Collection Photo 92 - New Hebrides Mission Lantern Slides, 1880-1945

Man fishing Indigenous group by river Group with outrigger canoe Women weaving Indigenous boys Carved demit Indigenous couple Two indigenous women Two indigenous women Indigenous couple
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AU PMB Photo 92


New Hebrides Mission Lantern Slides, 1880-1945


  • 1880-1945 (Creation)

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157 digital images

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The Foreign Missions Committee was established by the "Southern Church" of the Presbyterian Church in New Zealand. The Southern Church was represented by the Presbyterian Synod of Otago and Southland and was based on the Free Church of Scotland ideals.
The Foreign Mission Committee was elected to take charge of missionary activities for the "Southern Church" of the Presbyterian Church in New Zealand. This included administering all foreign mission appointments and matters and organising an annual mission collection to support missionaries in the field.

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Collection of 157 images copied from glass lantern slides associated with the Presbyterian Church New Hebrides Mission. The images date from 1880 to 1945.

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High resolution digital copies can be ordered from the Presbyterian Research Centre, the Pacific Manuscripts Bureau and the Vanuatu National Archives. If a person wishes to publish any photographs from this collection, the researcher must contact the Presbyterian Research Centre to gain permission. Email:

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Uploaded by Kari James June 2017. Updated by Kari James November 2018.

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