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Title
Seven missionary sisters pose with orphans, Harer, Ethiopia, ca.1900-1930
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
1 -- Mission d'HARAR (Abyssinie). -- "Orphelines" ("Orphans.") Seven missionary sisters pose with a group of over fifty orphan children of various ages. In the background, part of the orphanage building is visible along with the stone wall of the courtyard wherein the sisters and orphans stand.
The back of the postcard is blank and contains printed information about the publisher: "Congregation des Soeurs Franciscaines de Calais -- Maison-Mere: Rue Eustache-de-St-Pierre, Calais (P.-de-C.).
Type
image
Format
photographic postcards, 9 x 14 cm.
photographs
Identifier
impa-m12736 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-YDS-RG101-006-0000-0070
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m12736
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-YDS-RG101-006-0000-0070.jpg
Subject
Missionary work
Abandoned children
Group portraits
Time Period
1900/1930
Place
Africa
Ethiopia
Harer
Source
YDS/RG101/006/0000/0070 [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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