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Congo Français Congo Français et Dépendances - Un hôte dangereux tué près de l'Hôtel du Lieutenant Gouverneur à Bangui

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Translated caption reads: ''French Congo and Territories - A dangerous host killed near by the Lieutenant-Governor headquarters in Bangui''. In the foreground two men carrying a leopard attached by his paws, in the background leader and children. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
Collection Restrictions:
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Topic:
Hunting  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Leopard  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 1985-140142-01
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF) / Audema
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1018

Congo Français Congo Français - L'Ami de Banziville

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Translated caption reads: ''French Congo - The friend of Banziville'' Elephant and his tamers in a river. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema
Local Numbers:
Audema 0431
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
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Topic:
Armed Forces  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Elephants  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 1985-140145
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF) / Audema
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1021

Algeria ALGÉRIE

Creator:
Meunier, A.  Search this
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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
1927
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by A. Meunier.
Printed text on recto reads: "ALGÉRIE." Additional printed text on recto reads: "A. Meunier." Translated caption reads: "ALGERIA''. Primary image on recto: geographic map of Algeria; secondary recto image in upper left corner: illustration of a man seated on a horse.
Postmarks on verso. Stamp removed.
Manuscript on verso reads: "Paris, le 25 avril 1927 - Mon cher Consul Général et bon Ami - Depuis quelque temps déjà, je suis privé de vos nouvelles, lesquelles, je l'espère continuent à être bonnes - J'avais traduit, ainsi que je vous l'ai écrit, l'article que vous aviez consacré dans 'O Seculo', aux précurseurs de Colomb, à seule fin de vous faire de la réclame pour votre érudition, or, par suite d'une négligence, tout est perdu et j'en suis contrarié ! Pourriez-vous me faire adresser un nouvel exemplaire du Seculo qui renfermait l'article. Merci d'avance - Peut-être n'avez-vous pas reçu ma dernière carte ? Il est vrai que ce fut au moment des troubles. Affectueuse poignée de main votre toujours dévoué E. Cravoisier. Adresse: Monsieur Antonio Ferreira de Serpa- Ancien Consul Général - Campo Grande, 156- Lisbonne - Portugal." Translated manuscript on verso reads: [Paris, April 25, 1927 - My dear General Consul and friend - It has been a while since I have received any news from you, which I hope are still good- I translated, as I wrote to you, the article which you dedicated in ''O Seculo'', to the precursors of Columbus, in the intention to advertise your erudition, but, due to a negligence, everything is lost and I am really bothered ! Could you send me a new copy of Seculo which contained the article. Thanks in advance - Maybe you didn't receive my last postcard ? It is true it was during troubled times. Yours faithfully E. Cravoisier. Addressed to: Mr. Antonio Ferreira de Serpa - Former General Consul - Campo Grande, 156- Lisbonne - Portugal.]
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-06-33
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
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Topic:
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Domestic animals  Search this
Maps  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 1995-0006-33
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1082

Algeria Une rue du vieux Biskra

Creator:
A.D.I.A.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., col., 9 x 14 cm)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by A.D.I.A.; series 8027.
Printed text on recto reads: "8027 - Une rue du vieux Biskra." Translated caption reads: [A street of the old Biskra.] Printed text on verso reads: "Photocouleur A.D.I.A. - (St. Roch), Nice (A.M.)" Group of children in the street, one sitting on the back of a donkey, in the background man near a ditch.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-06-42
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0006-42
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1091

Algeria COLOMB-BECHAR (Sud-Oran) - Le Marché

Creator:
Collection Idéale P.S.  Search this
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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Collection Idéale P.S.; series 5.
Printed text on recto reads: "5. - COLOMB-BECHAR (Sud-Oran) - Le Marché. Collection Idéale P.S." Translated caption reads: ''COLOMB-BECHAR (South of Oran) - The Market. In the foreground man standing wearing a burnous with hood, camels and caravanserai in the background.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-16-05
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:
Marketplaces  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0016-05
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1125

Algeria Sidi-Okba - Place du marché

Creator:
Photographie Saharienne (Biskra)  Search this
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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Edition Maurice Maure, Biskra; series 74.
Printed text on recto reads: "74 SIDI OKBA - Place du marché." Translated caption reads: ''Sidi-Okba - Marketplace''. In the foreground child, men, tents and donkeys in the background.
Printed text on verso reads: "Edition Maurice Maure, Biskra."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-16-08
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:
Marketplaces  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0016-08
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1128

Algeria TOUGGOURT - Place du Marché

Creator:
Bougault, Alexandre  Search this
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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "TOUGGOURT - Place du Marché." Translated caption reads: ''TOUGGOURT - Marketplace''. Additional printed text on recto, lower right corner, reads: "A. Bougault." In the foreground, goats, sheep and merchants; palm trees in the background.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-16-11
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:
Marketplaces  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0016-11
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1131

Algeria SCÈNES ET TYPES - Marché aux moutons

Creator:
La Cigogne  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., col., 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Edition La Cigogne, 20 Bd Carnot, Alger; series 600.
Printed text on verso reads: "600. - SCÈNES ET TYPES - Marché aux moutons." Translated caption reads: [SCENES AND CHARACTERS - Sheep market.] Sheep in the foreground, merchants negotiating in the background.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-16-12
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:
Marketplaces  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0016-12
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1132

