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Dr. Block African sculpture photographic slides, undated.

Identifier: PSC 132

Studio slides of African sculptures and figures. Objects from Liberia, French Sudan, Ivory and Gold Coast, Gabun, British Nigeria and Belgian Congo.

Dates: undated

Photographs of African people and culture

Identifier: PPC .A381
Scope and Content Note The majority of this collection consists of photographs and photographic postcards of African people, locations and objects. Many of the photographs are portraits and various cultures are represented. Most of the images are captioned and several items are accompanied by brief notes.The earliest dated item is among a group of photographs collected by Franz Uri Boas for research (Folder 1). These include various objects of ritual and daily use, pygmies at the 1904 St. Louis...
Dates: circa 1904-1950

Spirits in Steel: The Art of the Kalabari Masquerade exhibition photographic slides

Identifier: PSC 615
Scope and Contents

Views of the temporary exhibition, Spirits in Steel: The Art of the Kalabari Masquerade, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1998-1999. Sculpture by the Southeastern Nigerian Kalabari artist Sokari Douglas Camp. Studio photographs of two sculptures: Big Alagba and Sikibo taken in 1999.

Dates: 1998-1999