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Desire in representation [Peggy Buth]

Author:
Buth, Peggy  Search this
Author:
Smithsonian Libraries Artists' Books DSI  Search this
Subject:
Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale  Search this
Physical description:
2 volume illustrations 25-33 cm
Type:
Books
Catalogs
Sources
Artists' books (books).)
Artists' books (books)
Artists' books
Place:
Africa, Central
Central Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Netherlands
Date:
2008
Topic:
Artists' books  Search this
Call number:
N7433.4.B87 D47 2008
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_929314

Relation historique de l'Ethiopie occidentale contenant la description des royaumes de Congo, Angolle, & Matamba traduite de l'italien du P. Cavazzi ; & augmentée de plusieurs relations portugaises des meilleurs auteurs ; avec des notes, des cartes géographiques, & un grand nombre de figures en taille-douce ; Par le R.P. J.B. Labat

Author:
Cavazzi, Giovanni Antonio 1621-1678  Search this
Former owner:
Ehrman, Sidney Hellman 1905-1930 DSI  Search this
Author:
Labat, Jean Baptiste 1663-1738  Search this
Subject:
Capuchins  Search this
Physical description:
5 volume ill, maps 18 cm. (12mo)
Type:
Books
History
Travel literature
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Africa, West
West Africa
Date:
1732
Topic:
Travel  Search this
History  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT471 .C37 F1732
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_279935

Tramps round the Mountains of the Moon and through the back gate of the Congo State by T. Broadwood Johnson ... With an introduction by T. F. Victor Buxton

Author:
Johnson, T. Broadwood  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 316 pages frontispiece, illustrations, 31 plates, map 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, Central
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Central Africa
Date:
1908
Topic:
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_270904

Congo life and folklore part I, life on the Congo as described by a brass rod; part II, thirty-three native stories as told round the evening fires by the Rev. John H. Weeks

Author:
Weeks, John H  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 468 pages front., illustrations, plates, portrait 22 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1911
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Folklore  Search this
Folk tales  Search this
Call number:
DT650 .W4X 1911
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_272904

Bibliographie du Congo, 1880-1895 Catalogue méthodique de 3,800 ouvrages, brochures, notices etcartes relatifs à lh̓istoire, à la géographie et à la colonisation du Congo par A.-J. Wauters, avec la collaboration de M. Ad. Buyl

Author:
Wauters, A.-J (Alphonse-Jules),) 1845-1916  Search this
Author:
Buyl, Ad (Adolphe)  Search this
Physical description:
xlix, 356 pages 22 cm
Type:
Books
Bibliography
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Kongo <Demokratische Republik>
Date:
1895
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_273766

The curse of Central Africa by Captain Guy Burrows ... With which is incorporated A campaign amongst cannibals by Edgar Canisius ... With coloured map and numerous illustrations from unique and valuable photographs taken by the author and others

Title:
Campaign amongst cannibals
Author:
Burrows, Guy  Search this
Author:
Canisius, Edgar  Search this
Physical description:
xxviii, [10], 276 pages, 1 leaf, viii pages, 1 leaf, [8] pages including frontispiece, illustrations, portraits, plates, folded color map 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Belgium
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Kongo <Demokratische Republik>
Date:
1903
Topic:
Cannibalism  Search this
Colonies--Administration  Search this
Kannibalismus  Search this
Colonies  Search this
Administration  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_278182

W. Holman Bentley the life and labours of a Congo pioneer by H. M. Bentley ; with a photogravure portrait, map, and sixteen other illustrations

Author:
Bentley, Hendrina Margo 1855-  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 446 pages, [18] leaves of plates illustrations 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Congo
Date:
190u
Topic:
Missionaries  Search this
Missionaries--Biography  Search this
Missions  Search this
Call number:
BV3625.C63 B47
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_278197

Recording in the Belgian Congo / Alan P. Merriam

Author:
Merriam, Alan P. 1923-1980  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Music
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Rwanda
Africa, Central
Date:
1952
Topic:
Music  Search this
Shi (African people)  Search this
Sound recordings in ethnology  Search this
Call number:
ML5 .A252
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_666838

El Kihango o pacto de sangre entre los Bany'edju

Author:
Rwikubura, Mateo  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1990
Topic:
Blood covenant  Search this
Call number:
DT1 .C692
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_676013

