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A trip to the coast and Zanzibar / by A. H. and K. Firmin

Author:
Firmin, Arthur H  Search this
Firmin, Kathleen  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Pictorial works
Place:
Indian Coast (Africa)
Mombasa (Kenya)
Zanzibar (Zanzibar)
Date:
1941
Topic:
Dhows  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT421 .E135
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_939766

Kenya journal Robert Caputo

Author:
Caputo, Robert 1949-  Search this
Physical description:
131 pages color illustrations, map 26 x 26 cm
Type:
Books
Pictorial works
Place:
Kenya
Date:
1992
Topic:
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1111750

Identity and belonging on the contemporary Swahili coast the case of Lamu Sarah Hillewaert

Author:
Hillewaert, Sarah  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Kenya
Lamu
Lamu (Kenya)
Date:
2018
21st century
Topic:
Tourism  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Call number:
DT429.5.S94 S94 2018
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1116646

Dix mois á la cóte orientale d'Afrique la Vallée du Darror et le Cap Guardafui par G. Révoil

Author:
Révoil, Georges 1852-1894  Search this
Physical description:
XIII, 388 pages, [17] leaves of plates (7 folded) illustrations, maps (1 color) 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Kenya
Somalia
Date:
1889
Topic:
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT401 .R45 1889
DT401.R45 1889
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_287971

In the grip of the nyika further adventures in British East Africa by Lieut. Col. J. H. Patterson

Author:
Patterson, J. H (John Henry) 1867-1947  Search this
Physical description:
xiv pages, 1 leaves, 389 pages illustrations, maps 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, East
Kenya
Uganda
Date:
1909
Topic:
Hunting  Search this
Kenya--Hunting  Search this
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT425.P4X 1909
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_275708

Delegate

Published by:
MelPat Associates, American, 1965 - 1986  Search this
Created by:
C. Melvin Patrick, American, died 1985  Search this
Subject of:
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, American, founded 1914  Search this
National Pan-Hellenic Council, American, founded 1930  Search this
Percy C. Ifill, American, 1914 - 1973  Search this
Arthur Courtney Logan, American, 1909 - 1973  Search this
National Association of Black Social Workers, American, founded 1968  Search this
The Girl Friends, Inc., American, founded 1927  Search this
Prince Hall Freemasonry, founded 1784  Search this
Chi Delta Mu Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1913  Search this
National Newspaper Publishers Association, American, founded 1827  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1937  Search this
National Insurance Association, American, founded 1921  Search this
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
National United Church Ushers Association of America, Inc., American, founded 1919  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935  Search this
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1911  Search this
Eta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1943  Search this
National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, Inc., American, founded 1924  Search this
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, American, founded 1920  Search this
National Association of University Women, American, founded 1910  Search this
National Dental Association, American, founded 1913  Search this
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc., American, founded 1935  Search this
Shriners International, American, founded 1870  Search this
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., founded 1922  Search this
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
American Bridge Association, American, founded 1932  Search this
Simeon Golar, American, 1929 - 2013  Search this
369th Veterans Association, American  Search this
National Alliance of Postal and Federal Employees, American, founded 1913  Search this
Alliance for Women in Media, American, founded 1951  Search this
Congressional Black Caucus, American, founded 1971  Search this
National Business League, American, founded 1900  Search this
Morehouse College, American, founded 1867  Search this
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1911  Search this
Daughters of Isis, American, founded 1910  Search this
Alvin Ailey, American, 1931 - 1989  Search this
Dr. Gloria Toote, American, 1931 - 2017  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 7/16 × 9/16 in. (27.5 × 21.4 × 1.4 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Kenya, Africa
Barbados, Caribbean, North and Central America
Martha's Vineyard, Oak Bluffs, Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Government  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Labor  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Travel  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Anne B. Patrick and the family of Hilda E. Stokely
Object number:
2012.167.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd596329946-b260-4d18-be3e-b5393a7ee34a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.167.8

