Color view of the interior of a church during a service, Benin, ca. 1970
Cotonou, Dahomey, Africa 1970
The postcard depicts a color photograph of the interior of a vaulted church building during a Catholic religious service. Congregants are seated in chairs, facing an indigenous priest and altar. The back of the postcard has no handwriting. Printed at the edges of the correspondence section are "19 - Eglises d'AFRIQUE Cotonou - Ste Cecile" "Missions Africaines * Photo Rouille" "Imprime en France Reproduction interdite". Also included in the International Mission Photography Archive.
group portraits (AAT) photographs (AAT)
Prints & Photographs
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.
Yale Divinity Library Special Collections. Divinity School. Day Missions Library