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Swahili ghost town / by David West Reynolds, photographs by Jack Bobo

Author:
Reynolds, David West  Search this
Bobo, Jack  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Kenya
Gedi
Gedi (Kenya)
Date:
2001
Topic:
Architecture, Swahili  Search this
Swahili mosques  Search this
Swahili coastal towns  Search this
Pillar tombs  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
GN700.A1 A66
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_749900

Keystone-Underwood Stereographs

Creator:
Keystone View Company  Search this
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
240 Stereographs (black and white, 9 x 22 cm.)
Container:
Box 1
Box 2
Culture:
Bangi  Search this
Kongo (African people)  Search this
Zulu (African people)  Search this
Swahili-speaking peoples  Search this
Kikuyu (African people)  Search this
Maasai (African people)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Stereographs
Place:
Zimbabwe
South Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Africa
Tanzania
Kenya
Date:
1882-1930
Summary:
The photographs document African businesses, cities, industry, landscapes, peoples and resources. The collection documents various locations within Kenya, Tanzania, Congo (Democratic Republic of), Zimbabwe, Uganda and South Africa. Peoples represented include Kikuyu, Maasai, Bangi, Chagga, Ndombe, Poto, Bangala, Zulu, and Kongo peoples. There are many images of agriculture, hunting, making pottery, mining diamonds and gold, church services at a Catholic mission, a gathering of chiefs at a court, a lion-killing ceremony, and war dances. Businesses and industries shown include coffee plantations; the DeBeers Diamond Mine; a diamond mine compound and crushing mill; fishing boats; a hemp plantation; ivory trade; a market; and the stock market.
Scope and Contents:
The photographs document African businesses, cities, industry, landscapes, peoples and resources. Place documented include Moshi Province, Mount Kilimanjaro, Mount Meru, the Serengeti Plain (Kenya), and Zanzibar in German East Africa (now Tanzania); Victoria Falls and the Zambezi River in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe); Cape Town, Devil's Peak, Johannesburg, Kimberly, Natal Province, and Port Elizabeth in South Africa; the waterfront of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; and Soko, Boma, Leopoldville (now Kinshasa), and Stanley Falls (now Boyoma Falls). There are also photographs of the Nile during a flood.

People portrayed include a Kikuyu man paying brideprice for a wife; Kikuyu women carrying water vessels and planting beans; Maasai women building houses; Swahili people dancing; Swahili women using a power figure to ward off evil; and Zulu men training for war. Other peoples portrayed include Bangala, Bangi, Chagga, Kongo, Ndombe and Poto.

Activities documented include buying ivory, carrying rubber, clearing the ground for a coffee plantation, fishing, gambling, grinding corn, hunting zebra, making pottery, mining diamonds and gold, peeling bark for bark cloth, picking coffee, preparing food, smoking meat, threshing beans, and tying house poles. There are also images of church services at a Catholic mission, a gathering of chiefs at a court, a lion-killing ceremony, and war dances.

Businesses and industries shown include coffee plantations in Rhodesia; the DeBeers Diamond Mine in South Africa; a diamond mine compound and crushing mill; fishing boats off Cape Town; a hemp plantation in Uganda; ivory trade in Mombasa, Kenya; a market; and the stock market in Johannesburg.
Biographical / Historical:
In 1882 the Underwood and Underwood Company began operations in Kansas. Founded by brothers Bert Elias (1862-1943) and Elmer (1860-1947) Underwood, the company pioneered the technique of selling stereographs door-to-door. By 1884, Underwood and Underwood's operations had expanded to the West Coast, and the company soon opened offices throughout the world. In the 1890s, the firm began selling images to publications such as Illustrated London News and Harper's Weekly. At its peak in the early 19th century, the company produced 25,000 images per day.

