German Colonial Period Images of Pohnpei
Portrait of Jose of Tirapu


compiled by Dirk H.R. Spennemann



Caption reads: Portrait of Jose of Tirapu in Spain, the 'Prior Atilio" in Daiber's "Leaves from a Diary", one of the 'fanatical monks' on Pohnpei. Since autumn 1912 in San Sebastian in Spain, where the Capuchins are founding a new cloisters."

Source:

Müller, Kilian. (1912). Jahresbericht über die Tätigkeit der Kapuziner der rheinisch-westfälischen Kapuziner-Ordensprovinz auf den Karolinen, Marianen, und Palau-Inseln in der deutschen Südsee. Jahresbericht 1912. Limburg: Limburger Vereinsdruckerei . Page 59



[Pohnpei Historic Photograph Index]

Compilation Dirk H.H. Spennemann 2003
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