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How African Female Ex-Slaves Became Agooji Warriors

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
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YouTube Videos
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2018-03-16T15:30:00.000Z
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This African Warrior Ceremony Was Highly Intimidating

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The John Santos Sextet - "Descargarará" [Official Audio]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2020-07-15T15:29:03.000Z
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Music  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
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The French Dahomey soldiers--Dahomey Village. [Active no. 1666 : half-stereo interpositive,]

Topic:
PARIS EXPOSITION
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Names:
Exposition universelle internationale de 1900 (Paris, France)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Dahomey Exhibit
France
Paris (France)
Date:
1900
Local Numbers:
RSN 25759

AC0143-0025759 (AC scan number)
General:
Same as RSN 12983.
Currently stored in box 3.2.45 [66].
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:
Boats -- France  Search this
Expositions -- France  Search this
Military -- France  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 25753-25859
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref23521

Workmen from Dahomey, Africa, Dahomey Village. 1713 Interpositive

Topic:
PARIS EXPOSITION
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Dahomey Exhibit
France
Paris (France) -- Exhibitions -- 1900-1910
Date:
1900
Local Numbers:
RSN 25798
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.45 [66].
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:
Architecture -- France  Search this
Children -- France  Search this
Drums -- France  Search this
Expositions -- France  Search this
Laborers -- France  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 25753-25859
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref23560

Natives of Dahomey, Africa--Dahomey Village. 1714 Interpositive

Topic:
PARIS EXPOSITION
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Names:
Exposition universelle internationale de 1900 (Paris, France)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Paris (France) -- Exhibitions -- 1900-1910
Dahomey Exhibit
France
Date:
1900
Local Numbers:
RSN 25799

AC0143-0025799 (AC scan number)
General:
Same as RSN 13011.
Currently stored in box 3.2.45 [66].
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:
Architecture -- France  Search this
Children -- France  Search this
Dwellings -- France  Search this
Expositions -- France  Search this
Family -- France  Search this
Homes -- France  Search this
Genre/Form:
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 25753-25859
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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King Behenzin of Dahomey, and his two wives--French government prisoner in Martinique--Fort de France. [Active no. 6736 : stereo interpositive,]

Topic:
MT.PELEE/ST.PIERRE & VINCENT
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Names:
Behenzin, King.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (5" x 8")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Dahomey
Fort-de-France (Martinique)
Martinique
Pelée, Mount (Martinique)
Date:
1902
Scope and Contents:
King stands between two wives, one of whom holds an umbrella, on porch of building.
Local Numbers:
RSN 21448
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.16 [147]. "Old # 6137" on original envelope?
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:
Volcanoes -- Martinique  Search this
Disasters  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Prisoners  Search this
Royalty  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 21415-21515
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref27725

Leaders and medicine men Dahomey

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1908]
Scope and Contents:
Photographed by Edmond Fortier and published by Collection générale Fortier, Dakar.
Original caption reads, "Afrique Occidentale - Dahomey - Chefs et Féticheurs - Région d'Abomey." Translated original caption reads, "Western Africa - Leaders and medicine men - Dahomey - Abomey's region."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 1493
General:
Title source: Translated from postcard caption.
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:
Leaders  Search this
Portrait photography -- 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 F1493
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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
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4435

Stilt performers Dahomey

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1908]
Scope and Contents:
Photographed by Edmond Fortier and published by Collection générale Fortier, Dakar.
Original caption reads, "Afrique Occidentale - Dahomey - Danseurs sur ećhasses - Région de Savallou." Translated original caption reads, "Western Africa - Stilt performers - Dahomey - Savallou's region."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 1494
General:
Title source: Translated from postcard caption.
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:
Masquerades  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 F1494
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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
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4436

Behanzin Palace Dahomey

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1908]
Scope and Contents:
Photographed by Edmond Fortier and published by Collection générale Fortier, Dakar.
Original caption reads, "Afrique Occidentale - Dahomey - Monom̂e de Fét́icheuses devant l'Enceinte du Palais Béhanzin a ̀Abomey." Translated original caption reads, " Western Africa - Dahomey - Medicine-women procession in front of the Behanzin Palace."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 1495
General:
Title source: Translated from postcard caption.
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:
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 F1495
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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
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4437

Abomey Dahomey

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1908]
Scope and Contents:
Photographed by Edmond Fortier and published by Collection générale Fortier, Dakar.
Original caption reads, "Afrique Occidentale - Dahomey - Danse de Fét́icheuses a ̀Abomey." Translated original caption reads, "Western Africa - Dahomey - Medicine-women at Abomey ."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 1496
General:
Title source: Translated from postcard caption.
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:
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 F1496
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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
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4438

Dances Dahomey

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1908]
Scope and Contents:
Photographed by Edmond Fortier and published by Collection générale Fortier, Dakar.
Original caption reads, "Afrique Occidentale - Dahomey - Danses de Féticheuses." Translated original caption reads, "Western Africa - Dahomey - Medicine-women 's dances."
Original accompanying text on verso reads, "Bon tam tam! Affectueux souvenir." Translated accompanying text on verso reads,"Happy tam tam! Best souvenir."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 1512
General:
Title source: Translated from postcard caption.
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:
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 F1512
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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
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4439

