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World Library of Folk and Primitive Music: French Africa

Creator:
Lomax, Alan, 1915-2002  Search this
Performer:
Tuareg women  Search this
Orfela Tribe woman  Search this
Sonray Tribe  Search this
Jerma Tribe  Search this
Gwin Tribe  Search this
Sakalava (Malagasy people)  Search this
Vezo (Malagasy people)  Search this
Ambilube Tribe  Search this
Bawanji Tribe  Search this
Okande Tribe  Search this
Badouma Tribe  Search this
Noguundi Tribe  Search this
Bongili Tribe  Search this
Kouyou Tribe  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ramsey, Frederic, 1915-1995  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, 12 in.)
Container:
Box LP, Item 97
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Track Information:
101 Music for a Camel Tournament / Tuareg women.

102 Song of Exile / Orfela Tribe woman.

103 Song from In Salah / In Salah women.

104 Music for a Camel Tournament II / Tuareg women.

105 A Muezzin Call to Prayer.

106 Wedding Song / Afar (African people).

107 Song to make the Camels Drink / Somaliland.

108 Song of Tobaski / Sonray Tribe.

109 Flute Players / Dogon (African people).

110 Bardic Song / Dogon (African people).

111 The Hunt / Jerma Tribe.

112 Song of Religious Possessions / Jerma Tribe.

113 Drum Duet / Mandingo (African people).

114 Song of Praise / Mandingo (African people).

115 Funeral Song / Gwin Tribe.

116 Whistle Band / Wara (African people).

117 Work Song / Gwin Tribe.

118 Song for Rain / Gwin Tribe.

119 Festive Dance / Gwin Tribe.

201 Healing Song.

202 Song of Exorcism / Sakalava (Malagasy people).

203 Song to Bring Good Luck / Vezo (Malagasy people).

204 Song of Hommage to the King / Ambilube Tribe.

205 Work Song / Kabre (African people).

206 Porter's Song / Bawanji Tribe.

207 Paddler's Song / Okande Tribe.

208 Dance Song / Badouma Tribe.

209 Dance with Drum Rhythm / Okande Tribe.

210 Funeral Song / Noguundi Tribe.

211 Dance Song / Bongili Tribe.

212 Dance / Koukouya (African people).

213 Healing Song / Kouyou Tribe.

214 Funeral Music / Koukouya (African people).

215 Hunting Cries of the Babinga Pygmies.

216 Magic Song / Babinga (African people).

207 Djokobo / Babinga (African people).

217 Djokobo / Babinga (African people).

218 Sandzo / Babinga (African people).

219 Edjingi / Babinga (African people).
Local Numbers:
RA-RAMS-LP-0097

Columbia.205
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
New York Columbia
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Collection Citation:
Frederic Ramsey audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RAMS, File RA-RAMS-LP-0097
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Frederic Ramsey audio recordings
Frederic Ramsey audio recordings / 33 1/3 RPM Records
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk51326f817-4c8b-49d9-867b-d48ff26813db
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-rams-ref958

Yemen : traditional music of the north = musique traditionnelle du nord

Recorder:
Wenzel, Jochen  Search this
Field worker:
Poché, Christian  Search this
Artist:
Khureissan, Ismail Mohammed  Search this
Qassabi, Mansur al  Search this
Al-Hijazi, Hussein Ali  Search this
Traibi, Omar Yussof  Search this
Faradj, Yahya  Search this
Naji, Taquia  Search this
Akhfach, Kassel el  Search this
Muhassi, Sahn  Search this
Lahed, Hussein  Search this
Barakat, Naji  Search this
Sisters Chaaran  Search this
Collection Creator:
UNESCO  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound disc (digital, 4 3/4 in.)
Culture:
Yemeni  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound discs
Place:
Yemen
Contents:
Chargui and hakif dances (5:50) --Ghazal (4:55) --Zar (3:20) -- Rahil (4:10) --Aghani atifi (5:50) --Mutawal (6:13) --Yemenite zafat (5:20) --Mutawal (3:20) --Ghina (2:45) --Hakfat (7:00).
Track Information:
101 Chargui and hakif dances / Ismail Mohammed Khureissan, Mansur al Qassabi. Qasabah (Flute),Tabla,Kettledrum. Arabic language.

