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Title
Mother carrying infant on her back, Eritrea, 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
"Eritrea - Costume delle madri abissine (98)" Printed on the back of the postcard is: " I bimbi sono portali anzichè in braccio, in una specie di sacco di pelle guarnito di conchigliete, portato sui dorso dalle madri e dove passano tutta la giornata." A young Abyssinian woman is carrying her infant is decorated sling on her back.
Type
image
Format
photographic postcards, 14 x 9 cm
photographs
Identifier
impa-yds-rg101-051-0000-0165.tif
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-c123-84571
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/impa-yds-rg101-051-0000-0165.jpg
Subject
Women
Children
Customs and traditions
Group portraits
Time Period
1920/1940
Place
Africa
Eritrea
Source
IMP/YDS/RG101/051/0000/0165 [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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