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Glass Slide of Paris From Eiffel Tower (Paris, France)

Description: A glass slide showing a photograph of Paris, taken from the top of the Eiffel Tower looking North. The Palais du Trocadero, in view in the background, was built in 1878 for the World's Fair, but was demolished and replaced by the Palais de Chaillot for the 1937 World's Fair. The slide is numbered No. 46.
Date: [1882..1929]
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Glass Slide of Men Fishing in the Lake of Tiberius

Description: A glass slide showing a photograph of five men pulling in fishing nets from a boat on the Lake of Tiberius (also known as the Sea of Galilee, Kinnereth, and Lake of Gennesaret) in Israel. The photograph is numbered No. 365, and was likely taken by a member of the American Colony, in Jerusalem.
Date: [1882..1929]
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Glass Slide of St. Paul’s Wall (Damascus, Syria)

Description: A glass slide showing a photograph of a city wall identified as St. Paul’s Wall, in Damascus, Syria." The name refers to the New Testament story of the apostle Paul being lowered downin a basket through an opening in the wall to escape death (Acts 9:25). The slide was produced by the Chicago Transparency Company.
Date: [1882..1929]
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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