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PHOTO0000000505

English transcription: The Koran school. An out-of-doors class.
French transcription: Ecole coranique. Un cours en plein air.
Description: A group of children are seated in front of a blackboard on a stand outside a building. A teacher stands on the left. He uses a stick to point at the blackboard. He is wearing loose-fitting pants, a loose tunic, and a fez.

PHOTO0000000480

English transcription: The Koran school. An out-of-doors class.
French transcription: Ecole coranique. Un cours en plein air.
Description: Five children seated in a row, reading Arabic from handheld blackboards.

PHOTO0000000479

English transcription: The Koran school. An out-of-doors class.
French transcription: Ecole coranique. Un cours en plein air.
Description: A large group of boys is seated in an outdoors school. The two boys in the foreground are holding small blackboards on which Arabic writing is visible. Next to them is a boy with a large book.

PHOTO0000000478

English transcription: The Koran School. An out-of-doors class.
French transcription: Ecole coranique. Un cours en plein air.
Description: A close up of four children (two girls, two boys) in a classroom setting. A boy is reading out loud from an Arabic text, following the words with a finger. The others seem also to be reading along with him. There are other children visible in the background.

PHOTO0000000474

English transcription: The Koran school. An out-of-doors class.
French transcription: Ecole coranique. Un cours en plein air.
Description: An outdoor classroom, equipped with chairs and a blackboard. A male teacher, dresssed in white, wearing a fez, sits on a chair in front. Some 25 boys and girls, some with Korans in their hands or on their laps, sit facing the man. One boy, kneeling in front of the teacher, is reading from a Koran, and students in the front row are following the reading in their own books, one girl with a finger.

PHOTO0000000473

English transcription: The Koran School. An out-of-doors class.
French transcription: Ecole coranique. Un cours en plein air.
Description: Outdoors. On the right, the beginning of a long line-up of seated young men reading and reciting Korans in their hands or on their laps. At the back of the line, many younger children, some also holding Korans, seem to be observing the class.

PHOTO0000000472

English transcription: The Koran school. An out-of-doors class.
French transcription: Ecole coranique. Un cours en plein air.
Description: En exterieur, un petit gaçon est debout face à un tableau noir sur lequel des mots sont écrits en arabe. Il utilise une petite baguette pour pointer le tableau. D'autres petits garçons l'entourent et regardent l'objectif.

PHOTO0000000471

English transcription: Nigeria - Lagos - 1963. The Koran school. An out-of-doors class.
French transcription: Nigeria - Lagos - 1963. Ecole Coranique. Un cours en plein air.
Description: Cette photo represente des enfants en exterieur entrain de lire le coran.