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Old Gate to Caesarea Philippi, at the foot of Mt. Hermon Palestine
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Creator:
Underwood & Underwood
Title:
Old Gate to Caesarea Philippi, at the foot of Mt. Hermon Palestine [Graphic]
Translated Title:
Palestine Through the Stereoscope
Year:
1900.
Object Details:
1 stereoscopic card : albumen ; 15.4 x 8.1 cm ( 6 x 3.25 in).
Notes:
Stereoscopic cards were originally housed in a box which looks like two books; the box is labeled "Palestine Through the Stereoscope" and each of the "books" is marked either "Volume I" or "Volume II" and "Underwood & Underwood"; the card is numbered at the top and bottom with its location (90) in the box and with the photographic number (3169) ; the publisher's name and locations (New York, London, Toronto-Canada, and Ottawa-Kansas) are listed on the left side of the card; "Works and Studios" for "Sun Sculptures" is listed on the right end of the card with their locations (Arlington and Westwood, New Jersey); the title and copyright date (1900) are printed at the bottom of the card; see 535UND/BA25 (Voyager # 326086)
Horses and riders have just passed through a gate in a stone wall; the road appears to be the top of a stone wall/bridge; mountains are in the background
Scanning Notes:
1
Category:
Caesarea Philippi
Classification ID:
636UND/BB90
Collection:
CAJS Image Collection BB UND 636 BB90
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Geographical Location:
Syria
Bāniyās (Damascus, Syria)
Mount Hermon (Lebanon and Syria)

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Year: 1900
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Physical description: stereoscopic card
Title: Old Gate to Caesarea Philippi, at the foot of Mt. Hermon Palestine