Archival records from Bamum script and archives project: saving Africa's written heritage (EAP051)

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  • "Bamum manuscript collection of the Archives du Palais des Rois Bamoun ...

    Collection Ref: EAP051/1
    This fonds consists of digital surrogates of the Bamum manuscript collections of the Archives du Palais des Rois Bamoun. The three divisions within the Archives - Modern Archives, Reserve Archives and Museum Collection - are represented here, consisting of ...
  • Reserve Archives Collection [c 1895-1965]

    Collection Ref: EAP051/1/2
    Digital images of records created and accumulated by the Royal Bamum Palace since the late nineteenth and early twentieth century under the direction of Sultan Ibrahim Njoya (r. 1889-1933), Sultan Seidou Njimolouh (r. 1933-1992), and the current Sultan Ibr ...
  • Museum Collection [c 1896-1965]

    Collection Ref: EAP051/1/3
    Materials created by the Offices of the Royal Palace of Bamum Kings, currently displayed as part of the permanent Museum exhibition at the Archives du Palais des Rois Bamoun. The materials range from c 1896-1956 and consist of Bamum history, official recor ...
  • Typed letter in French from NGAPOUT Mama to the Administrateor of Yoko...

    File Ref: EAP051/1/1/7/12
    Leaves: 1; Pages: 2 (page is large, so front page – typed letter – snapped as whole and also top and bottom); Measurements: 31cm x 20cm; Dates Unknown; Script: Roman script (French language); Condition: Fair; Comments: Includes many designs ...
  • Bamum sketchings and historical notes [c 1940s]

    File Ref: EAP051/1/1/7/14
    Leaves: 23; Pages: 44; Measurements: various sizes; Dates ca. 1940s; Script: Akauku mfemfe in pencil and various ink colors; some roman script (Bamum language);Arabic script; typed letter in roman script (French); Condition: Good (although torn on some pag ...
  • List of Names and amounts contributed to a Jangui [ c mid twentieth century]

    File Ref: EAP051/1/1/9/52
    Leaves: 2; Pages: 3 (2 pages snapped as 1 image); Measurements: 22cm x 17cm; Dates ca. mid twentieth century; Script: Roman script in blue and black pen; Condition: Fair; Comments: Written on paper from a school exercise book ...
  • List of names and contributions for a Jangui [ c mid twentieth century]

    File Ref: EAP051/1/1/9/64
    Leaves: 2; Pages: 4 (4 pages photographed in 2 images); Measurements: 22cm x 17cm; Dates ca. mid twentieth century; Script: Roman script with some slight Arabic script; Condition: Fair (staining with oil); Comments: Written on paper from a school exercise ...
  • Records of a Jangui [ c mid twentieth century]

    File Ref: EAP051/1/1/9/74
    Leaves: 2; Pages: 3 (with 2 pages photographed as a single image); Measurements: 22cm x 16.8cm; Dates ca. mid twentieth century; Script: Roman script in blue and black ink (ball point pen); Condition: Fair (staining with oil); Comments: Written on paper fr ...
  • Records of a Jangui [ c mid twentieth century]

    File Ref: EAP051/1/1/9/75
    Leaves: 1; Pages: 2; Measurements: 22cm x 16.8cm; Dates ca. mid twentieth century; Script: Roman script and Akauku mfemfe in pencil and blue and black ink (ball point pen); Condition: Fair (staining with oil); Comments: Written on paper from a school exerc ...
  • Rules and regulations of a Jangui by Nji Mbuombuo [ c mid twentieth century]

    File Ref: EAP051/1/1/9/76
    Leaves: 1; Pages: 2; Measurements: 22cm x 16.8cm; Dates ca. mid twentieth century; Script: Roman script (Bamum language) and Akauku mfemfe in pencil and blue, black, and redink (ball point pen); Condition: Fair (staining with oil); Comments: Written on pap ...
  • Lerewa ken nda mba (“The book of Society”) [c 1977]

    File Ref: EAP051/1/1/9/84
    Leaves: 1; Pages: 2; Measurements: 22cm x 16.8cm; Dates ca. 1977; Script: Akauku mfemfe in pencil and blue ink (ball point pen); also roman script; Condition: Fair; Comments: Written on the covers of a school exercise book which has an elephant and a map o ...
  • List of names and amounts of money contributed for a Jangui [c 1977]

    File Ref: EAP051/1/1/9/85
    Leaves: 1; Pages: 2; Measurements: 22cm x 16.8cm; Dates ca. 1977; Script: Akauku mfemfe in blue ink (ball point pen); also roman script; Condition: Good; Comments: Written on paper from a school exercise book ...
  • Records of a Jangui [c 1977]

    File Ref: EAP051/1/1/9/86
    Leaves: 2; Pages: 3; Measurements: 22cm x 16.9cm with additional of one small note attached; Dates ca. 1977; Script: Akauku mfemfe in red ink (ball point pen); also roman script; Condition: Good; Comments: Written on paper from a school exercise book ...
  • Records of a Jangui [c 1977]

    File Ref: EAP051/1/1/9/87
    Leaves: 2; Pages: 3; Measurements: 22cm x 16.8cm with additional of one small note attached; Dates ca. 1977; Script: Akauku mfemfe in red ink (ball point pen); also roman script (Bamum language) in blue ink(ball point pen); Condition: Fair; Comments: Writt ...
  • Note about an invitation

    File Ref: EAP051/1/1/9/119
    Leaves: 1; Pages: 1; Measurements: 19cm x 14.7cm; Dates Unknown; Script: Roman script (French language); Condition: Good; Comments: Very slight writing on a mostly blank page ...