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Title
Deacon Tove Viftrup (photo 1972) and Deacon/Nurse Iver Viftrup were sent by DSM to Bangladesh
Diakon Tove Viftrup (foto 1972) og diakon/sygeplejerske Iver Viftrup var udsendt af DSM til Bangladesh, 1972-1984. Familien begyndte i Chapai Nawabganj, hvor Iver Viftrup bl.a. var engageret i opbygningsarbejde efter borgerkrigen. I 1977 var han med til at grundlægge spedalskhedsarbejdet DBLM i Nilphamari, Og de følgende år blev dette arbejde – med fokus på forebyggelse og rehabilitering - fortsat udviklet og udbygget under hans ledelse og Tove medvirken. De sidste par år af deres tjeneste var de tilbage i Chapai Nawabganj
Creator
Pedersen, Jørgen Nørgaard
Date Created and/or Issued
1972
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
CC Attribution (CC BY). https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Må bruges med kildeangivelse: Danmission Photo Archive / Should be used with source reference: Danmission Photo Archive.
Danmission
Strandagervej 24, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
USC does not control copyright for these images. For usage permission, contact the Danmission. Information is available at http://danmission.dk
danmission@danmission.dk
Description
Deacon Tove Viftrup (photo 1972) and Deacon/Nurse Iver Viftrup were sent by DSM to Bangladesh, 1972-84. The family started at Chapai Nawabganj, where Iver Viftrup was involved in reconstruction activities following the Civil War. In 1977 Iver Viftrup was founding the leprosy work DBLM at Nilphamari, and the following years this work – focusing on prevention and rehabilitation - expanded and developed under his leadership and assistance from Tove. The final 2-3 years of their service they were back at Chapai Nawabganj.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
photographs
Identifier
imp-dan-Folder026_00043A.jpg
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-c123-96133
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/imp-dan-Folder026_00043A.jpg
Subject
Danmission
Danish Santal Mission
Dansk Santalmission
Missionaries
Missionærer
FOLDER026
Bangladesh
Chapai Nawabganj
Nilphamari
DBLM
Danish Bangladesh Leprosy Mission
Leprosy Work
Spedalskhedsarbejde
Tove Viftrup
Iver Viftrup
Nilphamari Spedalskhedshospital
Nilphamari Leprosy Hospital
Hospital Sundhed
Hospital Health
Kirke Mission
Church Mission
Portrætter
Portraits
Time Period
1972
Place
Asia
Bangladesh
Chapai Nawabganj
Source
Folder026_00043A.tiff [File]
Relation
Danmission Photo Archive
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Photographs of the Danmission, Copenhagen, Denmark
http://fotoarkiv.danmission.dk/fotoweb/archives/5001-Danmission%20Photo%20Archive/archive/photo_archive/Folder026_00043A.tiff.info#preview-media

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