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Bethléem et Environs :
Title:
Bethléem et Environs : L'étable de Bethléem [Graphic]
Year:
[1886-1887].
Creator:
Fromet, Abbé
Category:
Grotto Of The Nativity
Church Of The Nativity (Bethlehem)
Object Details:
1 photograph : albumen ; 16.8 x 12 cm ( 6.625 x 4.75 in).
Notes:
Photographs are housed in a burlap-covered box; the burlap has been decorated using crewel with symbols and borders on four sides and the lid; the names "Bethlehem," "Bethanie," "Nazar[eth]," and "Jerusalem" each appear on one of the four sides; a pamphlet entitled "Souvenirs Photographiques d'un Pélerinage du Pénitence en Terre-Sainte par M. l'abbé Fromet, curé d'Angé (Loir-et-Cher)" and a list of the mounted photographs accompanies the XBD photographs; no title appears on the matte or the photograph; handwritten "85" on the matte refers to the number in the pamphlet
Interior of the church; shows the silver star on the floor of the Grotto, marking the birthplace of Jesus
Collection:
CAJS Image Collection XBD FRO 3759 XBD58
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries