Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
12,435 documents - page 1 of 500Result pages are truncated to 500.

Festival Recordings: Maroon Narrative: Palenque de San Basilio; Oral Traditions: Innovation; Personal Style in Dress

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Maroon Program 1992 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Howard, Timothea, 1953-2017 (recorder)  Search this
Tran, Tuan (recorder)  Search this
Artist:
Valdez, Cristobalina Estrada  Search this
Caceres, Delores Salinas de  Search this
Valdez, Graciela Salgado  Search this
Pansa, Akoemajajo  Search this
Ngwete, Alisetie  Search this
Performer:
Valdez, Cristobalina Estrada  Search this
Caceres, Delores Salinas de  Search this
Valdez, Graciela Salgado  Search this
Pansa, Akoemajajo  Search this
Ngwete, Alisetie  Search this
Main, Patricia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Colombians  Search this
Surinamese  Search this
Maroons  Search this
Saramacca (Surinamese people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Colombia
Suriname
South Africa
Date:
1992 July 5
Track Information:
101 Palenque de San Basilio: Oral Traditions / Cristobalina Estrada Valdez, Delores Salinas de Caceres, Graciela Salgado Valdez.

102 Innovations: Personal Style in Dress / Akoemajajo Pansa, Alisetie Ngwete, Patricia Main.
Local Numbers:
FP-1992-CT-0203
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 5, 1992.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Wakes  Search this
Games  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Religion  Search this
Catholicism  Search this
Maroons  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
language  Search this
Rain forests  Search this
Scarification (Body marking)  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1992 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1992, Item FP-1992-CT-0203
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1992 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1992 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: Creativity and Resistance: Maroon Culture in the Americas / 3.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1992-ref752

Festival Recordings: Senegal Home Compound: Tea Ritual; Diola Foodways; Rhythms of Mortar and Pestle

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Senegal Program 1990 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Sweeney, Sheila (recorder)  Search this
Performer:
Mane, Ismala  Search this
M'Baye, El Hadj Malick  Search this
Diatta, Fatou  Search this
Cissé, Abdou  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Senegalese  Search this
Diola  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Senegal
Date:
1990 June 28
Track Information:
101 Tea Ritual / Ismala Mane, El Hadj Malick M'Baye.

102 Diola Foodways: Cooking with Palm Oil / Fatou Diatta.

103 Rhythms of Mortar and Pestle / Abdou Cissé. Mortar and Pestle.
Local Numbers:
FP-1990-CT-0278
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, June 28, 1990.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Narratives  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Kandang  Search this
Call and response  Search this
Mortar and pestle  Search this
Tea  Search this
Substance abuse  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Addicitions  Search this
Food habits  Search this
Emigration & immigration  Search this
Communication  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1990 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1990, Item FP-1990-CT-0278
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1990 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1990 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: Senegal / 3.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1990-ref634

Festival Recordings: Senegal Home Compound: Naming Ceremonies

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Senegal Program 1990 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Artist:
Diop, Anta  Search this
N'Diaye, Maimouna  Search this
Performer:
Diop, Anta  Search this
N'Diaye, Maimouna  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Senegalese  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Senegal
Date:
1990 July 8
Local Numbers:
FP-1990-CT-0295
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 8, 1990.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Narratives  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Names  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1990 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1990, Item FP-1990-CT-0295
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1990 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1990 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: Senegal / 3.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1990-ref651

Wire Grass Sacred Harp Singers; Wulomei

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Diaspora Program 1975 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Wulomei (Musical group)  Search this
Wiregrass Sacred Harp Singers  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Ghana
Alabama
Ozark (Ala.)
Date:
1975 July 6
Contents:
WGSH--We'll understand it better by and by;;Naming ceremony- six songs
General note:
DPA number 75.260.02
Local Numbers:
FP-1975-7RR-0108
General:
75.260.02
CDR copy
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 6, 1975.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Gã (African people)  Search this
World music -- Ghana.  Search this
Highlife (Music)  Search this
Shape-note singing  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Naming ceremonies  Search this
Naming -- infant -- rites of passage  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1975 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1975, Item FP-1975-7RR-0108
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1975 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1975 Festival of American Folklife / Series 2: African Diaspora / 2.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1975-ref2461

Festival shots: Senegalese Lambe (Wrestling)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Senegal Program 1990 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Bell, Douglas (recorder)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (videocassette (VHS))
Culture:
Senegalese  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Senegal
Africa
Local Numbers:
FP-1990-1/2VHS-0124
General:
tape 1
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.).
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Documentary  Search this
Lambe (Wrestling)  Search this
Games  Search this
Wrestling  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1990 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1990, Item FP-1990-1/2VHS-0124
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1990 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1990 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: Senegal / 3.4: Video
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1990-ref1300

