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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
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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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Moeder en kind Dahomey, Golf van Guinea,, Afrika

Creator:
Ethnologisch en Maritiem Museum te Rotterdam  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Moeder en kind, Dahomey, Golf van Guinea,, Afrika."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Ethnologisch en Maritiem Museum te Rotterdam."
Printed text on verso reads: "AAN."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-20-16
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 -- Africa  Search this
Women -- Africa  Search this
Children -- 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 DM 2013-001-0436
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 4: Benin (Dahomey) (DM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3982

Masques Africains African Masks; Nzérékoré

Creator:
Hoa-Qui (Firm)  Search this
Mexichrome  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Kpelle (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Guinea -- Nzérékoré Region -- Nzérékoré
Date:
[ca. 1960]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Masques Africains; African Masks; Nzérékoré."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "IRIS / 102, Av. Denfert-Rochereau - PARIS XIVe / Mexichrome / Printed in France / PHOTO HOA-QUI / 4375."
Manuscript on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-17-03
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:
Masks  Search this
Masquerades  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 GV 1985-145033
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 19: Gabon (GO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4761

Guinée Française Pita, chute du Kinkon

Creator:
Garnier, P., photographer  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Guinea, -- Labé region, -- Kinkon waterfall
Date:
circa 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Guinée Française; 180. Pita, chute du Kinkon."
Translated caption reads: "French Guinea, 180. Pita, Kinkon waterfall."
Logo on recto: "P G." Printed text on verso reads: "Cliché P. Garnier B. P. 5029. Dakar; Reproduction interdite."
Items EEPA GV-14-01 and EEPA GV-14-02 are duplicate postcards
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-14-02
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:
Landscapes -- natural  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 GV 1993-023-0018
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4764

Afrique Occidentale; Guinée Dubreka (Quenende)

Creator:
Fortier, François Edmond, 1862-1928  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
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Date:
circa 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Afrique Occidentale - Guinée; 190. Dubreka (Quenende)."
Translated caption reads: "West Africa - Guinea; 190. Dubreka (Quenende)."
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-14-06
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:
Landscapes -- natural  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 GV 1994-005-0001
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4765

Afrique Occidentale; Haute-Guinée Gué du Tinkisso à Toumanéa

Creator:
Fortier, François Edmond, 1862-1928  Search this
Collection Générale Fortier (Dakar)  Search this
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
Guinea
Guinea, -- Kankan region, -- Tinkisso river
Date:
circa 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "222. Afrique Occidentale - Haute-Guinée - Gué du Tinkisso à Toumanéa."
Translated caption reads: "222. West Africa - Upper-Guinea - Fording the Tinkisso to Toumanéa."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Collection Générale Fortier, Dakar."
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-10-01
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:
Fishing  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Landscapes -- natural  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 GV 1994-005-0011
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4766

Afrique Occidentale; Guinée; Dubreka Quénendé

Creator:
Fortier, François Edmond, 1862-1928  Search this
Collection Générale Fortier (Dakar)  Search this
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
Guinea
Date:
circa 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "196. Afrique Occidentale - Guinée; Dubreka - Quénendé."
Translated caption reads: "196. West Africa - Guinea; Dubreka - Quénendé."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Collection Générale Fortier, Dakar."
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-12-03
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:
Households  Search this
Landscapes -- natural  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 GV 1994-005-0013
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4767

Afrique Occidentale; Haute-Guinée La Colonisation sur les bords du Niger; La ferme Poiren à Iri-Kiri

Creator:
Fortier, François Edmond, 1862-1928  Search this
Collection Générale Fortier (Dakar)  Search this
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
Guinea
Guinea, -- Kankan region, -- Irikiri
Date:
circa 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "241. Afrique Occidentale - Haute-Guinée - La Colonisation sur les bords du Niger; La ferme Poiren à Iri-Kiri."
Translated caption reads: "241. West Africa - Upper-Guinea - Colonization on the banks of the Niger; Poirey farm in Iri-Kiri."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Collection Générale Fortier, Dakar."
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-07-01
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:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Agriculture -- 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 GV 1994-005-0017
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4768

Afrique Occidentale; Haute-Guinée Kankan; Avenue du fleuve

Creator:
Fortier, François Edmond, 1862-1928  Search this
Collection Générale Fortier (Dakar)  Search this
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
Guinea
Guinea, -- Kankan region, -- Kankan
Date:
circa 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "252. Afrique Occidentale - Haute-Guinée - Kankan - Avenue du Fleuve."
Translated caption reads: "252. West Africa - Upper-Guinea - Kankan - Avenue of the River."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Collection Générale Fortier, Dakar."
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-07-02
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:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Agriculture -- 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 GV 1994-005-0040
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4769

Guinée Française Les cases d'une famille Conaigui

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Koniagui (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Date:
circa 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "15. Guinée Française. - Les Cases d'une Famille Conaigui."
Translated caption reads: "15. French Guinea - The huts of a Koniagui family."
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-07-03
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:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Vernacular architecture -- 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 GV 1994-005-0048
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4770

