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Eleanor Moore Stuart Middle East Photograph Album, ca. 1924.
Bernath Mss 159
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Title:

Eleanor Moore Stuart Middle East Photograph Album, ca. 1924

Creator/Contributor:

Stuart, Eleanor Moore., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

Album contains 169 black and white photographs and postcards of the Middle East belonging to a British female traveler. Captions are handwritten in English. Includes images of excavations at Ur; British diplomatic and army personnel and their wives; archeological sites and historical buildings; local peoples; street and scenic views. Locations include Baghdad, Ur and Babylon ruins, Najaf (Iraq); Tiberias, Jerusalem (Palestine); Baalbek (Lebanon); and Palmyra, Damascus (Syria). Notable people featured are the archaeologist Leonard Woolley and Faisal I of Iraq.

Date:

1924 (issued)

Subject:

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I, King of Iraq -- Faysal -- 1885-1933
Woolley, Leonard -- 1880-1960
Iraq -- Antiquities
Iraq -- Pictorial works
Lebanon -- Pictorial works
Palestine -- Pictorial works
Syria -- Pictorial works

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Purchase, 2005.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], Eleanor Moore Stuart Middle East Photograph Album. Bernath Mss 159. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Photographs.
Photograph albums.
Postcards.

Physical Description:

.3 linear ft.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.