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Djibouti. Rue de Rome

Collection Collector:
Southcott, W.  Search this
Extent:
1 postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Orginal caption reads, "Djibouti. Rue de Rome."
Printed caption on recto reads, "K. Arabiantz, éditeur."
General:
Title source: 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.
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Identifier:
EEPA.1992-004, Item EEPA 1992-004-014
See more items in:
West Africa Postcard Album
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1992-004-ref520

Colonialism and culture

Author:
Katchka, Kinsey  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Institut français d'Afrique noire  Search this
Mission Dakar-Djibouti (1931-1933)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa, French-speaking West
France
Africa
Senegal
Date:
2001
Topic:
Ethnology--Research  Search this
Collecting African art  Search this
Colonies  Search this
Colonization  Search this
Call number:
N7380 .K39 2001
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_758137

African Postcard Collection

Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
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
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-1985-014
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Addis-Abeba Domestiques de Chefs indigènes

Creator:
J. B.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., col., 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Ethiopia
Ethiopia, -- Ādīs Ābeba region, -- Ādīs Ābeba (Addis Ababa)
Date:
ca. 1916
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Addis-Abeba. Domestiques de Chefs indigènes."
Translated caption reads: "Addis Ababa. Servants of the indigenous Chief."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "J. B. Djibouti."
Manuscript message and address on verso; postmark on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA ET-12-04
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  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 ET 2010-025-0094
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 18: Ethiopia (ET)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4221

20. Souvenir de Djibouti Guerrier Abyssin

Creator:
Volperian, R.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 13.5 x 8.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Ethiopia
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "20. Souvenir de Djibouti - Guerrier Abyssin."
Translated caption reads: "20. Souvenir of Djibouti - Abyssinian warrior."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "R. Volperian, Édit."
Local Numbers:
EEPA ET-20-45
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 -- Africa  Search this
Costume  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Horses  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 ET 2010-025-0102
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 18: Ethiopia (ET)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4227

Éthiopie, Harrar Le palais du Vice-roi, construit pour le ras Mekonnen

Creator:
St. Lazare  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Ethiopia
Ethiopia, -- Hārerī region, -- Hārer (Harar)
Date:
ca. 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "4. Éthiopie. Harrar. / Le palais du Vice-roi, construit pour le ras Mekonnen."
Translated caption reads: "4. Ethiopia. Harer. / The Viceroy's palace, built for Ras Mekonnen."
Pinted text on verso reads: "Edit. de l'imprimerie de St-Lazare, Diré-Daoua, par Djibouti (Afrique-Orientale)."
Local Numbers:
EEPA ET-07-36
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:
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 ET 2011-014-0080
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 18: Ethiopia (ET)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4339

Éthiopie, Harrar Léproserie; Le pansement des Lépreux

Creator:
St. Lazare  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Ethiopia
Ethiopia, -- Hārerī region, -- Hārer (Harar)
Date:
ca. 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "4. Éthiopie. Harrar. / Léproserie; Le pansement des Lépreux."
Translated caption reads: "4. Ethiopia. Harer. / Leprosy; The bandaging of the Leper."
Pinted text on verso reads: "Edit. de l'imprimerie de St-Lazare, Diré-Daoua, par Djibouti (Afrique-Orientale)."
Local Numbers:
EEPA ET-18-01
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:
Medicine -- 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 ET 2011-014-0081
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 18: Ethiopia (ET)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4340

Magdala Vue générale

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., col., 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Ethiopia
Ethiopia, -- Āmara region, -- Mek'dela
Date:
ca. 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Magdala. / Generalansicht. / Vue Générale. / Medjdel."
Translated caption reads: "Mek'dela; General view."
Pinted text on verso reads: "Edit. de l'imprimerie de St-Lazare, Diré-Daoua, par Djibouti (Afrique-Orientale)."
Local Numbers:
EEPA ET-07-37
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:
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 ET 2011-014-0133
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 18: Ethiopia (ET)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4378

30. Souvenir de Djibouti Porteuses d'eau Somalis

Creator:
Volperian, R.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "30. Souvenir de Djibouti - Porteuses d'eau Somalis."
Translated caption reads: "30. Souvenir of Djibouti - Somalis carrying water."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "R. Volperian, Édit."
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-16-04
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1995-1-12.
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:
Marketplaces  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 FT 1995-001-0012
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 14: Djibouti (FT)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4484

Djibouti Fille Dankali en tenue de fête

Creator:
Arabiantz, K., editor  Search this
A. Bergeret & Cie. (Nancy)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Afar (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Djibouti. - Fille Dankali en tenue de fête."
Translated caption reads: "Djibouti. - Afar girl dressed for celebration."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "K. Arabiantz, éditeur. - Reproduction réservée." Publisher's logo on recto: "Phot. A.B.& Cie Nancy."
Items EEPA FT-20-15 and EEPA FT-20-16 are duplicate postcards excepting slight text format variation.
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-20-16
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1995-1-24.
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
Hairstyles -- Africa  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 FT 1995-001-0024
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 14: Djibouti (FT)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4485

Djibouti 28. Femmes Issas du Marché au bois

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Djibouti; 28. Femmes Issas du Marché au bois."
Translated caption reads: "Djibouti; 28. Isaaq women market wood."
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-30-09
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1995-13-54.
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:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Marketplaces  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Camels  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 FT 1995-013-0054
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 14: Djibouti (FT)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4486

