Silvina photograph 20161210 234029?2016

ITEM DETAILS

photograph
They were cared for at the Mount Holyoke Girls Seminary
Vilayet of Bitlis/Paghesh
After the massacres of 1895, the missionares in Bitlis opened orphanages for both boys and girls. These are the girls that were cared for at the Mount Holyoke Girls Seminary. Their teacher, a gradaute of the school, is seated in the right hand corner. (Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections)
Bitlis,Turkey
circa 1900
Houshamadyan - http://www.houshamadyan.org
photograph | seminary | Turkey | genocide | Armenia | Houshamadyan
This item is shared by Silvina Der-Meguerditchian