The Bashi mulizi and its music : an end-blown flute from the Belgian Congo

Author:
Merriam, Alan P. 1923-1980  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1957
Topic:
Music  Search this
Songs, Bashi  Search this
Vertical flutes  Search this
Shi vertical flutes  Search this
Call number:
GR1 .J86
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_683846

Musical instruments and techniques of performance among the Bashi

Author:
Merriam, Alan P. 1923-1980  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1982
Topic:
Songs, Bashi  Search this
Music  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Call number:
ML350.1 .M47 1982X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_519316

Livestock diseases and the traditional medicine in the Bushi area, Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of Congo

Author:
Chifundera, Kusamba  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1998
Topic:
Shi (African people)--Ethnobotany  Search this
Traditional veterinary medicine  Search this
Call number:
DT1 .A2589
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_678442

Pigmies from the Congo (Africa) and their huts; man whirling sticks to make a fire. [Active no. 5846 :I interpositive,]

Topic:
THE WORLD'S FAIR TOUR (LPE)
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Names:
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904: Saint Louis, Mo.)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Expositions
Photographs
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Missouri
Pigmies
Saint Louis (Mo.)
Date:
1903
Local Numbers:
RSN 26775
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.51 [114].
Collection Restrictions:
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.
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:
Fire making  Search this
Huts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Expositions
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
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 26705-26809
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref24534

Leopoldville, on Stanley Pool, most important trade center of the Congo. 9947 Interpositive

Topic:
AFRICA TOUR--BELGIAN CONGO
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Leopoldville (Congo)
Stanley Pool
Local Numbers:
RSN 27574
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.56 [134].
Collection Restrictions:
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.
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:
Portraits -- Congo  Search this
Harbors -- Congo  Search this
Ports -- Congo  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 27530-27632
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref25332

Lukolela Wood Post, a new river settlement almost on the equator. 9953 interpositive

Topic:
AFRICA TOUR--BELGIAN CONGO
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Lukolela Wood Post (Congo)
Local Numbers:
RSN 27575
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.56 [134].
Collection Restrictions:
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.
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:
Rivers -- Congo  Search this
Villages -- Congo  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 27530-27632
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref25333

Canoes at Yakusu, near head of Congo steamer navigation. 9970 interpositive

Topic:
AFRICA TOUR--BELGIAN CONGO
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Congo River (Congo)
Yakusu (Congo)
Local Numbers:
RSN 27576
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.56 [134].
Collection Restrictions:
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.
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:
Boats -- Congo  Search this
Canoes -- Congo  Search this
Rivers -- Congo  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 27530-27632
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref25334

Forest trail in the heart of Africa, between Stanley Falls and Tehopo Falls. [Active no. 9972 : interpositive.]

Topic:
AFRICA TOUR--BELGIAN CONGO
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Stanley Falls
Tehopo Falls
Local Numbers:
RSN 27577
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.56 [134].
Collection Restrictions:
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.
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:
Forests -- Congo  Search this
Paths -- Congo  Search this
Trails -- Congo  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 27530-27632
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref25335

Looking up the lower Congo below Boma--Fetich Rock at left. 9942 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)
Boma (Congo)
Congo River (Belgian Congo)
Fetich Rock
Local Numbers:
RSN 23623
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.32 [150].
Copy and Version Identification Note:
96444
Collection Restrictions:
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.
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:
Boats -- Belgian Congo  Search this
Rivers -- Belgian Congo  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.
See more items in:
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
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref21390

Mission stations on the picturesque Congo River bank at Underhill. 9944 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)
Congo River (Belgian Congo)
Underhill
Local Numbers:
RSN 23624
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.32 [150].
Copy and Version Identification Note:
96436
Collection Restrictions:
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.
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:
Boats -- Belgian Congo  Search this
Mountains -- Belgian Congo  Search this
Rivers -- Belgian Congo  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.
See more items in:
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
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref21391

Matadi, on lower Congo River,. southern terminus of railway. 9945 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)
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Congo River (Belgian Congo)
Matadi
Local Numbers:
RSN 23625
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.32 [150].
Copy and Version Identification Note:
96439
Collection Restrictions:
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.
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:
Railroads -- Belgian Congo  Search this
Rivers -- Belgian Congo  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.
See more items in:
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
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref21392

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