Arrival of a boat from the Mission of Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, ca.1900-1930
Arrivee du bateau de la Mission a Bougainville. - Archipel des Salomon." ("Arrival of the boat from the Mission at Bougainville. - Archipelago of Solomon.") In a wide bay, fifteen children wade in the shallow water near the shore while various adults stand on the land. A large boat is visible sailing toward the shore.; Postcard issued by "Missions des Peres Maristes en Oceanie," a Catholic missionary order. The back of the postcard is blank and contains information from the publisher: "Sous-Procure des Missions - 6, Rue de Bagneux, Paris VIe.