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Congo Français Congo Français et Dépendances - Groupe Sango à Mobaye

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 - Sango tribe in Mobaye''. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
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  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 1985-140129-01
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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
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1005

Congo Français Congo Français et Dépendances - Le papayer mâle

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 - Pawpaw tree''. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
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  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 1985-140132-01
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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
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1008

Congo Français Congo Français - Passage de Mme B. à Ouesso (Haute-Sangha)

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. Stopover of Mrs. B. in Ouesso (Upper-Sangha)''. In the foreground, woman surrounded by men holding elephants tusks. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema
Local Numbers:
Audema 0311
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
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  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 1985-140146
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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-ref1022

Congo Français Congo Français - Types N'Goundis - Nola (Haute-Sangha)

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. N'Goundis - Nola Types - (Upper Sangha)''. Young boy sitting, women wearing necklaces behind him and men holding spears. Photograph by J. Audema
Local Numbers:
Audema 0330
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
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  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 A0330
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF) / Audema
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Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1040

Congo Français Congo Français - Groupe de femmes Pandé - Haute-Sangha

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. Group of Pandé women - Upper-Sangha''. Women wearing jewellery and bracelets at their ankles and knees. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema
Local Numbers:
Audema 0341
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
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  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 A0341
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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-ref1041

Congo Français Congo Français - Type Boubou -Rivière Mobaye

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. Boubou Type - Mobaye River''. Group of four warriors wearing metal bracelets at their ankles and arms, necklaces made of shells. Two of them holding shield and spears. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema
Local Numbers:
Audema 0384
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
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
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 A0384
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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-ref1042

Algeria ALGERIE - Mauresques voilées, tenue de ville

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. 1933]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Edition A.F.; series 20.
Printed text on recto reads: " Edit. A.F. 20 ALGER. - Mauresques voilées, tenue de ville." Translated caption reads: [ALGERIA - Veiled Moorish women, city outfits.] Manuscript on recto reads: "1933."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-01
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:
Portraits  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 1995-0020-01
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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
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1137

Algeria SCÈNES ET TYPES - ALGER - Deux bonnes Amies

Creator:
Edition A.F.  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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by Edition A.F.; series 84.
Text on recto reads: "Edit. A.F. 84 SCÈNES ET TYPES - ALGER - Deux bonnes Amies." Translated caption reads: [SCENES AND CHARACTERS - ALGIERS - Two good friends.] Two young girls between palm branches, wearing coin necklaces, headscarves, one kissing the cheek of her friend.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-03
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:
Portraits  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 1995-0020-03
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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
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1139

Algeria Comble nègre - Culotte sa pipe au lieu de se culotter soi-même

Creator:
Mattarèse, V.  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. 1911]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "Comble nègre. - Culotte sa pipe au lieu de se culotter soi-même." Translated caption reads: ''Negro Comble. - Seasoning his pipe instead of putting on drawers''. Right profile of a black man wearing a cache-sexe, sitting in a chair left leg crossed on right leg, holding a large fan in his hand, smoking a long and narrow pipe.
Additional text on recto reads: "V. Mattarèse, Philippeville (Algèrie)." Postmarked stamp on recto, postmark reads: "ALGER - 1650- 27-10-11- STRASBOURG." Verso signature reads: "G. VINCENT." Addressed to: "Monsieur et Madame Besnard - 7 rue Eugène Labiche - Paris."
Red ink stamp on verso reads: "JCB."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-04
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:
Portraits  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 1995-0020-04
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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
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ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1140

Algeria Vieille Femme de Bellihoud

Creator:
S.P.G.A.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., monochrome, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard printed by S.P.G.A.
Printed text on verso reads: "Vieille Femme de Bellihoud." Translated caption reads: [Old woman of Billehoud.] Woman adorned in ornaments, burnous, and a large shawl folded on her head.
Additional printed text on verso reads: "L'ALGÉRIE - Terre accueillante, aux sites inoubliables, au climat idéal, vous convie aux fêtes de son Centenaire en 1930." Translated verso reads: "ALGERIA - Welcoming land, unforgettable locations, ideal climate, invites you to its 100th birthday in 1930.]
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-05
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:
Portraits  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 1995-0020-05
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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-ref1141

Algeria MISSIONS DES PÈRES BLANCS - Kabylie - Deux Soeurs Chrétiennes

Creator:
White Fathers Mission  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
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "MISSIONS DES PÈRES BLANCS - Kabylie - Deux Soeurs Chrétiennes." Translated caption reads: [MISSIONS OF THE WHITE FATHERS - KABYLIE - Two christian sisters.] Two young sisters: the oldest one having her arm around the shoulder of her young sister. Both of them wearing cross shape pendants, beads necklaces, headbands. Large circular medallion on the chest of the older sister. Verso reads: "Cher Monsieur l'Abbé - Merci de vos si aimables cartes postales - Nous nous sommes demandés en effet ce que vous êtiez devenu. Le jeudi de l'Ascension nous sommes allés quelques jeunes et moi, prendre de vos nouvelles chez vous - une jeune mauresque nous a dit que le ''marabout'' était parti en France - Merci encore de vos si précieuse..." Translated verso reads: [Dear Father - Thank you for your gracious postcards - We were wondering what happened to you. On Ascension day, we went myself and some young people, to ask about you at your place - a young Moorish woman said to us that the ''Marabout'' was gone to France - Thanks again for your so precious...]
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-06
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:
Portraits  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 1995-0020-06
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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-ref1142

