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Title
Demonstration of high jump, Rwanda, ca.1920-1940
Creator
Unidentified
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
"3. The world's record high jump." A man is mid-air attempting the world's record high jump. Officials in white pith helmets and villagers are standing near the jumper. There is a large crowd of at least a thousand people watching the event. The front of the postcard also contains information about the agency: "Ruanda Mission (C.M.S.)" (Church Missionary Society)
The back of the postcard is blank.
Type
image
Format
photographic postcards, 9 x 14 cm.
photographs
Identifier
impa-m13831 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-YDS-RG101-016-0000-0074
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m13831
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-YDS-RG101-016-0000-0074.jpg
Subject
Sport
Indigenious populations
General views
Time Period
1920/1940
Place
Africa
Rwanda
Source
YDS/RG101/016/0000/0074 [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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