In the late 1910s, Underwood and Underwood was purchased by a competing stereograph company, the Keystone View Company.
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.
Topic:
Marketplaces  Search this
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Ngala (African people)  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Industry  Search this
Genre/Form:
Stereographs
Identifier:
EEPA.1986-022
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo76bb797f4-6da9-4e69-9f50-0a1c7bf2ad18
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-1986-022

Swahili girls dressing their hair, Zanzibar. 10476 Interpositive

Topic:
EAST AFRICAN HUNTING TRIP
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (5" x 8")
Culture:
Swahili-speaking peoples  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Africa
Zanzibar
Local Numbers:
RSN 24098
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.36 [31].
Copy and Version Identification Note:
115261
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Hair  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 24081-24180
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8cad192f5-905f-417c-ae43-68a901eb18bf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref21865

Swahili women, masked, holding a fetich that keeps off devils, Zanzibar. 10477 Interpositive

Topic:
EAST AFRICAN HUNTING TRIP
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (5" x 8")
Culture:
Swahili-speaking peoples  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Africa
Zanzibar
Local Numbers:
RSN 24099
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.36 [31].
Copy and Version Identification Note:
115289
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
fetishes  Search this
Masks  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 24081-24180
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e402ea09-52b2-4e11-a3c0-6852f55b11f5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref21866

Festival Recordings: Music and Dance: African Music Ambassadors; Virunga/ Simba Wanyika

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Immigrant Program 1997 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Schlachter, Kori (recorder)  Search this
Hodjka, Walter (recorder)  Search this
Artist:
African Music Ambassadors  Search this
Virunga Simba Wanyika Kasbah Band  Search this
Performer:
African Music Ambassadors  Search this
Virunga Simba Wanyika Kasbah Band  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
compact audio cassette
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Swahili-speaking peoples  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Maryland
Nigeria
Langley Park (Md.)
Kenya
Date:
1997 July 3
Contents:
Virunga Simba Waniyka- five songs
Track Information:
101 Nigerian Juju and Highlife / African Music Ambassadors. Drum,Conga (Drum),Saxophone,Talking drum,Guitar.

102 Soboso - Swahili Pop / Virunga Simba Wanyika Kasbah Band. Drum,Saxophone,Guitar,Keyboards (Music). Swahili language.
Local Numbers:
FP-1997-CT-0216-7
General:
CDR copy
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 3, 1997.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. SI Permission.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections. Please visit our website to learn more about submitting a request. The Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections make no guarantees concerning copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Other usage conditions may apply; please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for more information.
Topic:
World music  Search this
Juju music  Search this
Soukous (Music)  Search this
Highlife (Music)  Search this
Drum  Search this
Conga (Drum)  Search this
Saxophone  Search this
Talking drum  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Keyboards (Music)  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1997 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1997, Item FP-1997-CT-0216
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1997 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1997 Festival of American Folklife / Series 2: African Immigrant Folklife / 2.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk57438a2e2-1d4e-4c35-b020-a5dd1808ba33
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1997-ref579

Delicious Peace: Music of the Ugandan Mirembe Kawomera Coffee Cooperative

Publisher:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Language:
English
Object type:
Lesson Plan
Topic:
Music  Search this
Eastern Africa  Search this
Uganda  Search this
Social Studies  Search this
Economic Studies  Search this
Swahili  Search this
Typical age range 12-14  Search this
Typical age range 14-16  Search this
Typical age range 16-18  Search this
Typical age range 18+  Search this
Data source:
SI Center for Learning and Digital Access
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SCLDA_4188

