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Road in the Harbor of Joppa--In the land of the Philistines
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20160509165401.0
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__|a  (CAJSImage)[system control number to record digital location]
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__|a  5165BAI/LVi83CAJS
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1_|a  Bain, Robert E. M. |4  Photographer
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00|a  Road in the Harbor of Joppa--In the land of the Philistines |h  [Graphic]
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1_|a  Earthly Footsteps of The Man of Galilee Being Three Hundred and Eighty-Four Original Photographic Views and Descriptions of the Places Connected with the Earthly Life of Our Lord and His Apostles Traced with Note Book and Camera showing where Christ was born, brought up, baptized, tempted, transfigured and crucified, together with the scenes of his prayers, tears, miracles and sermons, and also places made sacred by the labors of his apostles, from Jerusalem to Rome by Bishop John H. Vincent, D.D., LL.D., Rev. James W. Lee, D.D., and R.E.M. Bain. London: A.M. Gardner & Co., Limited.
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__|a  St. Louis, |c  1894.
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__|a  1 photograph : |b  b&w ; |c  25.3 x 18 cm ( 10 x 7 in).
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__|a  Photograph is in a book with a description beneath ; printed description: "(I. Samuel, xiii:12.)--'Therefore said I, The Philistines will come down now upon me to Gilgal.' Joppa was a town in the land of the Philistines. The Philistines, as a people, caused the Israelites more trouble than any other nation, except the Egyptians. Looked at from the deck of our ship, Joppa presented a most magnificent appearance. Standing upon a low, round hill, dipping into the Mediterranean, the view was beautiful beyond description. One is not so impressed with the town, however, after landing. It is said to be the dirtiest and most uncomfortable place in Palestine. In going up the long lane from the custom house toward our hotel, we met strings of camels and mules, bales of merchandise, and had our first view of the actual Holy Land. There are orange groves, palms and other Oriental trees, which unite to give a picturesque and Oriental view to the town." See 5357BAI/LVii83CAJS (Voyager # 361943).
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__|a  View of the waterfront and the train terminus; several ships are at sea
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__|a  1
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__|a  None
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__|a  Good
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__|a  Photograph not catalogued by Lazard--catalogued at CAJS
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__|a  [scanning note]
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_0|a  Transportation
_0|a  Ships
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_0|a  Israel
_0|a  Jaffa (Tel Aviv, Israel)
_0|a  Joppa (Tel Aviv, Israel)
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2_|a  A.M. Gardner & Co., Ltd. |4  Publisher
2_|a  Holy Land Image Collection
2_|a  Lenkin Photo Image Collection
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0_|t  CAJS Image Collection |g  LVi |l  BAI |m  5165 |n  LVi83CAJS
0_|t  The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries

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Category: Ships
Category: Transportation
Year: 1894
Creator: Bain, Robert E. M
Physical description: photograph
Title: Road in the Harbor of Joppa--In the land of the Philistines