Beginning of a voodoo ceremony

Bryant Slides Collection Circa 1940-1981 ( Guide to the Collection )

Material Information

Beginning of a voodoo ceremony
Uniform Title:
Bryant Slides Collection
Bryant Slides Collection, Haiti
Physical Description:
35 mm
Unknown ( Photographer )
Publication Date:


Subjects / Keywords:
Description and travel -- Haiti
Social life and customs -- Haiti
Folklore -- by -- Black persons
Voodooism -- Haiti
Spatial Coverage:
Haiti -- Caribbean region


General Note:
The slides were taken on collecting trips sponsored by the William L. Bryant Foundation, where books, music and art indigenous to the regions were gathered. They are organized by geographical location.
General Note:
Voodoo priestesses holding flags, depicting the symbol of a "loa"(spirit) at the beginning of the ceremony.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Central Florida Libraries ( SOBEK page | external link )
Holding Location:
University of Central Florida ( SOBEK page | external link )
Rights Management:
All rights to images are held by the respective holding institution. This image is posted publicly for non-profit educational uses, excluding printed publication. For permission to reproduce images and/or for copyright information contact Special Collections & University Archives, University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, FL 32816 phone (407) 823-2576, email:
Resource Identifier:
Sheet 47: 17
System ID:

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