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Hannah Riddell

Known in Japan as "The Mother of Lepers"

By Jingo Tobimatsu

[Kumamoto: Kaishun Hospital], 1937.


The Main Entrance Gate

Some of the Cherry Trees in the Hospital

The Patients' Entrance to the Main Building

The Director's Residence and Office.

The Church of the Advent and the Sun-Dial

The Sun-Dial

The Mausoleum

The Special Messenger from the Empress Dowager just above Miss Wright, the Governor at her right.

A Group of the Patients who have been in the Hospital over 20 years.

Girl Patients at Play

One of the Church Committee at his Exercise

Azalea Hill

Miss Wright and the Present Staff

At right of Miss Wright, Dr. Tajiri, at left, Rev. K. Otobe; Above between Dr. Tajiri and Miss Wright, Dr. Miike; between Miss Wright and Mr. Otobe the Author, Mr. Tobimatsu; then Rev. P. M. Haruyama. The Bible Woman is in the center; the elderly woman is 83.

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