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  • Peoples Temple Collection (1972-1990)

Jim Jones with Christa Amos

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MS0183-17-2
Jim Jones with Christa Amos
1970s
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Jones holds Christa Amos on his lap. He wears a red shirt with dark sunglasses. A sign on the wall behind Jones reads "He sacrificed His blood for us," and the tip of a United States flag shows just above Jones's head. The position and color of the pulpit, along with the position of the flag and type of wall identify the location as the Redwood Valley Peoples Temple. The numbers "17-2" are written on the front and the back of the photograph. This photograph is from the "Healings" album in the Peoples Temple Collection. Written on the inside front cover are the names Royal Mershon and Lula Mae Mershon.
Jonestown; Peoples Temple; Jim Jones; James Warren Jones; Christa Amos; Peoples Temple Christian Church and Youth Center
7700 East Road North
California - Redwood Valley
© Stephan Jones. Permission to publish has been granted the SDSU Library.
  • Peoples Temple Collection (1972-1990)
MS-0183
Photographic print; color
3.5 inches X 3.5 inches
No
  • San Diego State University Library and Information Access, Special Collections and University Archives
James Warren Jones Family. Gift of Stephan Jones
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