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Bedouin Village near Jericho--The plain Lot selected
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02792cgm a2200325 u 4500
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359459
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20160509165807.0
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120104e1894 mounnn i|eng u
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__|a  (CAJSImage)[system control number to record digital location]
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__|a  5226BAI/LVi144CAJS
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1_|a  Bain, Robert E. M. |4  Photographer
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00|a  Bedouin Village near Jericho--The plain Lot selected |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  25.4 x 18.1 cm ( 10 x 7 in).
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__|a  Photograph is in a book with a description beneath ; printed description: "(Genesis, xiii:10.)--'And Lot lifted up his eyes and beheld all the plain of Jordan, that it was well watered everywhere, before the Lord destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah.' In the above picture we have a view of a Bedouin village as it appears to-day, that stands in the very plain of Jordan that Lot saw well watered everywhere. The waters from Elisha's Fountain, that have always been used to irrigate this plain, pass through this village. It would be hard to conceive of a village with a more tumbled-down, wretched appearance than this, and the people who live in the village are as degenerate looking and degraded as one would judge them to be from their place of abode. These houses are seven or eight feet high, and are built of stone, and are then covered with thorny acacia trees. This is about eight miles from the ancient site of Sodom and Gomorrrah." Copyright year and photographer's name are printed at the bottom of the photograph, along with "Franklin Co Eng-Chi." See 5418BAI/LVii144CAJS (Voyager # 362369).
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__|a  A group of Bedouin homes and tents
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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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_4|a  Bedouin village
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_0|a  West Bank
_0|a  Jericho
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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  5226 |n  LVi144CAJS
0_|t  The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries

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Category: Bedouin Village
Year: 1894
Creator: Bain, Robert E. M
Physical description: photograph
Title: Bedouin Village near Jericho--The plain Lot selected