102 Ghaza / Hussein Ali Al-Hijazi. Vocals. Arabic language.

103 Zar / Omar Yussof Traibi. Tanb-ur. Arabic language.

104 Rahil / Yahya Faradj. Vocals. Arabic language.

105 Aghani atifi / Taquia Naji. Vocals,Percussion instruments. Arabic language.

ar Mutawal / Kassel el Akhfach, Sahn Muhassi. Oud. Arabic language.

107 Yemenite zafat / Hussein Lahed. Vocals. Arabic language.

108 Mutawal / Naji Barakat. Oud. Arabic language.

109 Ghina / Vocals,Tar (Lute). Arabic language.

110 Hakfat / Ismail Mohammed Khureissan, Mansur al Qassabi. Qasabah (Flute). Arabic language.
Local Numbers:
UNESCO.8004
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Paris, France Audivis
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Yemen.
General:
Commercial

Traditional vocal and instrumental music. Compact disc. Includes program notes in English and French. Previously issued on analog disc (EMI Odeon 3C 064-18352) under the title North Yemen. Jochen Wenzel
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. SI Permission.
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Topic:
World music  Search this
Music--Yemen  Search this
Dance music  Search this
Sacred music  Search this
Qasabah (Flute)  Search this
Tabla  Search this
Kettledrum  Search this
Vocals  Search this
Ṭanbūr  Search this
Percussion instruments  Search this
Oud  Search this
Tar (Lute)  Search this
Islam  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Exorcism  Search this
Pilgrimages  Search this
Wedding music  Search this
Call and response  Search this
Collection Citation:
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records, Ralph Rinzler Folklikfe Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.UNES, Item UNESCO.8004
See more items in:
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records / Series 2: Audio records / Commercial Recordings
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5949c562a-12fd-407c-a27c-d8cfe673454e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-unes-ref2132

Ritual chant and music = Musiques et chants rituels

Performer:
Der Nersessian, P. Nerses  Search this
Supria, Pak  Search this
Amat, Pak  Search this
Traibi, Omar Yussof  Search this
Daoud, Evelyne  Search this
Abu Bakr, Sufi  Search this
Oulouhodjian, P. Vertanes  Search this
Chemchemean, Sahak  Search this
Yuimuk  Search this
Utekn  Search this
Pinpeat Orchestra  Search this
Folk ensemble of Alexevka Village  Search this
Artist:
O-Suwa-Daiko (Musical group)  Search this
Collection Creator:
UNESCO  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound disc (digital, 4 3/4 in.)
Culture:
Côte d'Ivoire  Search this
Solomon Islanders  Search this
Australians  Search this
Indonesian  Search this
Cambodians  Search this
Tibetans  Search this
Japanese  Search this
Mexicans  Search this
Brazilians  Search this
Côte d'Ivoire  Search this
Yemeni  Search this
Syrians  Search this
Afghans  Search this
Ukrainians  Search this
Armenians  Search this
Turks  Search this
Italians  Search this
Aboriginal Australians  Search this
Javanese (Indonesian people)  Search this
Ngbaka (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound discs
Place:
Solomon Islands
Queensland
Australia
Java (Indonesia)
Indonesia
Cambodia
Tibet (China)
Japan
Mexico
Brazil
Central African Republic
Yemen
Syria
Afghanistan
Herat (Afghanistan)
Ukraine
Armenia
Turkey
Sicily (Italy)
Italy
Contents:
Solomon Islands (Fataleka music, divinity songs): Uuni ; Solo on the susuku bundle panpipe --Australia: Women's Wu-ungka songs (extract) --Java: Tarawangsa (extract) -- Cambodia: Phlerng khlom (extract) --Laos: Pheng phi fa (extract) --Tibetan ritual: Invocation to the goddess Yeshiki Mamo : tantric puja (extract) --Japan: O-fune-matsuri nerikomi bayashi --Mexico: Son de la Media Bamba (Dance of the Negritos) --Brazil: Marido paru (extract) --Co.te d'Ivoire: Dance of the elephant mask --Central African Republic: Ze ze ze kuluse (Song for ancestors' souls) --Yemen: Zar -- Syria: Akh tagorye h'achirye (Takhshefto, extract) -- Afghanistan (Herat): Na't --Ukraine: Why do you weep, why do you lament? = Pourquoi pleurer, pourquoi te lamenter? -- Armenia: Ourah ler sourp yeghehetzi --Turkey: Pesrev in makam bayati (extract) --Sicily: Gloria ; Invocations of the nudi and of the faithful.
Track Information:
101 Solomon Islands (Fataleka music, divinity songs): Uuni.