World Library of Folk and Primitive Music: British East Africa

Producer:
Lomax, Alan, 1915-2002  Search this
Performer:
Ishla, Kasomangila Husen  Search this
Isike, Husumi  Search this
Knuluwa, Ramadhani  Search this
Athman, Salumu  Search this
Nyakayonga, Yohana  Search this
Kawambwa, Mashaka  Search this
Isak, Bayu  Search this
Tride, Ngoie  Search this
Muswankuli, Misaki  Search this
waMamzatu, Pondekane  Search this
Tugwenderwawa, Bachumirwa  Search this
Soko, James Gwezhe  Search this
Kitunga, Ngayamiso  Search this
Alidor, Kankolongo  Search this
Moyo, Mukomondera  Search this
Mwanagona, Mugadzikwa  Search this
ba Kabaka, Abalere  Search this
Phiri, Benson  Search this
Mkwawa, Pancras  Search this
Kamanga, Beti  Search this
bin Seliman, Habib  Search this
Òtuama, Daudi  Search this
Waliaula, Maundo  Search this
Sigauke, Muchaenda  Search this
Mulope, Albert  Search this
Selemani, Idi  Search this
Makhetha, Simon  Search this
Kabanyokekile, Kyomile  Search this
Mayele, Kanga  Search this
Bibi, Mwana  Search this
Ntimbo Royal Drummers  Search this
Entenga Royal Drummers  Search this
Kitamba Kilakala Royal Drummers  Search this
Muchabalwa  Search this
Remigion  Search this
Richard  Search this
Barotseland Patriotic Society. Choir  Search this
Teacher Training College Choir  Search this
Recorder:
Tracey, Hugh  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ramsey, Frederic, 1915-1995  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, 12 in.)
Container:
Box LP, Item 89
Culture:
Tanzanians  Search this
Ugandans  Search this
Congolese  Search this
Mozambiqueans  Search this
Zimbabweans  Search this
Malawians  Search this
Rwandans  Search this
Kenyans  Search this
Lesotho  Search this
Nyamwezi (African people)  Search this
Nyoro (African people)  Search this
Ganda (African people)  Search this
Zaramo (African people)  Search this
Luba (African people)  Search this
Chopi (African people)  Search this
Zezuru (African people)  Search this
Shona (African people)  Search this
Chewa (African people)  Search this
Hehe (African people)  Search this
Tongans  Search this
Haya (African people)  Search this
Luo (Kenyan and Tanzanian people)  Search this
Kusu (African people)  Search this
Ndau (African people)  Search this
Lozi (African people)  Search this
Sotho (African people)  Search this
Giryama (African people)  Search this
Swahili-speaking peoples  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Place:
Tanzania
Uganda
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Mozambique
Zimbabwe
Malawi
Rwanda
Kenya
Lesotho
South Africa
Botswana
Zimbabwe -- Songs and music
Contents:
Music from Tanganyika -- Uganda -- Dar es Salaam -- Belgian Congo -- Mozambique -- Rhodesia -- Nyasaland -- Kenya -- Basutoland.
Track Information:
101 Manvanga Drum Rhythms / Husumi Isike, Ramadhani Knuluwa, Salumu Athman. Drum.

