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Title
Schoolchildren in front of school, Mbaga, Tanzania, ca.1929-1933
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1929/1933
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
Evangelisch-Lutherisches Missionswerk Leipzig e.V., Paul-List-Str. 19, D-04103 Leipzig, Germany
Leipzig Mission
USC does not control copyright of the images you are interested in using, so you will need to directly contact the institutions who own the materials. For the publication or re-publication of any images originating from the Leipzig Mission, written permission must be obtained from: Evangelisch-Lutherisches Missionswerk Leipzig e.V., Paul-List-Str. 19, D-04103 Leipzig, Germany; Tel. (0)341 / 99 40 600, Archive 99 40 633, Fax 99 40 690; e-mail: bildarchiv@lmw-mission.de--When requesting images please include the filename (usually begins with "IMP-LPZ").--The following charges are made for the right to publish an image: - for a publication with a circulation up to 500: 10 euros, - for a publication with a circulation of 501 to 1,000: 13 euros, - for a publication with a circulation of more than 1,000 or for use in electronic media, film, television or other audivisual media: 30 euros.--Commercial use of images requires special permission and will be priced individually. Copyright belongs to the Archive. Every image published must be directly accompanied by a credit line beginning "Evangelisch-Lutherisches Missionswerk Leipzig e.V., ..."; together with the reference. Payment should be made by money transfer in euros to: Evangelisch-Lutherisches Missionswerk Leipzig e.V., IBAN: DE37 3506 0190 1608 7000 10, BIC: GENODED1DKD, Bank für Kirche u. Diakonie.
bildarchiv@lmw-mission.de
Description
"Schule und Klasse von Mbaga." ("School and class of Mbaga. ") Group portrait of African schoolchildren posing together with 2 missionaries and 2 African adults in front of a thatched schoolbuilding. Some of the children are holding slates. On the left missionary Michel and on the right deacon Nüßler is standing.
Max Michel (1881-1962), from Saxony, joined the Leipzig Mission in 1903. At first he worked in Gonja, 1911 he took over the station in Vudee. After the First World War and a stay in Germany he returned to East Africa and worked from 1929 to 1933 in Mbaga.
Friedrich (also known as Fritz) Nüssler (1900-1988), from Cologne, worked as a male nurse before serving the Leipzig Mission as a deacon in Machame from 1929 to 1931. Then he worked in Gonja until 1940, apart from a stay in Mbaga from 1933 to 1938.
Type
image
Format
photographs
photographic prints, 11.2 x 8.2 cm.
Identifier
impa-m65290 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-LPZ-ALBUM-01-1327.tif
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m65290
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-LPZ-ALBUM-01-1327.jpg
Subject
Group portraits
Schoolchildren
Schools
Education
Clergy
Time Period
1929/1933
Place
Africa
Kilimanjaro
Tanzania
Source
1327 [File]
Relation
Album 1
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Photographs of the Leipzig Mission, Germany, ca.1912-1917 & ca.1924-1938
impa-m246
negatives

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