Item 266.0 - Mohammedan temple (?)

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CA MHC PP-4-044-266.0


Mohammedan temple (?)


  • [between 1900-1919? (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 9.5 cm

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The caption is Gerhard Lohrenz's book reads: "In the course of time Mennonite settlements came into being in the eastern provinces of the Russian empire. Out there it was not the Orthodox church but the Mohammedan temple that dominated the village scenery. [HR 46]

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The building in this photo seems to have some Chrisitan orthodox symbols on it. Is it a mosque or just another example of an orthodox church? Gerhard Lohrenz's caption is open to interpretation. (AHR)

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Price: $5.00
Megapixels: 1.5
Resolution: 1386x1072

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