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Title
A church being consecrated, Utengule, Tanzania, 1937
Creator
Hauffe, Werner, 1909-1982
Date Created and/or Issued
1937-12
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
"Kirchweih in Itimba." ("The consecration of a church in Itimba.") On the left: a group of people standing in front of the thatched building. On the left in the foreground: a large tree. In the background: mountainous region.
'Itimba' is probably today's Itumba. -- Werner Hauffe (1909-1982) was a carpenter and later a missionary of the Herrnhuter Brüdergemeine. From 1933 to 1939, he served in Rungwe, Utengule and Isoko. In Utengule, he was an assistant to Brother Gemuseus. In 1937, he married Irmgard Wolff.
Type
image
Format
2 copies
photographic print, 8.4 x 6.2 cm.
photographs
Identifier
impa-m11765 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-HRN-BOX-NYA-5-10914
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m11765
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-HRN-BOX-NYA-5-10914.jpg
Subject
Religious buildings
Group portraits
Time Period
1937-12
Place
Africa
Tanzania
Utengule
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Nyassa 5
Photographs of the Moravian Church, Herrnhut, Germany, ca.1890-1940
impa-m76

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