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Hammar first wife wearing the iron collar named "Binari" Omo Valley, Ethiopia

Creator:
Tanguy, Renan, photographer  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:
Hamar (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Ethiopia
Ethiopia, -- YeDebub Bihēroch Bihēreseboch na Hizboch region, -- Omo River Valley
Date:
2003
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Hammar first wife wearing the iron collar named 'Binari' (Omo Valley - Ethiopia)."
Item number on verso reads: "RT-315."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Renan Tanguy Photographer ©2003 - Phone: +33 6 19 69 39 05 - Fax: +33 4 93 84 07 57 / Imprimerie Zimmerman - Villeneuve-Loubet - France."
Local Numbers:
EEPA ET-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  Search this
Costume  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Omo River  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 ET 2005-012-0004
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 18: Ethiopia (ET)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4148

Young Hammar woman Omo Valley, Ethiopia

Creator:
Tanguy, Renan, photographer  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:
Hamar (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Ethiopia
Ethiopia, -- YeDebub Bihēroch Bihēreseboch na Hizboch region, -- Omo River Valley
Date:
2003
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Young Hammar woman wearing «Shikini» (bead necklaces) and one «Gao» (golden bracelet) (Omo Valley - Ethiopia)."
Item number on verso reads: "RT-314."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Renan Tanguy Photographer ©2003 - Phone: +33 6 19 69 39 05 - Fax: +33 4 93 84 07 57 / Imprimerie Zimmerman - Villeneuve-Loubet - France."
Local Numbers:
EEPA ET-20-32
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  Search this
Costume  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Omo River  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 ET 2005-012-0005
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 18: Ethiopia (ET)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4149

Hammar man with traditional hairstyle Omo Valley, Ethiopia

Creator:
Tanguy, Renan, photographer  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:
Hamar (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Ethiopia
Ethiopia, -- YeDebub Bihēroch Bihēreseboch na Hizboch region, -- Omo River Valley
Date:
2003
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Hammar man with traditional hairstyle (Omo Valley - Ethiopia)."
Item number on verso reads: "RT-313."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Renan Tanguy Photographer ©2003 - Phone: +33 6 19 69 39 05 - Fax: +33 4 93 84 07 57 / Imprimerie Zimmerman - Villeneuve-Loubet - France."
Local Numbers:
EEPA ET-20-37
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  Search this
Costume  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Omo River  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 ET 2005-012-0010
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 18: Ethiopia (ET)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4154

Young girl, near Malakal, Sudan

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches.)
Culture:
Hamar (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Sudan
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
This photograph depicts a girl wearing leather amulet containing sacred writings from the Koran. During his trip to Sudan, Elisofon visited the Hamar people, near Malakal in the Kurdufan region. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from January 8, 1947 to end of June 1947.
Local Numbers:
Negative number Nile 1947 R-26,10.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "A 3 Hmr. Hamar. Sudan, near Malakal. Young girl wearing leather amulet containing sacred writings from the Koran. 4/1947. EE. neg.no. Nile 1947 R-26,10." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source 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:
Portraits  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Jewelry  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 00259
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Sudan
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref27353

Drew Doggett Photographs

Photographer:
Doggett, Drew  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (b&w; matted, 12 x 18 in. (print); 21 x 24 in. (matted))
1 Photographic print (b&w; matted, 10 x 12 in. (print); 16 x 18 in. (matted))
18 Photographic prints (b&w; matted, 12 x 18 in. (print); 18 x 24 in. (matted))
Container:
Box 1
Map-case M4
Culture:
Africa  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Place:
Ethiopia
Omo River Valley (Ethiopia and Kenya)
Date:
February 2011
Summary:
The collection consists of twenty matted black and white photographs taken in February 2011 that were used in Doggett's series, Omo: Expressions of a People (2012). These artistic photographs were taken in Omo Valley, Ethiopia, and depict Suri, Hamar, Dhassanac and Karo peoples.
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of twenty matted black and white photographs taken in February 2011 that were used in Doggett's series, Omo: Expressions of a People (2012). These artistic photographs were taken in Omo Valley, Ethiopia, and depict Suri, Hamar, Dhassanac and Karo peoples. Many of the photos emphasize individuals' adornments, including headdresses, ear plates, necklaces, loin coverings, body painting and scarification and lip piercings. There are also several photographs of village scenes, cattle herding and rites of ceremonies, particularly the Hamar peoples' Jumping of the Bulls.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged in one series by title.
Biographical / Historical:
Photographer and filmmaker Drew Doggett (b. 1984 in Maryland) received his BA from Vanderbilt University (2006), majoring in Human & Organization Development. In addition to working from 2006-2012 under prominent fashion and portrait photographers, including Steven Klein, Annie Leibovitz, Mark Seliger, Ruven Afanador and Craig McDean, Doggett has photographed remote regions in the Himalayas, Africa, France, Canada, and other areas. Solo exhibitions include Slow Road to China (2010-2011), Omo: Expressions of a People (2012), Discovering the Horses of Sable Island (2013), Dunes: Landscapes Evolving (2014-2015) and Sail: Majesty at Sea (2015). His work has garnered awards at the Px3 Prix de la Photographie Paris (2014, 1st place in Culture Photography category), Px3 White Color Trilogy Photography Competition (2015, 2nd place in Nature category) and the Nikon Photo Contest (2015, 3rd prize for Dunes: Abstract Expressions short film). In 2016 he was honored as an Associate from the Royal Photographic Society. His work is held in private collections globally and is also in the permanent collections of several museums.
Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Rights:
Drew Doggett is the owner of copyright and other intellectual properties. Permission to reproduce requires written consent from Doggett. Any commercial exploitation of any of the works in the collection that include a person identifiable in the work is explicitly prohibited unless Doggett grants a publicity release. Contact the Archives staff for more information.
Topic:
Suri (African people)  Search this
Karo (African people)  Search this
Hamar (African people)  Search this
Citation:
Drew Doggett Photographs, EEPA 2015-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Identifier:
EEPA.2015-009
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Drew Doggett Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-2015-009
Online Media:

