 1911]."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-05-04
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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:
Body arts  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Body marking -- 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 CG 2011-001-0605
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo773711c00-902b-4169-8e01-aefc0ce27069
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2542

30. Types de tatouages Bangalas

Creator:
Librarie Belge  Search this
Nells (Brussels)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Translated postcard caption reads, "Types of Bangala tattooing."
Printed text on verso reads: "Edit.: Librarie Belge R. Louis, Elisabethville." Publisher's logo on recto and verso: "Nels."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-05-14
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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:
Body arts  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Body marking -- 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 CG 2011-001-0614
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7c02f919c-c64e-4f4d-8d03-e9e63c650a13
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2551

Congo Belge Chef Mangala

Creator:
Peter frères  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 2 CG
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Translated postcard caption reads, "Belgian Congo. Mangala chief."
Printed text on verso reads: "Peter frères, Produits coloniaux, Anvers-Kinshasa."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-15-15
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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:
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 CG 2011-001-0859
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo76ae6b5b9-a48f-48a6-987d-bd6c6c9d4f2b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2793

Quelques femmes de Kassai et Bangalla

Creator:
Varella & Oliveira (Thysville)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w., 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 2 CG
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1908
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Quelques femmes de Kassai et Bangalla." Translated caption reads, "Some women from Kassai and Bangalla."
Manuscript message and address on verso, message reads, "Tu les vois avec leurs chapelets, tu peux être certain qu'elles seront les premières à venir au moindre appel imitant leur patronne Madeleine mais il leur sera pardonné parce qu'elles auront beaucoup aimé! A part cela de vrais chameaux qui discutent le prix et prétendent être payées d'avance. Point de ressemblance avec celles qui se baladent sur nos boulevards. A bientôt." Translated message reads, "Look at them with their rosaries, you can bet they would be the first to come running at the first call imitating Madeleine their mistress but all will be forgiven to them because they will have loved so much! Apart from that true cows who haggle over the price and want to be paid in advance a likeness with those who stroll our boulevards. Soon"
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Varella & Oliveira, Thysville." Postmarks on verso, date reads: "26 JANV 08."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-19-12
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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
Music  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 CG 2011-001-0932
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7d995a488-a8be-47a1-9e2b-eb80bbde282b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2866

Congo Boys Bangala

Creator:
Nells (Brussels)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w., 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 2 CG
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1908
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Congo. - Boys Bangala." Translated caption reads, "Congo - Bangala native servants."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Nels, Bruxelles, Série 14, n. 111."
Manuscript message on recto, message reads: "Mes meilleurs voeux de nouvelles années." Translated message reads: "My best wishes for the new year." Manuscript address and postmark on verso, date reads: "7 - JANV 08."
Items EEPA CG-19-13, CG-19-14, CG-19-15, and CG-19-16 bear duplicate recto images with slight variations in postcard format.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-19-13
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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
Music  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 CG 2011-001-0933
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7a6443614-2203-45a8-9916-fe973ac47ae8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2867

Congo Boys Bangala

Creator:
Nells (Brussels)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w., 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 2 CG
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Congo. - Boys Bangala." Translated caption reads, "Congo - Bangala native servants."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Nels, Bruxelles, Série 14, n. 111."
Signature on recto, address on verso. Postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Items EEPA CG-19-13, CG-19-14, CG-19-15, and CG-19-16 bear duplicate recto images with slight variations in postcard format.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-19-16
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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
Music  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 CG 2011-001-0936
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo76788ee03-7fe5-4d19-9539-6cd1e286a1ff
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2870

37. Congo Belge Types Bangala

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 3 CG
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1917
Scope and Contents:
Printed recto caption reads: "37. Congo Belge / Types Bangala." Text repeated in dutch. Translated caption reads: "37. Belgian Congo. Bangala types."
Manuscript message and address on verso, message reads: "Léo. le 1-5-17. Mon cher Nicolas, je vous envoye le bonjour de Léo. et une bonne santé. Votre père qui vous embrasse." Translated message reads: "Léo., 1-5-17. My dear Nicolas, I send you greetings from Léo. and all the best. Your father who kisses you."
Postage stamp printed on verso. Postmark on verso.
Items EEPA CG-20-17, CG-20-18, CG-20-19, and CG-20-20 are duplicate postcards.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-20-17
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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  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 CG 2011-001-0967
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo735d3bf1e-7add-430a-a545-90e347a6a4bd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2898

