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Congo Français Congo Français - Musiciens Lindas Kouango

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. Lindas Kouango musicians''. Two musicians sitting on the ground, wearing lips ornaments on their upper lips, one playing a xylophone, the other one playing drum, in the background group of village people. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema
Local Numbers:
Audema 0503
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
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:
Music  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 A0503
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1043

Algeria Un musicien

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 105 A
Printed text on recto reads: "105 A - Un musicien. ND Phot." Translated caption reads: [A musician.] Drummer standing in a street, wearing baggy pants and turban around his head.
Postmarked stamp on recto. Postmark not legible. Manuscript on verso reads: "Bonjour - A. Rabut." Addressed to "M. Rabut - 33 rue Fernand - Au Perreux - (Seine) - France."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-19-01
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:
Music  Search this
Musicians  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 1995-0019-01
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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-ref1134

Algeria Biskra - Calamini

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 143.
Printed text on recto reads: "Biskra - Calamini." Man standing in a street, taping on a drum with a stick, wearing baggy pants and hat. Additional printed text on recto reads: "Maure, phot., Biskra 143."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-19-02
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:
Music  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 1995-0019-02
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1135

Algeria Une jolie Musicienne

Creator:
Compagnie Alsacienne des arts Photomécaniques  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photoprint., 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 Compagnie Alsacienne des arts Photomécaniques, series 1062.
Printed text on verso reads: "1062 Une jolie Musicienne," "'Real-Photo' C.A.P. Strasbourg." Translated caption reads: ''A pretty musician''. Young girl seated with a stringed instrument, wearing sashes around her head, a burnous above her gown.
Publisher's logo: "C.A.P." on recto.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-19-03
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
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Topic:
Music  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 1995-0019-03
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1136

Algeria Alger - Musicien Nègre

Creator:
Lévy Fils et Cie.  Search this
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
Algeria
Algeria, -- Wilaya d'Alger, -- Algiers
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "200 Alger. - Musicien Nègre. - LL."
Translated caption reads: "Algiers. - Negro Musician."
Item number on recto: "200." Publisher's logo on recto: "LL."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-19-04
General:
Title source: Abbreviated postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
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Topic:
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Stringed instruments  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 AE 2013-001-0326
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 2: Algeria (AE)
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1263

Musicians Angola

Creator:
Osorio & Seabra  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm)
Container:
Volume 2 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[ca. 1904]
Scope and Contents:
Image of two musicians. Printed caption on recto reads: "274. Angola; Tocadores."
Manuscript on recto, signed and dated, date reads: "11-10-904." Address on verso. Stamp and postmarks on verso. Postmarks read: "13 Nov 04" and, "17.Out.1904."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-19-01
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject.
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:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments  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 AO 1985-142086
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1358

Musical Instruments Marimbas

Creator:
Casa 31 de Janeiro  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 2 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of two musicians. Text on front reads: "Instrumentos musicos (Marimbas); Musical Instruments (Marimbas)."
Printed text on verso reads: "Casa 31 de Janeiro, Loanda."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-19-02
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject.
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
Musical instruments  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 AO 1985-142087
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 3: Angola (AO)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1359

11. Missions des Pères Blancs Afrique Centrale; Orchestre Indigène

Creator:
White Fathers Mission  Search this
Bernard, J.  Search this
White Fathers  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
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burundi
Date:
[ca. 1933]
Scope and Contents:
Original caption reads, "Missions des Pères Blancs - Afrique Centrale - Orchestre Indigène."
Translated title reads, "Missions of the White Fathers-Central Africa. Native Orchestra." Additional printed text on recto reads: "Edit, Imp J. Bernard, St Etienne."
Manuscript message and address on verso, date reads: "3/5/33." Postmarked postage stamps on verso: "St Leger (Luxemb)."
Translated text on verso reads, "Happy to recive your nice letter, and I have been very touched with the memories that you keep of me. I have just returned to the country after 3 1/2 months in Algeria. I returned via Rome whre I spend 11 days. I was there for Easter. I am travelling for fun (...) The time will still pass very quickly. I must pack my minks and in September take the boat. Needless to say without regret. One feels a stranger in Belgium and I hasten to return to Urundi (...) keep well all of you and see you soon." Addressed to Mr et Me Moutarle, Administrateur à Usumbura (Urundi Belge) via Suez."
Local Numbers:
EEPA BD-19-01
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:
Music -- Africa  Search this
Orchestra  Search this
Musical instruments  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 BD 2011-001-0352
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 6: Burundi (BD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1894

1. Congo Français Brazzaville: La Fanfare du patronage

Creator:
Impriméries Réunies de Nancy  Search this
Leray  Search this
Augouard  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
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Commune de Brazzaville, -- Brazzaville
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "1. Congo Français. Brazzaville: La Fanfare du Patronage sonnant l'arrivée de Monseigneur Augouard."
Translated caption reads: "1. French Congo. Brazzaville: The Brass band of the Patronage sounding bishop Augouard's arrival."
Publisher's logo on recto: "Impr. Réunies de Nancy." Additional printed text on recto reads: "Col. Leray - Cliché Augouard."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-47
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
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Topic:
Portrait photography  Search this
Music  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Missions  Search this
Children  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 CF 1985-140515
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1939

Afrique Equatoriale Française 36. Oubangui Chari: Femmes au tam-tam

Photographer:
Moreau, René  Search this
Creator:
Bègue, R.  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:
Ubangi  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Ubangi-Shari
Central African Republic
Date:
[ca. 1920]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Afrique Equatoriale Française / 36. Oubangui Chari. - Femmes au tam-tam."
Translated caption reads: "French Equatorial Africa / 36. Oubangui Chari. - Women at the tam-tam."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photographie René Moreau / Edition R. Bègue, 9, Rue Cauchois Paris / Reproduction interdite."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-65
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  Search this
Dance  Search this
Music  Search this
Body arts  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 CF 1985-140773
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2151

