photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
- Series: Rev D.L. Francis
Photograph (black and white); group of young women, standing outside with a White missionary woman; one woman holding a child, Jack Lia(?); another woman holding an unidentified object under her arm, and wearing a cross around her neck; two women with bandaged legs; Fauabu, Solomon Islands.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
Height: 11 centimetres
Width: 8 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- The little boy in this photo could be jack Lia(?), Fauabu Leper Hospital's mascot, who is also photographed in Oc,A4.114 -115, BM Pictorial Collection. The boy's surname is illegible in these inscriptions, and there is no accompanying/additional information.
- Not on display
- This image has been stuck to paper, using double-sided(?) adhesive tape.
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Collection of photographs acquired for the Museum of Mankind in 1992 by Ben Burt, as a gift from the executors of Rev. Francis' estate. The collection is comprised of 3 albums, and 1 box:
Oc-A4 (stored in a ring binder folder and also in a box, additionally labelled with the registration number Oc-A4, containing large photographs)
Oc-A5 (stored in a ring binder folder)
Oc-A6 (stored in a ring binder folder)
A box of large photographic prints, additionally labelled with the registration number Oc-A5 and Oc-A6
Oc-B104 (stored in a ring binder box).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 91