Janet Longcope photographs of world travels

Creator:
Longcope, Janet, ca. 1886-1974  Search this
Extent:
600 mounted prints (circa 600 mounted prints, silver gelatin)
4,000 color slides (circa)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Mounted prints
Color slides
Photographs
Place:
Pakistan -- Description and Travel
Fiji -- Description and Travel
Ethiopia -- Description and Travel
Easter Island -- Description and Travel
Yemen -- Description and Travel
Honduras -- Description and Travel
Peru -- Description and Travel
Guatemala -- Description and Travel
Israel -- Description and Travel
Vietnam -- Description and Travel
Solomon Islands -- Description and Travel
Colombia -- Description and Travel
Thailand -- description and travel
Taiwan -- description and travel
Jordan -- Description and Travel
Uzbekistan -- Description and Travel
Singapore -- Description and Travel
Bhutan -- Description and Travel
Afghanistan -- Description and Travel
Burma -- Description and Travel
Brazil -- Description and Travel
Australia -- Description and Travel
Lebanon -- Description and Travel
Iraq -- Description and Travel
Iran -- Description and Travel
India -- description and travel
New Guinea -- Description and Travel
Syria -- Description and Travel
Nepal -- Description and Travel
Hong Kong -- Description and Travel
Cambodia -- Description and Travel
Sri Lanka -- Description and Travel
Chile -- description and travel
Mexico -- description and travel
Japan -- Description and Travel
Italy -- description and travel
Morocco -- description and travel
Spain -- description and travel
Mongolia -- Description and Travel
New Zealand -- Description and Travel
Russia -- Description and Travel
Kenya -- Description and Travel
Macau (China) -- Description and Travel
Malaysia -- Description and Travel
Yucatan -- Description and Travel
Indonesia -- Description and Travel
Date:
1954-1971
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs made by Janet Longcope during trips to countries around the world. They depict landscapes, buildings, markets, dances, agriculture, arts and crafts, ceremonies, children, cooking, musicians, and transportation. Locations depicted include Afghanistan, Australia, Bhutan, Brazil, Burma, Cambodia, Chile, Colombia, Easter Island, Egypt, Ethiopia, Fiji, Greece, Guatemala, Hawaii, Honduras, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Macao, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, New Guinea, New Zealand, Pakistan, Peru, Russia, Siberia, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Spain, Sri Lanka, Syria, Taiwan, Thailand, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen, and Yucatan. Longcope used many of these photographs in lectures.
Biographical/Historical note:
Janet Longcope (1886-1974) was a bookbinder and world traveler who gave informal lectures about her travels. Ater the death of her husband Dr. Warfield T. Longcope in 1953, she visited countries all over the world, returning to some, such as India, as many as nine times.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 75-26
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Markets  Search this
Dance  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Cooking  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 75-26, Janet Longcope photographs of world travels, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.75-26
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-75-26

Robert and Elizabeth Webb photographs of world travels

Creator:
Webb, Robert Watkins, 1906-1998  Search this
Names:
Webb, Elizabeth N. (possible photographer)  Search this
Extent:
53 Slides (53 black and white copy slides)
20 color slides (circa)
1,500 Prints (circa, silver gelatin (some in photo albums))
1,000 Items (circa 1000 copy color prints (made from slides))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Prints
Photographs
Place:
India -- description and travel
Japan -- Description and Travel
Singapore -- Description and Travel
Serbia -- description and travel
Scotland -- description and travel
Russia -- Description and Travel
Sri Lanka -- Description and Travel
Spain -- description and travel
South Africa -- Description and Travel
Chile -- description and travel
Somalia -- description and travel
Palestine -- description and travel
Peru -- Description and Travel
Nepal -- Description and Travel
Norway -- description and travel
Egypt -- description and travel
Portugal -- description and travel
Romania -- description and travel
Philippines -- Description and Travel
Poland -- description and travel
Kenya -- Description and Travel
Israel -- Description and Travel
China -- Description and Travel
Morocco -- description and travel
Mozambique -- description and travel
Mexico -- description and travel
Montenegro -- description and travel
Croatia -- description and travel
Denmark -- description and travel
Czech Republic -- Description and Travel
Burma -- Description and Travel
Bulgaria -- description and travel
Canada -- Description and Travel
Austria -- description and travel
Brazil -- Description and Travel
Borneo -- description and travel
England -- description and travel
France -- description and travel
Ecuador -- Description and Travel
Holland -- Description and Travel
Guatemala -- Description and Travel
Greece -- description and travel
Germany -- description and travel
Ireland -- description and travel
Iran -- Description and Travel
Italy -- description and travel
Hungary -- description and travel
United States -- description and travel
Thailand -- description and travel
Taiwan -- description and travel
Switzerland -- description and travel
Yugoslavia -- description and travel
Yucatan -- Description and Travel
Date:
1938-1996
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs made by Robert and Elizabeth Webb in numerous locations across the world, including Asia (China, Japan, Taiwan, Philippines, Borneo, Singapore, Thailand, Burma, Nepal, India, Sri Lanka, and Russia); the Balkans (Czech Republic, Croatia, Yugoslavia, Montenegro, Serbia, Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary, and Poland); Europe (Spain, England, France, Italy, Greece, Switzerland, Austria, Denmark, Holland, Norway, Germany, Ireland, Scotland, and Portugal); the Middle East (Egypt, Iran, Israel, and Palestine); Africa (Kenya, Morocco, Somalia, Mozambique, and South Africa); South America (Mexico, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Brazil, Yucatan, and Guatemala); and North America (Canada, Florida, Washington state, Alaska, Hawaii, California, Arizona, New Mexico, and Utah). The photographs largely document architecture and art, including historical sites, though there are additional images of parades, transportation, cities, villages, markets, waterways, and people.

