Photos, Prints, Drawings Photograph album, Locust plague of 1915
About this Item
- Photograph album, Locust plague of 1915
- Contributor Names
- American Colony (Jerusalem)
- Larsson, Lewis (Photographer)
- American Colony Photo Department (Creator)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Locusts--Palestine
- - Photography--Palestine
- - American Colony Photo Department
- - Larsson, Lewis
- - Palestine--Locust plagues
- - Manuscripts
- - Photographs
- - Palestine -- Jerusalem
- - Black leather photograph album, bound vertically, containing 57 hand-colored prints ( ca. 10 1/2 x 7 1/2") depicting the effects of the locust plague of 1915 in Palestine. Attributed to Lewis Larsson, photographer, head of the American Colony Photo Department. Includes studies of stages of transformation in life cycle of locust, "before" and "after" images of landscapes and flora impacted by the invasion, and abatement methods used.
- - See for reference similar photograph album in the Papers of John D. Whiting, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress.
- photo album 13" x 10" closed
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Part 1, OV 4: American Colony in Jerusalem
- Source Collection
- American Colony in Jerusalem Collection
- Manuscript Division
- Digital Id
- Online Format
FormatPhotos, Prints, Drawings
ContributorsAmerican Colony (jerusalem)
American Colony Photo Department
SubjectsAmerican Colony Photo Department
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American Colony, Lewis Larsson, and American Colony Photo Department. Photograph album, Locust plague of 1915. 1915. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.058/. (Accessed October 22, 2016.)
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American Colony, Larsson, L. & American Colony Photo Department. (1915) Photograph album, Locust plague of 1915. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.058/.
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American Colony, Lewis Larsson, and American Colony Photo Department. Photograph album, Locust plague of 1915. 1915. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.058/>.