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[Elderly man standing with spear and dog on leash]

Creator:
Nells (Brussels)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., handcolored, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 3 CG
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1930
Scope and Contents:
Manuscript message and address on verso. Publisher's logo on recto: "Nels." Printed text on verso reads: "Imparudi - Tél. 3125 - Bujumbura Burundi."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-20-10
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
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Dogs  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 1985-140703
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/xo71b1f479c-3d29-48f0-8097-683a86c972c0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2322

Usumbura L'Hôpital pour Européens

Creator:
Nells (Brussels)  Search this
Thill, Ernest (Brussels)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
[ca. 1950]
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "Usumbura. European Hospital."
Translated text on verso reads, "Dear Mr. and Mrs. Falmagne, Do you know a little while after Arthur's visit we moved house? We are now at Kabare 15 kms from Costermansville. Splendid country. Altitude. Forests of Cypers. Flowers of Europe. But it is cold in Brigne! And what work with moving house. To add to that the birth approaches. I was quite tired this last time. This is going ...for a few days. And yourselves how are you doing? Has Monique established herself? Arthur was telling us that he is concerned on this subject. Give him our fond friendship. Send us a small card to give us news. That will give us a lot of pleasure. Our best wishes to you all. Monsieur et Madame Falmagne, 2 rue de l'escadrou, Etler Ceek, Bruxelles."
Postmarked and stamped on verso: "Kabare." Additional printed text on verso reads: "Ern. Thill, Bruxelles." Publishers logo on verso and recto: "Nels."
Local Numbers:
EEPA BD-50-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Architecture -- Africa  Search this
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Buildings  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 BD 1985-148011
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7553f7450-bab6-47b1-b5f0-52065e2d49ad
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1886

24. Le Régent de l'Urundi en costume traditionnel. =De Regent Van Urundi in traditioneele dracht

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype, b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
ca. 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on tecto reads: "24. Le Régent de l'Urundi en Costume Traditionnel / De Regent Van Urundi in Traditioneele Dracht."
Translated caption reads: "The regent of Urundi in a traditional costume." Postage stamps entitled, "Congo Belge, Belgish Congo," affixed to verso but not cancelled.
Local Numbers:
EEPA BD-15-01
General:
Title source: Postcard
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Accession number on verso reads: "1996-6-003."
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
Costume  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA BD 1996-006-003
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo752742bb8-50ec-4a98-8f78-7fcd94f9ad61
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1887

En Urundi Chef indigène en tenue d'apparat

Creator:
Comptoir générale d'éditions (Brussels, Belgium)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
ca. 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "En Urundi: / Chef indigène en tenue d'apparat."
Translated postcard caption reads: "In Urundi: / Indigenous chief in ceremonial dress."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Comptoir générale d'éditions - Bruxelles."
Manuscript on verso reads: "Leopoldville."
Local Numbers:
EEPA BD-15-03
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Leaders  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 BD 2007-007-0007
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo79c7608a0-fa05-46b3-ae83-886cd45b35dd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1888

One of the members of the Royal Dancers of the Kingdom of Burundi

Creator:
New York World's Fair (1964-1965)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Tutsi (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
1964
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "One of the members of the Royal Dancers of the Kingdom of Burundi (Watutsi) entertainers at the Africa Pavilion. Lion mane headdress and leopard skin are traditional with these formerly fierce, towering hunters." Additional text reads, "(20) Prepared exclusively for - Africa Pavilion, New York World's Fair."
Local Numbers:
EEPA BD-08-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Dance  Search this
Dancers  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 BD 2011-001-0347
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7b08fd786-ba6c-4fda-96fd-0adcb3ab1452
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1889

Femme Sorcière Usumbura

Painter:
L'Olivier, Allard  Search this
Creator:
Croix-Rouge de Congo  Search this
Names:
Exposition coloniale internationale de Paris (1931)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 14 x 10 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Burundi -- Bujumbura Mairie -- Bujumbura
Date:
[ca. 1931]
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "Femme Sorcière. Usumbura. Allard L'Olivier." Stamped text on verso reads: "Croix Rouge du Congo." Postmarked and stamped on verso, "Exposition Coloniale Internationale, Paris, 1931."
Translated caption reads, "Woman sorceress, Usumbura." Translated verso text reads: "Congo Red Cross."
Local Numbers:
EEPA BD-23-01
General:
Title source: Postcard
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number: 1985-148009
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
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 BD 2011-001-0348
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo76eb1d6c0-c304-4a48-b316-1be81cf86d67
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1890

Un groupe d'Intores de l'Urundi Intore groep (Urundi)