Commercial slides in the collection are by Swiss-Foto, E. Djupdraet, Herz-Color-Dias, Hong Kong Color Slide Service, SK Slide Co., Lehnert & Landrock, Douglas Whiteside, Vacation Films, Arctic Circle Enterprise, HI-FI Color Slides, Pana-Vue Slides, CP Inc., Jordan's Colour Lab, Hawaii Chrome, Syon House, John Decopoulos, La Goelette, and Zerkowitz. Notes by Robert Webb and original photograph albums are also available with the collection.
Biographical/Historical note:
Robert Watkins Webb (1906-1998) graduated from Southern Methodist University and received his medical degree from Tulane University in 1933. Before starting his psychiatry practice in Dallas, Webb traveled around the world, returning on the SS Normandie to New York (1938). An amateur photographer, Webb documented this and subsequent foreign trips, later submitting some of his photographs to the Dallas Museum of Art. He served four years in the Army during World War II,stationed primarily in Port Moresby, New Guinea. He later became chief psychiatrist of the Veterans Administration clinic in Washington, DC, from 1946-1950. In 1952, he married Elizabeth Nutting, a psychiatric social worker, while cruising the Mediterranean.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 98-9
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The DeGolyer Library of Southern Methodist University holds Robert W. Webb photographs.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 98-9, Robert and Elizabeth Webb photographs of world travels, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.98-9
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-98-9

The spotted lion, by Kenneth Gandar Dower

Author:
Gandar Dower, K. C (Kenneth Cecil) 1908-  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
x, 331 p. front., plates, port., fold. map. 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Kenya
Aberdare Range (Kenya)
Date:
1937
Topic:
Hunting  Search this
Lion  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT434.E2 G19
DT434.E2G19
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_68298

A.W. Quilter journal of travels in East Africa, 1909 October 28-1911 March 7

Author:
Quilter, A. W  Search this
Roosevelt, Kermit 1889-1943  Search this
Skene, R  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Bookseller:
Army & Navy Co-operative Society DSI  Search this
Winifred A. Myers (Firm) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Quilter, A. W Travel  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes (approximately 160 leaves) ; 23 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa, East
Date:
1909
1909-1911
Topic:
Safaris  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001814 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1024909
Online Media:

A white king in East Africa : the remarkable adventures of John Boyes, trader and soldier of fortune, who became king of the savage Wa-Kikuyu / written by himself, edited by C.W.L. Bulpett; with twelve illustrations and a map

Author:
Boyes, John 1874-  Search this
Bulpett, C. W. L  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Boyes, John 1874-  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 320 p., [13] leaves of plates : ill., port., map ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Kenya
Date:
1912
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT433.545.K55 B69 1912
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_789135

The Great Rift Valley : being the narrative of a journey to Mount Kenya and Lake Baringo : with some account of the geology, natural history, anthropology and future prospects of British East Africa / J.W. Gregory

Author:
Gregory, J. W (John Walter) 1864-1932  Search this
Physical description:
xxi, 422 p., 20 leaves of plates : ill., 2 folded maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Kenya
Date:
1896
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT434.E2 G75 1896
DT434.E2G75X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_211112

Identity and belonging on the contemporary Swahili coast : the case of Lamu / Sarah Hillewaert

Author:
Hillewaert, Sarah  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Kenya
Lamu
Lamu (Kenya)
Date:
2018
21st century
Topic:
Tourism  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Call number:
DT429.5.S94 S94 2018
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1115909

Kenya diary, 1902-1906

Author:
Meinertzhagen, Richard 1878-1967  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
347 p. illus. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Kenya
Date:
1957
[1957]
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT434.E2 M4X
DT434.E2 M4X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_112024

I dreamed of Africa / Kuki Gallmann

Author:
Gallmann, Kuki  Search this
Subject:
Gallmann, Kuki Homes and haunts  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 314 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates, some color : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Kenya
Date:
2000
Topic:
Ranch life  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1103564

My Kenya days / Wilfred Thesiger

Author:
Thesiger, Wilfred 1910-2003  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 224 pages : illustrations, 1 map, portraits ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Kenya
Date:
1994
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106718

Where giants trod : the saga of Kenya's desert lake / Monty Brown ; foreword by Sir Vivian Fuchs

Author:
Brown, Monty  Search this
Physical description:
431 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm + 1 map
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Turkana, Lake (Kenya and Ethiopia)
Africa, East
Kenya
Date:
1989
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
History  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT434.R91 B87 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_402312

This is Kenya / text by Jean Hartley

Author:
Hartley, Jean  Search this
Physical description:
174 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Kenya
Date:
1995
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1107283

Nairobi / by Richard Frost

Author:
Frost, Richard 1905-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Nairobi (Kenya)
Date:
1950
20th century
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
G1 .G344
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1108756

Behind God's back / by Negley Farson

Author:
Farson, Negley 1890-1960  Search this
Physical description:
448 p. : ill., port. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa
Date:
1940
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_896744

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