Dances Dahomey

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1908]
Scope and Contents:
Photographed by Edmond Fortier and published by Collection générale Fortier, Dakar.
Original caption reads, "Afrique Occidentale - Dahomey - Danses de Féticheuses." Translated original caption reads, "Western Africa - Dahomey - Medicine-Women's dances."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 1524
General:
Title source: Translated from postcard caption.
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:
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 F1524
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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
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4440

Dances Dahomey

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1908]
Scope and Contents:
Photographed by Edmond Fortier and published by Collection générale Fortier, Dakar.
Original caption reads, "Afrique Occidentale - Dahomey - Jeunes Féticheuses." Translated original caption reads, "Western Africa - Dahomey - Young medicine-women."
Original accompanying text on verso reads, "29 Avril 1911, Chère Anita, Un sergent va arriver ces jours-ci, cela va faire trois dans le poste. S'il y a moyen de rentrer à Mobaye par la suite je ne vais pas me le faire dire deux fois. Dans tous les cas je vais demander." Translated accompanying text on verso reads, "Dear Anita, a seargant will arrive soon. That will make three of us. I can not wait to go back to Mobaye. I will definitly send that request."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 1528
General:
Title source: Translated from postcard caption.
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:
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 F1528
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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
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4441

Young Medicine-Women Dahomey

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1908]
Scope and Contents:
Photographed by Edmond Fortier and published by Collection générale Fortier, Dakar.
Original caption reads, "Afrique Occidentale - Dahomey - Jeunes Féticheuses." Translated original caption reads, "Western Africa - Dahomey - Young medicine-women."
Original accompanying text on verso reads, "Coup d'oeil que vous ne verrez pas dans une soirée parisienne. Le corset est complètement proscrit dans cet heureux pays même par les "élégantes". Cette mode aurait certainement grand succès dans la capitale." Translated accompanying text on verso reads, " ."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 1531
General:
Title source: Translated from postcard caption.
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:
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 F1531
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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
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4442

Secretary of the Colonies Dahomey

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1908]
Scope and Contents:
Photographed by Edmond Fortier and published by Collection générale Fortier, Dakar.
Original caption reads, "Voyage du Ministre des Colonies a ̀la Cot̂e d'Afrique - Dahomey - Arriveé dans Cotonou." Translated original caption reads, "The Secretary of the Colonies' journey to the Western African Coast - Dahomey - Arrival to Cotonou."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 2615
General:
Title source: Translated from postcard caption.
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:
Leaders  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 F2615
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 49: Fortier postcard collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4443

The Secretary of the Colonies Dahomey

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1908]
Scope and Contents:
Photographed by Edmond Fortier and published by Collection générale Fortier, Dakar.
Original caption reads, "Voyage du Ministre des Colonies a ̀la Cot̂e d'Afrique - Dahomey - Cotonou - Visite de la Ville." Translated original caption reads, "The Secretary of the Colonies' journey to the Western African Coast - Dahomey - Cotonou - Visiting the city."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 2616
General:
Title source: Translated from postcard caption.
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:
Leaders  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 F2616
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 49: Fortier postcard collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4444

The Secretary of the Colonies Dahomey

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1908]
Scope and Contents:
Photographed by Edmond Fortier and published by Collection générale Fortier, Dakar.
Original caption reads, "Voyage du Ministre des Colonies a ̀la Cot̂e d'Afrique - Dahomey - Cotonou - Le Ministre dećore un indigeǹe." Translated original caption reads, "The Secretary of the Colonies' journey to the Western African Coast - Dahomey - The Secretary awards a native."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 2618
General:
Title source: Translated from postcard caption.
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:
Leaders  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 F2618
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 49: Fortier postcard collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4445

The Secretary of the Colonies Dahomey

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1908]
Scope and Contents:
Photographed by Edmond Fortier and published by Collection générale Fortier, Dakar.
Original caption reads, "Voyage du Ministre des Colonies à la Côte d'Afrique - Dahomey - Cotonou - Avant le banquet offert par la Chambre de Commerce dans la Salle du Tribunal." Translated original caption reads, "The Secretary of the Colonies' journey to the Western African Coast - Dahomey - Chamber of Commerce's banquet at the Court of Justice's hall."
Original accompanying text on verso reads, "Je crois que maintenant, c'est toi qui est en retard pour ta correspondance avec moi.... Reconnais-tu quelqu'un dans le groupe que représente la carte? J'ai lu avec plaisir tes notes que le courrier m'a portés ce soir avec celles de Jean. Je vous embrasse tous deux bien fort. 24-3-1912." Translated accompanying text on verso reads, " ."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 2619
General:
Title source: Translated from postcard caption.
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:
Leaders  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 F2619
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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
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4446

The Secretary of the Colonies Dahomey

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Date:
[ca. 1908]
Scope and Contents:
Photographed by Edmond Fortier and published by Collection générale Fortier, Dakar.
Original caption reads, "Voyage du Ministre des Colonies à la Côte d'Afrique - Dahomey - Cotonou - Sur la lagune - A toute vitesse pour voir passer le Ministre." Translated original caption reads, "The Secretary of the Colonies' journey to the Western African Coast - Dahomey - Cotonou - The lagoon - At full speed in order to see the Secretary."
Local Numbers:
Fortier 2620
General:
Title source: Translated from postcard caption.
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:
Transportation  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 F2620
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 49: Fortier postcard collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4447

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