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Algeria Bédouine

Creator:
Lehnert & Landrock  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., monochrome, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Lehnert & Landrock; series 108.
Printed text on recto reads: "108 Bédouine." Translated caption reads:[Bedouin woman.] Left side profile of a young woman wearing sashes around her head, large hooped earings, attached to her hair the ''hand of Fatma''. Beaded necklaces around her neck. Circular shaped fastener, holding her coat, crossed by a long and sharp needle.
Printed text on verso reads: "Editeurs: L. & L." Publishers logo: "LT&L."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-20
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:
Portraits  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 AE 1995-0020-20
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo75725affe-8177-4321-b60a-fb77dc44a880
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1157

Algeria Aisha

Creator:
Lehnert & Landrock  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., monochrome, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Lehnert & Landrock; series 113.
Printed text on recto reads: "113 Aisha." Translated caption reads: [Aisha.] Portrait of a young girl wearing a sash around her head, large hooped earings, flowers in her hair. Fasteners at her shoulders holding her coat.
Printed text on verso reads: "Editeurs: L. & L." Publishers logo: "LT&L."
Duplicate items: EEPA AE-20-73, and in Stephen Grant postcard collection, binder: Egyptian Misc. 1 vol. vi, item: EEPA 2001-011767.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-21
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:
Portraits  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 AE 1995-0020-21
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo73e6829bf-7135-4b3f-acbf-378c1a6e07e7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1158

Algeria Scènes et Types - Mauresque

Creator:
Collection Idéale P.S.  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Collection Idéale P.S.; series 5.
Printed text on recto reads: "5. Scènes et Types - Mauresque. Collection Idéale P.S." Translated caption reads: [Scenes and Characters - Moorish girl.] Young girl with daisies in her hair, headband, pearl necklaces at her neck, carved fasteners around her chest and embroided bolero.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-33
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:
Portraits  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 AE 1995-0020-33
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo71212852d-9f0a-483f-a375-776bc6a360b1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1170

Algeria SCÈNES ET TYPES - Riche Bédouine

Creator:
Collection Idéale P.S.  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Collection Idéale; series 6310.
Printed text reads: "6310 SCÈNES ET TYPES - Riche Bédouine. Collection Idéale." Translated caption reads: [SCENES AND CHARACTERS - Rich Bedouin woman.] Young woman wearing an ornate metal headdress, medallions on her forehead, coin necklaces, braided hair.
Manuscript on verso in blue pencil underlined in red reads: "(Alǵerie)"
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-40
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:
Portraits  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 AE 1995-0020-40
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7b0946acb-17a4-4961-98fb-a1838ddc4332
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1177

Algeria Aisha

Creator:
Lehnert & Landrock  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., monochrome, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Egypt
Date:
[ca 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "113 Aisha."
Printed text on verso reads: "Editeurs: L. & L." Publishers logo: "LT&L."
Portrait of a young girl wearing a sash around her head, large hooped earings, flowers in her hair.
Duplicate items: EEPA AE-20-21, and in Stephen Grant postcard collection, binder: Egyptian Misc. 1 vol. vi, item: EEPA 2001-011767.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-73
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
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 AE 2011-001-0001
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo78c2f784b-fdd2-43b9-aea4-a438dbc9e379
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1247

Young Woman

Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm)
Container:
Volume 2 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of a young woman wearing beaded jewelry, her hair adorned with beads and safety pins.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-20-11
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Body arts  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Portraits -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA AO 1985-142011
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo784d3a2f5-3328-414b-bcfd-840dfe63aa0d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1283

Local Barber Angola

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm)
Container:
Volume 2 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of a man cutting the hair of a child. Printed text on recto reads: "Angola - Native Barbering, Tomba."
Publisher's series title: "Africa" printed in red ink on recto.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-20-75
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number: A1994-06-107.
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:
Portraits -- Africa  Search this
Domestic scenes  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 AO 1985-142075
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo73ad25490-8bee-4675-bf6c-72ff6ecd7820
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1347

43. Katanga La coiffure

Creator:
Malevez  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Katanga Province -- Katanga
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Translated postcard caption reads, "43. Katanga. Hair-dressing." Additional printed text on recto reads: "Edit. Malevez, rue Kersbeek; 33 / Uccle - Bruxelles."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-12-14
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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
Domestic scenes  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 CG 2011-001-0777
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7d1c5fee7-234d-4b21-ab28-2158fa419976
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2711

