People performing a tableau, Congo, ca. 1920-1940

Published/Created:
Congo, Africa
1920-1940
Notes:
Three people stand near a table, all dressed in robed costumes and two wearing wigs or false beards. One holds a cross. Around them, other people look on.
The back of the postcard has no handwriting on it. Printed at the bottom of the correspondence section is "Missions des RR. PP. Jesuites au Kwango." "Kwango-Missie der EE. PP. Jezuiten in Kongo." "Le theatre au Congo : tableau de la vie de la Ste. Vierge." "Een tooneel uit 'Het Leven van O. L. Vrouw.'"
Also included in the International Mission Photography Archive.
Topics:
Theatrical performances
Accession Number:
IMP-YDS-RG101-022-0000-0052
Genre:
general views (AAT)
photographs (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Creator:
Yale Divinity Library Special Collections. Divinity School. Day Missions Library
Source Title:
Missionary Postcard Collection
Source Created:
1880-1950
Call Number:
RG 101
Box:
22
Yale Collection:
Divinity Library
Digital Collection:
Divinity Library Photographs
OID:
11455677
PID:
digcoll:1015934