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Innovative Lives: Nathaniel Mathis

Creator:
Lemelson Center, National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2022-05-11T15:07:51.000Z
YouTube Category:
Science & Technology  Search this
Topic:
American History  Search this
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LemelsonCenter
Data Source:
Lemelson Center, National Museum of American History
YouTube Channel:
LemelsonCenter
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_sr2HbWjcNEI

Geisha Hairstyling (ca. 1927)

Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-10-19T13:49:50.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
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HSFAFilmClips
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
YouTube Channel:
HSFAFilmClips
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_0hbRio-qbpc

Native American Women and the Politics of Portraiture at the Turn of the 20th Century

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-03-04T14:53:02.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_9MRNlwwbWps

The Dixie Cups and The Jewels: On Moms and Hair

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-06-19T20:42:13.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
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smithsonianfolklife
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolklife
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_HLVi3FUhQYs

(At Home) On Art and Identity: Artist Talk with Deborah Roberts

Creator:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-12-10T01:04:16.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
Topic:
Art, modern  Search this
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hirshhornmuseum
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
YouTube Channel:
hirshhornmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_oNIQGPjW9f4

Ashley Bryan

Artist:
Philip Grausman, born 16 Jul 1935  Search this
Sitter:
Ashley Bryan, 13 Jul 1923 - 4 Feb 2022  Search this
Medium:
Pewter sculpture
Dimensions:
Without Base: 35.6 × 25.4 × 26.7 cm (14 × 10 × 10 1/2")
Base: 8.3 × 17.1 cm (3 1/4 × 6 3/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Place:
United States\Connecticut\Litchfield\Washington
Date:
1973-74
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
Personal Attribute\Hairstyle\Afro  Search this
Ashley Bryan: Male  Search this
Ashley Bryan: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Ashley Bryan: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Ashley Bryan: Visual Arts\Artist\Glass artist\Stained glass artist  Search this
Ashley Bryan: Literature\Author  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.2021.42
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Philip Grausman
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44ac5e11b-b75f-4a40-988c-2a59ff6f3825
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2021.42
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George Washington

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on artist board
Dimensions:
Board: 8 × 6.2cm (3 1/8 × 2 7/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1790
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Personal Attribute\Hairstyle\Queue  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Revolutionary War Army officer  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Fraunces Tavern Museum
Object number:
1921.6.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm463c26a53-3204-4a31-8a83-810a532bc6c8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1921.6.1

Thomas Jefferson

Artist:
John Trumbull, 6 Jun 1756 - 10 Nov 1843  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Jefferson, 13 Apr 1743 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood panel
Dimensions:
4 3/4 x 3 in (12.1 x 7.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1788
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Personal Attribute\Hairstyle\Queue  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Male  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of State  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Education and Scholarship\Founder\University  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The White House
Object number:
976.1262.1 WH
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4caa660e4-0636-4f95-b507-4ddc79551b3f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_976.1262.1_WH

George Washington

Attribution:
Patience Lovell Wright, 1725 - 23 Mar 1786  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Wax profile
Dimensions:
Image: 24.1 × 15.9 cm (9 1/2 × 6 1/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1805?
Topic:
Sculpture\Relief  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Ribbon  Search this
Personal Attribute\Hairstyle\Queue  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Revolutionary War Army officer  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
DE990031
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm451c5ade1-ae4d-443d-9645-29ae66f3e39a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DE990031

George Washington

Attribution:
William Rush, 4 Jul 1756 - 17 Jan 1833  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Painted plaster
Dimensions:
Without Base: 57.2cm (22 1/2")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
19th century
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Jabot  Search this
Personal Attribute\Hairstyle\Queue  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Revolutionary War Army officer  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR01296
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm482f76e22-5be3-4186-a7fc-d462180c88bd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR01296

Jesse Jackson

Artist:
Jacob A. Lawrence, 7 Sep 1917 - 9 Jun 2000  Search this
Sitter:
Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr., born 8 Oct 1941  Search this
Medium:
Opaque paint on paperboard
Dimensions:
Mat: 71.1 × 55.9cm (28 × 22")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1970
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Hairstyle\Afro  Search this
Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr.: Male  Search this
Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr.: Politics and Government\Presidential candidate  Search this
Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr.: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist\Civil rights leader  Search this
Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr.: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Minister  Search this
Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr.: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC466
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Jacob & Gwendolyn Lawrence Foundation, Seattle/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c4ee49b7-d84f-4adf-9ff4-f98566a291c0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.TC466

Benjamin Rush

Artist:
Moritz Furst, Mar 1782 - after 1841  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Rush, 4 Jan 1746 - 19 April 1813  Search this
Medium:
Medal
Type:
Medal
Date:
1808
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Water\River  Search this
Personal Attribute\Hairstyle\Queue  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Male  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Medicine and Health\Physician  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Society and Social Change\Reformer  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Literature\Writer\Medical  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Humanitarian  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Numismatic Society
Object number:
NY900670
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4679ceec4-d8d9-47de-94f6-e43ab20f96da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY900670