Women and change in Humr oral traditions by Asia Mahjoub Ahmed

Author:
Ahmed, Asia Mahjoub  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1987
Topic:
Riddles, Hamar  Search this
Laudatory poetry, Hamar  Search this
Women, Hamar, in literature  Search this
Hamar (Central Sudanese style) oral tradition  Search this
Hamar (Central Sudanese style) folk tales  Search this
Hamar (Central Sudanese style) storytelling  Search this
Call number:
HQ1793.5 .S95 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1117272

Homage to the cultures of South Omo / Ivo Strecker

Author:
Strecker, Ivo A. 1940-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Omo River Valley (Ethiopia and Kenya)
Date:
2015
Topic:
Hamar (Lake Turkana and Upper Great Rift Valley style)  Search this
Hamar (African people)--Research  Search this
Ethnology--Fieldwork  Search this
Call number:
GN861 .C87 2015
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1100795

Hamar, Karo, Nuer, Toposa / Roland und Miriam Garve

Author:
Garve, Roland 1955-  Search this
Garve, Miriam  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
2017
Topic:
Hamar (Lake Turkana and Upper Great Rift Valley style) body arts  Search this
Karo body arts  Search this
Nuer body arts  Search this
Toposa body arts  Search this
Hamar (African people)  Search this
Karo (African people)  Search this
Nuer (African people)  Search this
Toposa (African people)  Search this
Call number:
GN645 .G367 2017
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1102137

Rivers of sand / Robert G. Gardner

Title:
Feather and the grindstone
Author:
Gardner, Robert 1925-2014  Search this
Paz, Octavio 1914-1998  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Physical description:
p. 42-53
Type:
Books
Place:
Ethiopia
Date:
1974
Topic:
Hamar (African people)--In motion pictures  Search this
Women, Hamar  Search this
Ethnographic films  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Ethiopia
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1010761

Rivers of sand [videorecording] / a film by Robert Gardner

Author:
Gardner, Robert 1925-2014  Search this
Harvard University Film Study Center  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (83 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Place:
Ethiopia
Date:
2004
C2004
Topic:
Women--Social conditions  Search this
Call number:
video 000796
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_829956

Lundi : du lac Chamo à Turmi, le pays Hamer / Allain Graux

Author:
Graux, Allain  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2015
Call number:
DT378.3 .G73 2015
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1100627

Mardi / Allain Graux

Author:
Graux, Allain  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2015
Call number:
DT378.3 .G73 2015
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1100628

Human self and animal other : the favorite animal among the Hamar / Jérôme Dubosson

Author:
Dubosson, Jérôme  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ethiopia
Date:
2014
Topic:
Cattle--Social aspects  Search this
Human-animal relationships  Search this
Hamar (Lake Turkana and Upper Great Rift Valley style) herdsmen  Search this
Domestic animals  Search this
Herders  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Call number:
GN650.5.E8 E84 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1100767

On the paternity and legitimacy of children in an agnatic society : a case from the Banna of southern Ethiopia / Ken Masuda

Author:
Masuda, Ken  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ethiopia
Date:
2000
Topic:
Hamar (African people)--Kinship  Search this
Paternity  Search this
Sexual customs  Search this
Marriage  Search this
Call number:
DT371 .N5
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1013214

Nonverbal communication codes among the Hamar : structures and functions / Moges Yigezu

Author:
Moges Yigezu  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Omo River Valley (Ethiopia and Kenya)
Date:
2015
Topic:
Nonverbal communication  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Hamar (Lake Turkana and Upper Great Rift Valley style) rites of passage  Search this
Hamar (Lake Turkana and Upper Great Rift Valley style) body arts  Search this
Call number:
P117.5.A4 B64 2015
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1095057

Histories and ethnic identities among the Banna : an analysis of the Bitas' oral histories

Author:
Masuda, Ken  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1997
Topic:
History  Search this
Hamar (Lake Turkana and Upper Great Rift Valley style) oral tradition  Search this
Call number:
DT371.2 .I57 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_752755

Ethiopian Omo Valley ornaments

Author:
Welch, Nancy  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Omo River Valley (Ethiopia and Kenya)
Date:
2003
Topic:
Jewelry  Search this
Body painting  Search this
Karo jewelry  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Call number:
NK7300 .B365
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_753668

War, peace and Mursi identity

Author:
Turton, David  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ethiopia
Date:
1979
Topic:
Warfare  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Cattle stealing  Search this
Ethnic conflict  Search this
Dueling  Search this
Call number:
GN301 .S478
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_756996

The Banna : professionals of ritual / Paolo Novaresio, Gianni Giansanti

Author:
Novaresio, Paolo 1954-  Search this
Giansanti, Gianni  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2004
Topic:
Hamar (Lake Turkana and Upper Great Rift Valley style) dance  Search this
Call number:
DT380 .G53 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_782746

The Hamer : pride and beauty / Paolo Novaresio, Gianni Giansanti

Author:
Novaresio, Paolo 1954-  Search this
Giansanti, Gianni  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2004
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Hamar (Lake Turkana and Upper Great Rift Valley style) body arts  Search this
Hamar (Lake Turkana and Upper Great Rift Valley style) body painting  Search this
Women, Hamar  Search this
Call number:
DT380 .G53 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_782752

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