Jeune femme Kasaï coiffée à la mode

Creator:
Thill, Ernest (Brussels)  Search this
Nells (Brussels)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 3 CG
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed recto caption reads: "Jeune femme Kasaï coiffée à la mode." Translated postcard caption reads, "Young Kasai woman with fashionable hair."
Publisher's logo on recto and verso: "Nels." Printed text on verso reads: "Ern. Thill, Bruxelles."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-20-85
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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  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 CG 2011-001-1028
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo777915111-2f18-4dc9-8e47-6faedd394382
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2958

Oubangui Petite fille Yakoma portant sa chevelure de cordes

Creator:
Bersia  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 3 CG
Culture:
Yakoma (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1913
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Oubangui. - Petite fille Yakoma portant sa chevelure de cordes. Les cheveux sont liés en petites tresses que l'on prolonge par des cordes de plusieurs mètres. Lorsque la fille sera mariée, le mari se servira des cordes pour confectionner ses filets de pêche. Jusqu'à ce moment la jeune fille portera ostensiblement le fardeau de sa dot." Translated caption reads, " Ubangi. -Small Yakoma girl wearing her hair in ropes. Ropes of several meters. When the girl marries, the husband will use the cords to make a fishing net. Until that moment the young girl will carry ostensibly the burden of her dowry."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "3; Cliché Bersia." Manuscript date and signature on recto. Postmarked postage stamps on recto and verso, date reads: "4 Avril 13."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-20-172
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA CG 2011-001-1098
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7b4f6933d-93b2-4dcb-99c2-23522a0a40e0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3028

Congo Belge Le chef Kinzamba, de la tribe des Baholo et sa femme

Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 2 CG
Culture:
Holo (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Congo Belge; Le chef Kinzamba, de la tribe des Baholo et sa femme. Celleci a les cheveux agglomérés en grosses mèches au moyen d'un enduit à base d'huile et de terre. Venus de l'Angola, les Baholo se sont établis a une époque assez récente dans le Sud du Kwango."
Translated caption reads: "Belgian Congo; Chief Kinzamba, head of the Baholo tribe and his wife. Here the hair is clumped into large bits with a base coat of oil and dirt. From Angola, the Baholo settled a fairly recent times in South Kwango."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo Véritable." Item number on verso: "1052."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-15-63
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:
Leaders  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Households -- 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 CG 2013-001-0048
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo76c9bd1fc-de93-4a66-9d58-ace4fc0b0d8c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3517

Type Béni-Amer aux cheveux enduits de beurre

Creator:
J. B.  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Beni Amer (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Eritrea
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "11. Type Béni-Amer, aux cheveux enduits de beurre. Il se frotte les dents avec un bois d'olivier."
Translated caption reads: "11. Beni-Amer Type, hair coated with butter. He rubs his teeth with olive wood."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Cliché J. B."
Printed text on verso reads: "Phototypie - 49. rue de Canteleu. Lille."
Local Numbers:
EEPA EA-20-42
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
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 EA 2012-001-0473
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 17: Eritrea (EA)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo78c040c9a-ad22-4d4b-9c8e-6fa4c3456a86
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4097

L'Afrique en Couleurs Séance de coiffure

Creator:
Hoa-Qui (Firm)  Search this
Mexichrome  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
[ca. 1969]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "L'Afrique en Couleurs; Séance de coiffure; Africa in pictures; Hair-dressing."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "5 006 / Mexichrome / Editions HOA-QUI." Logo on verso: "HOA-QUI." Stamp on verso reads: "Arts de la Côte D'Ivoire / Vevey / 1969."
Local Numbers:
EEPA IV-12-05
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
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Domestic scenes  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 IV 1985-145084
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 13: Cote d'Ivoire (IV)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7cdc5280c-dd96-43dd-b3cd-419c6ca3ff91
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5000

Madagascar - Coiffures de femmes Vezo

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Vezo (Malagasy people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Madagascar
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "Madagascar - Hair Styles of Vezo Women."
Local Numbers:
EEPA MG-05-01
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
Body arts  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Textile fabrics  Search this
Body marking -- Africa  Search this
Women  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 MG 1985-149051
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 26: Madagascar (MG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7f9e99234-0cbb-4c74-9d60-427542025449
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5562

