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Paraguay - Indians

2007-0202



Description: "21 Sunday services at the mission church, Filadelfia. According to Mennonite custom, the men sit on one side of the church, the women on the other. Toddlers often run from one parent to the other, while older children sit quietly. The indian congregation sings the familiar Protestant hymns in Chulupi. They sing unaccompanied, and many have fine voices. Missionary Gerhard Hein preaches a sermon, followed by a shorter sermon by an indian preacher."; see 2007-0203 for back
Date: 1964?
Location: Filadelfia, Paraguay
MLA filing: Paraguay - Indians
Original size: 16 x 24 cm
Source: Mennonite Central Company; Standard Oil Company
Photographer: Nancy Flowers

2007-0203



Description: back of 2007-0202; "21 Sunday services at the mission church, Filadelfia. According to Mennonite custom, the men sit on one side of the church, the women on the other. Toddlers often run from one parent to the other, while older children sit quietly. The indian congregation sings the familiar Protestant hymns in Chulupi. They sing unaccompanied, and many have fine voices. Missionary Gerhard Hein preaches a sermon, followed by a shorter sermon by an indian preacher."
Date: 1964?
Location: Filadelfia, Paraguay
MLA filing: Paraguay - Indians
Original size: 25 x 20.5 cm
Source: Mennonite Central Company; Standard Oil Company
Photographer: Nancy Flowers

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