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Title
Sunday and his sister, Nigeria, ca. 1925
Creator
Emily Godfrey
Date Created and/or Issued
1920/1930
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Rights Information
Centre for the Study of World Christianity
Contact the repository for details.
The University of Edinburgh School of Divinity, New College, Mound Place, Edinburgh EH1 2LX, United Kingdom
divinity-CSWC@ed.ac.uk
http://www.cswc.div.ed.ac.uk/collections/
Description
Black and white photograph of a small boy named Sunday and his sister, photographed at the hospital at Ama Achara, southeast Nigeria, run by the Primitive Methodist Missionary Society. Sunday is four and his sister is eight. The young girl sits on a wooden bench next to a tin bath in the hospital grounds. Sunday stands next to her, wearing a white shirt. Sunday's sister has a large plaster-cast around one ankle. The caption to this image reads: "Sunday - aged 4 who attended to his sister aged 8. She had double pneumonia & a septic ankle." This photograph was pasted into one of a series of exercise book albums created by Emily Godfrey, Matron of the Ama Achara Methodist Hospital.
Format
black-and-white photographs
Identifier
IMP-CSCNWW20-1-3-19.tif
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-c123-77852
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-CSCNWW20-1-3-19.jpg
Subject
Children
Patients
Hospitals
Health services
Nursing
Primitive Methodist Missionary Society
Methodist Missionary Society
Group portraits
Time Period
1920/1930
Place
Abia
Africa
Nigeria
Umuahia
medical facilities: Methodist Hospital, Ama Achara
Source
CSCNWW20/1/3/19 [File]
Relation
Emily Godfrey collection; Box 1; Third book of photographs (CSCNWW20-1-3)
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Photographs from the Centre for the Study of World Christianity, University of Edinburgh, U.K., ca.1900-ca.1940s

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