Algeria Types Algériens (femmes voilées)

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: "(16) Types Algériens (femmes voilées)." Translated caption reads: ''Algerian Types (veiled women)''. Two women wrapped in haik, veils covering faces up to the eyes.
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Guiglion, Constantine."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-07
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:
Portraits  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 1995-0020-07
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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-ref1143

Algeria Une rue à Bou-Saada

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: "102 - Une Rue à Bou-Saada." Translated caption reads: [A street in Bou-Saada.] Group of young children on the streetwalk.
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Fabrique de Bijouterie Indigène- Curiosités Arabes - Bijoux & Armes Anciens - A. RATTO MAGANA - 12, rue Socgemah, 12 - ALGER - Entre la Rue Bruce et la Place Jênina - Maison Mauresque." Translated recto reads: ''Factory of Native Jellewery - Arab interests- Antique jellewery and weapons - A. RATTO MAGANA - 12 street Socgemah, 12 - ALGIERS - Between Bruce street and Jênina place - Moorish House.]
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-08
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:
Portraits  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 1995-0020-08
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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-ref1144

Algeria ALGÉRIE - Marchand d'étoffes

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. 1904]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "117. ALGÉRIE - Marchand d'étoffes." Translated caption reads: [ALGERIA - Fabric merchant.] Old man holding different striped fabric in his arms, wearing himself a striped burnous and a turban.
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Collection Idéale P.S." Manuscript on recto reads: "Mademoiselle - Puisque les cartes d'Aveiro ne sont pas toutes jolies - J'y renonce - Meilleur et cordial souvenir - M. Olivier - 20 Mai 1904." Translated recto reads: [Miss - Since all Aveiro's postcards aren't nice. I gave up. Sincerely - M. Olivier - May 20, 1904.]
Recto postmarked stamp. Verso postmarked reads: ''AVEIRO - 29 MAI 04''. Addressed to: "Mademoiselle Maria Jose Pinto - Rue Direita -AVEIRO - Portugal."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-09
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
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 1995-0020-09
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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-ref1145

Algeria ALGER - Femme de Bou-Saada

Creator:
Vollenweider, Arnold  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 Arnold Vollenweider, Photograveur- 4, rue Divan, Alger; no. 120.
Printed text on recto reads: "N⁰ 120. - Alger. - Femme de Bou-Saada." Translated caption reads: [ALGIERS - Woman of Bou-Saada.] Profile of a young woman wearing a sash around her head, earings, and haik held to her tunique with decorative fasteners.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-10
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
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 1995-0020-10
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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-ref1146

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 Mauresques costumes de ville

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. 183.
Printed text on recto reads: "Mauresques costumes de ville." Translated caption reads: [Moorish women - city outfit.] Veiled women wearing haik. One leaning on a railing, the other one facing her.
Additional printed text on recto, incorportated into photographic image reads: "LEROUX," and "1269."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-11b
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Numbering Peculiarities Note:
Accession number changed from EEPA AE 1995-0020-11bis to EEPA AE 1995-0020-11b, electronic file name of digitized image will remain EEPA AE 1995-0020-11bis.
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
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 1995-0020-11b
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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-ref1148

Algeria Souvenir d'ALGÉRIE

Creator:
L.V. & Cie  Search this
Verger, Léopold  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 L.V. & Cie; series 128.
Printed text on recto reads: "Souvenir d'ALGÉRIE / Jeunes Arabes Jouant aux cartes / Marché Arabe / Arabes assis sur des nattes / Femme Arabe coiffée de bijoux Kabyles / L.V. Cie 128." Translated captions read: [GREETINGS FROM ALGERIA / Young Arabs playing cards / Arab market / Arabs sitting on mats / Arab woman wearing Kabyle jewelry.]
Postmarked stamp on verso. Spanish manuscript on verso. Signed: "Esther Fernandes." Addressed to: "Mrs. Lincoln / 2000 Commonwealth Ave / Boston / Mass. / Estados Unidos."
Printed text on verso: "Édition Photo L.V.S." Logo reads: "AquaPhoto Paris"
Additional accession number written on verso: "A1995-13-37"
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-12
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:
Portraits  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 1995-0020-12
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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-ref1149

Algeria Une Ouled Naïl

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:
Ouled Naïl  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Algeria
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "1148 Une Ouled Naïl." Translated caption reads: [An Ouled Naïl woman.] Left profile of a woman wearing sashes in her head and ornaments. Large hooped earring and coins necklaces. A circular medallion in the middle of her chest and an embroidered dress.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-14
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
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 1995-0020-14
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-ref1151

Algeria Un Marabout dans l'extrême Sud Algérien

Creator:
A.D.I.A.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., monochrome, 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 Imprimerie A.D.I.A. - 55, ch. de St-Roch - Nice.
Printed text on recto reads: "8047 - Un Marabout dans extrême Sud Algérien." Translated caption reads: [A Marabout in the farthest south of Algeria.]Woman wearing a long gown, held by carved fasteners, sash around her head, and holding a jar in her left hand. Palm trees in the background.
Printed text on verso reads: "Impr. A.D.I.A. - 55, ch. de St-Roch - NICE-."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AE-20-15
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
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 1995-0020-15
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-ref1152

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