14. Brazzaville Types d'Indigènes

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Commune de Brazzaville, -- Brazzaville
Date:
[ca. 1936]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "14. Brazzaville. - Types d'Indigènes."
Translated caption reads: "14. Brazzaville. - 'Native' types."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto. Manuscript address on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-20-94
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  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Music  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Body arts  Search this
Labrets  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 CF 1985-140803
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2174

[Group of men dancing/playing music]

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph, b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Stamp box bears photographic cardstock manufacturer's identiication: "Velox."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-19-01
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:
Music  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Dance  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 CF 1985-140804
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2175

75. Congo Brazzavile: Un Tam-Tam; jeu des bâtons

Creator:
Vialle (Brazzaville)  Search this
Meyrignac et Puydebois (Brive)  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
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Commune de Brazzaville, -- Brazzaville
Date:
[ca. 1906]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "75. - Brazzaville. - Un Tam-Tam; jeu des bâtons."
Translated caption reads: "75. Brazzaville; A Tam-Tam; game of sticks."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Cliché Vialle, Brazzavile - Phototypie Meyrignac et Puydebois, Brive (France)."
Postmarks on recto and verso, manuscript note and address on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-19-02
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:
Music  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Dance  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 CF 1985-140805
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2176

98. Congo Français Conservatoire de Musique de Banziris: joueurs de ballophon

Creator:
Mission Catholique de Brazzaville  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
Culture:
Banziri (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1907]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "98. Congo Français / Conservatoire de Musique de Banziris / Joueurs de Ballophon."
Translated caption reads: "98. French Congo / Banziri Music Conservatory / Balo Players."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Mission Catholique de Brazzaville."
Postmarks on recto and verso; manuscript note on recto, address on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-19-03
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:
Balos  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Music  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 CF 1985-140806
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2177

Congo Français Haut-Oubangui: Divers tams-tams à Zande

Creator:
Giraud, G.  Search this
Impriméries Réunies de Nancy  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
Culture:
Zande (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Congo Français - Haut-Oubangui / Divers tams-tams à Zande."
Translated caption reads: "French Congo. / Upper Ubangi / Various drums of the Zande."
Publisher's logo on recto: "Impr. Réunies de Nancy." Additional printed text on recto reads: "N. 26. - Collection G. Giraud - Reproduction interdite."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-19-04
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:
Drums  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Music  Search this
Children  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 CF 1985-140808
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2179

Congo Français No. 11. Musiciens indigenes

Creator:
Visser, Robert, 1860-1937  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
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1906]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Congo Français. No. 11. Musiciens indigenes."
Translated caption reads: "French Congo. No.11. Indigenous musicians."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Photographie R. Visser, Déposé."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Items EEPA CF-19-05 and EEPA CF-19-06 are duplicate postcard excepting slight caption variation.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-19-06
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:
Musical instruments  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Music  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 CF 1985-140814
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2184

Congo No. 11. Musiciens indigenes

Creator:
Visser, Robert, 1860-1937  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
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1906]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Congo. No. 11. Musiciens indigenes."
Translated caption reads: "Congo. No.11. Indigenous musicians."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Photographie R. Visser, Déposé."
Postmarked postage stamp and manuscript address on verso, manuscript caption on recto.
Items EEPA CF-19-05 and EEPA CF-19-06 are duplicate postcard excepting slight caption variation.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-19-05
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:
Musical instruments  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Music  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 CF 1985-140815
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2185

6. Tam-tam de Bayas à Ouesso (Sanga)

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.; collotype.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Gbaya (African people)  Search this
Sanga (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Sangha Region -- Ouesso
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "6. Tam-tam de Bayas à Ouesso (Sanga)." Translated caption reads: "6. Baya tam-tam at Ouesso (Sanga)."
Items EEPA CF-08-04 and CF-08-05 appear to be from same series. Recto images possibly photographed at same event.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-08-05
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:
Dance  Search this
Music -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments -- Africa  Search this
Drums  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 CF 2008-015-0002
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2273

25. Elisabethville. La musique de l'école professionnelle

Creator:
Salesian Missions, Inc.  Search this
Società Editrice Internazionale (Torino)  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
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Katanga Province -- Lubumbashi -- (Elisabethville)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Translated postcard caption reads: "Elisabethville. The professional school band."
Printed text on recto reads: "Missions Salésiennes du Congo Belge - Troisième Série / Salesiaansche Zendingen in Belgisch Congo - Derde Reeks / 25. Elisabethville. La musique de l'Ecole professionnelle. / Elizabethstad - Het muziekkorps der beroepschool."
Printed text on verso reads: "Grâce a votre charité nous avons pu fonder des Missions jusque'aux extrémites de la terr. / -Le Vénérable Don Bosco." Text is repeated in Dutch. Publisher's logo on verso: "SEIT." Additional printed text on verso reads: "Società Editrice Internazionale - Torino."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-09-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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  Search this
Music  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  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 CG 1985-140630
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2311

Belgian Congo Xylofone

Photographer:
Zagourski, Casimir  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 8.5 x 14 cm)
Container:
Volume 2 CG
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
[ca. 1948]
Scope and Contents:
Image of two Congo musicians playing a xylophone and a drum. Image is a duplicate of that used for item EEPA 1987-241134, No. 134. Xylophone, of the Casimir Zagourski collection, L'Afrique Qui Disparat! Series 1.
Manuscript on recto. Dated manuscript message and address on verso. Stamps and postmark on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-19-36
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:
Music  Search this
Musicians -- Africa  Search this
Musical instruments  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 CG 1985-142088
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2354

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