Photographer:
Rosmant  Search this
Creator:
Nells (Brussels)  Search this
Journées Coloniales de Belgique  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Tutsi (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
[ca 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "Un groupe d'Intores de l'Urundi / «Intore» groep (Urundi)." Additional printed text on verso reads: "(Ph. Rosmant.) / Journées Coloniales de Belgique, 189, rue du Cornet, Bruxelles / Koloniala Dagen Van België, 189, Hoornstraat, Brussel C/2." Publishers logo reads: "Nels."
Translated caption reads, "A group of Urundi Ntore [dancers]."
Local Numbers:
EEPA BD-08-02
General:
Title source: Postcard
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
Dance  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 BD 2011-001-0349
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo71a2a64f0-bd61-4fac-998d-86e1316284bd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1891

Chez les Barundis à Kanyinia, Urundi, Congo Belge Mission des Dames de Marie

Creator:
Mission des Dames de Marie (Uccle, Belgium)  Search this
Thill, Ernest (Brussels)  Search this
Nells (Brussels)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.; collotype)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Burundi
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1915]
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "Chez les Barundis à Kanyinia, Urundi, / Congo Belge. / (Mission des Dames de Marie) / Uccle-Bruxells." Additional printed text on verso reads, "Ern. Thill, Bruxelles." Publishers logo on verso reads: "Nels."
Local Numbers:
EEPA BD-12-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Households -- Africa  Search this
Portrait photography  Search this
Cultural landscapes  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 BD 2011-001-0350
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7763ab236-aa7b-4311-bcd8-c8e966006a3a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1892

23. Chef de sang royal de l'Urundi =Hoofd van koninklijk bloed uit Urundi

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype, b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
ca. 1932
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "23. Chef de sang royal de l'Urundi / Hoofd van koninklijk bloed uit Urundi."
Translated caption reads: "Royal blood chief of Urundi." Postmarked on verso, "ABA Postes, 17.11.32.16," meaning November 17, 1932 at 16:00. Manuscript message and address on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA BD-15-02
General:
Title source: Postcard
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
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 BD 2011-001-0351
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo79b9fcc47-bf99-4020-938c-ca0e4562611d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1893

11. Missions des Pères Blancs Afrique Centrale; Orchestre Indigène

Creator:
White Fathers Mission  Search this
Bernard, J.  Search this
White Fathers  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
[ca. 1933]
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "Missions des Pères Blancs - Afrique Centrale - Orchestre Indigène."
Translated title reads, "Missions of the White Fathers-Central Africa. Native Orchestra." Additional printed text on recto reads: "Edit, Imp J. Bernard, St Etienne."
Manuscript message and address on verso, date reads: "3/5/33." Postmarked postage stamps on verso: "St Leger (Luxemb)."
Translated text on verso reads, "Happy to recive your nice letter, and I have been very touched with the memories that you keep of me. I have just returned to the country after 3 1/2 months in Algeria. I returned via Rome whre I spend 11 days. I was there for Easter. I am travelling for fun (...) The time will still pass very quickly. I must pack my minks and in September take the boat. Needless to say without regret. One feels a stranger in Belgium and I hasten to return to Urundi (...) keep well all of you and see you soon." Addressed to Mr et Me Moutarle, Administrateur à Usumbura (Urundi Belge) via Suez."
Local Numbers:
EEPA BD-19-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Orchestra  Search this
Musical instruments  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 BD 2011-001-0352
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo779c9b9a3-ac9d-41a2-910a-dc36392cc7b6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1894

East African Types Watutsi Dancers

Creator:
S. Skulina, Pegas Studio (Nairobi)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Tutsi (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
c. 1950
Scope and Contents:
Text on recto reads: "East African Types. Watutsi Dancers. 169."
Additional text on verso reads: "Edition "Africa in Pictures." Copyright by S. Skulina PEGAS STUDIO - Nairobi."
Local Numbers:
EEPA KE-08-05
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by catalogue number or subjects.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with additional accession number: A1995-23-3.
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:
Dance  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Headdresses -- headgear -- Africa  Search this
Clothing and dress -- 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 KE 2010-001-102
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 23: Kenya (KE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo72656384e-1765-43c1-b496-0658f5c5b9c9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5352

