Mosque on the Mahmousdieh Canal, Alexandria
Rafael Tuck & Sons, Ltd.
Man, children, and bull standing on a barge in foreground; Mosque with minaret in background
front: "Mosque on the Mahmoudieh Canal, Alexandria" ; back: "Raphael Tuck & Sons' 'OILETTE' 'PICTURESQUE EGYPT.' [Regd.] Postcard 7203. ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN : TUCK'S POST CARD : The Mahmoudieh Canal connects Alexandria with the Rosetta portion of the Nile, and has increased the commercial prosperity of Alexandria during recent years. This ancient city, founded by Alexander the Great, was at one time one of the most learned and wealthy cities of the world."
Mosques--Egypt--Alexandria; Canals--Egypt--Alexandria; Places & Architecture; Travel & Transportation
Related Work(s)Forms part of the Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA)
Related Work(s)Research module: Places in Egypt, https://hdl.handle.net/1911/109669
Related Work(s)Raphael Tuck & Sons. "Oilette" series, "Pictaresque Egypt." Postcard 7203.
Citable link to this pagehttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/7020
RightsThis material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
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