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Title
Young African men, 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
“Indigenes Bambala (Moyen Kwilu). Bambala’s uit Midden-Kwilu.” Four young African men pose for a photo. Each wears his hair braided and has a garment tied around the waist that extends down the legs. Two wear necklaces and bracelets. The following information is also printed on the back of the postcard: “Mission des RR. PP. Jésuites au Kwango. Kwango-Missie der EE. PP. Jezuïeten in Kongo. There is no handwriting on the back.
Type
image
Format
photographic postcards, 8.5 x 13.5 cm
photographs
Identifier
IMP-YDS-RG101-036-0000-0073.tif
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-c123-80935
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-YDS-RG101-036-0000-0073.jpg
Subject
Indigenous populations
Group portraits
Time Period
1920/1940
Place
Africa
Congo Democratic Republic of the
Source
IMP/YDS/RG101/036/0000/0073 [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

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