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dc.contributor.authorRafael Tuck & Sons, Ltd.
dc.coverage.spatialAlexandria (Egypt) 2006-10-31T23:33:32Z 2006-10-31T23:33:32Z 1906
dc.identifier.citation Rafael Tuck & Sons, Ltd.. "Mahmoudieh Canal, near Alexandria." (1906) Rice University:
dc.description front: "Mahmoudieh canal, near 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 is the water highway between Alexandria and the Rosetta portion of the Nile. Alexandria, the Ptolemaic capital of Egypt, still possesses many relics of its ancient glory which are most interesting and instructive."
dc.description.abstract Person with jug on head standing next to the canal, vegetation in foreground, city in background
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.relation.IsPartOf Raphael Tuck & Sons. "Oilette" series, "Pictaresque Egypt." Postcard 7203.
dc.relation.IsPartOfSeries Forms part of the Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA)
dc.relation.IsReferencedByResearch module: Places in Egypt,
dc.rights This material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
dc.subject.otherTravel & Transportation
dc.title Mahmoudieh Canal, near Alexandria
dc.digitization.specifications 600dpi; 24 bit color; tiff
dc.source.original Original postcard: "Mahmoudieh Canal, near Alexandria." (Raphael Tuck & Sons). 5.5"x 3.5". From the collection of Dr. Paula Sanders, Rice University.
dc.contributor.funder Funded by the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and Rice University's Computer and Information Technology Institute (CITI). 2006 1906? EgyV6_05_10
dc.type.genre postcards
dc.type.dcmi StillImage
dcterms.accessRights public domain

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    This collection contains book illustrations, postcards, stereocards, photographs, and ephemera related to travel in the Middle East, primarily Egypt.

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