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The mightiest building stone ever cut, ruins of Baalbek, Syria
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The mightiest building stone ever cut, ruins of Baalbek, Syria
Title:
The mightiest building stone ever cut, ruins of Baalbek, Syria [Graphic]
Year:
1900.
Creator:
Underwood & Underwood
Category:
Stone Of The Pregnant Woman
Object Details:
1 stereoscopic card : albumen ; 15.4 x 8.1 cm ( 6 x 3.25 in).
Notes:
Stereoscopic cards were originally housed in a box which looks like two books; the box is labeled "Palestine Through the Stereoscope" and each of the "books" is marked either "Volume I" or "Volume II" and "Underwood & Underwood"; the card is numbered at the top and bottom with its location (95) in the box and with the photographic number (3174) ; the publisher's name and locations (New York, London, Toronto-Canada, and Ottawa-Kansas) are listed on the left side of the card; "Works and Studios" for "Sun Sculptures" is listed on the right end of the card with their locations (Arlington and Westwood, New Jersey); the title and copyright date (1900) are printed at the bottom of the card
A woman sits on the ground and two other people pose on or next to a large cut stone at Baalbek; a large colonnade from Baalbek can be seen in the background
Collection:
CAJS Image Collection BB UND 641 BB95
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries