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Abraham's Oak, Hebron. An ilex or evergreen holm oak (quercus pseudo-cocccifera). One of the lower branches was broken down by a heavy fall of snow in the winter of 1850. It was cut up into logs and conveyed to Jerusalem. There were seven camel loads; one log was sent to England.

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Abraham's Oak, Hebron.  An ilex or evergreen holm oak (quercus pseudo-cocccifera). One of the lower branches was broken down by a heavy fall of snow in the winter of 1850.  It was cut up into logs and conveyed to Jerusalem. There were seven camel loads; one log was sent to England.

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Abraham's Oak, Hebron. An ilex or evergreen holm oak (quercus pseudo-cocccifera). One of the lower branches was broken down by a heavy fall of snow in the winter of 1850. It was cut up into logs and conveyed to Jerusalem. There were seven camel loads; one log was sent to England.
Names
Wilson, Charles William, Sir (1836-1905) (Author)
Woodward, John Douglas (1846-1924) (Artist)
Collection

Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881 - 1884
Place: New York
Publisher: D. Appleton
Library locations
Dorot Jewish Division
Shelf locator: *PWC+ (Wilson, C. W. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. 1881)
Topics
Abraham (Biblical patriarch)
Oaks -- West Bank -- Hebron
Tents -- West Bank -- Hebron
Genres
Wood engravings
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Colonel Wilson, ed.
Physical Description
Extent: 12.5 x 16 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG794840631-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10607452
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4f302ee0-c5f3-012f-82bd-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1836: Creator Born
  • 1881: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1905: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Abraham's Oak, Hebron. An ilex or evergreen holm oak (quercus pseudo-cocccifera). One of the lower branches was broken down by a heavy fall of snow in the winter of 1850. It was cut up into logs and conveyed to Jerusalem. There were seven camel loads; one log was sent to England." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881 - 1884. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f6d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Abraham's Oak, Hebron. An ilex or evergreen holm oak (quercus pseudo-cocccifera). One of the lower branches was broken down by a heavy fall of snow in the winter of 1850. It was cut up into logs and conveyed to Jerusalem. There were seven camel loads; one log was sent to England." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f6d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. (1881 - 1884). Abraham's Oak, Hebron. An ilex or evergreen holm oak (quercus pseudo-cocccifera). One of the lower branches was broken down by a heavy fall of snow in the winter of 1850. It was cut up into logs and conveyed to Jerusalem. There were seven camel loads; one log was sent to England. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f6d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Abraham's Oak, Hebron.  An ilex or evergreen holm oak (quercus pseudo-cocccifera). One of the lower branches was broken down by a heavy fall of snow in the winter of 1850.  It was cut up into logs and conveyed to Jerusalem. There were seven camel loads; one log was sent to England.