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Title
Group of Western missionaries in Chinese dress, Xiamen, China, ca. 1890
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1890
2004
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
Archives, Manuscripts and Rare Books Division, The Library, SOAS, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG, United Kingdom
United Reformed Church
University of London. School of Oriental and African Studies. Library
docenquiry@soas.ac.uk
http://www.soas.ac.uk/library/archives/services/
Description
Group of Western missionaries in Chinese dress. The two older seated figures are the Revd. John Talmage and Mrs Talmage of the American (Dutch) Reformed Church Mission. John Talmage served for 45 years in the Amoy [Xiamen] mission field, arriving in 1847.
A set of group photographs taken in the Amoy [Xiamen] mission field ca. 1890-1910. Groups include missionaries from the American (Dutch) Reformed Church, the London Missionary Society, and English Presbyterian Mission. The Xiamen mission field included Xiamen, Chuan-chow [Quanzhou], Chang-chow [Zhangzhou], Chang-pu [Zhangpu] and ?Sio-klu districts.
Type
image
Format
Mounted photographic print, 16.3 x 21.3 cm.
photographs
Identifier
impa-m7299 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-SOA-PCE-3-12-03-02
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m7299
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-SOA-PCE-3-12-03-02.jpg
Subject
Clothing
Presbyterian Church of England Foreign Missions
Talmage, John Van Nest, 1819 - 1893
Group portraits
Time Period
circa 1890
Place
China
Xiamen
Source
SOAS/PCE/South Fujian/Amoy/Photographs/03/02 [File]
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Photographs of the Archives and Manuscripts Division, School of Oriental and African Studies, London, ca.1860-1950
Presbyterian Church of England's Foreign Missions Committee
School of Oriental and African Studies
impa-m971

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