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title:

Herman B Wells in Jerusalem at the Mosque of Omar (a.k.a. The Dome of the Rock)

image number:

P0023771

description:

Mrs. Wells writes on the reverse side of one of the images, in full: "See the fountains in the foreground where the people are washing their hand, feet and faces before going into the Mosque for prayers."

date taken:

1955 September

photographer studio:

Photo Ressas, Mosque of Omar, Jerusalem, Jordan

copyright owner:

Photo Ressas, Mosque of Omar, Jerusalem, Jordan

personal name:

Hale, Lincoln, Mrs.

personal name:

Wells, Herman B

personal name:

David

personal name:

Wells, Anna Bernice Harting

personal name:

Hale, Lincoln

location of individuals:

(L to R) Mrs. Lincoln Hale, Herman B Wells, David (tour guide), Anna Bernice Harting Wells (Herman Wells' mother), and Lincoln Hale.

topic:

Women

topic:

Tourists

topic:

College administrators

topic:

Group portraits

city:

Jerusalem

state:

Israel

other place name:

Mosque of Omar

other place name:

Dome of the Rock

series:

Individuals

subseries:

Wells, Herman B

folder:

1955 - Jerusalem