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Thy rod and thy staff they comfort me
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American Colony Photographers
Thy rod and thy staff they comfort me [Graphic]
Translated Title:
The Twenty-Third Psalm. Views taken chiefly at the Pastoral Spring of Ain Farah Generally accepted as the scene of the inspiration for this sublime Psalm of Trust by the 'Psalmist of Israel'. Prepared by the American Colony Photo Dept. Jerusalem, Palestine. Copyright the Matson Photo Service, Jerusalem.
Jerusalem, [circa 1920].
Object Details:
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.3 x 16.5 cm ( 4.25 x 6.5 in).
Photograph is in a book with an accompanying text, from the Twenty-third psalm, printed on the preceding interleaf. Cover is made from an animal skin
A shepherd with his staff, walking stick and sheep move through a valley
Scanning Notes:
Classification ID:
CAJS Image Collection LTT AMC 5746 LTT8CAJS
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Geographical Location:
West Bank
Ain Farah

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