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Title
Church staff, Zomba, Malawi, ca.1926
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1926
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
For commercial reproduction please contact the National Library of Scotland by referring to http://www.nls.uk/copyright . For access to the originals please e-mail manuscripts@nls.uk
National Library of Scotland
National Library of Scotland, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1EW, Scotland, UK
The National Library of Scotland license the use of this content under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.5 UK: Scotland License.
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Description
"Zomba. Rev J. F. Alexander and his beadle." Portrait of Scottish clergyman and his church assistant, standing on a verandah. The Reverend James Frederick Alexander (1882-1941) was ordained in 1908 and sent out to Nyasaland that year. He served in Domasi, Zomba and Blantyre until his retirement in 1938. He was married to Janet (Nita) Simson Brown, 29 August 1917. He wrote ‘Kulemekeza kwa mulungu' [The Worship of God] a devotional manual in the Manganja dialect.
Type
image
Format
Photographic prints, 8.6 x 13.8 cm.
Identifier
impa-a-nls-75659141-1.tif
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-c123-80251
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/impa-a-nls-75659141-1.jpg
Subject
Alexander, James Frederick, missionary, Nyasaland, 1882-1941
Clergy
Mission churches
Workers
Time Period
circa 1926
Place
Africa
Malawi
Southern region
Zomba
Source
Acc.7548/F/29 [Reference number]
NLS DOD ID: 75659139 [File]
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Photographs from Scottish Missions, the National Library of Scotland
Photographs from mission fields, Nyasaland (Malawi), Africa, ca.1926
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