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Title
Exhibit showing catechism lesson in Benin at Colonial Exposition, 1931
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1931
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
Exposition Coloniale 1931 - Section des Missions Africaines - 150 Cours Gambetta, Lyon - Reconstitution d'une leçon de catéchisme au Dahomey [now Benin]" The exhibit portrays several natives being taught by a missionary priest. A thatched roof building is in the background.
Type
image
Format
photographic postcards, 9.2 x 14 cm
photographs
Identifier
impa-yds-rg101-051-0000-0119.tif
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-c123-84552
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/impa-yds-rg101-051-0000-0119.jpg
Subject
Exhibitions
Religious practice
General views
Time Period
1931
Place
Africa
Benin
Source
IMP/YDS/RG101/051/0000/0119 [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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