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El Mejdel, the Ancient Migdol. An important village of fifteen hundred inhabitants. Its mosque and tall minaret are constructed of ancient materials. A weekly fair is held here.

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El Mejdel, the Ancient Migdol.  An important village of fifteen hundred inhabitants.  Its mosque and tall minaret are constructed of ancient materials. A weekly fair is held here.

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Names
Wilson, Charles William, Sir (1836-1905) (Author)
Harley (Wood-engraver)
Woodward, John Douglas (1846-1924) (Artist)
Collection

Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881 - 1884
Place Term: New York
Publisher: D. Appleton
Library locations
Dorot Jewish Division
Shelf locator: *PWC+ (Wilson, C. W. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. 1881)
Topics
Palms
Camels -- Israel
Men -- Israel -- Migdal
Migdal (Israel)
Minarets -- Israel -- Migdal
Mosques -- Israel -- Migdal
Water pipes (Smoking)
Genres
Wood engravings
Notes
Statement of Responsibility: Colonel Wilson, ed.
Physical Description
Extent: 23 x 16.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG794840631-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b10607452
UUID: 47e8e290-c5f3-012f-685d-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1836: Creator Born
  • 1881: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1905: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "El Mejdel, the Ancient Migdol. An important village of fifteen hundred inhabitants. Its mosque and tall minaret are constructed of ancient materials. A weekly fair is held here." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881 - 1884. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f5c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "El Mejdel, the Ancient Migdol. An important village of fifteen hundred inhabitants. Its mosque and tall minaret are constructed of ancient materials. A weekly fair is held here." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f5c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. (1881 - 1884). El Mejdel, the Ancient Migdol. An important village of fifteen hundred inhabitants. Its mosque and tall minaret are constructed of ancient materials. A weekly fair is held here. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f5c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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El Mejdel, the Ancient Migdol.  An important village of fifteen hundred inhabitants.  Its mosque and tall minaret are constructed of ancient materials. A weekly fair is held here.