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Creators:
Filles de Marie (Pesche, Belgium)
Dates:
ca. 1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on verso reads: "Bas-Congo / Veuve chrétienne soignant 2 orphelins." Translated postcard caption reads: "Lower Congo / Christian widow taking care of two orphans."

Additional printed text on verso reads: "Missions des Filles de Marie de Pesches." and "Ern. Thill, Bruxelles." Publisher's logo on verso: "Nels."

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Dates:
ca. 1933
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed recto caption reads: "28. Ménage chrétien / Christen huisgezin." Translated postcard caption reads: "28. Christian household."

Postage stamp printed on verso. Postmark, manuscript message and address on verso.

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Creators:
V.E.D. (Brussels)
Dates:
ca. 1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (halftone., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on recto reads: "Au Congo. - Familles chrétiennes.."

Translated postcard caption reads: "In the Congo. Christian families."

Printed text on verso reads: "Editi. V E D, Bruxelles."

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Dates:
[ca. 1900]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on recto reads: "13. Congo français / Cinq ménages chrétiens de Brazzaville."

Translated caption reads: "13. French Congo / Five Christian couples in Brazzaville."

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Creators:
Procure des Missions (Lille)
Dates:
ca. 1905
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original caption reads, "Church and Christians of Alorobia."

Printed text on verso reads: "Procure des Missions / Bulletin 'Chine, Ceylan, Madagascar' / Lille, 73, rud des Stations / Téléph. 6042; Ch. Post. 134 / Phototypie - 49. rue de Canteleu. Lille."

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Dates:
c. 1920
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (b&w, 14 x 8.9 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Text on recto reads: "Missions des Pères du St-Esprit. Une famille Chrétienne à Zanzibar (Afrique Orientale)."

Translated postcard caption reads, "Zanzibar (East Africa). Christian family."

Additional text on verso reads: "Edité par l'Ecole Apostolique des Pères du St-Esprit, Lierre, Belgique."

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Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Churches
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Congregations. A few Lutheran and Christian Science churches are included in this material.

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Dates:
1855-1949
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Clubs
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Contains ribbons, publications, member documents, programs, and a hymn. Organizations types in civic, fraternal, religious, recreation, and others including but not limited to: F.F.F., Rotary International, the Cymreigyddion Society, Laureate Boat Club, Segno Success Club, Cohasset Debating Society, Athenaean Society, Literary and Philosophical Soc...

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Dates:
1835-1932
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Temperance
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This series is divided into organizations that focused on temperance-related issues, the effects of temperance in different states within the United States as well as Russia and Mexico, political parties and their approaches to alcohol regulation and restriction, and the political careers of individuals that overlapped with the temperance movements...