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MS 7235 Vocabularies and notes based on material collected by Horatio Hale from enslaved African-Brazilians

Creator:
Hale, Horatio, 1817-1896  Search this
Names:
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)  Search this
Extent:
98 Pages
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Articles
Vocabulary
Place:
Africa -- Linguistics
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
This manuscript probably represents what Horatio Hale originally intended to publish on southern Africa in his Philology and Ethnology that is one of the volumes of the report of the United States Exploring Expedition (Wilkes Expedition). It includes several vocabularies, comparative vocabularies, and notes on the location and appearance (especially the cicatrization and other body decoration) of African tribes.
Local Numbers:
NAA ACC 76-120 (part)

SI LIB MS 68 (part)

NAA MS 7235
Local Note:
The manuscript appears to be in Hale's hand. In it, Hale describes how and why he collected material from African slaves in Rio de Janeiro.
Autograph manuscript
Topic:
Body decoration -- Africa  Search this
Makonde language  Search this
Ndau language  Search this
Kongo language  Search this
Makhuwa language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Articles
Vocabulary
Citation:
Manuscript 7235, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7235
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7235
Online Media:

Art and healing of the Bakongo, commented by themselves : minkisi from the Laman collection / Kikongo texts translated and edited by Wyatt MacGaffey

Author:
MacGaffey, Wyatt  Search this
Laman, K. E (Karl Edvard) 1867-1944  Search this
Folkens museum etnografiska  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 184 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1991
C1991
Topic:
Medicine  Search this
Art, Kongo  Search this
Fetishism  Search this
Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric  Search this
Call number:
DT650.B33 A78 1991
DT650.B33A78 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_414066

La légende de Moni Mambu chez les Bakongo / Antoine-Roger Bolamba, Pierre Ndakivangi, Jules Benga

Author:
Bolamba, Antoine-Roger 1913-2002  Search this
Ndakivangi, Nimambu Mantumba 1912-  Search this
Benga, Jules  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1938
Topic:
Fables, Kongo  Search this
Call number:
NX589.6.C6 A78
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_760705

Essai sur les coutumes juridiques des peuplades du Bas-Congo Belge

Author:
Maes, J (Joseph) 1882-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1911
Topic:
Justice, Administration of  Search this
Law, Kongo  Search this
Call number:
GN1 .R5X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_788506

Ukongo stylistic zone / Marc Leo Felix

Author:
Felix, Marc Leo  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
2016
Topic:
Masks, Kongo  Search this
Masks, Yombe  Search this
Masks, Woyo  Search this
Masks, Vili  Search this
Kongo face masks  Search this
Face masks  Search this
Call number:
NB1099.C6 M37 2016
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1093676

[Kongo sculpture] : Democratic Republic of Congo / Wyatt MacGaffey

Author:
MacGaffey, Wyatt  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2011
Topic:
Kongo minkisi  Search this
Kongo male figures (Representations)  Search this
Kongo female figures (Representations))  Search this
Ivories, Kongo  Search this
Dogs in African art  Search this
Call number:
N7380 .A53 2011
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_983115

Musique Kongo [sound recording]

Performer:
Ntiengou, Jean  Search this
Moungabio, Marie  Search this
Benazo, Antoinette  Search this
Niela, Pierrette-Roger  Search this
Samba, Jacques  Search this
Bassoumba, Gabriel  Search this
Field worker:
Duvelle, Charles  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Congolese  Search this
Bembe (Congolese (Brazzaville) people)  Search this
Teke (African people)  Search this
Kongo (African people)  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Congo
Mouyondzi (Congo (Brazzaville))
Kinkala (Congo (Brazzaville))
Ngambari (Congo)
Moandi (Congo)
Mandombe (Congo)
Louenga (Congo (Brazzaville))
Manga-Hamon (Congo (Brazzaville))
Date:
1966
Topic:
World music  Search this
Zither  Search this
Sticks (Musical instrument)  Search this
Can  Search this
Rattle (Musical instrument)  Search this
Three-String violin  Search this
Bow lute  Search this
Mbira  Search this
Ngoni  Search this
Bugle  Search this
Transverse horn  Search this
Timpani  Search this
Drum  Search this
Tin cans  Search this
Friction drum  Search this
Cylindrical drum  Search this
Nsoni-bungu  Search this
Children  Search this
Women  Search this
Lullabies  Search this
Narrative  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-LP-1010
Ocora 35
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_315064

Primitive Music of Africa [sound recording]

Recorder:
Denis, Armand  Search this
Roosevelt, Leila  Search this
Liner notes:
Herzog, George 1901-1983  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm 12"
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Music
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Rwanda
Burundi
Date:
195x
Topic:
World music  Search this
Mbuti (African people)  Search this
Local number:
Mainstream 6021
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367196

