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Title
First babies at the mission, Congo, 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
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
" Congo Belge. – Nos premiers bébés. Belgische Congo. – Onze eerste negerkindjes." A missionary sister is shown holding the first two Congolese infants residing at the mission. The caption and following information are printed on the back of the postcard: "Maisons des Chanoinesses de S. Augustin en Belgique Noviciat: 88, rue du canal, Louvain. Postulat: N.D. de la Paix, Eyseringen. Maison du Sacré-Cœur, chaussée de Menin, Roulers. Huizen der Kanonikessen van den H. Augustinus in België. Novicaat: 88, Vaarstraat, Leuven. Postulaat: O.L.V. van Vrede, Eyseringen. Huis van het H. Hart, nenschesteenweg, Roeselaere." There is no handwriting on the back.
Type
image
Format
photographic postcards, 13.5 x 9 cm
photographs
Identifier
impa-yds-rg101-045-0000-0106.tif
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-c123-84388
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/impa-yds-rg101-045-0000-0106.jpg
Subject
Clergy
Abandoned children
Missionary work
Group portraits
Time Period
1920/1940
Place
Africa
Congo Democratic Republic of the
Source
IMP/YDS/RG101/045/0000/0106 [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
image/tiff
impa-m980

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