Conakry, Guinée Française Monument Ballay. Socle, vue de gauche

Sculptor:
Allouard, Henri, 1844-1929  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 2 GV
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Guinea, -- Capitale d'État-Zone Spéciale de Conakry, -- Conakry
Date:
circa 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Conakry; Guinée française; Monument Ballay - Socle. Vue de gauche."
Translated caption reads: "Conakry; French Guinea; Ballay Monument - Base. Left view."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "H. Allouard, sculpt."
Manuscript address and postmarked postage stamp on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-27-01
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:
Works of art in situ  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
Monuments  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 GV 1994-005-0051
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4771

[Group of women and children posing in street]

Creator:
K Ltd.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Date:
circa 1920
Scope and Contents:
Stamp box logo reads: "K LTD."
Manuscript message on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-20-25
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 -- 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 GV 1995-013-0114
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4772

Conakry Couple Soussou

Creator:
Collection Générale du Guinée Française (Conakry)  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:
Susu (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Guinea, -- Capitale d'État-Zone Spéciale de Conakry, -- Conakry
Date:
circa 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Conakry - Couple Soussou."
Translated caption reads: "Conakry - Susu couple."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Reproduction interdite."
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-20-03
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:
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- 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 GV 1996-005-0001
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4773

Guinée Française Femmes Peulh du Foutadjalon

Creator:
Quartier Latin (Conakry)  Search this
Hoa-Qui (Firm)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Fulbe (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Guinea, -- Labé region, -- Fouta Djallon
Date:
circa 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "2105. Guinée Française - Femmes Peulh du Foutadjalon."
Translated caption reads: "2105. French Guinea - Fula women of Fouta Djallon."
Additional printed text on versp reads: "Quartier Latin - Conakry / Reproduction interdite." Logo on verso: "Hoa-Qui." Stamp box reads: "Photo Veritable."
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-16-04
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:
Marketplaces  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- 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 GV 2008-012-0001
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4774

Guinée Française Jeunes femmes du Foutadjalon

Creator:
Quartier Latin (Conakry)  Search this
Hoa-Qui (Firm)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Fula (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Guinea, -- Labé region, -- Fouta Djallon
Date:
circa 1920
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "2104. Guinée Française - Jeunes Femmes du Foutadjalon."
Translated caption reads: "2104. French Guinea - Young women of Fouta Djallon."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Quartier Latin - Conakry / Reproduction interdite." Logo on verso: "Hoa-Qui." Stamp box reads: "Photo Veritable."
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-20-26
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 -- Africa  Search this
Textile fabrics  Search this
Hairstyles -- 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 GV 2008-012-0002
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4775

Guinée Française Dalaba, femme peule

Creator:
Garnier, P., photographer  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Fulbe (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Guinea, -- Mamou region, -- Dalaba
Date:
circa 1960
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Guinée Française; 171 - Dalaba, femme peule."
Translated caption reads: "French Guinea; 171 - Dalaba, Peul woman."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Cliché P. Garnier; B.P. 44. Mamou. Guinée Française; Reproduction interdite." Logo on recto: "PG."
Manuscript message and address on verso; postmarked postage stamp on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-20-27
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 -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- 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 GV 2008-012-0003
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4776

Guinée Française Guerrier Bassari au poste de Boussoura

Creator:
A. Chevrier & Co. (Bordeaux)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bassari (Senegalese and Guinean people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Date:
circa 1907
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "21. Guinée Française. - Guerrier Bassari au poste de Boussoura."
Translated caption reads: "21. French Guinea. - Bassari warrior on post at Boussoura."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "A. Chevrier et Cie, editeur, Bordeaux."
Manuscript message, address, and postmark on verso; postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-20-28
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 -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Body arts  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 GV 2009-010-0088
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4777

République de Guinée Case traditionelle de la Guinée Maritime

Creator:
ONACIG  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 10 x 15 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Date:
circa 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "République de GUINEE; Case traditionelle de la Guinée Maritime."
Translated caption reads: "Republic of Guinea; Traditional hut of Coastal Guinea."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "ONACIG Photo."
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-07-07
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
Vernacular architecture -- 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 GV 2010-008-3826
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4778

Republique de Guinee Artisanat de l'indigo

Creator:
Dray, Robert, photographer  Search this
Mexichrome  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Date:
circa 1970
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Republique de Guinee; 8831 - Artisanat de l'indigo."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "IRIS EXPORT - Editions Touré Frères BP.1617 Conakry; Photo Robert Dray."
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-04-03
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.
Occupation:
Artists  Search this
Topic:
Textile fabrics  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 GV 2010-008-3828
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4779

République de Guinée Coiffure traditionelle

Creator:
ONACIG  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Guinea
Date:
circa 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "République de GUINEE; Coiffure traditionelle."
Translated caption reads: "Republic of Guinea; Traditional hairstyle."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "ONACIG Photo."
Local Numbers:
EEPA GV-20-31
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
Textile fabrics  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- 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 GV 2010-008-3829
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 21: Guinea (GV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4780

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