Two chiefs seated outdoors, Congo, ca. 1940

Published/Created:
Congo, Africa
1940
Physical Description:
9 x 14 cm.
Notes:
Two young chiefs are seated outdoors, one wearing a robe, the other wearing Western dress. A row of men stand behind them, and others are seated on the ground at either side.
The back of the postcard is stamped and postmarked, and has a few lines of handwriting. Printed at the bottom of the correspondence section is "Missionnaires d'Afrique (Peres Blancs). Missionarissen van Afrika (Witte-Paters)." "6. Deux chefs Bahema, avec leurs serviteurs, a Mudzi-Maria (Lac Albert)" "6. Twee hoofdmannen met volgelingan te Mudzi-Maria (Albert-Meer)."
Also included in the International Mission Photography Archive.
Topics:
Customs and traditions
Accession Number:
IMP-YDS-RG101-022-0000-0128
Box:
22
Genre:
group portraits (AAT)
photographic postcards (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:
Open Access
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
Yale Collection:
Divinity Library
Digital Collection:
Divinity Library Photographs
Number of Scans:
E:\ladybird\project18\import\LB-DM-13
OID:
11455752
PID:
digcoll:1016000