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Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art - Nigeria, Igbo (Ibo) People - Artifacts

During the month of September several of the artifacts pictured below will be on public display in the study gallery case on level 2L in the Johnson Museum.

To explore the artifacts in detail click on an image.



Cornell University Library - Maps & Geospatial Collection - Nigeria - Ibo Region

The maps below are a sampling of those available from the Cornell Maps and Geographic Information Collection (M&GIC) and now available for viewing in the display cases on the lower level of Olin. The display includes maps and related texts illustrating the geography of  the Ibo experience as described in Chinua Achebe's novel. There are four panels, Early Exploration, Missionary Activity, British Conquest and Administration and contemporary maps showing cultural groupings in modern Nigeria.

To explore the maps in detail click on an image.

Click here to view a general map of Africa


Other Multimedia

AUDIO - Glossary (Requires Flash Player 7)

AUDIO - Subscribe to the Cornell 2005 New Student Reading Project at iTunes podcasts ("Higher Education" subcategory)

VIDEO - Provost Biddy Martin welcomes new students to the Barton Hall panel discussion (Requires Flash Player 7)

VIDEO - Barton Hall panel discussion (Requires Real Player)

VIDEO - Vice Provost panel discussion (Requires QuickTime Player)

VIDEO - About the Author

VIDEO - History of the Reading Project at Cornell


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