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Title
Group performing indigenous religious ceremony, Madagascar, ca. 1890
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1890
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
Archives, Manuscripts and Rare Books Division, The Library, SOAS, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG, United Kingdom
Council for World Missions
University of London. School of Oriental and African Studies. Library
docenquiry@soas.ac.uk
http://www.soas.ac.uk/library/archives/services/
Description
"A Heathen Ceremony". Group gathered around rocks. One man plays a traditional musical instrument. From album page entitled "Malagasy Idolatry and Superstition"
One of around 360 prints from various sources mounted and indexed in folders. Probably used for reference and publication by London Missionary Society headquarters.
Type
image
Format
photographs
printing-out paper, 7.9 x 11 cm.
Identifier
impa-m394 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-SOA-CWM-13-10-023-017-3
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m394
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-SOA-CWM-13-10-023-017-3.jpg
Subject
Indigenous populations
Primitive religions
London Missionary Society
Group portraits
Time Period
circa 1890
Place
Africa
Madagascar
Source
SOAS/CWM/LMS/MA/PHOTO/06/023/017/3 [File]
Relation
Council for World Mission/London Missionary Society
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Photographs of the Archives and Manuscripts Division, School of Oriental and African Studies, London, ca.1860-1950
School of Oriental and African Studies
impa-m971

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