Algeria ALGÉRIE - Café Maure en plein air

Creator:
Collection Idéale P.S.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., col., 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "444. ALGÉRIE - Café Maure en plein air." Translated caption reads: ''ALGERIA - Outdoor Moorish cafe''. Additional printed text on recto reads: "Collection Idéale P.S." Man outside a tent preparing coffee, group of men wearing burnous in the left side.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-16-13
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:
Marketplaces  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0016-13
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1133

Algeria SCÈNES ET TYPES - Dans l'Oasis à Biskra

Creator:
Edition A.F.  Search this
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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Edition A.F.; series 75.
Printed text on recto reads: "75 SCÈNES ET TYPES - Dans l'Oasis à Biskra. Edit. A. F." Translated caption reads: [SCENES AND CHARACTERS - Inside Biskra's oasis.] Two young childen on a donkey held by a man wearing a burnous, in the background palm trees.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-02
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:
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0020-02
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1138

Algeria Armée D'Afrique - Officier Indigéne de Spahis

Creator:
Leroux, A. ((Alexandre), 1836-1912  Search this
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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by "Phot. Leroux. Alger," no. 235.
Printed text on recto reads: "Armée D'Afrique - Officier Indigéne de Spahis." Translated caption reads: [AFRICAN ARMY - Native officer of Spahis.] Left profile of an officer riding his horse, wearing burnous and turban.
Additional printed text on recto reads: " N⁰ 235," "Phot. Leroux. Alger."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-11a
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Accession number changed from EEPA AE 1995-0020-11 to EEPA AE 1995-0020-11a, electronic file name of digitized image will remain EEPA AE 1995-0020-11.
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  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0020-11a
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1147

Algeria Un Méhariste

Creator:
Editeur Chapelle (Constantine)  Search this
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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Editeur Chapelle, Constantine; series 1144.
Printed text on recto reads: "1144 Un Méhariste." Translated caption reads: [A meharist.] Young man on his camel, a rifle on his left side, wearing turban and burnous, in the background a group of people.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-13
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:
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0020-13
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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-ref1150

Algeria BISKRA - Enfants se baignant dans la Séguia

Creator:
Lévy Fils et Cie.  Search this
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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Levy Fils et Cie; series 10.
Printed text on recto reads: "10 BISKRA - Enfants se baignant dans la Séguia.- LL." Translated caption reads: ''BISKRA. Children taking a bath in the Séguia''. In the foreground, group of children with their feet in the river, man walking behind a camel in the middleground, oasis in the background.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-17
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:
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0020-17
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1154

Algeria Arabe à cheval

Creator:
Neurdein frères  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., col., 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Neurdein Frères; series 308 A.
Printed text on recto reads: "308 A Arabe à cheval. Collections ND. Phot."Translated caption reads: [Arab horserider.] Manuscript on recto reads: ''Algerie."
Hand-tinted.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-68
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:
Portraits  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0020-68
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1205

Algeria Bassour d'une Mariée indigène dans l'extrême-sud

Creator:
Collection Régence  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
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "251. - Bassour d'une Mariée indigène dans l'extrême-sud." Translated caption reads: [Bassour of a native bride in the farthest South.] In the foreground a woman stands wearing an embroided dress and a shawl around her head. Camels behind her bear a heavily loaded palanquin decorated with embroided material.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-23-07
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:
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0023-07
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1219

Algeria Spahis sahariens avec leurs montures (coursiers du désert)

Creator:
Geiser, Jean  Search this
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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "29 Spahis sahariens avec leurs montures (coursiers du désert)." Translated caption reads: [Spahis from the Sahara with their camels - (steeds of the desert).]
Additional printed text on recto reads: "J. Geiser, phot.-Alger."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-24-01
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:
Transportation -- Africa  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Domestic animals  Search this
Camels  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 1995-0024-01
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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-ref1220

Algeria Biskra - Ancien fort au vieux Biskra

Creator:
Geiser, Jean  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
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Collection PHOT.
Printed text on recto reads: "Biskra - Ancien fort au vieux Biskra." Translated caption reads: [Biskra- Old Fort inside the old Biskra.] Group of men wearing burnous passing by with camels carrying goods. In the middleground the fort, in the background, palm trees inside the oasis.
Additional printed text on recto reads: "38 / J. Geiser, Alger."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-24-02
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:
Transportation -- Africa  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0024-02
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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-ref1221

Algeria BISKRA - Chameaux avec Bassour

Creator:
Photographie Saharienne (Biskra)  Search this
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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Algeria -- Wilaya de Biskra -- Biskra
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "BISKRA - Chameaux avec Bassour." Translated caption reads: [BISKRA - Camels with Bassour.] Additional printed text on recto reads: "Maure, phot., Biskra 59."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-24-03
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
Mammals  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0024-03
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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-ref1222

Algeria Passage de l'Oued El-Outaïa par une Caravane

Creator:
Neurdein frères  Search this
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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Neurdein Frères; series 548 A.
Printed text on recto reads: "548 A - Passage de l'Oued El-Outaïa par une Caravane. ND Phot." Translated caption reads: [A caravan crossing the river El-Outaïa.]
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-24-04
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
Mammals  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0024-04
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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-ref1223

Algeria BISKRA - Palanquins et Bassours - Départ d'une caravane

Creator:
Bougault, Alexandre  Search this
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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by A. Bougault; series 61.
Printed text on recto reads: 61. BISKRA - Palanquins et Bassours - Départ d'une Caravane. A. Bougault [logo featuring an anchor]." Translated caption reads: [BISKRA - Palanquins and Bassours- Departure of a caravan.]
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-24-05
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:
Transportation -- Africa  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Domestic animals  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 1995-0024-05
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-ref1224

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