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Views of churches in Rarotonga and Samoa, [ca 1905]

Reference Number: 1/2-094319-F

Two exterior views of unidentified stone churches, the top one in Rarotonga, and the bottom one in Samoa, photographed circa 1905. Photographer(s) unidentified.The upper image shows a building set amongst palms and other trees. Local men work with palm fronds in front.The lower image shows another church building, also set amongst palms and other trees. Children sit about on the grassy area alongside. A traditional Samoan building, with a rounded, thatched roof supported by an outer ring of posts, is on the left.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Building portraits and Film photonegatives, related to Rarotonga, Samoa, Church buildings - Cook Islands and Church buildings - Samoa.

Part of:
London Missionary Society :Photographs of the South Pacific, Reference Number PAColl-5558 (9 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Film copy negative. Single negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures996. Cook Islands. Rarotonga(PFP-028494)

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