African Postcard Collection

Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
61 Volumes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Postcards
Place:
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cameroon
Cape Verde
Central African Republic
Chad
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Côte d'Ivoire
Mozambique
Morocco
Mali
Namibia
Rwanda
Niger
Nigeria
Somalia
South Africa
Sierra Leone
Sudan
Tanzania
Togo
Tunisia
Zimbabwe
Zambia
Uganda
Senegal
Kenya
Liberia
Ghana
Guinea
Mauritania
Madagascar
Malawi
Djibouti
Ethiopia
Gabon
Egypt
Eritrea
Africa
Date:
1898-[ongoing]
Summary:
This collection includes postcards from 45 African countries. Subjects include agriculture; animals; artists; body arts; cityscapes; cultural landscapes; dance; education; expeditions; flora; industry; leaders; marketplaces; medicine; military; missionaries; music; portraits; recreation; rites and ceremonies; and transportation, among many other topics.
Arrangement note:
Arranged by country and topic
Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-1985-014
Online Media:

Journalist pass for Nelson Mandela's State Funeral owned by Jim Vance

Distributed by:
Republic of South Africa, South African, founded 1910  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Jim Vance, American, 1942 - 2017  Search this
Subject of:
Nelson Mandela, South African, 1918 - 2013  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, plastic, metal, nylon
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 26 3/8 × 3 9/16 × 5/16 in. (67 × 9 × 0.8 cm)
H x W x D (2018.107.6a): 5 5/8 × 3 9/16 in. (14.3 × 9 cm)
H x W x D (2018.107.6b): 20 1/2 × 13/16 × 5/16 in. (52 × 2 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
passes (tickets)
Place used:
Qunu, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Identity  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Politics  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Estate of James H. Vance, III
Object number:
2018.107.6ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51fdfc9fd-2c0a-4da2-853d-feacf6f4dc15
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.107.6ab
Online Media:

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
Caricature and cartoons  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  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Travel  Search this
U.S. 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

Festival shots: Senegalese Lambe (Wrestling)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Senegal Program 1990 Washington, D.C  Search this
Recorder:
Bell, Douglas  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (VHS)
Culture:
Senegalese  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Senegal
Africa
Topic:
Documentary  Search this
Lambe (Wrestling)  Search this
Games  Search this
Wrestling  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Local number:
FP-1990-1/2VHS-0124
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_353854

Festival shots: Cuban Ritual; Grupo Changii;Quarteto Patria; Tumbandera; King of the Ga Arrives

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Caribbean Program 1989 Washington, D.C  Search this
Artist:
Grupo Changüí de Guantánamo  Search this
Cuarteto Patria  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (VHS)
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Caribbean Area
Cuba
Ghana
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Local number:
FP-1989-1/2VHS-0027
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_354456

Festival Recordings: Palaver Stage: Nigerian (Igbo) Naming Ceremony; Somali Oud [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Immigrant Program 1997 Washington, D.C  Search this
Recorder:
Milgram, Donna  Search this
Miller, Mark K. 1953-  Search this
Performer:
Anioma Association (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Gure, Hassan  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Nigeria
Maryland
Somalia
Date:
1997
Topic:
World music  Search this
Oud  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Igbo (African people)  Search this
Names  Search this
Local number:
FP-1997-CT-0253-7
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. SI Permission
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_349498

Festival Recordings: Palaver Stage: Somali Oud; Nigerian (Igbo) Naming Ceremony [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Immigrant Program 1997 Washington, D.C  Search this
Recorder:
Milgram, Donna  Search this
Miller, Mark K. 1953-  Search this
Performer:
Gure, Hassan  Search this
All NGWA Society  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Somalia
Nigeria
Date:
1997
Topic:
World music  Search this
Oud  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Igbo (African people)  Search this
Child rearing  Search this
Local number:
FP-1997-CT-0254-7
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. SI Permission
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_349499

Festival Recordings: Palaver Stage: Nigerian (Igbo) Naming Ceremony; Street Theater: Theater of the Diaspora [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Immigrant Program 1997 Washington, D.C  Search this
Recorder:
Milgram, Donna  Search this
Miller, Mark K. 1953-  Search this
Performer:
All NGWA Society  Search this
Theatre of the Diaspora  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Nigeria
Date:
1997
Topic:
World music  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Theater  Search this
Child rearing  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Igbo (African people)  Search this
Local number:
FP-1997-CT-0255-7
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. SI Permission
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_349500