102 Ntimbo Drum Rhythms / Ntimbo Royal Drummers, Yohana Nyakayonga. Drum.

103 Nsiriba Ya Munange Katego / Entenga Royal Drummers. Drum.

104 Mitamba Yalagala Kumchuzi / Kitamba Kilakala Royal Drummers, Mashaka Kawambwa. Drum.

105 Sabata / Bayu Isak, Ngoie Tride. Drum,Rattle (Musical instrument),Xylophone.

106 Musinghasinga Yakora Egali / Misaki Muswankuli. Xylophone.

107 Hinganyengisa, Masingita / Pondekane waMamzatu. Xylophone.

108 Kyenda Ali Mugenyi / Bachumirwa Tugwenderwawa. Nyoro language.

109 Shumba / James Gwezhe Soko. Mbira.

110 Harusi / Ngayamiso Kitunga. Mbira.

111 Kasadi Ngandu / Kankolongo Alidor. Mbira.

112 Citombe / Mukomondera Moyo. Mbira.

113 Chrombo Weye Nditerere / Mugadzikwa Mwanagona. Mbira.

114 Teera Machangwa / Mukomondera Moyo. Friction bow.

115 Kwa Amguy Asina Keriva / Muchabalwa, Remigion, Richard. Friction bow.

116 Okuzanyira Ku Nyanja / Abalere ba Kabaka. Drum,Flute.

201 Manyanda / Benson Phiri. Singing gourd.

202 Hehe Song / Pancras Mkwawa. Tube zither.

203 Dale Wangu / Beti Kamanga. Raft zither.

204 Mugasha / Habib bin Seliman. Trough zither.

205 Naftali Ouko / Daudi Òtuama. Bells,Lyre. Luo language.

206 Wachonge / Maundo Waliaula. Lyre.

207 Wachonge / Maundo Waliaula. Lyre.

208 Pfeni Nengoma / Muchaenda Sigauke.

209 Teya-Teya / Albert Mulope, Barotseland Patriotic Society. Choir.

210 Pi Mcinanga / Teacher Training College Choir. Rattle (Musical instrument).

211 Kamwezi Sensa Muyaya / Idi Selemani. Goblet drum.

212 Mong'a Kobo / Simon Makhetha.

213 Ali Majengo / Kyomile Kabanyokekile. Drum.

214 Samandoza-Iwe / Muchaenda Sigauke.

215 Safari Ya Msanga-Tifu / Kanga Mayele. Raft rattles.

216 Ufalume Ni Jambo Bora / Mwana Bibi. Drum,Rattle (Musical instrument),Oboe.

217 Lugendo Lwa Halaka / Kasomangila Husen Ishla. Drum,Bells.
Local Numbers:
RA-RAMS-LP-0089

Columbia.213
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
New York Columbia
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections. Please visit our website to learn more about submitting a request. The Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections make no guarantees concerning copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Other usage conditions may apply; please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for more information.
Topic:
World music  Search this
Drum  Search this
Rattle (Musical instrument)  Search this
Xylophone  Search this
Mbira  Search this
Friction bow  Search this
Flute  Search this
Singing gourd  Search this
Tube zither  Search this
Raft zither  Search this
Trough zither  Search this
Bells  Search this
Lyre  Search this
Goblet drum  Search this
Raft rattles  Search this
Oboe  Search this
Dance  Search this
Weddings  Search this
Hunting songs  Search this
Praise  Search this
Ballads  Search this
Work songs  Search this
Women  Search this
Collection Citation:
Frederic Ramsey audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RAMS, File RA-RAMS-LP-0089
See more items in:
Frederic Ramsey audio recordings
Frederic Ramsey audio recordings / 33 1/3 RPM Records
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk596dfb8b5-a514-4bef-809f-99285ab8575c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-rams-ref955

The Swahili world / edited by Stephanie Wynne-Jones and Adria LaViolette

Author:
Wynne-Jones, Stephanie  Search this
LaViolette, Adria Jean  Search this
Physical description:
xxix, 671 pages ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Africa, East
Date:
2018
Topic:
Swahili-speaking peoples--Civilization  Search this
Swahili-speaking peoples--History  Search this
Swahili-speaking peoples--Social conditions  Search this
Swahili-speaking peoples--Economic conditions  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1102673

Ngoma memories : how ritual music and dance shaped the northern Kenyan coast / Rebecca Kathleen Gearhart

Author:
Gearhart, Rebecca 1966-  Search this
Author:
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Kenya
Date:
2005
Topic:
Ngoma (Dance)  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Music and dance  Search this
Swahili dance  Search this
Swahili social structure  Search this
Call number:
DT1.A1 A26
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_810617

The legacy of slavery on the Swahili coast / Lydia Wilson Marshall and Herman Kiriama

Author:
Wilson Marshall, Lydia  Search this
Kiriama, Herman Ogoti  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Indian Coast (Africa)
Africa, East
Date:
2018
Topic:
Slavery  Search this
Slaves  Search this
Freed persons  Search this
Ethnic identity  Search this
Giryama (African people)--Ethnic identity  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Call number:
DT429.5.S94 S94 2018
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1115906

The legacy of slavery on the Swahili coast Lydia Wilson Marshall and Herman Kiriama