102 Solomon Islands (Fataleka music, divinity songs): Solo on the susuku bundle panpipe.

103 Australia: Women's Wu-ungka songs (extract) / Yuimuk, Utekn. Wik-Ngathan language.

104 Java: Tarawangsa (extract) / Pak Supria, Pak Amat. Tarawangsa (Fiddle),Kacapi (Lute).

105 Cambodia: Phlerng khlom (extract) / Pinpeat Orchestra. Sralai (Oboe),Sgar (Drum).

106 Laos: Pheng phi fa (extract).

107 Tibetan ritual: Invocation to the goddess Yeshiki Mamo : tantric puja (extract).

108 Japan: O-fune-matsuri nerikomi bayashi / O-Suwa-Daiko (Musical group). Flute,Taiko. Japanese language.

109 Mexico: Son de la Media Bamba (Dance of the Negritos) / Violin,Guitar. Spanish language.

110 Brazil: Marido paru (extract) / Ka (Drum). Portuguese language.

111 Co.te d'Ivoire: Dance of the elephant mask / Sticks (Musical instrument),Bells,Drum,Whistle.

112 Central African Republic: Ze ze ze kuluse (Song for ancestors' souls) / Bells,Ngombi.

113 Yemen: Zar / Omar Yussof Traibi. Tanb-ur. Arabic language.

114 Syria: Akh tagorye h'achirye (Takhshefto, extract) / Evelyne Daoud.

115 Afghanistan (Herat): Na't / Sufi Abu Bakr.

116 Ukraine: Why do you weep, why do you lament? = Pourquoi pleurer, pourquoi te lamenter? / Folk ensemble of Alexevka Village. Ukrainian language.

117 Armenia: Ourah ler sourp yeghehetzi / P. Vertanes Oulouhodjian, Sahak Chemchemean, P. Nerses Der Nersessian. Armenian language.

118 Turkey: Pesrev in makam bayati (extract) / N-ay. Turkish language.

119 Sicily: Gloria.

120 Sicily: Invocations of the nudi and of the faithful.
Local Numbers:
UNESCO.8103
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Paris, France Audivis
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Italy, Sicily (Italy), Turkey, Armenia, Ukraine, Herat (Afghanistan), Afghanistan, Syria, Yemen, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Brazil, Mexico, Japan, Tibet (China), Cambodia, Indonesia, Java (Indonesia), Australia, Queensland, Solomon Islands.
General:
Commercial

