People sitting for an open-air Mass, Congo, ca. 1926

Published/Created:
Congo, Africa
1926
Notes:
A slightly elevated view shows a large crowd of people seated outdoors, several Catholic missionary sisters visible in the group. They face toward the edge of the postcard, the altar itself out of scope.
The back of the postcard has no handwriting on it. Printed at the bottom of the correspondence section is "Mission des Filles de la Charite de St. Vincent de Paul a Nsona-Mbata. Missie der Dochters van Liefde van St. Vincentius a Paulo te Nsona-Mbata." "5. - La messe en plein air le st Novembre 1926. H. Mis in open lucht den 1a November 1926."
Also included in the International Mission Photography Archive.
Topics:
Clergy
Accession Number:
IMP-YDS-RG101-022-0000-0150
Box:
22
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
Yale Collection:
Divinity Library
Digital Collection:
Divinity Library Photographs
OID:
11455774
PID:
digcoll:1016036