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Bertha Spafford Vester, Anna Spafford, and Grace Spafford Whiting

Bertha Spafford Vester, Anna Spafford, and Grace Spafford Whiting

Photograph shows a portrait of Anna Spafford with her two daughters Bertha (Spafford) Vester and Grace (Spafford) Whiting. Title from item. In album: Studio portraits of members of the American Colony (Jerusale... more

Telegram from Anna Spafford to Horatio Gates Spafford re being "Saved alone" among her traveling party in the shipwreck of the Ville du Havre

Telegram from Anna Spafford to Horatio Gates Spafford re being "Saved ...

Handwritten cablegram, Atlantic Cable Message, The Western Union Telegraph Company. To [Horatio Gates] Spafford, 159 LaSalle St., Chicago [law office of H. G. Spafford]. Received at Chicago, Ill., Dec. 2d, 5:4... more

Telegram from Dwight L. Moody to Horatio Gates Spafford

Telegram from Dwight L. Moody to Horatio Gates Spafford

Handwritten cable message, Post Office Telegraphs Co. Originating in Edinburgh; received 11 Queens Square, Bloomsbury, London. Dated stamp London Jan. 10, 1874. Evangelist Moody invites Horatio Gates Spafford... more

Business card of attorneys Horatio Gates Spafford, H. O. McDaid, & John P. Wilson, Chicago, Illinois

Business card of attorneys Horatio Gates Spafford, H. O. McDaid, & Joh...

Printed business card of law firm Spafford, McDaid & Wilson (H. G. Spafford, H. O. McDaid, and John P. Wilson) Attorneys and Counselors at Law, Room 37 Republic Life Building, 157 & 159 LaSalle Street, Chicago.

Jacob Spafford

Jacob Spafford

Photograph shows Jacob (Eliyahu) Spafford, member of the American Colony in Jerusalem, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing front. Title from item. In album: Portraits of the Whiting and Spafford fam... more

Elizebeth [i.e., Elizabeth] Gould

Elizebeth [i.e., Elizabeth] Gould

Photograph shows Elizabeth Gould, member of the American Colony in Jerusalem, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing front. Title from item. In album: Portraits of the Whiting and Spafford families and... more

Joanna Brooks [i.e. Johanna Brooke]

Joanna Brooks [i.e. Johanna Brooke]

Photograph shows Clara Johanna Brooke, member of the American Colony in Jerusalem, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing front. Title from item. In album: Portraits of the Whiting and Spafford familie... more

William Rudy

William Rudy

Photograph shows William H. Rudy, member of the American Colony in Jerusalem, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing left.

Map of Jerusalem by Horatio Gates Spafford

Map of Jerusalem by Horatio Gates Spafford

Hand-drawn map, ink and colored pencil on tissue paper, no date. Shows Old City and outskirts, to Mt. Scopus and Mt of Olives, with railroad and Carriage Road, and Valley of Dead Bodies. Areas related to Jer. 3... more

Letter from Horatio Gates Spafford to A. Loivy Rev. Dr. A. Löwry, Secretary, Anglo-Jewish Association

Letter from Horatio Gates Spafford to A. Loivy Rev. Dr. A. Löwry, Secr...

Typed document, copy (draft), 1 p. Horatio Gates Spafford expresses thanks for letter received, and offers opinions regarding scriptural prophecy and Jewish restoration in Zion.

Grace [Spafford] Whiting [and] Bertha [Spafford] Vester

Grace [Spafford] Whiting [and] Bertha [Spafford] Vester

Photograph shows Grace (Spafford) Whiting (left) and Bertha (Spafford) Vester, full-length portrait, facing front, seated on sofa. Title from item. In album: Portraits of the Whiting and Spafford families and ... more

Letter from A. Loivy Rev. Dr. A. Löwry, Secretary, Anglo-Jewish Association, to Horatio Gates Spafford

Letter from A. Loivy Rev. Dr. A. Löwry, Secretary, Anglo-Jewish Associ...

Typed document, copy, 1 p. Re Executive Committee Anglo-Jewish Association praising Horatio Gates Spafford's work as an English teacher at the Lionel Rothschild School in Jerusalem, his lack of religious bias ... more

"In Memoriam" card with pressed Holy Land flowers and printed message, made by American Colony members in honor of Horatio Gates Spafford

"In Memoriam" card with pressed Holy Land flowers and printed message,...

Printed "In Memoriam" card with pressed Holy Land flowers applied, made by the American Colony in Jerusalem Flower Card Department. With prayer for male departed. Associated with memorial service for Horatio Ga... more

Prickly pear (Opuntia Ficus indica, Haw.)

Prickly pear (Opuntia Ficus indica, Haw.)

