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Two natives of Kamaroon, Congo and Masamba, who are distinguished by their facial and body scars

Creator:
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone, b&w, 8.5 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Date:
ca. 1933
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Two natives of Kamaroon, Congo and Masamba, who are distinguished by their facial and body scars."
Printed text on verso reads: "© 1933 'Darkest Africa' A Century of Progress Chicago."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-05-03
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with additional accession number: A1994-06-037.
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:
Body arts  Search this
Scarification (Body marking)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1985-143001
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3540

Two natives of Kamaroon, Congo and Masamba, who are distinguished by their facial and body scars

Creator:
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., b&w, 8.5 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Date:
ca. 1933
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Two natives of Kamaroon, Congo and Masamba, who are distinguished by their facial and body scars."
Printed text on verso reads: "© 1933 'Darkest Africa' A Century of Progress Chicago."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-05-04
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with additional accession number: A1995-6-24.
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:
Body arts  Search this
Scarification (Body marking)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1985-143002
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3541

Afrique Equatoriale Française 26. Cameroun. - Dos tatoués en relief; Femmes Grasfield

Photographer:
Moreau, René  Search this
Creator:
Bègue, R.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9.5 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Date:
ca. 1930
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Afrique Equatoriale Française / 26. Cameroun. - Dos tatoués en relief / Femmes Grasfield."
Translated caption reads: "French Equatorial Africa / 26. Cameroon. - Backs tattooed in relief / Grasfield Women."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photographie René Moreau / Edition R Bègue, 9, Rue Cauchois - Paris / Reproduction interdite."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-05-05
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Body arts  Search this
Scarification (Body marking)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1985-143003
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3542

Half of Men's Bible Class Metet, Kamerun, West Africa

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 13.7 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Cameroon -- Adamawa -- Metet
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Half of Men's Bible Class - Metet, / Kamerun, West Africa."
Stamp box reads: "Made in Germany."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-20-06
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with crossed out additional accession number: A1995-13-52.
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:
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1985-143004
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3543

Couleurs du Cameroun 3042 - Griot Bamoun

Creator:
Pavard, C.  Search this
Hoa-Qui (Firm)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bamun (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Date:
ca. 1992
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Couleurs du Cameroun / 3042 - Griot Bamoun / Photo C. Pavard."
Translated caption reads: "Colors of Cameroon / 3042 - Bamun griot (bard)."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Editions HOA-QUI Paris - Printed in France." Manuscript message on verso, date reads: "March 31·92."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-19-02
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
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Topic:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Griots  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1992-024-0001
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3544

Dorf-Häuptlinge in Kamerun

Creator:
Evangelische Missionsgesellschaft in Basel  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 13.7 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Dorf-Häuptlinge in Kamerun."
Translated caption reads: "Village Chiefs in Cameroon."
Printed text on verso reads: "Verlag: Basler Missions-Handlung, duala, Kamerun." Additional printed text on verso reads: "Postkarte - Carte Postale / Union postale universelle / Weltpostuerien." Stamp box reads: "143373."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-20-04
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1993-19-19.
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:
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Leaders  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1993-019-0019
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3545

Lumières D'Afrique N⁰ 28 - Pêche a l'épervier

Photographer:
Denis, Alain, b. 1947  Search this
Creator:
Cineda International  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 10.5 x 14.7 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Date:
ca. 1990
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Collection 'Lumières D'Afrique,' / N⁰ 28 - 'Pêche a l'épervier par Alain Denis."
Translated caption reads: "'Lights on Africa' Collection / Fishing with cast nets by Alain Denis."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Cineda International 15 rue Alfred de Musset 75016 Paris / Imprimé en France en Héliogravure - Reproduction interdite."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-10-02
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Fishing  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1993-024-0001
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3546

Lumieres D'Afrique Foumban, Cameroon, N⁰ 129 - L'Artisanat Bamoun

Photographer:
Denis, Alain, b. 1947  Search this
Creator:
Cineda International  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 11.7 x 17 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bamun (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Cameroon -- West -- Noun -- Foumban
Date:
ca. 1990
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Foumban."
Printed text on verso reads: "Collection 'Lumieres D'Afrique,' / Foumban - Cameroun / N⁰ 129 - L'Artisanat Bamoun par Alain Denis."
Translated caption reads: "'Lights on Africa,' Collection, Foumban - Cameroon / N⁰ 129 - 'Bamoun Crafts,' by Alain Denis."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Imprimé en France pour Cineda International / 5, rue Pergolèse, 75016 Paris - Reproduction interdite."
Photographer's logo on recto: "Alain Denis."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-04-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Artists -- Africa  Search this
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1993-024-0002
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3547

Lumières D'Afrique Limbé, Cameroon, N⁰ 128 - Pêche à la tortue

Photographer:
Denis, Alain, b. 1947  Search this
Creator:
Cineda International  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 11.7 x 17 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bamun (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Seascapes
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Cameroon -- West -- Noun -- Foumban
Date:
ca. 1990
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Limbé."
Printed text on verso reads: "Collection 'Lumières D'Afrique,' / Limbé - Cameroun / N⁰ 128 - Pêche à la tortue - Mile 6 - La baie par Alain Denis."
Translated caption reads: "'Lights on Africa,' Collection, Limbé - Cameroon / N⁰ 128 - Turtle fishing - Mile 6 - The bay by Alain Denis."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Imprimé en France pour Cineda International / 5, rue Pergolèse, 75016 Paris - Reproduction interdite."
Photographer's logo on recto: "Alain Denis."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-10-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Fishing  Search this
Genre/Form:
Seascapes
Picture 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 CM 1993-024-0003
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3548