Traditional vocal and instrumental music. Published by UNESCO and Auvidis in collaboration with the International Music Council and the International Council for Traditional Music. Previously released material. Compact disc. Program notes and selected vocal texts in English and French (15 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. SI Permission.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Topic:
World music  Search this
Music -- India  Search this
Cambodia -- Songs and music  Search this
Music -- Japan  Search this
Music -- Mexico  Search this
Brazil -- Songs and music  Search this
Maqām.  Search this
prayer  Search this
Religious  Search this
Tarawangsa (Fiddle)  Search this
Kacapi (Lute)  Search this
Sralai (Oboe)  Search this
Sgar (Drum)  Search this
Flute  Search this
Taiko  Search this
Violin  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Ka (Drum)  Search this
Sticks (Musical instrument)  Search this
Bells  Search this
Drum  Search this
Whistle  Search this
Ngombi  Search this
Ṭanbūr  Search this
Nāy  Search this
Divination  Search this
Buddhism  Search this
Religion  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Exorcism  Search this
Hairdressing  Search this
Christianity  Search this
World music -- Syria.  Search this
Armenia -- Songs and music  Search this
Afghanistan -- Songs and music  Search this
Mexico -- Songs and music  Search this
Collection Citation:
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records, Ralph Rinzler Folklikfe Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.UNES, Item UNESCO.8103
See more items in:
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records / Series 2: Audio records / Commercial Recordings
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5df4a0e45-8278-4c70-8f4a-af729b94e116
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-unes-ref2166

Exorcism of dwelling, Kwon Fashoda, Sudan

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Culture:
Shilluk (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Sudan
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
"Shilluk ceremony to purify a village after lightning has struck and burned the high roof of a hut. First, a small goat is sacrificed, its belly cut open, and bits of its entrails thrown into the ruined hut. Two men with long poles knock down the parts of the wall still standing. Next, the villagers carry away the pieces. Finally, after all the pieces are collected in an orderly pile well outside the village, the village is considered purified, and a new hut can be started." [Elisofon E., Van Der Post L., 1964: The Nile. The Viking Press.]. During his trip to Sudan, Elisofon visited the Shilluk people at Fashoda (now, Kodok), north of Malakal in the Upper Nile region (now, A`ali an-Nil region). This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.
Local Numbers:
Negative number Nile 1947 C-10, 7.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "G 3 Shk. Shilluk. Sudan, Kwon Fashoda. Exorcism of dwelling after lghtning struck it. 5/1947. EE. neg.no. Nile 1947 C-10, 7." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
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
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 02740
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Sudan
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7bafaeb6c-0851-4c99-a630-5bb8297365b4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref29823

Exorcism of dwelling, Kwon Fashoda, Sudan

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Culture:
Shilluk (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Sudan
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
"Shilluk ceremony to purify a village after lightning has struck and burned the high roof of a hut. First, a small goat is sacrificed, its belly cut open, and bits of its entrails thrown into the ruined hut. Two men with long poles knock down the parts of the wall still standing. Next, the villagers carryaway the pieces. Finally, after all the pieces are collected in an orderly pile well outside the village, the village is considered purified, and a new hut can be started. [Elisofon E., Van Der Post L., 1964: The Nile. The Viking Press.]. During his trip to Sudan, Elisofon visited the Shilluk people at Fashoda (now, Kodok), north of Malakal in the Upper Nile region (now, A`ali an-Nil region). This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.
Local Numbers:
Negative number Nile 1947 C-10, 8.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "G 3 Shk. Shilluk. Sudan, Kwon Fashoda. Exorcism of dwelling after lghtning struck it. 5/1947. EE. neg.no. Nile 1947 C-10, 8." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
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
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 02741
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Sudan
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7372220d0-acd7-46aa-87f7-bfd8624fac9d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref29824

Exorcism of dwelling, Kwon Fashoda, Sudan

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Culture:
Shilluk (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Sudan
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
"Shilluk ceremony to purify a village after lightning has struck and burned the high roof of a hut. First, a small goat is sacrificed, its belly cut open, and bits of its entrails thrown into the ruined hut. Two men with long poles knock down the parts of the wall still standing. Next, the villagers carryaway the pieces. Finally, after all the pieces are collected in an orderly pile well outside the village, the village is considered purified, and a new hut can be started. [Elisofon E., Van Der Post L., 1964: The Nile. The Viking Press.]. During his trip to Sudan, Elisofon visited the Shilluk people at Fashoda (now, Kodok), north of Malakal in the Upper Nile region (now, A`ali an-Nil region). This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.
Local Numbers:
Negative number Nile 1947 C-10, 9.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "G 3 Shk. Shilluk. Sudan, Kwon Fashoda. Exorcism of dwelling after lghtning struck it. 5/1947. EE. neg.no. Nile 1947 C-10, 9." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
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
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 02742
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Sudan
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7642ad064-6a7f-443d-9ebd-71dd9f28fbfb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref29825

