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Bridge over the Jordan--Near where the Israelites worshiped the Egyptian calf
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02752cgm a2200337 u 4500
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362874
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20160509171413.0
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120215e1894 mounnn i|eng u
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__|a  (CAJSImage)[system control number to record digital location]
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__|a  5463BAI/LVii189CAJS
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1_|a  Bain, Robert E. M. |4  Photographer
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00|a  Bridge over the Jordan--Near where the Israelites worshiped the Egyptian calf |h  [Graphic]
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1_|a  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.
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__|a  St. Louis, |c  1894.
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__|a  1 photograph : |b  b&w ; |c  25.4 x 17.8 cm ( 10 x 7 in).
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__|a  Photograph is in a book with a description beneath ; printed description: "(Jeremiah, xlix:19.)--'Behold, he shall come up like a lion from the swelling of Jordan against the habitation of the strong.' This bridge is over the Hasbeiya branch of the Jordan. The bridge is said to date to the time of the Romans, but it is thought to belong to a later date. It has a very solid look and is in need of repairs, but one peculiarity of the Turk is that nothing with which he has to do is ever repaired. The rock-paved roadway you see coming down to the bridge is the road along which we pass from the plain of Huleh to Cæsarea Philippi. This is a wild and picturesque place, and the river underneath is fitly represented by Jeremiah in the sentence 'the swelling of the Jordan.' The Jordan here dashes down the steep descent, covering the shrubbery on the banks with its spray. It passes in a channel nearly 200 feet deep." See 5271BAI/LVi189CAJS (Voyager # 360559).
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__|a  Arched bridge of stone and the Jordan River
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__|a  1
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__|a  None
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__|a  Good
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__|a  Photograph not catalogued by Lazard--catalogued at CAJS
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__|a  [scanning note]
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_0|a  Bridges
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_0|a  Israel
_0|a  Jordan River (Israel and Jordan)
_4|a  Hasbeiya River
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2_|a  W.A. Hammond, Holborn Hall, E.C. |4  Publisher
2_|a  Holy Land Image Collection
2_|a  Lenkin Photo Image Collection
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0_|t  CAJS Image Collection |g  LVii |l  BAI |m  5463 |n  LVii189CAJS
0_|t  The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries

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Category: Bridges
Year: 1894
Creator: Bain, Robert E. M
Physical description: photograph
Title: Bridge over the Jordan--Near where the Israelites worshiped the Egyptian calf