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Field Work in the Western Region (Nigeria): Portrait of a Yoruba Woman

Creator
Turner, Lorenzo Dow 1890-1972
Subject
Turner, Lorenzo Dow
Date
1951
Type
Negatives
Physical Description
1 photographic negative : b&w; 35mm
Restrictions & Rights
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu
Local number
ACMA LDT-N-R14-434
Culture
Yoruba (African people)
Notes
Title is provided by ACMA Archives staff based on researcher's notes.
This photograph was taken by Lorenzo Dow Turner while conducting field research in Nigeria, on a Fulbright Research Award from March 1951 through December 1951.
The Lorenzo Dow Turner papers were donated to the Anacostia Community Museum in 2003 by Professor Turner's widow, Lois Turner Williams. Additional materials were donated in the spring of 2010 by Mrs. Turner Williams.
Organization
Lorenzo Dow Turner papers are arranged into seven main categories; Lorenzo Dow Turner papers, Series 5: Photographs, ca. 1890-1974 is organized into five subdivisions which include one or several items of original materials; Sub-series 5.4: Research is ultimately divided by the country where field research was conducted. This negative is included in Sub-series 5.4.1: Research: Africa
Cite as
Lorenzo Dow Turner papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Lois Turner Williams
Repository Loc.
Anacostia Community Museum Archives, MRC-777 1901 Fort Place, SE, Washington, DC 20020 (tel. 202.633.4853, fax 202.287.2422) ACMarchives@si.edu Consult archivist by appointment
Data Source
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
See more items in
Sub-series 5.4.1: Research: Africa
Lorenzo Dow Turner papers, Series 5: Photographs ca 1890-1974
Lorenzo Dow Turner papers 1895-1972
Place
Nigeria, Western Region
Africa
Nigeria
Nigeria, Western