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Flour Mill, Damascus--For biblical references to Damascus during the Old Testament Period, Read II. Kings, viii: 7-15, 28, 29; x: 32, 33; xii:17,18; xiii: 3-7,17-19, 22-25; xiv: 28; xvi: 5-12; II. Chron., xxiv: 23, xxviii: 5; Song of Solomon, vii: 4; Isaiah, xvii; Jer., xlix:23-27; Ezekiel, xxvii:18; xlvii: 16-18; xlviii: 1; Amos, l: 3-5
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20160509172116.0
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__|a  (CAJSImage)[system control number to record digital location]
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__|a  5567BAI/LVii293CAJS
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1_|a  Bain, Robert E. M. |4  Photographer
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00|a  Flour Mill, Damascus--For biblical references to Damascus during the Old Testament Period, Read II. Kings, viii: 7-15, 28, 29; x: 32, 33; xii:17,18; xiii: 3-7,17-19, 22-25; xiv: 28; xvi: 5-12; II. Chron., xxiv: 23, xxviii: 5; Song of Solomon, vii: 4; Isaiah, xvii; Jer., xlix:23-27; Ezekiel, xxvii:18; xlvii: 16-18; xlviii: 1; Amos, l: 3-5 |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 17.7 cm ( 10 x 7 in).
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__|a  Photograph is in a book with a description beneath ; printed description: "(Amos, 1-5.)--'I will break also the bar of Damascus, and cut off the inhabitant from the plain of Aven, and him that holdeth the scepter from the house of Eden: and the people of Syria shall go into captivity unto Kir, saith the Lord.' The bar of Damascus here is a reference to the bolt which secured the gate. To break it was to throw open the city to the enemy. This figure refers to the breaking of the national strength and means of resistance. The flour mill, a picture of which we give above, is in the northern part of the city. The stream of water flowing under the bridge and which furnishes power to turn the mill is the river Abana. These mills in Palestine and throughout Syria are very crude in comparison with such as we know in Europe and America at the present time." "Vol. 2" and "H2" are printed beneath the text.
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__|a  A corner of a building next to the Abana River and a small stone bridge
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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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_4|a  Flour mill
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_0|a  Syria
_0|a  Damascus
_0|a  Abana River (Syria)
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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  5567 |n  LVii293CAJS
0_|t  The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries

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Category: Flour Mill
Year: 1894
Creator: Bain, Robert E. M
Physical description: photograph
Title: Flour Mill, Damascus--For biblical references to Damascus during the Old Testament Period, Read II. Kings, viii: 7-15, 28, 29; x: 32, 33; xii:17,18; xiii: 3-7,17-19, 22-25; xiv: 28; xvi: 5-12; II. Chron., xxiv: 23, xxviii: 5; Song of Solomon, vii: 4; Isaiah, xvii; Jer., xlix:23-27; Ezekiel, xxvii:18; xlvii: 16-18; xlviii: 1; Amos, l: 3-5