Related Resources Bibliography G. Eric and Edith Matson Negatives www.loc.gov/pictures/collection/matpc/bibliography.html Library of Congress Resources Electronic John D. Whiting Papers hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms008123 G. Eric and Edith Matson Papers hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms010210 Visual materials from the papers of John D. Whiting www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2008676355/ Visual Materials from the American Colony in Jerusalem Collection lccn.loc.gov/2010646709 G. Eric and Edith Matson Negatives www.loc.gov/pictures/collection/matpc/ Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress www.loc.gov/rr/geogmap/ Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division www.loc.gov/rr/mopic/ The American Colony in Jerusalem Virtual Exhibition www.loc.gov/exhibits/americancolony/ Other Resources Books Curtis, Verna Posever. Photographic Memory: The Album in the Age of Photography. New York and Washington, D.C.: Aperture and Library of Congress, 2011. Dudman, Helga and Ruth Kark. The American Colony: Scenes from a Jerusalem Saga. Jerusalem: Carta, 1998. Edström, Vivi, Inger Larsson, and Margareta Jonth. Bron mellan Näs och Jerusalem. Näs: Ingmarsspelen/Lagerlöfstudier, 1996. Geniesse, Jane Fletcher. American Priestess: The Extraordinary Story of Anna Spafford and the American Colony in Jerusalem. New York; Doubleday/Nan A. Talese, 2008. Gröndahl, Mia, with Gösta Flemming. The Dream of Jerusalem: Lewis Larsson and the American Colony Photographers. Stockholm: Journal, 2005. Lagerlöf, Selma. Jerusalem and The Holy City (Jerusalem II), (1902-3) various editions and translations (Doubleday edition 1915). Larsson, Edith. Dalafolk in the Holy Land. Stockholm: Naturoch Culture, 1957. Tviet, Odd Karsten. Anna's House: The American Colony in Jerusalem. Trans. by Peter Scott-Hansen. Nicosia, Cyprus: Rimal Publications, 2011. Vester, Bertha Spafford. Our Jerusalem: An American Family in the Holy City, 1881–1949. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1950. Vester, Valentine. The American Colony Family Album. Jerusalem: American Colony of Jerusalem, 2008. Periodicals Kark, Ruth. "Post Civil War American Communes: A Millenarian Utopian Commune Linking Chicago and Näs, Sweden, to Jerusalem." Communal Societies 15 (1995): 75-113. Kark, Ruth and Yaakov Ariel. "Messianism, Holiness, Charisma, and Community: The American-Swedish Colony in Jerusalem, 1881-1933." Church History 65, no. 4 (1996): 641-57.