Africa Orientale Mercato di stuoie

Creator:
Societa Editrice Cartoline (Torino)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (monochrome, 9 x 14.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Date:
ca. 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Africa Orientale / Mercato di stuoie."
Translated caption reads: "East Africa / Marketplace of mats."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "S.E.C. - Torino."
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-01-02
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1995-26-19.
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:
Agriculture  Search this
Marketplaces  Search this
Livestock  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 FT 1995-026-0019
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 14: Djibouti (FT)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4487

Africa Orientale Ritorno dal pascolo

Creator:
Societa Editrice Cartoline (Torino)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (monochrome, 9 x 14.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Date:
ca. 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Africa Orientale / Ritorno dal pascolo."
Translated caption reads: "East Africa / Back from the pasture."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "S.E.C. - Torino."
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-01-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1995-26-20.
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:
Agriculture  Search this
Livestock  Search this
Children  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 FT 1995-026-0020
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 14: Djibouti (FT)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4488

15. Djibouti Coiffeuses indigènes

Creator:
C. B.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Date:
ca. 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "15. Djibouti. - Coiffeuses indigènes."
Translated caption reads: "15. Djibouti. - Native hairdressers."
Printed text on verso reads: "Cliché C. B. - Reproduction interdite."
Items EEPA FT-05-02 and FT-05-03 bear variations of the same recto image.
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-05-03
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:
Body arts  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Costume  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 FT 2008-0022-0002
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 14: Djibouti (FT)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4489

As Eyla Caravane Chamelière

Creator:
Discorama  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (greeting card : halftone., col., 10 x 15 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Greeting cards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Djibouti, -- Dikihl Region, -- 'As 'Êla
Date:
ca. 2000
Scope and Contents:
Printed image caption reads: "As Eyla Caravane Chamelière."
Translated image caption reads: "'As 'Êla Camel Caravan."
Printed recto caption reads: "Meilleurs Vœux De Djibouti."
Translated recto caption reads: "Best wishes from Djibouti."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Discorama B.P. 511 Djibouti / Reproduction interdite."
Manuscript message inside greeting card.
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-47-04
General:
Title source: Greeting card 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:
Landscapes -- natural  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Camels  Search this
Genre/Form:
Greeting cards
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 FT 2010-008-3914
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 14: Djibouti (FT)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4490

Cheminée du lac Abbe

Creator:
Breger, A. M., photographer  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (greeting card : halftone., col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Greeting cards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Djibouti, -- Dikihl Region, -- Lake Abhé Bad
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed image caption reads: "Cheminée du lac Abbe."
Translated image caption reads: "Chimneys of Lake Abbe."
Printed recto caption reads: "Meilleurs vœux de Djibouti."
Translated recto caption reads: "Best wishes from Djibouti."
Printed text on verso reads: "© Editions Couleur Locale BP 3500 Djibouti / Cheminée du lac Abbe - Photo : A. M. Breker; FM83."
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-14-01
General:
Title source: Greeting card 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:
Landscapes -- natural  Search this
Genre/Form:
Greeting cards
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 FT 2010-008-3915
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 14: Djibouti (FT)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4491

40. Djibouti Danse Somali

Creator:
Mody, J. G., photographer  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Somali (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Date:
ca. 1913
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "40. Djibouti. - Danse Somali."
Translated caption reads: "40. Djibouti. - Somali dance."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "J.-G. Mody, photographe."
Items EEPA FT-08-01 and FT-08-02 are duplicate postcards.
Manuscript message on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-08-02
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
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 FT 2010-025-0072
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 14: Djibouti (FT)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4492

Djibouti Fille Dankali en tenue de fête

Creator:
Arabiantz, K., editor  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Afar (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Djibouti. - Fille Dankali en tenue de fête."
Translated caption reads: "Djibouti. - Afar girl dressed for celebration."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "K. Arabiantz, éditeur. - Reproduction réservée."
Postmark on recto. Manuscript message and address on verso, postmarks on verso.
Items EEPA FT-20-15 and EEPA FT-20-16 are duplicate postcards excepting slight text format variation.
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-20-15
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 -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  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 FT 2010-025-0073
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 14: Djibouti (FT)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4493

Djibouti Coiffure d'un Somalis

Creator:
Arabiantz, K., editor  Search this
Impriméries Réunies de Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14.5 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Somali (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Date:
ca. 1900
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Djibouti. - Coiffure d'un Somalis."
Translated caption reads: "Djibouti. - A Somali hairstyle."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "K. Arabiantz, éditeur. - Reproduction réservée." Publisher's logo on recto: "Impr. Réunies de Nancy."
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-05-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Exhibitions Note:
"The Field's Edge: Agency, Body and African Lens," held by the Contemporary Art Museum at the University of South Florida, 2002-2003.
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:
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Portrait photography -- 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 FT 2012-001-0013
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 14: Djibouti (FT)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4494

63. Djibouti La Coiffure d'une élégante

Creator:
Mody, J. G., photographer  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Date:
ca. 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "63. Djibouti. - La Coiffure d'une élégante."
Translated caption reads: "63. Djibouti. - A stylish hairstyle."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "J.-G. Mody, photographe."
Items EEPA FT-05-02 and FT-05-03 bear variations of the same recto image.
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-05-02
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:
Body arts  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Costume  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 FT 2012-001-0014
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 14: Djibouti (FT)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4495

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