African Postcard Collection

Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
61 Volumes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Postcards
Place:
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cameroon
Cape Verde
Central African Republic
Chad
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Côte d'Ivoire
Mozambique
Morocco
Mali
Namibia
Rwanda
Niger
Nigeria
Somalia
South Africa
Sierra Leone
Sudan
Tanzania
Togo
Tunisia
Zimbabwe
Zambia
Uganda
Senegal
Kenya
Liberia
Ghana
Guinea
Mauritania
Madagascar
Malawi
Djibouti
Ethiopia
Gabon
Egypt
Eritrea
Africa
Date:
1898-[ongoing]
Summary:
This collection includes postcards from 45 African countries. Subjects include agriculture; animals; artists; body arts; cityscapes; cultural landscapes; dance; education; expeditions; flora; industry; leaders; marketplaces; medicine; military; missionaries; music; portraits; recreation; rites and ceremonies; and transportation, among many other topics.
Arrangement note:
Arranged by country and topic
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.
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7db935b22-d87f-4afd-95bb-b2f1180fcf9d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-1985-014
Online Media:

Jeune Fille Muhutu de l'Urundi =Muhutusche Jongedochter Uit Urundi

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Hutu (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
ca. 1905
Scope and Contents:
Translated caption reads, "Young [Hutu] girl of Urundi."
Local Numbers:
EEPA BD-20-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Portrait photography  Search this
Hairstyles -- 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 BD 2011-001-0354
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo738e20ad9-57ad-4db7-bb9f-096dd303e7b7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1895

Missions d'Afrique - Soeurs Blanches du Cardinal Lavigerie Ouroundi - Types barundi

Creator:
White Sisters  Search this
Lavigerie, Charles Martial Allemand, Cardinal, 1825-1892  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.; collotype.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Rundi (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Missions d'Afrique - Soeurs Blanches du Cardinal Lavigerie / Ouroundi - Types barundi."
Translated postcard caption reads: "African Missions - White Sisters of Cardinal Lavigerie / Urundi - Barundi people."
Printed text on verso reads: "Soeurs Missionnaires de Notre-Dame d'Afrique / Soeurs Blanches - Birmandreis, Alger." Additional printed text on verso reads: "Phototypie, 49, rue de Canteleo, Lille."
Local Numbers:
EEPA BD-20-02
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Former accession number erased from postcard verso: EEPA 1985-148006
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 -- 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 BD 2011-001-0355
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7db2fdeeb-2fd4-44d3-a3bd-835974e852ca
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1896

Afrique Occidentale Danseurs "Miniankas

Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Burundi
Mali
Date:
[ca. 1906]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of Bamana Chiwara masquerade, Mali. Photograph by Edmond Fortier, ca. 1906. Fortier Postcard collection. Original caption reads, "1058. Afrique Occidentale - SOUDAN - Danseurs "Miniankas". Fetiches des Cultures."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 1058
Exhibitions Note:
"Changing Place: Spatial Effects of African Art," held by the Fogg Art Museum, 2001.
General:
Citation source: Postcard caption.
Title source: Archives staff; not provided by photographer.
Image indexed by negative number.
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:
Vernacular architecture  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 F1058
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 49: Fortier postcard collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo73f058f1a-1a2b-4072-9f54-e7c5b35bc51c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4434

Burundi (BD)

Type:
Archival materials
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.
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Series 6
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo781eaba44-7b1d-41ef-bde6-3514919e5c44
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref561

Group of Intore People of Burundi

Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of men wearing traditional attire. Text on verso reads: "Un groupe d'Intores de l'Urundi; «Intore» groep (Urundi)."
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:
Weapons  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7ef1aaa86-cbb4-46f7-bdc6-52604ab3e232
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref730

Royal Dancer of the Kingdom of Burundi

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 14 x 9 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a man wearing traditional attire. Text on verso reads: "One of the members of the Royal Dancers of the Kingdom of Burundi (Watutsi) entertainers at the Africa Pavilion. Lion mane headdress and leopard skin are traditional with these formerly fierce, towering hunters." and "(20) Prepared exclusively for AFRICA pavilion, New York World's Fair."
General:
Image indexed by negative number.
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:
Weapons  Search this
Tutsi (African people)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7bfb5a11e-f534-4219-ac24-bdb88d48cbe4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref731

Royal Blood Chief of Burundi

Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
[ca. 1916]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a man wearing traditional attire. Text on front reads: "23. Chef de sang royal de l'Urundi; Hoofd van koninklijk bloed uit Urundi." Text on verso reads: "Carte Postale - Postkaart." Additional handwritten text on verso. Stamp and postmark on verso.
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.
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo77545ce7b-bd16-4cfe-b44f-ad9560f89f26
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref732

Young Muhutu Woman from Burundi

Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 14 x 8.5 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a portrait of a young woman. A comb is placed in her hair. Text on front reads: "27. Jeune fille Muhutu de l'Urundi; Muhutusche jongedochter uit Urundi." Text on verso reads: "Carte Postale - Postkaart."Printed stamp on verso.
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:
Women  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo768d1d82a-b0ff-41ee-bf8e-f74bc5b37507
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref733

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