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St. Christopher's Mission, Bluff, Utah [picture postcard]

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Photographer:
Thompson, George
Physical description:
1 item, black-and-white, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2"
Culture:
Indians of North America Missions
Navajo Indians
Type:
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Bluff (Utah)
Date:
1900
1920
1946
1940-1950
Notes:
Series 1, Box 13, U.S.A.--Utah--Cities.
Summary:
A black-and-white photograph of a woman teaching in front of Navajo students of varied ages and genders. Caption: "This mission to the Navajo Indians was begun in 1943 by the Episcopal church near Bluff, Utah in an area where primitive Indians had no medical, educational or spiritual care before that time." Image bears postal cancellation dated 1946. The photo credit is George Thompson, 1946.
Cite as:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, ca. 1880s-1970s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. [Collection 200.]
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection 1880s-1970s
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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