Exorcism of dwelling, Kwon Fashoda, Sudan

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Culture:
Shilluk (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Sudan
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
"Shilluk ceremony to purify a village after lightning has struck and burned the high roof of a hut. First, a small goat is sacrificed, its belly cut open, and bits of its entrails thrown into the ruined hut. Two men with long poles knock down the parts of the wall still standing. Next, the villagers carry away the pieces. Finally, after all the pieces are collected in an orderly pile well outside the village, the village is considered purified, and a new hut can be started." [Elisofon E., Van Der Post L., 1964: The Nile. The Viking Press.]. During his trip to Sudan, Elisofon visited the Shilluk people at Fashoda (now, Kodok), north of Malakal in the Upper Nile region (now, A`ali an-Nil region). This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.
Local Numbers:
Negative number Nile 1947 C-10, 10.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "G 3 Shk. Shilluk. Sudan, Kwon Fashoda. Exorcism of dwelling after lghtning struck it. 5/1947. EE. neg.no. Nile 1947 C-10, 10." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
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
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 02743
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Sudan
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7afba0186-72a0-4dbe-84f4-befa6889db2b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref29826

Exorcism of dwelling, Kwon Fashoda, Sudan

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Culture:
Shilluk (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Sudan
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
"Shilluk ceremony to purify a village after lightning has struck and burned the high roof of a hut. First, a small goat is sacrificed, its belly cut open, and bits of its entrails thrown into the ruined hut. Two men with long poles knock down the parts of the wall still standing. Next, the villagers carry away the pieces. Finally, after all the pieces are collected in an orderly pile well outside the village, the village is considered purified, and a new hut can be started." [Elisofon E., Van Der Post L., 1964: The Nile. The Viking Press.]. During his trip to Sudan, Elisofon visited the Shilluk people at Fashoda (now, Kodok), north of Malakal in the Upper Nile region (now, A`ali an-Nil region). This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.
Local Numbers:
Negative number Nile 1947 C-10, 11.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "G 3 Shk. Shilluk. Sudan, Kwon Fashoda. Exorcism of dwelling after lghtning struck it. 5/1947. EE. neg.no. Nile 1947 C-10, 11." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
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
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 02744
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Sudan
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo78a5cb84c-22c7-45d4-8589-34c0e82581f8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref29827

Exorcism of dwelling, Kwon Fashoda, Sudan

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Culture:
Shilluk (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Sudan
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
"Shilluk ceremony to purify a village after lightning has struck and burned the high roof of a hut. First, a small goat is sacrificed, its belly cut open, and bits of its entrails thrown into the ruined hut. Two men with long poles knock down the parts of the wall still standing. Next, the villagers carry away the pieces. Finally, after all the pieces are collected in an orderly pile well outside the village, the village is considered purified, and a new hut can be started." [Elisofon E., Van Der Post L., 1964: The Nile. The Viking Press.]. During his trip to Sudan, Elisofon visited the Shilluk people at Fashoda (now, Kodok), north of Malakal in the Upper Nile region (now, A`ali an-Nil region). This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.
Local Numbers:
Negative number Nile 1947 C-10, 12.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "G 3 Shk. Shilluk. Sudan, Kwon Fashoda. Exorcism of dwelling after lghtning struck it. 5/1947. EE. neg.no. Nile 1947 C-10, 12." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
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
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 02745
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Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Sudan
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo750dbef7d-6719-4322-b191-f11166012f69
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref29828

