People depicted include the Mende (Sierra Leone), Bororo (Niger), Senoufo (Ivory Coast), Sara (Chad), Mangbetu (Congo), Pokot (Kenya), Masai (Kenya), Ga'ande (Nigeria), Nuba (Sudan), and Bemana (Mali). Many of the photos were taken by other photographers.
Scope and Contents:
[EEPA 2005-002-2988 - EEPA 2005-002-3045]
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Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria Collection, EEPA 2005-002, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Nion McEvoy and Leslie Berriman in memory of Nan Tucker McEvoy, gift of Lucy S. Rhame, and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment