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Title
Men after initiation, South Africa
Date Created and/or Issued
2010-09-07T00:15:34
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
Archiv des Evangelisch-lutherischen Missionswerkes (ELM), Georg-Haccius-Str. 9, 29320, Hermannsburg, Germany
Evangelisches-lutherisches Missionswerk in Niedersachsen (ELM)
Hermannsburg Mission
USC does not control copyright of the images you are interested in using, so you will need to directly contact the institutions who own the materials. For the publication or re-publication of any images originating from the Hermannsburg Mission, written permission must be obtained from: Evangelisch-lutherisches Missionswerk in Niedersachsen (ELM), Georg- Haccius-Str. 9, D-29320 Hermannsburg, Germany; Tel. +49 (0)5052 8785, Fax +4905052 69-222; e-mail: archiv@elm-mission.net; Website: http://www.elm-mission.net. Every image published must be directly accompanied by a credit line beginning 'Evangelisch-lutherisches Missionswerk in Niedersachsen, ...'; together with the reference.
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Description
Photograph of seven young men standing outdoors in a row. In front of them something resembling a dead animal is lying on the ground. The men seem to wear small loincloths. They are holding sticks.
Description of the men's initiation on the back.
Type
image
Format
photographs
photographic prints, 9.6 x 14.5 cm.
Identifier
impa-m67540 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-HMIT-T-009.tif
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m67540
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-HMIT-T-009.jpg
Subject
General views
Initiation rites
Rites
Men
Customs and traditions
Place
Africa
South Africa
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Photographs of the Hermannsburg Mission, 1888-1958
impa-m59833

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