3 results for "Evangelisch-lutherisches Missionswerk in Niedersachsen (Hermannsburg)":


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Caravan of missionaries in the bush

Caption: Caravan of missionaries in the Indonesian bush - 1908
Country: Indonesia
Year: 1908
Colour: Black and white
Ref.: HEMW-001.jpg
Collection: Evangelisch-lutherisches Missionswerk in Niedersachsen (Hermannsburg)
 
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Nias Island warrior

Caption: Nias Island warrior in Indonesia. The young warrior wears the traditional costume for the initiation rites. He will have to prove his courage and skill by making the "jump to maturity" symbolised by a large stone in the main square of the village. The Nias Islands, near Sumatra, were first visited by the German missionary Eduart Fries of the Wuppertal Rhenan Mission.
Country: Indonesia
Year: 1910
Colour: Black and white
Ref.: HEMW-002.jpg
Collection: Evangelisch-lutherisches Missionswerk in Niedersachsen (Hermannsburg)
 
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Missionaries having lunch in front of their shelter

Caption: Missionaries having lunch in front of their shelter in Papua New Guinea - 1890
Country: Papua New Guinea
Year: 1890
Colour: Black and white
Ref.: HEMW-003.jpg
Collection: Evangelisch-lutherisches Missionswerk in Niedersachsen (Hermannsburg)