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Towns line the European side of the Bosphorus The story is that on this hill Joshua sat and laved [i.e. layed] his feet in the waters of the Bosphorus. A huge tomb is still to be found in which is supposed to be buried the big toe of this giant.  The tomb is [text missing] feet long.

Towns line the European side of the Bosphorus The story is that on this hill Joshua sat and laved [i.e. layed] his feet in the waters of the Bosphorus. A huge tomb is still to be found in which is supposed to be buried the big toe of this giant. The tomb is [text missing] feet long.

 
 
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Summary

Photographs show Joshua's Hill (Hazreti Yuşa Tepesi) and Yoros Castle, Anadolu Kavaǧı; and the shores of the Bosphorus, Istanbul, Turkey.
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Negative series code written on page: C262.
On page: no. 1356 (top image) and no. 1357 (bottom image).
In album: European pictures (1923 trip), p. [50].
Copyright by Carpenter's World Travels.
Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

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Date

01/01/1923
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Contributors

Carpenter, Frank G. (Frank George), 1855-1924, photographer.
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Location

Silahtarağa (Istanbul, Turkey)41.06667, 28.93333
Google Map of 41.06666666666667, 28.933333333333334
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Source

Library of Congress
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