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Nigeria: Art and Everyday Life photographic slides, 1978.

Identifier: PSC 82B


Slides of artifacts displayed in the temporary exhibition Nigeria: Art and Everyday Life, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1978. Studio images of 7 different objects including Yoruba twins (Ibejis), pair of Edan Ogbani cult staffs, leopard hip mask, Yoruba headdress among others. Images possibly used for publications and press articles.


  • 1978

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0.5 Linear Feet (1 box )

22 Photographic Slides

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condition reviewed 20110826 good

General Note

Slide numbers 82-11 to 82-17, 89-146 to 89-154.

General Note

11 slides originally housed in PSC 89, now combined with this collection.

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4 unmounted and unlabeled slides.

General Note

Contains duplicates.

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The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017). Minimal level collection record created with support from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Hidden Collections grant, 2010.

Repository Details

Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository

American Museum of Natural History
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