Exorcism of dwelling, Kwon Fashoda, Sudan

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Culture:
Shilluk (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Sudan
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
"Shilluk ceremony to purify a village after lightning has struck and burned the high roof of a hut. First, a small goat is sacrificed, its belly cut open, and bits of its entrails thrown into the ruined hut. Two men with long poles knock down the parts of the wall still standing. Next, the villagers carry away the pieces. Finally, after all the pieces are collected in an orderly pile well outside the village, the village is considered purified, and a new hut can be started." [Elisofon E., Van Der Post L., 1964: The Nile. The Viking Press.]. During his trip to Sudan, Elisofon visited the Shilluk people at Fashoda (now, Kodok), north of Malakal in the Upper Nile region (now, A`ali an-Nil region). This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.
Local Numbers:
Negative number Nile 1947 C-10, 13.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "G 3 Shk. Shilluk. Sudan, Kwon Fashoda. Exorcism of dwelling after lghtning struck it. 5/1947. EE. neg.no. Nile 1947 C-10, 13." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
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
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 02746
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Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Sudan
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo74ddb039b-b5ef-4b06-bba5-7486e3703aa5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref29829

Exorcism of dwelling, Kwon Fashoda, Sudan

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Culture:
Shilluk (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Sudan
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
"Shilluk ceremony to purify a village after lightning has struck and burned the high roof of a hut. First, a small goat is sacrificed, its belly cut open, and bits of its entrails thrown into the ruined hut. Two men with long poles knock down the parts of the wall still standing. Next, the villagers carry away the pieces. Finally, after all the pieces are collected in an orderly pile well outside the village, the village is considered purified, and a new hut can be started." [Elisofon E., Van Der Post L., 1964: The Nile. The Viking Press.]. During his trip to Sudan, Elisofon visited the Shilluk people at Fashoda (now, Kodok), north of Malakal in the Upper Nile region (now, A`ali an-Nil region). This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.
Local Numbers:
Negative number Nile 1947 C-10, 14.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "G 3 Shk. Shilluk. Sudan, Kwon Fashoda. Exorcism of dwelling after lghtning struck it. 5/1947. EE. neg.no. Nile 1947 C-10, 14." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
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
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 02747
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Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Sudan
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo715aaee03-dfe9-43cd-b056-f9b13159aae1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref29830

Leo Baekeland Diary Volume 16

Author:
Baekeland, L. H. (Leo Hendrik), 1863-1944  Search this
Collection Creator:
Baekeland, L. H. (Leo Hendrik), 1863-1944  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (6.0" x 3.5".)
Container:
Box 19, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Biographies
Diaries
Place:
Yonkers (N.Y.) -- 1900-1914
Date:
1914 August 17-1914 December 31
Scope and Contents:
Inscription on flyleaf: "I / Journal of / Dr. L.H. Baekeland / Yonkers, NY [sic] / August 17, 1914 / to December 31, 1914." The diary details Baekeland's daily activities. He writes often of his visits and discussions, and the subjects of correspondence he has written and received. It sheds light on the use and distance of travel by automobile in the early twentieth century. In the notes, Baekeland explains increasing time spent in the laboratory in 1913.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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:
Laboratories  Search this
Automobiles -- 1910-1920  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Family -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Biographies
Diaries -- 20th century
Collection Citation:
Leo Baekeland Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Leo H. Baekeland Papers
Leo H. Baekeland Papers / Series 4: Diaries
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep87fb26145-d96d-428f-aa48-9e0ac620a2ee
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0005-ref305
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Le Ballon de Gonesse

Designer:
Jean-Baptiste Huet, French, 1745 – 1811  Search this
Producer:
Oberkampf & Cie., (Jouy-en-Josas, France, 1759–1815)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: printed by engraved copper plate on plain weave
Dimensions:
Warp x Weft: 134.6 x 91.4 cm (53 x 36 in.)
Repeat H: 100.3 cm (39 1/2 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
Jouy, France
Date:
1784
Credit Line:
Museum Purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund
Accession Number:
1961-116-5-a
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4dd3b3377-716d-423e-ab40-3343c39bbcb0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1961-116-5-a
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Le Ballon de Gonesse