George Washington (Vaughan type)

Artist:
Jacob Eichholtz, 2 Nov 1776 - 11 May 1842  Search this
Copy after:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 72.4 × 59.7cm (28 1/2 × 23 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1810-20
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Personal Attribute\Hairstyle\Queue  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Revolutionary War Army officer  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
PA990225
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4976fb5dc-08c5-474a-a057-6c4a08075429
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA990225

Benjamin Rush

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Rush, 4 Jan 1746 - 19 April 1813  Search this
Medium:
Ink positive on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 × 6.8 cm (3 1/8 × 2 11/16")
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
c. 1800-1939
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Hairstyle\Queue  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Male  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Medicine and Health\Physician  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Society and Social Change\Reformer  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Literature\Writer\Medical  Search this
Benjamin Rush: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Humanitarian  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Mütter Museum, College of Physicians of Philadelphia
Object number:
PA#105-547PH
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4bc202074-86a4-4163-8c31-ff282c007507
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA_105-547PH

George Washington (Vaughan type)

Alternate Title:
George Washington (Coleman-Whitney portrait)
Artist:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.3 x 61.6cm (29 1/4 x 24 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1795
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Hairstyle\Queue  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Revolutionary War Army officer  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991371
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4736da356-1620-4d89-b2e3-eb1e0b5022fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991371

George Washington

Attribution:
Sharples Family, c. 1750 - c. 1850  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on gray paper
Dimensions:
24.1 x 19.1cm (9 1/2 x 7 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Hairstyle\Queue  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Revolutionary War Army officer  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: [UNLOCATED]
Object number:
UNL00842
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46b795308-7b79-45e1-bb06-341504c90154
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UNL00842

Hairstyles, Ekoi and Ibibio

Collection Photographer:
Houlberg, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
14 Slides (photographs) (35 mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides (photographs)
Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. To make a research appointment, contact Archives staff at elisofonarchives@si.edu.
Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. For terms of use, contact Archives staff at elisofonarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria Collection, EEPA 2005-002, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7ad08ffb2-007d-4927-8f96-f94344d11da9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2005-002-ref2705

Ibibio Hair. Etine Iso Inang, Abakpa, Nigeria

Creator:
Houlberg, Marilyn  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Houlberg, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
1 Slides (photographs) (B/W, 35 mm.)
Culture:
Ibibio (African people)  Search this
Ibibio (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides (photographs)
Date:
1976-05
Scope and Contents:
Original text on slide reads, "Ibibio Hair. Etine Iso Inang. Side view of p. 22"
Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. To make a research appointment, contact Archives staff at elisofonarchives@si.edu.
Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. For terms of use, contact Archives staff at elisofonarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria Collection, EEPA 2005-002, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2005-002, Item EEPA 2015-015-1094
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Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection / Hairstyles, Ekoi and Ibibio
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7cb5d048a-368b-4155-874d-57ff9c44009b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2005-002-ref2706

Ibibio Hair. Uton Eku Etine, Cross River, Nigeria

Creator:
Houlberg, Marilyn  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Houlberg, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
1 Slides (photographs) (B/W, 35 mm.)
Culture:
Ibibio (African people)  Search this
Ibibio (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides (photographs)
Date:
1976-05
Scope and Contents:
Original text on slide reads, "Ibibio Hair. Uton Eku Etine. Can be worn by any bride during her Wedding outing ceremony. The name derives from the two flapping moulds by the ear"
Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. To make a research appointment, contact Archives staff at elisofonarchives@si.edu.
Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. For terms of use, contact Archives staff at elisofonarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria Collection, EEPA 2005-002, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2005-002, Item EEPA 2015-015-1095
See more items in:
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection / Hairstyles, Ekoi and Ibibio
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo75145ec77-9926-476e-8165-a105aabca0c4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2005-002-ref2707

Ibibio Hair. Back view of Mkpuk Eba, Abakpa, Nigeria

Creator:
Houlberg, Marilyn  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Houlberg, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
1 Slides (photographs) (B/W, 35 mm.)
Culture:
Ibibio (African people)  Search this
Ibibio (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides (photographs)
Date:
1976-05
Scope and Contents:
Original text on slide reads, "Ibibio Hair. Back view of Mkpuk Eba p. 10. Depicts the pointed breasts of the virgin bride"
Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. To make a research appointment, contact Archives staff at elisofonarchives@si.edu.
Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. For terms of use, contact Archives staff at elisofonarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria Collection, EEPA 2005-002, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2005-002, Item EEPA 2015-015-1096
See more items in:
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection / Hairstyles, Ekoi and Ibibio
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo711aec4bc-862a-49d6-96b0-154572d30b4c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2005-002-ref2708

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