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Creator:
Lévy Fils et Cie.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Ouled Naïl  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Lévy Fils et Cie; series 6076.
Printed text on recto reads: "6070 SCÈNES ET TYPES - Ouled-Nails en Palanquin. - LL." Translated caption reads: [SCENES AND CHARACTERS - Ouled-Nails with palanquin.] Camel seatted on the ground, woman inside the palanquin with a small dog or puppy on her lap, two women standing on both sides of the camel.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-24-06
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:
Transportation -- Africa  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Domestic animals  Search this
Dogs  Search this
Camels -- as carriers  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 AE 1995-0024-06
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1225