Photographic Collections of the Ethnographic Institute and Museum at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences [Mid 19th - Mid 20th century]

This Fonds consists of digitised copies of the photographic collections held by the Ethnographic Institute and Museum of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia.

Dated from the mid 19th to mid 20th centuries, the photographs are arranged into three Series - negatives, ethnographic photographs, glass plates - and document ethnographic, historical and artistic research. Photographic subjects include traditional costumes, celebrations, material culture, architecture, agricultural methods and implements, artistic works, and geographic and environmental features.

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  • Ethnographic Photographs Series 1 - Negatives [Mid 20th Century]

    Collection Ref: EAP103/1/1
    Digital copies of mid 20th century photographs taken as part of ethnographic, historical and artistic research. Photographic subjects include architecture and buildings, Bulgarian material culture (including examples of pottery, tools, and kitchen utensils ...
  • Ethnographic Photographs Series 2 [Late 19th - Mid 20th Century]

    Collection Ref: EAP103/1/2
    Digital copies of late 19th to mid 20th century photographs taken as part of ethnographic, historical and artistic research . Photographic subjects include architecture, Bulgarian material culture (including examples of tools and jewellery), traditional co ...
  • Glass Plates Series [Late 19th - Mid 20th Century]

    Collection Ref: EAP103/1/3
    Digital copies of late 19th to mid 20th century photographs taken as part of ethnographic, historical and artistic research. Photographic subjects include architecture, clothing and costume, traditional industry and agriculture, Bulgarian material culture ...
  • "Houses in Glozhene, Teteven district [1956]"

    File Ref: EAP103/1/1/1
    Photographs of houses in Glozhene, Teteven district (Central Bulgaria). Date(s): 1956. Creator(s): Nikolov. Extent: 8 negatives. Copy process: scanned. ...
  • Houses in Teteven district [1956]

    File Ref: EAP103/1/1/2
    Photographs of houses in Teteven (Central Bulgaria). Date(s): 1956. Creator(s): Nikolov. Extent: 8 negatives. Copy process: scanned. ...
  • "Houses, churches and fountains"

    File Ref: EAP103/1/1/3
    Photographs of houses, churches and fountains in Teteven (Central Bulgaria). Date(s): 1956. Creator(s): Nikolov. Dimensions: 8 negatives. Copy process: scanned. ...
  • Material culture

    File Ref: EAP103/1/1/4
    Photographs depicting material culture in Teteven district (Central Bulgaria). Date(s): 1956. Creator(s): Nikolov. Extent: 35 negatives. Copy process: scanned. ...
  • Material culture

    File Ref: EAP103/1/1/5
    Photographs depicting material culture in Teteven (Central Bulgaria). Date(s): c 1956. Creator(s): Nikolov. Extent: 36 negatives. Copy process: scanned. ...
  • Material culture

    File Ref: EAP103/1/1/6
    Photographs depicting material culture in Teteven (Central Bulgaria). Date(s): c 1956. Creator(s): Nikolov. Extent: 36 negatives. Copy process: scanned. ...
  • Material culture

    File Ref: EAP103/1/1/7
    Photographs depicting material culture in Teteven (Central Bulgaria). Date(s): c 1956. Creator(s): Nikolov. Extent: 34 negatives. Copy process: scanned. ...
  • Material culture

    File Ref: EAP103/1/1/8
    Photographs depicting material culture in Teteven (Central Bulgaria). Date(s): c 1956. Creator(s): Nikolov. Extent: 36 negatives. Copy process: scanned. ...
  • Material culture

    File Ref: EAP103/1/1/9
    Photographs depicting material culture in Teteven (Central Bulgaria). Date(s): c 1956. Creator(s): Nikolov. Extent: 37 negatives. Copy process: scanned. ...
  • Material culture

    File Ref: EAP103/1/1/10
    Photographs depicting material culture in Teteven (Central Bulgaria). Date(s): c 1956. Creator(s): Nikolov. Extent: 36 negatives. Copy process: scanned. ...
  • Material culture

    File Ref: EAP103/1/1/11
    Photographs depicting material culture in Teteven (Central Bulgaria). Date(s): c 1956. Creator(s): Nikolov. Extent: 32 negatives. Copy process: scanned. ...
  • Material culture

    File Ref: EAP103/1/1/12
    Photographs depicting material culture in Teteven (Central Bulgaria). Date(s): c 1956. Creator(s): Nikolov. Extent: 36 negatives. Copy process: scanned. ...