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Benziger Brothers 
Father Damien, Leper colony 
n.d. 
  
Cabinet card 
Be-Hold 
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (47 / 156) 
  
 
LL/11366 
  
Priest who worked at a leper colony and contracted leprosy from which he died in 1873. He was considered a paradigm of humane self-sacrifice. Cabinet card by Benziger Brothers, sold for the benefit of the Leper Mission. 
 

 
  
 
  
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