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Zora's African Trip

Creator:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Haley, Alex  Search this
Martin-Felton, Zora  Search this
Collection Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
2 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Interviews
Ambient sounds
Music
Place:
Africa
Africa, West
Gorée (Senegal)
Senegal
Gambia
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
circa 1970s
Scope and Contents:
Sounds and interviews/discussions from Zora Martin-Felton's trip to West Africa in circa 1970s. Interviewee discusses history of slave houses and slavery on Goree Island beginning with the arrival of the Portuguese in 1444. Focus on the lives of the slaves while held on the island of Goree, the African slave trade, and European exploitation of Africa. Music and ambient sounds of present-day Jufureh, Gambia - the ancestral village of Alex Haley. Another interviewee discusses Alex Haley's Roots - the book versus the television production. There is also explanation of the evolution of European capitalism from slave labor, land, and capital through corporate capitalism.
Interviews/conversations/tours. Music and ambient sounds. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. AV003282: #1. AV003372: #2. AV003282-1: speaker's French (most likely) with English translator, poor audio. Transcribed from physical asset: W. Afr. History - Dr. Leo Jeffries; Conversations with Camara Lye. Undated.
Local Numbers:
ACMA AV003282-2

ACMA AV003372-1

ACMA AV003372-2
General:
Title transcribed from physical asset.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Some items are not accessible due to obsolete format and playback machinery restrictions. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Exploitation  Search this
Capitalism  Search this
African culture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Ambient sounds
Music
Citation:
Zora's African Trip, Record Group AV09-023, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.09-023, Item ACMA AV003282-1
See more items in:
Museum Events, Programs, and Projects, 1967-1989
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7942a7037-fe7d-4869-89f8-70840a75ae95
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-023-ref523

Pterynotus (Pterochelus) acanthopterus

Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Dry
Place:
Isle de Goree, Senegal, North Atlantic Ocean
Published Name:
Pterynotus (Pterochelus) acanthopterus
Purpurellus gambiensis (Reeve, 1845)
USNM Number:
1190493
See more items in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Mollusca
Marjorie Hayes Collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b52bfba6-bd40-4cdb-89a6-933267c154cb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_10382367

French West Africa, Senegal Goree Island

Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of buildings in the background and piers in the foreground, extending from a beach. Text on verso reads: "Afrique Occidentale Francaise - Senegal; 55 - Il de Goree."
General:
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
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7e9410b11-59b3-4917-be3c-e724a60b9273
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref719

The Dakar Area (Senegal) Goree Island, The Landing Wharf

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[ca. 1919]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a town on the water. Text on front reads: "139. Environs de DAKAR (Senegal).- Ile de Goree - Le Debarcadere." Text on verso reads: "Carte Postale; Correspondance; Adresse." Handwritten and dated message on verso.
General:
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
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7985f30df-e227-41c6-80f6-6670ca4b9989
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref720

Views of Goree Island

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of four photographs: Top left is an aerial view of the island; top right is an aerial view of a house; bottom left is of island buildings; and bottom right is another aerial view of the island. On front,in left margin, there is a small Senegalese flag with the word "Goree" written below. Text on verso reads: "Vues de l'Ile de Goree; Views of Goree Island; Ansicht der Insel Goree." and "Photo Boubacar Ba."
General:
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
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo708625d6a-5908-4260-905a-c810c91fe109
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref721

Pictures of Senegal Goree, View From The Fort

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of the island town taken from a historic fort with cannons in the foreground. Text on verso reads: "Couleurs du Senegal; 1077 Goree, vue du fort / Photo M. Renaudeau."
General:
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
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo76263eb3b-ef33-423e-91cd-53a84542d50d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref722

Republic of Senegal Goree Island, Government Square

Photographer:
Ascani, Maurice  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a town square. Signature on front reads: "Maurice Ascani." Text on verso reads: "21 - Republique du Senegal; Ile de GOREE - Place du Gouvernement."and "Photo Maurice Ascani."
General:
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:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo78ac47d60-69c1-4809-8003-4f2b68c08894
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref723

Republic of Senegal Goree Island, The Beach

Photographer:
Ascani, Maurice  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a beach with boats and people on the shore, and buildings beyond the break-wall. Signature on front reads: "Maurice Ascani." Text on verso reads: "22 - Republique du Senegal; Ile de GOREE - La plage."
General:
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
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7002dace2-1ee3-4c87-a938-675acff2dd14
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref724

Republic of Senegal Goree Island

Photographer:
Ascani, Maurice  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a fort and a town. Signature on front reads: "Maurice Ascani." Text on verso reads: "26 - Republique du Senegal; Ile de Goree."
General:
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
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7fa5bb16b-843a-4938-bff4-6770e8f70edb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref725

Republic of Senegal Goree Island

Photographer:
Ascani, Maurice  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of the rooftops of island buildings. Signature on front reads: "Maurice Ascani." Text on verso reads: "27 - Republique du Senegal; Ile de Goree."
General:
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
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7ec9d804a-bc7a-42f1-8612-5fa21d2cf449
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref726

Senegal Goree Island

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of an aerial view of the island. Text on front reads: "Ile de Goree." Text on verso reads: "Senegal; Collectionez les Cartes Postales."and "Photo: Wakhatilene; Ref. 27."
General:
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
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo760f39433-649c-4aa1-a568-b78bc9b0a083
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref727

