Manuscripts/Mixed Material Brochure from the School of Handicrafts and Dressmaking, American Colony Aid Association, Jerusalem

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Title
Brochure from the School of Handicrafts and Dressmaking, American Colony Aid Association, Jerusalem
Contributor Names
American Colony (Jerusalem)
American Colony Aid Association (Publisher)
School of Handicrafts and Dressmaking (Associated name)
Created / Published
The Commercial Press, Printer, Jerusalem, Palestine, ca. 1930
Subject Headings
-  Palestine--Lacemaking
-  American Colony School of Handicraft
-  Palestine--Women--Employment
-  Anna Spafford Baby Home--Jerusalem
-  Jerusalem--Development--Commercial enterprise
-  Palestinian girls--Marriage
-  Lacemaking
-  Manuscripts
-  Leaflets
-  Maps
-  Palestine -- Jerusalem
Genre
Manuscripts
Leaflets
Maps
Notes
-  Tri-fold illustrated flyer for the School of Handicrafts and Dressmaking, American Colony Aid Association, Jerusalem. Printed document. Text regarding the purposes and activities of the school, with one-paragraph mention of the Anna Spafford Baby Home.
-  Includes print map of Jerusalem showing Russian compound, Valley of Hinnom, Kidron Valley, Mount of Olives and Old City Jerusalem, etc., with numbered list of locations of fifty buildings, historical sites, hotels, churches, and gates to the Old City, etc., keyed to the map. Identified sites include the American Colony, the American Colony Store, the American Colony School of Handicrafts and Dressmaking, and the Anna Spafford Baby Home.
-  Includes (on cover) one black & white photograph of women making lace out in an open landscape, and (interior page) one black & white photograph of samples of Palestine Point lace products (runner, placemat and napkins).
Medium
flyer 9 1/4" x 4 1/2" closed
Call Number/Physical Location
Part I, Box 3, Folder 1: American Colony in Jerusalem
Source Collection
American Colony in Jerusalem Collection
Repository
Manuscript Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/mamcol.053
Online Format
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Chicago citation style:

American Colony, American Colony Aid Association, and School Of Handicrafts And Dressmaking. Brochure from the School of Handicrafts and Dressmaking, American Colony Aid Association, Jerusalem. The Commercial Press, Printer, Jerusalem, Palestine, 1930. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.053/. (Accessed February 26, 2017.)

APA citation style:

American Colony, American Colony Aid Association & School Of Handicrafts And Dressmaking. (1930) Brochure from the School of Handicrafts and Dressmaking, American Colony Aid Association, Jerusalem. The Commercial Press, Printer, Jerusalem, Palestine. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.053/.

MLA citation style:

American Colony, American Colony Aid Association, and School Of Handicrafts And Dressmaking. Brochure from the School of Handicrafts and Dressmaking, American Colony Aid Association, Jerusalem. The Commercial Press, Printer, Jerusalem, Palestine, 1930. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.053/>.