37. Congo Belge Types Bangala

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 3 CG
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed recto caption reads: "37. Congo Belge / Types Bangala." Text repeated in dutch. Translated caption reads: "37. Belgian Congo. Bangala types."
Postmark and manuscript address on verso. Postage stamp printed on verso.
Items EEPA CG-20-17, CG-20-18, CG-20-19, and CG-20-20 are duplicate postcards.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-20-18
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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  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 CG 2011-001-0968
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo71857e09d-9dba-4cea-b7d9-2875bb637675
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2899

Congo Belge Femme race Mangala

Creator:
Peter frères  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 3 CG
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed recto caption reads: "Congo Belge; Femme race Mangala." Translated postcard caption reads, "Belgian Congo; Mangala race Woman."
Printed text on verso reads: "Peter frères, Produits coloniaux, Anvers-Kinshasa." Numbers printed on lower right recto corner read: "23807."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-20-106
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- 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 CG 2011-001-1047
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7f6c5380b-8d37-472c-ad02-7be95edcad33
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2977

Congo Femme Bangala

Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., monochrome, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 3 CG
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1901
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Congo. - Femme Bangala." Translated postcard caption reads: "Congo. - Bangala Woman."
Manuscript on recto; date reads: "le 27-9-01." Manuscript address and postmarked postage stamp on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-20-108
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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  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 CG 2011-001-1049
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo76d791cb3-c969-4879-9b88-bf4eda5a9db4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2979

Matadi Soldat Bangala - Tatoué

Creator:
E. Stockmans & Co. (Anvers)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., monochrome, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 4 CG
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Bas-Congo Province -- Matadi
Date:
ca. 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Matadi; Soldat Bangala - Tatoué." Translated postcard caption reads: "Matadi. Bangala soldier - Tattooed."
Printed text on verso reads: "Éditions D'Art E. Stockmans & Co. Anvers."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto, manuscript address on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-38-04
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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:
Military -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Body arts  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 CG 2011-001-1361
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo79057065b-b85c-470b-93fb-7a2f9be11bba
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3291

N'Deke, 1901 Episode de la pacification des Budjas (Bangalas). En tirailleurs!

Creator:
De Valkeneer, Dr.  Search this
Ligue Nationale Pour la Protection de L'Enfance Noire  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 4 CG
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "N'Deke, 1901. Episode de la pacification des Budjas (Bangalas). En tirailleurs!" Translated caption reads: "N'Deke, 1901. Pacification episode of the Budjas (Bangalas). In skirmishing position!"
Printed text on recto reads: "Reproduction Interdite / Cl. Dr De Valkeneer." Additional printed text on verso reads: "Ligue Nationale Pour la Protection de L'Enfance Noire / Au Congo Belge / Envoyez votre adhésion à la Tresorière, Mme M. Lescart / 52, rue Américaine, Bruxelles / Cotisation annuele: 1 fr.; 5 fr.; 10 fr."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-38-28
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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:
Military -- 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 CG 2011-001-1382
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo70ce52834-f107-4348-834f-cb192025bb4b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3312

24. Série de soldats Bangalas tatoués

Creator:
Librarie Belge  Search this
Louis, R.  Search this
Nells (Brussels)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 4 CG
Culture:
Bangala (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Translated postcard caption reads, " ."
Printed caption on verso reads: "24. Série de soldats Bangalas tatoués." Translated postcard caption reads: "24. Series of tattooed Bangala soldiers."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Edit.: Librarie Belge R. Louis, Elisabethville." Publisher's logo on verso: "Nels."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-38-29
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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:
Military -- Africa  Search this
Body arts  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 CG 2011-001-1383
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7743cfa7b-09c3-488d-9c47-2f948cdeae76
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3313

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