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Title
Missionary Giersch in a rickshaw, Nyasa, Tanzania, ca.1906-1929
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1906/1929
2003-10-22
2005
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
"Br. Giersch in der Rikscha. Erhalten von Br. Giersch 1929." ("Br[other] Giersch in the rickshaw. Received from Br[other] Giersch 1929."). Image taken from the side on a road close to a lake or river: Missionary Giersch sits in a rickshaw, drawn by a male person.
Ernst Otto Giersch (1878-1946 [1947]) was a missionary of the Herrnhuter Brüdergemeine. He served from 1906 to 1908 in Mbozi (together with his wife Anna Magdalena, née Seiler) and returned home because of illness. From 1927 to 1929 he again served in Mbozi.
Type
image
Format
2 copies
photographic prints, 11.3 x 8.4 cm.
photographs
Identifier
impa-m3576 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-HRN-BOX-NYA-2-06647
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m3576
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-HRN-BOX-NYA-2-06647.jpg
Subject
Public transport
Vehicles
Ethnic groups
Group portraits
Time Period
1906/1929
Place
Africa
Nyasa
Tanzania
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Nyassa 2
Photographs of the Moravian Church, Herrnhut, Germany, ca.1890-1940
impa-m76

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