Author:
Wilson Marshall, Lydia  Search this
Kiriama, Herman Ogoti  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Indian Coast (Africa)
Africa, East
Date:
2018
Topic:
Slavery  Search this
Slaves  Search this
Freed persons  Search this
Ethnic identity  Search this
Giryama (African people)--Ethnic identity  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Call number:
DT429.5.S94 S94 2018
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1116643

Printed Cloth

Collector:
M. Arnoldi  Search this
Discipline:
Anthropology  Search this
Region:
African Region  Search this
Material:
Cotton, Pigment
Culture:
Swahili  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Africa, Tanzania
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
USNM Number:
EO400663
See more items in:
Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3202dc6d0-55d4-4579-9c74-021b583430d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_11020321
Online Media:

Wooden scribe's box

Donor Name:
Neville Chittick  Search this
Culture:
Swahili  Search this
Object Type:
Box
Place:
Kenya, Africa
Accession Date:
29 Aug 1968
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
272775
USNM Number:
E409935-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/311b356e3-9dbe-4ca3-9eb2-fadbf9dc8457
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8440229
Online Media:

Mat, Basketry

Donor Name:
Neville Chittick  Search this
Culture:
Swahili  Search this
Object Type:
Mat
Place:
Kenya, Africa
Accession Date:
29 Aug 1968
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
272775
USNM Number:
E409937-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/355795c0e-df3c-437e-839d-c9cd37b24ce2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8440231
Online Media:

Wooden serving tray

Donor Name:
Neville Chittick  Search this
Culture:
Swahili  Search this
Object Type:
Tray
Place:
Kenya, Africa
Accession Date:
29 Aug 1968
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
272775
USNM Number:
E409939-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/39aa8336d-6c46-4d9f-9418-4c29fa21f54a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8440233
Online Media:

Chair

Donor Name:
Neville Chittick  Search this
Culture:
Swahili  Search this
Object Type:
Chair
Place:
Kenya, Africa
Accession Date:
29 Aug 1968
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
272775
USNM Number:
E409943-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d2c856c1-6741-4b60-bdfb-5f00d4249c2b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8440238
Online Media:

Pair of Leather sandals

Donor Name:
Neville Chittick  Search this
Culture:
Swahili  Search this
Object Type:
Sandal
Place:
Kenya, Africa
Accession Date:
29 Aug 1968
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
272775
USNM Number:
E409944-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a05ef817-444d-414b-9ede-f8626a797dad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8440239
Online Media:

Handkerchief

Collector:
James D. Allen  Search this
Donor Name:
James D. Allen  Search this
Unknown - Object:
27.2 cm
28 cm
Culture:
Swahili  Search this
Object Type:
Handkerchief
Place:
Lamu Island, Kenya, Africa
Accession Date:
1 Oct 1989
Collection Date:
Late 1970's
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
370644
USNM Number:
E424498-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c89a366e-848e-4af5-8c36-e645549d0543
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8457611

Handkerchief (Khanga)

Collector:
James D. Allen  Search this
Donor Name:
James D. Allen  Search this
Unknown - Object:
31 cm
31 cm
Culture:
Swahili  Search this
Object Type:
Handkerchief
Place:
Lamu Island, Kenya, Africa
Accession Date:
1 Oct 1989
Collection Date:
Late 1970's
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
370644
USNM Number:
E424499-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c4884ee0-6aba-4d10-85f6-733bb7a04af2
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edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8457612

Handkerchief (Khanga)

Collector:
James D. Allen  Search this
Donor Name:
James D. Allen  Search this
Unknown - Object:
26.5 cm
27 cm
Culture:
Swahili  Search this
Object Type:
Handkerchief
Place:
Lamu Island, Kenya, Africa
Accession Date:
1 Oct 1989
Collection Date:
Late 1970's
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
370644
USNM Number:
E424500-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d78ea181-55b3-4a02-b0c6-0d64dd0f5a1f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8457615

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