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Group of people outside home for lepers, India, n.d.

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  • Colored postcard has a printed caption "9. A Home for lepers - By the wayside in India the leper is still begging for alms. Missionaries have erected leper homes in many places, caring for them. Many have been converted, one man at Bhagalpur, in 1905, after ten years teaching. “Sinners gather round thee, lepers sought thy face, None too vile or loathsome for a Saviour’s grace.” The back is labeled "Church Missionary Society Y.P.U. Series 2" and has a handwritten message in English. JPG file (165 KB)
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