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Title
Body of deceased Japanese man laid out before the family altar, Hakodate, Japan, ca. 1920-1940
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1920/1940
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
Maryknoll Mission Archives
Maryknoll Mission Archives, P.O. Box 305, Maryknoll, N.Y. 10545-0305; http://maryknollmissionarchives.org/
archives@maryknoll.org ; http://maryknollmissionarchives.org/?page_id=1669
http://maryknollmissionarchives.org/?page_id=17
http://maryknollmissionarchives.org/?page_id=1917 ; Maryknoll Mission Archives.
Description
Photograph of the body of a deceased Japanese man laid out before the family altar. "Japan - Hakodate. Well-to-do Catholics try to have in their houses a small altar on which are exposed all objects of piety and before which they say their morning and evening prayers. In this house they do not forget their Boston benefactor. Fr. Araja"
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : b&w
13 x 9 cm
photographs
Identifier
impa-m59603 [Legacy record ID]
MFB-Japan-Men-016
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m59603
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/MFB-Japan-Men-016.jpg
Subject
Men
Death
Altars
General views
Time Period
1920/1940
Place
Asia
Japan
inhabited places: Hakodate
Source
MFB/Japan/Men/016 [File]
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Maryknoll Mission Archives
Photographs of the Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America, Maryknoll, New York, 1912-1945
impa-m338

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