Bamenda, provincial capital North-West Province, Rep. of Cameroon

Photographer:
Kempf, A.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Cameroon -- Northwest -- Mezam -- Bamenda
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Bamenda, provincial capital / North-West Province, Rep. of Cameroon."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Foto: A. Kempf."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-06-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Cityscape photography  Search this
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1993-024-0004
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3549

Tea Estate Ndu North-West Province, Rep. of Cameroon

Photographer:
Knöpfli, Hans  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Cameroon -- Northwest -- Donga-Mantung -- Ndu
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Tea Estate Ndu / North-West Province, Rep. of Cameroon / Foto: H. Knöpfli."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-01-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Agriculture -- Africa  Search this
Tea -- harvesting of  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1993-024-0005
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3550

Craftsmen of the Handicraft Centre Bali North-West Province, Rep. of Cameroon

Photographer:
Knöpfli, Hans  Search this
Kempf, A.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Cameroon -- Northwest -- Bali
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Traditional carvers - Weaveing of fibers - Engraving of a calabash / Craftsmen of the Handicraft Centre Bali / North-West Province, Rep. of Cameroon."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Fotos: H. Knöpfli/A. Kempf."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-04-02
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Artists -- Africa  Search this
Weaving  Search this
Carving  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1993-024-0006
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3551

Part of Elat Station West Africa Mission

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 8.8 x 13.7 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Cameroon -- Littoral -- Ngambe
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Tikargebiet: King Chunga mit Gefolge in Ngambe."
Translated caption reads: "Tikar territory: Kink Chunga with retinue in Ngambe."
Printed text on verso reads: "Postkarte / 7711."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-15-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1994-06-032
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:
Leaders  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1994-006-0032
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3552

Missionsstation Soppo: Eine durch Missiour Bender vollzogene Taufe

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Date:
ca. 1912
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Missionsstation Soppo: eine durch Missionar Bender vollzogene Taufe."
Translated caption reads: "Mission Soppo: a baptism carried out by missionary Bender."
Printed text on verso reads: "Postcarte / 9569." Manuscript message and address on verso. Postmarked postage stamp on verso, postmark reads: "Feb 26 6 AM 1912 Forestville, Wis."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-39-07
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1994-06-063
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:
Missionaries  Search this
Baptism  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1994-006-0063
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3553

Part of Elat Station West Africa Mission

Creator:
United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.. West Africa Mission  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 8.8 x 13.7 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Cameroon -- South -- Elat -- Geonames
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Part of Elat Station, West Africa Mission."
Stamp box on verso reads: "Made in Germany."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-09-02
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1994-06-082
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:
Education -- Africa  Search this
Missions  Search this
Industry  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1994-006-0082
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3554

Wutegebiet: Missioner Wolff verbindet in Ndumba einen verwundeten Krieger (Im hintergrund Häuptling Tipani mit drei seiner frauen)

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Wutegebiet: Missioner Wolff verbindet in Ndumba einen verwundeten Krieger (Im hintergrund Häuptling Tipani mit drei seiner frauen)."
Translated caption reads: [Wutegebiet: Missionary Wolff in Ndumba bandages a wounded soldier (in the background, chief Tipani with his three wives)]?
Printed text on verso reads: "Postcarte / 7714."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-39-06
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1994-06-084
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:
Missionaries  Search this
Leaders  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1994-006-0084
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3555

Banén: Bilder von einer Reise des Missionars Hofmeister u. Frau Im Gebirge

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Banén: Bilder von einer Reise des Missionars Hofmeister u. Frau Im Gebirge."
Translated caption reads: "Images from a journey of the missionary Hofmeister and wife and in the mountains."
Printed text on verso reads: "Postcarte / 7707."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-39-05
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1994-06-085
Collection Restrictions:
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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:
Missionaries  Search this
Travel  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1994-006-0085
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3556

Couleurs du Cameroun 3017 - Réception au palais du sultan de Foumban

Photographer:
Pavard, C.  Search this
Creator:
Hoa-Qui (Firm)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Cameroon -- West -- Noun -- Foumban
Date:
ca. 1992
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Couleurs du Cameroun / 3017 - Réception au palais du sultan de Foumban / Photo C. Pavard."
Translated caption reads: "Colors of Cameroon / 3017 - Reception at the palace of the Sultan of Foumban."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Editions Hoa-Qui Paris, Printed in France."
Manuscript message on verso, date reads: "12.7.92."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-15-07
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1995-9-1.
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:
Leaders  Search this
Architecture -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1995-009-0001
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3557

Wrestling Match Kamerun, West Africa

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 13.7 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Cameroon -- Adamawa -- Metet
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Wrestling Match - Kamerun, / West Africa."
Stamp box reads: "Made in Germany."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-21-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with crossed out additional accession number: A1995-13-52.
Collection Restrictions:
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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:
Recreation -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1995-013-0044
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3558

One Method of Transportation in Kamerun, West Africa

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 13.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Cameroon
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "One Method of Transportation in Kamerun, West Africa."
Stamp box reads: "Made in Germany."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CM-47-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Verso labeled with former accession number format: A1995-13-45
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:
Transportation -- Africa  Search this
Rickshaws  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture 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 CM 1995-013-0045
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 7: Cameroon (CM)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3559

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