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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

Soudanese i.e., Sudanese man

Soudanese i.e., Sudanese man

Title from negative sleeve. On negative sleeve: See 388, p. 278. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

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.

Columbarium at Tibna

Columbarium at Tibna

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

Bethlehem--upper and lower

Bethlehem--upper and lower

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

Lebanon. The typical gorge and rock cliffs. (On the route from Beirut to the Cedars)

Lebanon. The typical gorge and rock cliffs. (On the route from Beirut ...

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Roman glass. Copies of valuable Roman glass

Roman glass. Copies of valuable Roman glass

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

Jerusalem Waterworks

Jerusalem Waterworks

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

Mt. Hermon from Tiberias

Mt. Hermon from Tiberias

Title from negative. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative sleeve: B129 (M31). Guide card: Mt. Hermon from Sea of Galilee. Gift; Episcopal ... More

Camel caravan in Sinai Mts. i.e., mountains

Camel caravan in Sinai Mts. i.e., mountains

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 3053. Guide card: Sinai. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

View of a town in Syria?

View of a town in Syria?

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

Caravan silhouette

Caravan silhouette

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

Garden of Gethsemane, inside enclosure

Garden of Gethsemane, inside enclosure

Title from: list, Negatives ... from our art catalogue. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Mount of Olives and Garden of Gethsemane

Mount of Olives and Garden of Gethsemane

Title from: list, Negatives ... from our art catalogue. On negative sleeve: 8X10. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Exterior of the Garden Tomb, Jerusalem

Exterior of the Garden Tomb, Jerusalem

Title devised by Library staff. Title based on caption for similar image (LC-M36-394). Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On guide card: Various Tel... More

Building native house

Building native house

Title from paper label. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 2179. On guide card: Misc. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Syria. Damascus. View from Selhiyeh

Syria. Damascus. View from Selhiyeh

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Beit Jibrin. Columbarium

Beit Jibrin. Columbarium

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 14565-15108. On negative: 2275. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Ancient coins

Ancient coins

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

Man standing in front of building

Man standing in front of building

Title devised by Library staff. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 2430. 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.

Trans-Jordan. Petra. The theatre. (Showing tombs in the background)

Trans-Jordan. Petra. The theatre. (Showing tombs in the background)

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Caption on negative: Petra. The Theatre. Showing tombs in. On negative: 2676, P216 (crossed out). Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or ... More

Petra, es-sik entrance

Petra, es-sik entrance

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

Temple of Horus, Edfu, Egypt

Temple of Horus, Edfu, Egypt

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

General view of Bethlehem

General view of Bethlehem

Title devised by Library staff. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On guide card: Positives from art series. On transparency sleeve: positive. Art-1... More

Haifa & environs. Haifa and the River Kishon. (View from Mount Carmel)

Haifa & environs. Haifa and the River Kishon. (View from Mount Carmel)

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Caption on negative: Haifa and the River Kishon. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Epi... More

Miscellaneous paintings

Miscellaneous paintings

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

Allenby Bridge

Allenby Bridge

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 18. Guide card: Allenby & Jordan Bridge. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

City types. Jerusalem water carrier. (Loaded with two goat skins)

City types. Jerusalem water carrier. (Loaded with two goat skins)

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Caption continues from catalog: Josh. 9. 4. Math. 9. 17. Caption on negative: Jerusalem water carrier. (Loaded with two). Taken either by the American Col... More

Temple of Horus. Edfu, Egypt

Temple of Horus. Edfu, Egypt

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Title from transparency sleeve. On transparency sleeve: positive. On guide card: Positives from art series. Gift;... More

Painting of Christ? on a ceiling

Painting of Christ? on a ceiling

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

Moselmieh? Syria

Moselmieh? Syria

Title from negative sleeve. Photograph shows beehive houses near Aleppo, Syria. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 3308. Guide card: Sy... More

Wash drawings of Temple area, mosque grounds in Jerusalem

Wash drawings of Temple area, mosque grounds in Jerusalem

Title from negative. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 54. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Pottery

Pottery

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

Banias

Banias

Title devised by Library staff. (Source: researchers T. Bolen and T. Powers, 2009) Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. On Guide card: Banias, Belfort ... More

Jaffa. Packing & exporting oranges

Jaffa. Packing & exporting oranges

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 14565-15108. On negative: 2875. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Bedouin camp

Bedouin camp

Title from negative sleeve. On negative: 2836. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

The Gates. Jerusalem. The Jaffa Gate. (Western wall)

The Gates. Jerusalem. The Jaffa Gate. (Western wall)

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Caption on negative: Jerusalem, the Jaffa Gate. (Western Wall). Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Ser... More

Mt. Sinai

Mt. Sinai

Title from negative sleeve. Photograph taken from the summit of Mount Sinai (Biblical Sinai or Gebel Musa), looking southeast during the sunrise and showing the western wall of the church on the summit to the l... More

[Jerusalem from the lower slopes of Olivet]

[Jerusalem from the lower slopes of Olivet]

Photo shows man plowing with oxen.

Ruins at Mshatta, Jordan

Ruins at Mshatta, Jordan

Title devised by Library staff. (Source: researcher J. Seigne, 2011) Caption on guide card misidentifies site as "Jerash". Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo... More

Building with flag

Building with flag

Title devised by Library staff. On guide card: Unid[entified]. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 4198. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Hebron. Mosque of Machpelah

Hebron. Mosque of Machpelah

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 14565-15108. Half-dome of the prayer niche showing mosaics. S... More

Sheep

Sheep

Title from guide card. 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.

Gaza ruins

Gaza ruins

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative sleeve: Gaza 2. Guide card: Gaza in ruins. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Sinai, St. Catherine's Monastery

Sinai, St. Catherine's Monastery

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

Antioch and Mt. Silpius from the west

Antioch and Mt. Silpius from the west

Title from negative sleeve. On negative: 3350. On negative sleeve: 3350, 1786A. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Trans-Jordan. Jerash. The forum and the main street

Trans-Jordan. Jerash. The forum and the main street

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Caption on negative: Jerash. The forum and the main street. On negative: P250 (crossed out). Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its s... More

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.

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.

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.

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.

Slopes of the Haaron from summit of Mt. Hermon

Slopes of the Haaron from summit of Mt. Hermon

Title from negative sleeve. 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.

Trans-Jordan. Petra. Tomb types. Lower Sik

Trans-Jordan. Petra. Tomb types. Lower Sik

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Caption on negative: Petra. Tomb types. Lower Sik. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; E... More

Greek Orthodox priests from St. Catherine's Monastery in the Sinai

Greek Orthodox priests from St. Catherine's Monastery in the Sinai

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Guide card: Sinai. Photograph taken from in front of the 6th century CE basilica, loo... More

Antique glass

Antique glass

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 4065. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Virgin lamps

Virgin lamps

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

Baalbek

Baalbek

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 3241. On guide card: #204-211, 690-691. 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.

Tent at locust killers camp

Tent at locust killers camp

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

Baalbek

Baalbek

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 3234. On guide card: #204-211, 690-691. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Sinai, the ascent to Jebel Mousa

Sinai, the ascent to Jebel Mousa

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Photograph taken from Siqqat Sydina Musa along the Byzantine monastic and pilgrimage ... More

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

Shepherds' Fields east of Bethlehem

Shepherds' Fields east of Bethlehem

Title from: list, Negatives ... from our art catalogue. On negative sleeve: 11X14. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Bethlehem, Christmas Day

Bethlehem, Christmas Day

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

Bridge, Jerash

Bridge, Jerash

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

In the Sinai

In the Sinai

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