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  • Collection: Elliott Forsyth Images of Ethiopia and Eritrea, 1959

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The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-084.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-077.jpg
Temkat is the Ethiopian Orthodox celebration of Epiphany. Timket celebrates the Baptism of Jesus in the Jordan River. This is one of a great many religious feasts observed by the Ethiopian church. The original slide was taken during a three-week…

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The girl on the right appears to be dressed as a nun. There is still some monastic life in this village. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-071.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-140.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-145.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-075.jpg
The caves in upper part of this image are possibly those used by hermits in the past. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-117.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-118.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-066.jpg
Eucalypts planted around the village. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-067.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-135.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-049.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-080.jpg
The imperial throne is seen here covered with red cloth. The Emperor, who usually attended this ceremony, was absent from Addis Ababa on this occasion. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-074.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-064.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-061.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-116.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-060.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-120.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-121.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-125.jpg
Catholicism is not widespread in Ethiopia, but in Eritrea it is part of the Italian heritage. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-024.jpg
Eucalypts and humped African cattle by a creek. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-009.jpg
View from the road to Harar. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-026.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-062.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-087.jpg
This gentleman's clothing indicates he is surely an elevated dignitary. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide.…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-099.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-068.jpg
View of the church in Atissa. Christianity in Ethiopia is Coptic in origin and Monophysite in doctrine. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-129.jpg
Islam is strong in the coastal areas of Eritrea and has a presence in Asmara. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide.…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-131.jpg
The Ethiopian church is moderately strong in this part of Eritrea. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-146.jpg
Islam being dominant in the coastal area, this Christian church is an affirmation of Ethiopian culture The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-046.jpg
The cross on the right of the photograph was purchased at Harar. These crosses are worn around the necks of Ethiopian Christian women. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-050.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-089.jpg
The temporary structure in the background possibly contains either tablets associated with St Michael or the tabot, the replica of the Ark of the Covenant, which has a central place in an Ethiopian church. The original slide was taken during a…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-092.jpg
Temkat ceremonies were held in several places in succession. Best clothes are worn for the occasion. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-093.jpg
Temkat ceremonies were held in several places in succession. Best clothes are worn for the occasion. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-104.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-081.jpg
The debteras (deacons) are waiting to perform a liturgical dance. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-096.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-088.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-095.jpg
The tabot or a book of scripture has been placed before the clergy with young acolytes in attendance. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-094.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-090.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-086.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-015.jpg
One of the major towns of Ethiopia. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-016.jpg
Woman wearing the traditional shamma, a cotton overgarment. The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-055.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Elliott-Forsyth/eth-133.jpg
The original slide was taken during a three-week visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea undertaken during Elliott Forsyth’s study leave in 1959, from the University of Adelaide. Elliott used the images in the collection extensively for lectures on…