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Title
Splitting wood in the forest near Birbir River, Ethiopia
Date Created and/or Issued
1929/1931
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
Archiv des Evangelisch-lutherischen Missionswerkes (ELM), Georg-Haccius-Str. 9, 29320, Hermannsburg, Germany
Evangelisches-lutherisches Missionswerk in Niedersachsen (ELM)
Hermannsburg Mission
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Description
"Im Urwald am Birbir werden Kararostämme zu Brettern gepalten." ("In the primeval forest at the Birbir kararo(?) logs are split into planks.") Photograph of ten Ethiopian workers and Adolf Müller with a big hammer. To the left a European woman sits on a log.
Type
image
Format
2 photographs: b&w
11 x 8.3 cm.
photographs
photographic prints
Identifier
IMP-ELM-AE-249.tif
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-c123-85052
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-ELM-AE-249.jpg
Subject
Men
Women
Wood
Workers
General views
Time Period
1929/1931
Place
Africa
Ethiopia
Source
ELM/AE/Fotos - 249 [File]
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Photographs of the Hermannsburg Mission, 1888-1958
impa-m59833

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