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Description:

Portrait of Jacob Neumann. Lithograph by A. Giere, Bergen, from an 1837 painting by J. Görbitz. Printed on posterboard. Title portrait for Neumann's biography by C. Schwach, Bergen, 1848. Neumann was bishop of Bergen and wrote in a pastoral letter of 1837, "A Word of Admonition to the Peasants in the Diocese of Bergen who Desire to Emigrate," in which he warned the peasants not to emigrate.

Photographed persons:

Neumann, Jacob
(Born: 1772 - Dead: 1848 - Occupation: Bishop - Further information: Norwegian Lutheran bishop.)

Artist:

Giere, A.
Görbits, J.

Subjects:

Pastors, Emigration - Debate

Date:

1848

Owner:

Nasjonalbiblioteket, avdeling Oslo - Billedsamlingen


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