Item 23859 - Malaga Islanders with missionary, ca. 1909

Item 23859 - Malaga Islanders with missionary, ca. 1909
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Item 23859
Malaga Islanders with missionary, ca. 1909
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Malaga Island residents visited with a missionary on a Sunday.

Malaga Island, off Phippsburg, was home to a mixed race population. The state took over the island in 1911 and evicted the residents.

This image was part of a story in Harper's Weekly.

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