People and places in The Bahamas

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Groups include: group outside J J Watson Knowles' house, Tarpum bay, Eleuthera; missionaries with bicycles, Nassau; missionaries returning to their stations from Synod, including Revs ?Bursell, Mudd, John Jackson and Reginald Walker Baker; staff and students of Wesley High School, Governor's Harbour; congregation leaving New Chapel, New Providence; congregation outside Green Turtle Cay Church and Old Harbour Church, Abaco; Queen's College Staff, Nassau.

People include: Joseph Barnett Brindley with bridge that he built, Andros Island; Reginald Walker Baker feeding chickens, mission house, Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera; Rev William Hyslop with church members outside church, Wemyss Bight, Eleuthera.

Events include: church interior on Centenary Sunday 1913, Ebenezer Wesleyan Church, Nassau.

Places or buildings include: Trinity Wesleyan Church and mission house, Nassau, including view showing Rev William H F Bleby and J W Leech of Preston and when damaged after hurricane, September 1928 and restored 1930; mission house, Tarpum Bay; Rock Sound mission house.

Prints taken by/received from: Rev Frederick William Bishop Smith; Rev Robert Parkinson; John Henry Cartwright; G E H Johnson.

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