Designer:
Jean-Baptiste Huet, French, 1745 – 1811  Search this
Manufacturer:
Oberkampf & Cie., (Jouy-en-Josas, France, 1759–1815)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: printed by engraved copper plate on plain weave
Dimensions:
L x W: 131 × 161 cm (51 9/16 in. × 5 ft. 3 3/8 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
Jouy, France
Date:
1784
Credit Line:
Museum Purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund
Accession Number:
1961-116-5-b
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq49ab50376-56c3-4240-8ca5-118c653575db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1961-116-5-b

Casting Out Bad Luck

Artist:
Helen Hyde, born Lima, NY 1868-died Pasadena, CA 1919  Search this
Medium:
color woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
image: 5 1/2 x 3 1/8 in. (14.1 x 7.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1904
Topic:
Figure\full length  Search this
Japanese  Search this
Dress\Japanese dress  Search this
Ceremony\religion\exorcism  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Hyde Gillette in memory of Mabel Hyde Gillette and Edwin Fraser Gillette
Object number:
1992.13.33
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71f5d3e62-d8b0-43cc-89e1-51987ecefd01
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1992.13.33

Bali portraits of life, culture and ritual Tony Novak-Clifford

Author:
Novak-Clifford, Tony  Search this
Physical description:
1 volume (unpaged) chiefly color illustrations 28 x 30 cm
Type:
Books
Pictorial works
Ouvrages illustrés
Place:
Bali Island (Indonesia)
Bali (Indonésie : Île)
Indonesia
Bali Island
Date:
2018
Topic:
Manners and customs  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Mœurs et coutumes  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1147838

Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974

Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Subject:
Hauke, Cesar M. de (Cesar Mange)  Search this
Glaenzer, Eugene  Search this
Haardt, Georges  Search this
Seligman, Germain  Search this
Seligmann, Arnold  Search this
Parker, Theresa D.  Search this
Waegen, Rolf Hans  Search this
Trevor, Clyfford  Search this
Seligmann, René  Search this
Seligmann, Jacques  Search this
De Hauke & Co., Inc.  Search this
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Eugene Glaenzer & Co.  Search this
Germain Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Gersel  Search this
Type:
Gallery records
Citation:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Mackay, Clarence Hungerford, 1874-1938 -- Art collections  Search this
Schiff, Mortimer L. -- Art collections  Search this
Arenberg, duc d' -- Art collections  Search this
Liechtenstein, House of -- Art collections  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- France -- Paris  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war  Search this
La Fresnaye, Roger de, 1885-1925  Search this
Art, Renaissance  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Art treasures in war  Search this
Art, European  Search this
Theme:
Art Market  Search this
Art Gallery Records  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9936
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212486
AAA_collcode_jacqself
Theme:
Art Market
Art Gallery Records
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212486
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Incantation Bowl

Donor Name:
Rev. Gabriel Oussani  Search this
Object Type:
Bowl
Place:
Hillah, Babil Governorate (Babylon Province), Iraq (South Babylonia), Asia
Accession Date:
1900
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
037297
USNM Number:
A207963-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38ecab8d0-2885-42d0-b1af-02aa1cb0f14c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8046134

Audio Log Sheets

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives; please submit this form. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1982 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1982 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1982 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: Korea / Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk51a8b009b-12bc-415e-a6ce-627d49c5687d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1982-ref2929
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Clippings

Collection Creator:
Artschwager, Richard, 1923-  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1965-1969
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Richard Artschwager papers, 1959-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Richard Artschwager papers
Richard Artschwager papers / Series 5: Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94bec5ea9-8865-4ae4-823c-0c04461be45a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-artsrich-ref114
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