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Title
Missionary sister visits a village afflicted by leprosy, New Caledonia, ca.1900-1930
Creator
Unidentified
Date Created and/or Issued
1900/1930
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
Divinity.Library@yale.edu
Yale University Divinity School Library, 409 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06511
Yale University. Divinity School. Day Missions Library
http://web.library.yale.edu/divinity/copyright-and-permissions
Description
"Nuova Caledonia - Un villaggio di lebbrosi." ("New Caledonia - A leper village.") Two indigenous women in long white dresses stand next to a missionary sister riding a horse. Fourteen men, women, and children stand behind the sister next a thatched-roof church.
The back of the postcard is blank and contains printed information from the publisher: "Propagandisti dell'ideale Missionario, perseverate con la parola e con l'esempio." ("Spreading word of the ideal Missionary, persevering with the word and the example.")
Type
image
Format
photographic postcards, 9 x 14 cm
photographs
Identifier
impa-m13108 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-YDS-RG101-010-0000-0021
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m13108
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-YDS-RG101-010-0000-0021.jpg
Subject
Missionary work
Churches
Group portraits
Time Period
1900/1930
Place
New Caledonia
Oceania
Source
YDS/RG101/010/0000/0021 [File]
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Missionary Postcard Collection
Photographs from the Yale Divinity School Library, New Haven, Connecticut, ca.1880-1950
Yale Divinity Library Special Collections
impa-m980

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