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Nun Evgenia and schoolmates

Nun Evgenia and schoolmates, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargeNun Evgenia and schoolmates, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library


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Object:Nun Evgenia and schoolmates
Description:Full length portrait of a group of five women. Two nuns in habits are sitting on two chairs in front of three schoolgirls in urban clothes, standing behind them.
Comment:Sister Evgenia (Ana Ivanova Boyadzhieva) (1850 - 1913) was a nun from the Women's Monastery in Kalofer, a teacher in Karlovo and headmistress of the Women's Boarding School in Plovdiv. Among the photographed is Anka Anastasova Karastoyanova (1860 - 1884) - daughter of Viktoria and Anastas Nikolov Stojanović/Karastoyanov.
Date:Not before 1870, Not after 1878
Creator:Stojanović/Karastoyanov, Anastas Nikolov, (Court photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 108mm x 66mm
Image: 102mm x 62mm
Format:Carte de visite
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:150 Behavior Processes and Personality > 156 Social Personality
290 Clothing
570 Interpersonal Relations
870 Education
770 Religious Beliefs
780 Religious Practices
790 Ecclesiatical Organization > 793 Priesthood
740 Health and Welfare
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: С 1469
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova