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Title
Joiner's apprentices at the industrial school, Rungwe, Tanzania
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
2003-10-22
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
Contact: Moravian Archives at http://www.archiv.ebu.de
Moravian Archives
Moravian Archives; http://www.archiv.ebu.de/
Unitätsarchiv, Zittauer Straße 24, 02747, Herrnhut, Deutschland
unitaetsarchiv@ebu.de
Description
"Industrieschule. Tischlerlehrlinge. (Br. Schärf)" ("Industrial school. Joiner's apprentices. (Br[other] Schärf)"). Interior view of a joinery with eleven Africans and Missionary Hans-Peter Schärf all engaged in making furniture, such as chairs, tables, cupboards etc. One African in the foreground is working on a rifle.
Cf. photo no. 7500. -- Hans-Peter Schärf (1898-1945) was a mission artisan of the Herrnhuter Brüdergemeine. He served as head of the joinery in Rungwe and was married to Anna Gertrud, née Sikora (born 1904).
Type
image
Format
2 copies, color slide no. 7499
photographic prints, 11.2 x 8.2 cm.
photographs
Identifier
impa-m8625 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-HRN-BOX-NYA-2-07499
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m8625
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-HRN-BOX-NYA-2-07499.jpg
Subject
Apprentices
Industrial education
Carpentry
Joiners
Group portraits
Place
Africa
Rungwe
Tanzania
Relation
Die Tischlerschule von Rungwe." ("The Joiners' school of Rungwe."). In: Bernd Arnold: Steuer und Lohnarbeit im Südwesten von Deutsch-Ostafrika, 1891 bis 1916, p. 381/405. Münster, Hamburg: LIT Verlag, 1994
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Photographs of the Moravian Church, Herrnhut, Germany, ca.1890-1940
impa-m76

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