Minkisi do not die : BaKongo cosmology in the Christian ritual of Simon Kimbangu and Simon Mpadi

Author:
Hill, Shannen L. 1964-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Kimbangu, Simon 1887-1951  Search this
Mpadi, Simon  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
2000
Topic:
Cosmology, Kongo  Search this
Minkondi  Search this
Christian sects  Search this
Prophets  Search this
Call number:
GT525 .U53 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_753067

Att Lära och att lära ut : Svenska Missionsförbundet i nedre Kongo Björn Ranung

Author:
Ranung, Björn  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Svenska missionsförbundet  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa, Central
Sweden
Date:
2002
Topic:
Missions, Swedish  Search this
Sculpture, Kongo  Search this
Collecting African art  Search this
Call number:
GN36.S82 S76 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_989795

Narrative of an expedition to explore the river Zaire, usually called the Congo, in South Africa, in 1816, under the direction of Captain J. K. Tuckey, R.N. To which is added, The journal of Professor Smith; some general observations on the country and its inhabitants; and an appendix: containing the natural history of that part of the kingdom of Congo through which the Zaire flows. Published by permission of the Lords commissioners of the Admirality

Author:
Tuckey, James Hingston 1776-1816  Search this
Smith, Christen  Search this
Engraver:
Basire, James  Search this
Clarke, John -approximately 1815  Search this
Finden, W (William) 1787-1852  Search this
Fittler, James 1758-1835  Search this
Health, Charles 1788-1848  Search this
Former owner:
Heusman, Arthur DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[8], lxxxii, 498, [2] p., 14 leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill. (some col.), map ; 30 cm. (4to.)
Type:
Books
Place:
Congo River
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1818
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Kongo language  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT645 .T89 1818
DT645.T89 1818
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_234632

Staff : Kongo peoples, Democratic Republic of Congo; staff finial, Kongo peoples, Mayombe region, Democratic Republic of the Congo / Bryna Freyer, Christine Mullen Kreamer

Author:
Freyer, Bryna 1949-  Search this
Kreamer, Christine Mullen  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2007
Topic:
Kongo staff finials  Search this
Kongo staffs (Walking sticks)  Search this
Ivories, Kongo  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .K74 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819769

Flywhisk handle : Kongo peoples, Democratic Republic of the Congo / Bryna Freyer, Christine Mullen Kreamer

Author:
Freyer, Bryna 1949-  Search this
Kreamer, Christine Mullen  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2007
Topic:
Kongo fly whisk handles  Search this
Ivories, Kongo  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .K74 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819770

Staff finial : Kongo peoples, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Author:
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2007
Topic:
Kongo staff finials  Search this
Ivories, Kongo  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .K74 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819771

Influence des membres masculins de la famille sur l'enfant Mukongo : etude descriptive et interprétative / mémoire présenté par H. Matota

Author:
Matota, H  Search this
Physical description:
261 leaves : ill., 1 map ; 27 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1958
Topic:
Families  Search this
Kinship  Search this
Attitudes  Search this
Children, Kongo  Search this
Call number:
HQ700.5 .M38 1958
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_712937

Fly-whisk handle, Zaire, coastal Kongo

Author:
Volavka, Zdenka  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1981
Topic:
Kongo fly whisk handles  Search this
Ivories, Kongo  Search this
Call number:
NB1098 .F67X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_750398

Chief's staff. (Mvwala Amfumu), Zaire, Kongo

Author:
Thompson, Robert Farris  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1981
Topic:
Kongo staffs (Walking sticks)  Search this
Ivories, Kongo  Search this
Sculpture, Kongo  Search this
Call number:
NB1098 .F67X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_750399

Woman grinding food in a mortar, Zaire, Kongo

Author:
Thompson, Robert Farris  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1981
Topic:
Kongo female figures (Representations)  Search this
Ivories, Kongo  Search this
Sculpture, Kongo  Search this
Call number:
NB1098 .F67X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_750443

Icons of violence : Kongo art and the slave trade

Title:
Kongo art and the slave trade
Author:
MacGaffey, Wyatt  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Physical description:
22 leaves
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
2001
Topic:
Sculpture, Kongo  Search this
Ivories, Kongo  Search this
Kongo symbolism  Search this
Minkisi  Search this
Spirals in African art  Search this
Slaves in African art  Search this
Violence in African art  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Art, Kongo
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_750544

Ngudi ye Mwana Nsombe : mother and newborn, icon of life and continuity

Author:
Thompson, Robert Farris  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1981
Topic:
Mothers in African art  Search this
Sculpture, Kongo  Search this
Call number:
NB1099.C6 T5X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_751430

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