"Port Sudan, an der zur Landungsstelle der Dampfer führenden Eisenbahnlinie (auf der Strasse)" ("Port Sudan, at the railway which leads to the steamers' berth (on the road)"). Two women, their backs are facing the photographer. They are standing in front of a barbed wire fence. Behind the fence the rail tracks. In the far background buildings. The woman on the right is balancing a full basket on her head.; Paul Albert Theile, born in 1908 in Niesky (Germany), was a theologian and preacher. He was no missionary in Africa, but went on an educational journey to East Africa in 1933 and to South Africa in 1934. He was a mission deputy in Montmirail (France) from 1934 till 1938. In 1948 he married Susette Schmidt. After 1962 he was director of the Moravian Church in Switzerland. He died in 1995 in Birsfelden (near Basel / Switzerland).