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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.

Image ID: 80690

The pools of Hebron. The chief pool is one hundred and thirty-two feet square, and twenty-one feet deep. There are ston... (1881-1884)

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Image Title

:  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.

Creator

: Woodward, John Douglas, 1846-1924 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Wilson, Charles William, Sir, 1836-1905 -- Author

Medium

: Wood engravings

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 21.5 x 16.5 cm

Item/Page/Plate

: Vol. II : 196

Source

: Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. / Colonel Wilson, ed.

Source Description

: 2 v. : ill. : 33 cm., pages : 32 x 24 cm.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Dorot Jewish Division

Catalog Call Number

: *PWC+ (Wilson, C. W. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. 1881)

Digital ID

: 80690

Record ID

: 110779

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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