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Threshing grain near Jacob's Well
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Realistic Travels Publishers
Threshing grain near Jacob's Well [Graphic]
Translated Title:
Journeys in all Lands : Palestine by Realistic Travels
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 (56) in the center at the top ; "Realistic Travels copyright" is printed at the bottom of the card
People are working in a field, threshing wheat, while cattle graze nearby; in the background are an arched building and, in the far background, a long low stone building
Scanning Notes:
Classification ID:
CAJS Image Collection BE RTP 1838 BE56
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Geographical Location:
West Bank
Jacob's Well (West Bank)

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Physical description: stereoscopic card
Title: Threshing grain near Jacob's Well