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St. Mary's Well, or the Fountain of the Virgin, Nazareth---A place often visited by Mary, the Mother of our Lord
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Creator:
Bain, Robert E. M
Title:
St. Mary's Well, or the Fountain of the Virgin, Nazareth---A place often visited by Mary, the Mother of our Lord [Graphic]
Translated Title:
Earthly Footsteps of The Man of Galilee Being Three Hundred and Eighty-Four Original Photographic Views and Descriptions of the Places Connected with the Earthly Life of Our Lord and His Apostles Traced with Note Book and Camera showing where Christ was born, brought up, baptized, tempted, transfigured and crucified, together with the scenes of his prayers, tears, miracles and sermons, and also places made sacred by the labors of his apostles, from Jerusalem to Rome by Bishop John H. Vincent, D.D., LL.D., Rev. James W. Lee, D.D., and R.E.M. Bain. London: W.A. Hammond, Holborn Hall, E.C.
Year:
St. Louis, 1894.
Object Details:
1 photograph : b&w ; 25.5 x 18 cm ( 10 x 7 in).
Notes:
Photograph is in a book with a description beneath ; printed description: "(Deut., xxiv: 19-22.)--'When thou cuttest down thine harvest in thy field, and hast forgot a sheaf in the field, thou shalt not go again to fetch it; it shall be for the stranger, for the fatherless, and for the widow; that the Lord thy God may bless thee in all the work of thine hands.' We place to illustrate the conclusion of the 24th chapter of Deuteronomy a picture of St. Mary's Well, or the Fountain of the Virgin, in Nazareth. Through all the precepts of this 24th chapter there are to be seen intimations and suggestions of the charity and humanity and good will that Christ came into the world to teach and to express through his own life. So this picture of the Virgin's Fountain in Nazareth, where Christ grew up, is a good illustration of that spirit of humanity and good will and blessing we see emphasized in Christ." "Franklin Co Eng-Chi" is printed at the bottom right of the photograph. See 5177BAI/LVi95CAJS (Voyager # 358854)
People are collecting water at the Fountain of the Virgin
Scanning Notes:
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Category:
Fountain Of The Virgin
St. Mary's Well
Classification ID:
5369BAI/LVii95CAJS
Collection:
CAJS Image Collection LVii BAI 5369 LVii95CAJS
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Geographical Location:
Israel
Nazareth (Israel)

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