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Faunal turnover of arthropod assemblages along a wide gradient of disturbance in Gabon

Author:
Missa, Olivier  Search this
Miller, Scott E.  Search this
Alonso, Alfonso  Search this
De Meyer, Marc  Search this
Mansell, Mervyn W.  Search this
Eardley, Connal D.  Search this
Wagner, Thomas  Search this
Basset, Yves  Search this
Novotny, Vojtech  Search this
Curletti, Gianfranco  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2008
Topic:
Tropics  Search this
Biology  Search this
Natural History  Search this
Entomology  Search this
Insects  Search this
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Entomology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_74220
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Art and Ceremonies

Collection Photographer:
Houlberg, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
493 Slides (photographs) (Binder 6)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides (photographs)
Date:
circa 1967-circa 1991
Scope and Contents note:
[EEPA 2005-002-3258 - EEPA 2005-002-3750]
This series primarily depicts carvings, small sculptures, and masks from Nigeria, Congo, Gabon, and Cameroon.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria Collection, EEPA 2005-002, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2005-002, Series 15
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Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2005-002-ref275

Masks, Art Objects, and Textiles in Congo, Gabon, and Cameroon

Collection Photographer:
Houlberg, Marilyn  Search this
Container:
Binder 6, Item 3258-3565
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
circa 1969-circa 1973
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria Collection, EEPA 2005-002, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection / Series 15: Art and Ceremonies
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2005-002-ref276

Published Maps and Photos

Collection Photographer:
Houlberg, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
70 Slides (photographs) (Binder 8)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides (photographs)
Date:
circa 1968-circa 1985
Scope and Contents note:
[EEPA 2005-002-4390 - EEPA 2005-002-4459]
Scope and Contents:
Most of the images in this series depict published maps and photographs. The maps depict areas in Africa, including Nigeria, Mali, Gabon, Ghana, among other locations. The photographs largely show masks, including from Switzerland, Poland, Siberia, Mexico, Morocco, New Guinea, the United States, and South Africa. Some of the photographs were taken by Jane Wenger.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria Collection, EEPA 2005-002, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2005-002, Series 19
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Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2005-002-ref349

Published Advertisements Depicting Hair Styles from Ghana, the Ivory Coast, and Gabon

Collection Photographer:
Houlberg, Marilyn  Search this
Container:
Binder 8, Item 4961-4977
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
circa 1970s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria Collection, EEPA 2005-002, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection / Series 21: Yoruba Festivals, People and Art
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2005-002-ref386

Why These Lagoons Are Full of Giant Barracuda

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-05-11T15:30:00.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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edanmdm:yt_3TXkvCSPsWk

Terrifying: A Dwarf Croc Holds Its Breath Until It Attacks 🐊 Cave Crocs of Gabon | Smithsonian

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-08-19T15:30:00.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Smithsonian Channel
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edanmdm:yt_6SpL_3sXRbE

How Ecotourism Can Save Both Gabon’s Forests and its Gorillas

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-10-19T15:30:02.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
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edanmdm:yt_Uk2OoueLIT0

Why Habituation is a Dangerous Game for Conservationists

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-01-05T16:30:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Smithsonian Channel
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edanmdm:yt_u0Pas4-k4YY

These Dwarf Crocodiles Hunt Grub With Night Vision

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-08-17T15:30:02.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Smithsonian Channel
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Dasypeltis confusa

Preparation:
Ethanol
Sex:
Female
Place:
Port-Gentil, Ogooué-Maritime, Gabon, Africa
Collection Date:
2005
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Reptilia, Squamata, Ophidia, Colubrinae
Published Name:
Dasypeltis confusa
Accession Number:
2045388
Other Numbers:
Field Number : No Field Number
USNM Number:
565133
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Vertebrate Zoology
Amphibians & Reptiles
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Herpetology Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35bc415ba-8d0c-4813-adab-03cfb89f6ff0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_6560338

Philothamnus dorsalis

Preparation:
Ethanol
Place:
Port-Gentil, Ogooué-Maritime, Gabon, Africa
Collection Date:
2005
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Reptilia, Squamata, Ophidia, Colubrinae
Published Name:
Philothamnus dorsalis
Accession Number:
2045388
Other Numbers:
Field Number : No Field Number
USNM Number:
565135
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Vertebrate Zoology
Amphibians & Reptiles
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Herpetology Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3fefb3473-77db-4521-8b03-69f7ccb1ad32
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_6560340

