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The pools of Hebron. The chief pool is one hundred and thirty-two feet square, and twenty-one feet deep. There are stone steps leading to the bottom at each corner. The other pool is eight-four feet in length and fifty-four feet in width. The enclosed building in the distance, on the slope of the hill to the left, is the Quarantine station.

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The pools of Hebron.  The chief pool is one hundred and thirty-two feet square, and twenty-one feet deep. There are stone steps leading to the bottom at each corner.  The other pool is eight-four feet in length and fifty-four feet in width.  The enclosed building in the distance, on the slope of the hill to the left, is the Quarantine station.

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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 Term: New York
Publisher: D. Appleton
Library locations
Dorot Jewish Division
Shelf locator: *PWC+ (Wilson, C. W. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. 1881)
Topics
Buildings -- Hebron
Reservoirs -- West Bank -- Hebron
Quarantines -- West Bank -- Hebron
Genres
Wood engravings
Notes
Statement of Responsibility: Colonel Wilson, ed.
Physical Description
Extent: 21.5 x 16.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG794840631-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b10607452
UUID: 4fa235d0-c5f3-012f-e6d1-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "The pools of Hebron. The chief pool is one hundred and thirty-two feet square, and twenty-one feet deep. There are stone steps leading to the bottom at each corner. The other pool is eight-four feet in length and fifty-four feet in width. The enclosed building in the distance, on the slope of the hill to the left, is the Quarantine station." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881 - 1884. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f6e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "The pools of Hebron. The chief pool is one hundred and thirty-two feet square, and twenty-one feet deep. There are stone steps leading to the bottom at each corner. The other pool is eight-four feet in length and fifty-four feet in width. The enclosed building in the distance, on the slope of the hill to the left, is the Quarantine station." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f6e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. (1881 - 1884). The pools of Hebron. The chief pool is one hundred and thirty-two feet square, and twenty-one feet deep. There are stone steps leading to the bottom at each corner. The other pool is eight-four feet in length and fifty-four feet in width. The enclosed building in the distance, on the slope of the hill to the left, is the Quarantine station. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f6e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The pools of Hebron.  The chief pool is one hundred and thirty-two feet square, and twenty-one feet deep. There are stone steps leading to the bottom at each corner.  The other pool is eight-four feet in length and fifty-four feet in width.  The enclosed building in the distance, on the slope of the hill to the left, is the Quarantine station.