Festival Recordings: Community Talk: African Immigrant Musical Traditions; African Music on Radio; Old Traditions [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Immigrant Program 1997 Washington, D.C  Search this
Recorder:
Irvine, Tanya  Search this
Townes, Eugene 1933-2018  Search this
Performer:
Pereira, Aristide  Search this
Diabaté, Cheikh Amala  Search this
Ford, Abiyi  Search this
Abreha, Abrehet  Search this
Bah, Ibrahim Kanja  Search this
Workeneh, Sara  Search this
Damessae, Seleshe  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Mali
Ethiopia
Date:
1997
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Nkoni  Search this
Oud  Search this
Harp  Search this
Genealogy  Search this
Child rearing  Search this
Documentaries  Search this
Emigration & immigration  Search this
Film + TV  Search this
Griots  Search this
Radio  Search this
Food habits  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Community  Search this
Local number:
FP-1997-CT-0260-7
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. SI Permission
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_349505

Festival Recordings: Community Talk: Immigration Stories; Old Traditions in New Settings; Work Experience Stories [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Immigrant Program 1997 Washington, D.C  Search this
Recorder:
Golden, Justin  Search this
Mingo, Mime  Search this
Performer:
Pereira, Aristide  Search this
Gure, Hassan  Search this
Abu, Veronica  Search this
Osei-Kuffuor, Dorothy  Search this
Schnapper, Ladena  Search this
Debbs, Tshion  Search this
Animashuan, Ade  Search this
Akintunde-Yussuf, Sola  Search this
Erehosima, Toy  Search this
Ofori-Ansah, Kwaku  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Somalia
Ghana
Senegal
Ethiopia
Nigeria
Date:
1997
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Language  Search this
Persecution  Search this
Emigration & immigration  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Weddings  Search this
Occupational folklore  Search this
Family  Search this
Work  Search this
Cultural conservation  Search this
Local number:
FP-1997-CT-0270-7
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. SI Permission
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_349515

Festival Recordings: Maroon Narrative: Palenque de San Basilio; Oral Traditions: Innovation; Personal Style in Dress [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Maroon Program 1992 Washington, D.C  Search this
Recorder:
Howard, Timothea 1953-2017  Search this
Tran, Tuan  Search this
Performer:
Valdez, Cristobalina Estrada  Search this
Caceres, Delores Salinas de  Search this
Valdez, Graciela Salgado  Search this
Pansa, Akoemajajo  Search this
Ngwete, Alisetie  Search this
Main, Patricia  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
Colombians  Search this
Surinamese  Search this
Maroons  Search this
Saramacca (Surinamese people)  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Colombia
Suriname
South Africa
Date:
1992
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Wakes  Search this
Games  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Religion  Search this
Catholicism  Search this
Maroons  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Language  Search this
Rain forests  Search this
Scarification (Body marking)  Search this
Local number:
FP-1992-CT-0203
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_339243

Festival Recordings: Senegal Home Compound: Tea Ritual; Diola Foodways; Rhythms of Mortar and Pestle [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Senegal Program 1990 Washington, D.C  Search this
Recorder:
Sweeney, Sheila  Search this
Performer:
Mane, Ismala  Search this
M'Baye, El Hadj Malick  Search this
Diatta, Fatou  Search this
Cissé, Abdou  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
Senegalese  Search this
Diola  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Senegal
Date:
1990
Topic:
Narratives  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Kandang  Search this
Call and response  Search this
Mortar and Pestle  Search this
Tea  Search this
Substance abuse  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Addicitions  Search this
Food habits  Search this
Emigration & immigration  Search this
Communication  Search this
Local number:
FP-1990-CT-0278
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_325548

Festival Recordings: Senegal Home Compound: Naming Ceremonies [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Senegal Program 1990 Washington, D.C  Search this
Performer:
Diop, Anta  Search this
N'Diaye, Maimouna  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
Senegalese  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Senegal
Date:
1990
Topic:
Narratives  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Names  Search this
Local number:
FP-1990-CT-0295
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_325565

Festival Recordings: Wiregrass Sacred Harp Singers; Wulomei [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Diaspora Program 1975 Washington, D.C  Search this
Wulomei (Musical group)  Search this
Wiregrass Sacred Harp Singers  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 7 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Ghana
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Alabama
Ozark (Ala.)
Topic:
Gã (African people)  Search this
World music  Search this
Highlife (Music)  Search this
Shape-note singing  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Naming ceremonies  Search this
Naming--infant--rites of passage  Search this
Local number:
FP-1975-7RR-0108
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_326799

Hot Knife Cabinda

Creator:
Justino de Sousa  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 13.5 cm)
Container:
Volume 2 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of a group of men and young men. Printed text on recto reads: "Cabinda; Faca quente."
Printed text on verso reads: "Justino de Sousa."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-20-70
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:
Portraits -- Africa  Search this
Rites and ceremonies -- 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 1985-142070
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1342

Modify Your Search







or


Narrow By