Madagascar - Diégo-Suarez Salon de Coiffure

Creator:
Grand Bazar Charifou Jeewa  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., col., 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Madagascar
Madagascar, -- Antsiranana province, -- Antsiranana (Diégo-Suarez)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "Madagascar - Diégo Suarez - Hair Salon."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Editions Grand Bazar Charifou-Jeewa."
Local Numbers:
EEPA MG-05-03
General:
Caption source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
Title source: Archives staff, not 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:
Body arts  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Vernacular architecture -- Africa  Search this
Body marking -- Africa  Search this
Women  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 MG 1985-149053
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 26: Madagascar (MG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7b51084ff-5259-4f13-b6a4-dfc5b71d624b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5564

Madagascar - Tananarive Ramatoa Hova et sa Maramita

Creator:
Couadou, photographer  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Merina (Malagasy people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Madagascar
Madagascar, -- Antananarivo province, -- Antananarivo (Tananarive)
Date:
ca. 1908
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "Madagascar - Tananarive - Ramatoa Hova and Her Maramita."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Couadou, phot., Toulon-sur-Mer."
Original hand-written text on recto, "I translate: Lady hova and her maid Angèle have styled their hair like her maid, with these thousand and one tresses. 14 July 08."
Local Numbers:
EEPA MG-05-07
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Body arts  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Body marking -- Africa  Search this
Women  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 MG 1985-149057
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 26: Madagascar (MG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo74f8db094-b3ee-46ce-b1a5-770170f031fc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5568

Madagascar - Femme Betsileo se Faisant Coiffer

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Betsileo (Malagasy people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Madagascar
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "Madagascar - Betsileo Woman is styling the hair."
Local Numbers:
EEPA MG-05-16
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Body arts  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Body marking -- Africa  Search this
Women  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 MG 1985-149066
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 26: Madagascar (MG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7235150d7-b61e-431a-9305-7fffeda86ca6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5576

S. O. Madagascar - Scènes de la vie Malgache Salon de Coiffure

Creator:
Richard  Search this
Comptoir Photographique G Bodemer (Majunga)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Malagasy people  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Madagascar
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "S. O. Madagascar - Scenes of Malagasy Life - Hair Dressing Salon." Postmarked and stamped on recto, "Fianarantsoa, Madagascar, 25 March 1910."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Comptoir Photographique G Bodemer - Majunga. / Cliché Richard."
Original hand-written address on verso, "Melle Ernestine Adenet. 142 Faubourg St. Antoine Paris France."
Original hand-written text on recto, "20 March 1910. Hurt wrist aside, it is in good health."
Local Numbers:
EEPA MG-05-15
Exhibitions Note:
"The Field's Edge: Agency, Body and African Lens," held by the Contemporary Art Museum at the University of South Florida, 2002-2003.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Body arts  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Body marking -- Africa  Search this
Women  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 MG 2012-001-0314
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 26: Madagascar (MG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7fb8cc584-0eb8-4f3e-a0f4-d2051217e25b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5615

Madagascar - Tananarive Salon de Coiffure Malgache

Creator:
Couadou, photographer  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Malagasy people  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Madagascar
Madagascar, -- Antananarivo province, -- Antananarivo (Tananarive)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "Madagascar - Tananarive. Malagasy Hair Dressing Saloon."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Couadou, phot., Toulon-sur-Mer."
Local Numbers:
EEPA MG-05-25
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Body arts  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Vernacular architecture -- Africa  Search this
Men  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 MG 2012-001-0320
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 26: Madagascar (MG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7603ab148-89d1-4442-b076-3f6e9a2457f4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5621

Sakafo - Le Repas sur Pherbe

Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Madagascar
Date:
ca. 1926
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "Sakafo - A Meal on the Grass." Postmarked and stamped on recto, "Tamatave, Madagascar, 14 January 1926."
Original hand-written address on verso, "M. et Mme Leblanc. 10 Avenue Duiel au 12 Pare de la Malmaison par Rueil S. ch. O France."
Original hand-written text on recto, "Tamatave - 12 January. My dear friends. This is joy. It is a boy. You guess our happiness of the birth of small Jaques. This is an adorable kid who grows well. His mother has already recovered. The father is very well who would have thought of this hair two years ago. We hope you are in good health. With our affectionate friendship."
Local Numbers:
EEPA MG-12-03
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Households  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Domestic scenes  Search this
Men  Search this
Women  Search this
Children  Search this
Meals  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 MG 2012-001-0357
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 26: Madagascar (MG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7215c6c72-1b77-46dd-83fa-9dca24a2f238
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5658

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