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Priests blessing the Jordan
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Priests blessing the Jordan
Priests blessing the Jordan [Graphic]
Realistic Travels Publishers
Rites And Ceremonies
Object Details:
1 stereoscopic card : albumen ; 15.4 x 8.1 cm ( 6 x 3.25 in).
Stereoscopic cards are housed in a box which looks like two books; the box is labeled "Journeys in all Lands : Palestine" and credited to Realistic Travels; the spine also has an image of the Dome of the Rock ; the publisher's name and locations (London, Capetown, Bombay, Melbourne, and Toronto) are printed at the left side of the card and, on the right side "By Royal Command to their Imperial Majesties King George V and Queen Mary" is printed; the card has a title at the bottom and a number (53) in the center at the top ; "Realistic Travels copyright" is printed at the bottom of the card
A crowd of people on the banks of the Jordan watch a procession of priests in boats
CAJS Image Collection BE RTP 1835 BE53
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries