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Holy Land Photograph Album, ca. 1860.
Bernath Mss 148
Collection Overview

Title:

Holy Land Photograph Album, ca. 1860

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

Album of 29 black and white albumen photographs of landscapes, street scenes, monuments, and people in Jericho, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Samaria, Shiloh, Damascus, Athens, Baalbek, Mt. Sinai, Mt. Carmel, and Mt. Hermon. Likely put together from local photographers' work for or by a wealthy European traveler on a mid-19th century. Captions are in English and include occasional Bible verses relating to the locations pictured.

Date:

1860 (issued)

Subject:

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Jericho -- Pictorial works
Jerusalem -- Pictorial works
Bethlehem -- Pictorial works
West Bank -- Pictorial works
Damascus (Syria) -- Pictorial works
Athens (Greece) -- Pictorial works
Lebanon -- Pictorial works
Egypt -- Pictorial works
Israel -- Pictorial works

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Purchase, 2005.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], Holy Land Photograph Album. Bernath Mss 148. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Albumen prints.
Photographs.
Photograph albums.

Physical Description:

.2 linear ft.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.