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Title
Children praying for a martyred missionary father, New Caledonia, ca.1900-1930
Creator
Unidentified
Date Created and/or Issued
1900/1930
2006
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
La Frere Coadjuteur Blaise Marmoiton y fut tue (1847). Deux fois chasses, les Peres revinrent." ("The Brother Coadjuteur Blaise Marmoiton was killed in 1847. Twice chased away, the Fathers returned.") The postcard shows an artistic representation of a martyred missionary father lying on the ground and two indigenous children praying for him.
The postcard was issued by the "Missions Maristes de Nouvelle-Caledonie," a Catholic missions agency. The back of the postcard is blank and contains printed information from the publisher: "Sous-Procure des Missions - 6, Rue de Bagneux, Paris-VIe.
Type
image
Format
photographic postcards, 9.5 x 14 cm
photographs
Identifier
impa-m13116 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-YDS-RG101-010-0000-0029
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m13116
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-YDS-RG101-010-0000-0029.jpg
Subject
Missionary work
Religious practice
Children
Group portraits
Time Period
1900/1930
Place
New Caledonia
Oceania
Source
YDS/RG101/010/0000/0029 [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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