DNA untangles Gabon’s complex web of frog species

Creator:
Smithsonian Insider  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 13:30:07 +0000
Topic:
Science  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Insider
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_97324fd54b770cf0e7437a3854c572f7

Even Through Midnight I Can See Diamonds

Artist:
William Hunter, born Long Beach, CA 1947  Search this
Medium:
Gabon ebony
Dimensions:
14 x 6 5/8 in. diam. (35.5 x 16.7 cm) irregular
Type:
Decorative Arts
Crafts
Date:
1995
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Fleur and Charles Bresler in honor of Kenneth R. Trapp, curator-in-charge of the Renwick Gallery (1995--2003)
Copyright:
© 1995, William Hunter
Object number:
2003.60.25
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk755019550-bfa4-4922-979c-c80c48b2e89e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2003.60.25

Untitled

Artist:
Gene Pozzesi, born San Francisco, CA 1936-died Concord, CA 2002  Search this
Medium:
Gabon ebony
Dimensions:
4 1/8 x 4 7/8 in. diam. (10.5 x 12.4 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Crafts
Date:
ca. 1996
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Fleur and Charles Bresler in honor of Kenneth R. Trapp, curator-in-charge of the Renwick Gallery (1995--2003)
Object number:
2003.60.47
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7691a3b26-e151-45e3-9895-442900de4d7b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2003.60.47

Ancestor figure. Wood. Southern French Cameroons, Border of Gabon, from the series African Sculpture

Artist:
Walker Evans, born St. Louis, MO 1903-died New Haven, CT 1975  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 x 9 7/8 in. (20.3 x 25.2 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1935
Topic:
Figure male\full length  Search this
Still life\art object\sculpture  Search this
Ethnic\African  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Samuel and Marilyn Stern
Object number:
1994.111.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f3686a91-e401-42f4-92f4-2323ee76aacb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.111.7

W. Eugene Smith Self-Portrait

Artist:
W. Eugene Smith, 30 Dec 1918 - 15 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
W. Eugene Smith, 30 Dec 1918 - 15 Oct 1978  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 26.6 × 21.4 cm (10 1/2 × 8 7/16")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.7 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
Gabon\Moyen-Ogooué\Lambaréné
Date:
1954
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Indeterminable  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen  Search this
Equipment\Camera  Search this
Baggage & Luggage\Bag\Pouch  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Safari  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Belt  Search this
W. Eugene Smith: Male  Search this
W. Eugene Smith: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.87.269
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Heirs of W. Eugene Smith
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e757e667-54e2-4c97-8045-caa558858a46
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.87.269

knife

Physical Description:
steel (part: blade material)
wood (part: handle material)
leather (sheath material)
brass (sheath material)
Measurements:
overall: 5/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 1.5875 cm x 13.97 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
knife
Object Type:
cutlery
Other Terms:
Knife; Personal; Cutlery; Sheath
Place made:
Gabon
Credit Line:
Charles F. Wiebusch
ID Number:
DL.59.0943
Catalog number:
59.0943A
59.0943B
Accession number:
111627
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-2013-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_316517
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Necessity Money

Physical Description:
metal, lead (overall material)
gray (overall color)
hammered and inscribed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 22 mm; x 7/8 in
Object Name:
Necessity Money
token
Other Terms:
Necessity Money; Africa; Gabon
Place made:
Gabon
Date made:
n.d.
1883
Credit Line:
E. Clain-Stefanelli
ID Number:
1984.1110.4
Catalog number:
1984.1110.4
84.72.4
Accession number:
1984.1110
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-2835-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1068635

Necessity Money

Physical Description:
metal, lead (overall material)
gray (overall color)
hammered flat and stamped (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 27 mm x 35.6 mm; x 1 1/16 in x 1 3/8 in
Object Name:
Necessity Money
token
Other Terms:
Necessity Money; Africa; Gabon
Place made:
Gabon
Date made:
1883
Credit Line:
E. Clain-Stefanelli
ID Number:
1984.1110.5
Catalog number:
1984.1110.5
84.72.5
Accession number:
1984.1110
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-cdc8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1068636

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