Goree Island, Senegal

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard of three images: the top image is of the island town and of a tourist boat arriving at the island; the bottom left is of buildings; and the bottom right is of a building. Text on recto reads: "Ile de Goree." Text on verso reads: "L'ile de Goree, au Senegal; Collectionez les Cartes Postales." and "Photo: Gerrer Laurent; Ref.113."
Local Numbers:
A1993-17-25
General:
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
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 SG-06-09
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7db6ac1b1-dd73-432e-9daf-ec99d60c0663
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref7767

Gorée Island, in Senegal

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a scene with beached boats in the foreground and town buildings behind a break-wall. Text on recto reads: "Gorée." Text on verso reads: "L'île de Gorée, au Sénégal; Gorée Island, in Senegal; Collectionez les Cartes Postales." and "Photo: Wakhatilene; Ref.111."
Local Numbers:
A1993-17-144
General:
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
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 SG-06-10
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo74f2df78e-ff44-4ac9-8cfe-1c56734a43ea
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref7768

Dakar View Of The Central Bank And Goree Island

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard of a skyscaper with the letters "BCEAO" on it, and in the distance is an island. Text on verso reads: "Dakar: Vue de la Banque Central et l'Ile de Gorée; Dakar; View on the Central Bank and the Goree Island; Dakar: Ansicht auf die Zentralbank und die Goree-Insel." and "Photo Baidy Sow."
Local Numbers:
A1993-17-80
General:
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:
Cultural landscapes  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 SG-06-11
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo769a4c4c5-46a6-41d6-8dd6-098b89c26196
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref7769

Goree Beach

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a beachfront with boats and people on the beach, boats in the water, and buildings behind the break-wall. Text on recto reads: "Goree- Senegal." Text on verso reads: "La plage de Goree."
Local Numbers:
A1993-17-70
General:
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
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 SG-06-12
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo73e2a0419-acd1-4734-9d12-81527d6e4a35
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref7770

Goree Island, In Senegal

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard of four images: top left is of a small market; top right is the entrance to a fortress; the bottom images are of the beach. Text on recto reads: "Ile de Goree." Text on verso reads: "L'ile de Goree, au Senegal; Goree Island, in Senegal; Collectionez les Cartes Postales." and "Photo: Wakhatilene."
Local Numbers:
A1993-17-143
General:
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
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 SG-06-13
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7c3203197-fba6-482c-9595-24e8cc33a83b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref7771

Goree Island, In Senegal

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of the town on the waterfront. Text on recto reads: "GOREE." Text on verso reads: "L'ile de Goree, au Senegal; Goree Island, in Senegal; Collectionez les Cartes Postales." and "Photo: Wakhatilene."
Local Numbers:
A1993-17-145
General:
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
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 SG-06-14
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7221d145f-0593-4b2d-acfb-3d137f13457b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref7772

Pictures of Senegal Goree Island, View of the Castle

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of the island. Text on verso reads: "Couleurs du Senegal; 1079 - Ile de Goree, vue du Castel / Photo M. Renaudeau."
Local Numbers:
A1993-17-98
General:
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
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 SG-06-15
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo743d65ba0-2791-417d-8660-6b67e708c358
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref7773

Afrique Occidentale Franc̥̦̜̜aise, Sénégal Ile de Gorée

Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Text on verso reads: "Afrique Occidentale Franc̥̦̜̜aise, Sénégal. 55 - Ile de Gorée. Edit. Joseph Hélou, 26, av. William-Ponty - Dakar."
Translated postcard caption reads, "French Western Africa, Senegal. 55 - Goree Island. Edit. Joseph Hélou, 26, av. William-Ponty - Dakar."
General:
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
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 SG-06-27
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7698b09ce-0276-4d81-9606-dbedb0cca368
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref7784

Environs de DAKAR (Sénégal) Ile de Gorée, le Débarcadère

Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Senegal
Gorée (Senegal)
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Text on recto reads: "Environs de DAKAR (Sénégal) - Ile de Gorée - Le Débarcadère."
Translated postcard caption reads, "DAKAR (Senegal) surroundings- Goree Island - Pier."
Additional handwritten text on verso reads, "1- Le 6 Mars 1919. Chère amie, je vous ai envoyé deux plumes d'autruches blanches. Je n'ai pu en avoir de noirs, vous allez sans doute les recevoir pour votre fete que j'ai eu plaisir de passer avec vous, mais j'y suis de tout coeur si je ne puis y etre en personne. Je pense que vous avez bien recu toutes mes cartes. Je suis en bonne santé et j'attends avec impatience le bon vouloir de ces beaux Messieurs pour rentrer. Je crois qu'ils ne se pressent pas vite et je trouve."
Translated handwritten text on verso reads, "1- March 6, 1919. Dear friend, I have sent to you two white ostrich feathers. I was not able to get black ones. I dare say are you will receive them at your name day celebration which I had the pleasure to spend with you, but in case I cannot attend, you have all my sympathy. I think you have received all my postcards. My health is good and am anxiously waiting for these handsome gentlemen to let me travel back home. I believe they are in no hurry."
General:
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
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 SG-06-28
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 38: Senegal (SG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo767cfbf48-2fe7-4a19-b1d5-ed4a54968b65
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref7785

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