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service Title from negative. Caption on negative sleeve: Trees. On negative: 1216. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Harvesting and threshing floor scenes in the story of Ruth & Boaz

Harvesting and threshing floor scenes in the story of Ruth & Boaz

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On guide card: Dups. of set "Ruth the Moabitess". Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Jordan Bridge. Allenby Jordan Bridge

Jordan Bridge. Allenby Jordan Bridge

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative sleeve: 1. Guide card: Allenby & Jordan Bridge. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Date palm trees

Date palm trees

Title devised by Library staff. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Children and bridge over Nile?

Children and bridge over Nile?

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 2968. Guide card: Egypt. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Jerusalem

Jerusalem

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 14565-15108. On negative: 2179. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Jerusalem. British homes, embassy

Jerusalem. British homes, embassy

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 14565-15108. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Bethlehem--upper & lower

Bethlehem--upper & lower

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Sinai

Sinai

Title from negative sleeve. Photograph taken from Wadi Hibran at el-Rudysat area at the junction with Wadi Halyan (Kabrin), looking northeast and showing the twin-summit of Gebel Tarbush, from 8.5km distance. (... more

Akaba

Akaba

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 4. Guide card: Akaba. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Icons in Chapel of 40 Martyrs taken for Dr. Willoughby of Chicago

Icons in Chapel of 40 Martyrs taken for Dr. Willoughby of Chicago

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egypt, boats on a river

Egypt, boats on a river

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Title from transparency sleeve. On transparency sleeve: Finlay p[ositive]. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Jerash

Jerash

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative sleeve: 3103 A, S. On negative: 3103a. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Beduin i.e., Bedouin man (blindfolded game)

Beduin i.e., Bedouin man (blindfolded game)

Title from negative sleeve. On negative sleeve: See p. 261. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Ras Kasa - Ethiopian Generalissimo

Ras Kasa - Ethiopian Generalissimo

Photograph shows Ethiopian army commander Kassa Haile Darge (1881-1956). He is shown outside the building depicted in Matson negative LC-M32- 52559-x. Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Co... more

Chapel of Finding the Cross, Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem

Chapel of Finding the Cross, Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem

Title devised by Library staff. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Burying locust

Burying locust

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Guide card: Locust plague. Film neg. taped to glass backing. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Summit of Mt. Hermon

Summit of Mt. Hermon

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative sleeve: B161. Guide card: Mt. Hermon from Sea of Galilee. Gift; Episcopal... more

Petra, great high place of sacrifice

Petra, great high place of sacrifice

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Title from transparency sleeve. On transparency sleeve: Nat. Geo. [i.e. National Geographic], p. 160. Gift; Episc... more

Petra

Petra

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Title from transparency sleeve. On transparency sleeve: #6, pos[itive], F-2-P. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Greek cathedral

Greek cathedral

Title from negative. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 75. Guide card: Buildings, monuments, landmarks. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Site of Christ? Boat by river

Site of Christ? Boat by river

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service Title from negative. On negative: 354. On guide card: Misc. half stereos. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Beirut Hospital ward room

Beirut Hospital ward room

Title devised by Library staff. Title based on similar images (LC-M32-14338 and LC-M32-14339). Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Hasrum and distant view of cedars

Hasrum and distant view of cedars

Title from negative sleeve. On negative: 3201. On negative sleeve: 1734A. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Hebron. Glass blowing

Hebron. Glass blowing

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 14565-15108. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Jaffa

Jaffa

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 14565-15108. On negative: 2041. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Icons

Icons

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Bethlehem

Bethlehem

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Harvesting and threshing floor scenes in the story of Ruth & Boaz

Harvesting and threshing floor scenes in the story of Ruth & Boaz

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On guide card: Dups. of set "Ruth the Moabitess". Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Copy of painting of young boy with lion, sheep, and other animals

Copy of painting of young boy with lion, sheep, and other animals

Title devised by Library staff. On guide card: Altar at the 11th Station of the Cross in Church of the Holy Sepulchre? Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Ser... more

[Jerusalem from the lower slopes of Olivet]

[Jerusalem from the lower slopes of Olivet]

Photo shows man plowing with oxen.

Jaffa. Rocks of Andromeda

Jaffa. Rocks of Andromeda

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 14565-15108. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Samaria

Samaria

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Guide card: Samaria. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Mosque el-Aksa i.e., al-Aqsa

Mosque el-Aksa i.e., al-Aqsa

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 13816-13914. Caption on negative sleeve: Temple area, Mosque el-Aksa. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo ... more

Streets. Jerusalem. Street in Tyropean Valley. (Showing ancient public fountain)

Streets. Jerusalem. Street in Tyropean Valley. (Showing ancient public...

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Caption on negative: Jerusalem. Street in Tyropean Valley. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service.... more

Mosque of Omar i.e., Dome of the Rock

Mosque of Omar i.e., Dome of the Rock

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 14565-15108. Caption continues from catalog: Duplicates of cataloged photos?. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matso... more

Antique glass

Antique glass

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Member of Abyssinian Crown Prince group outside of the entrance to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre

Member of Abyssinian Crown Prince group outside of the entrance to the...

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Guide card: Princess Elizabeth, Russian princess. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

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