Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Jordan Photograph Album, 1962-1963.
Bernath Mss 146
Collection Overview

Title:

Jordan Photograph Album, 1962-1963

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

107 black and white photos (removed from album) taken presumably by an American diplomatic employee in Jordan. Includes two large photos of the embassy staff with some people identified on the backs. Also includes two color postcards of Jordan, a program titled "Beating Retreat Programme on the Occasions of the Visit of the American National War College in Jordan, Wednesday 20th March 1963," and other printed ephemera. At least 27 of the photos are of the interiors and exteriors of the Muashir Hospital and the Palestine Hospital. Also includes photos of other unidentified interiors, work stations, and a costume party. Prominent people identified include U.S. ambassador to Jordan William Macomber, Jr. and Dr. Sa'ad Muashir.

Date:

1962 (issued)

Subject:

a-jo---
Macomber, William B. (William Butts) -- 1921-2003
Diplomatic and consular service, American
Hospitals -- Jordan
Amman (Jordan) -- Pictorial works

Note:

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

Type:

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.