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"Baziya. Weihnachten. Häuptling Zwelibangile mit Unterhäuptling Mvalubi / Mvambi (?) und Gefolge" ("Baziya. Christmas. Chief Zwelibangile with inferior chief Mvalubi / Mvambi (?) and attendance"). A group of men in suits and with hats are sitting on horses. In the background a house and trees. Wilhelm Friedrich Karl Blohm, born in 1884 in Keffenbrinck (Germany), was a carpenter. In 1911 he married Marie Bürger. He started his missionary work in 1911 in Unyamwezi (East Africa). After being imprisoned by the Belgians from 1916 till 1917 he returned to Germany. From 1922 till 1945 he worked as a missionary in Baziya (South Africa). He died in Baziya in 1945. c.f. picture no. IMP-HRN-BOX-SAO-8-10700.
photographic prints 5.6 x 8.1 cm photographs
impa-m16072 [Legacy record ID] IMP-HRN-BOX-SAO-8-10698 http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m16072 http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-HRN-BOX-SAO-8-10698.jpg