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[Pietro da Montagnana, a Paduan medical teacher surrounded by Greek and Arabic medical books, and three patients waiting to have their urine examined]

[Pietro da Montagnana, a Paduan medical teacher surrounded by Greek an...

Illus. in: Fasciculus medicinae / Johannes de Ketham. Venice : J. and G. de Gregoriis, de Forlivio, 1495. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 130.

Das allegrösste Bilder ABC. A bei Winckelmann & Söhne in Berlin

Das allegrösste Bilder ABC. A bei Winckelmann & Söhne in Berlin

Print shows the letter "A" formed by a man and a dog standing on a step ladder, with examples "Amerikaner" showing three men bowing to a woman in a sedan chair; "Abtei" showing two people in a rowboat on a rive... more

Gaza, March 21st 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Gaza, March 21st 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Gaza, Palestine. Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 2, pts. ... more

Conference of Arabs at Wady Moosa, Petra March 6th 1839 / David Roberts.

Conference of Arabs at Wady Moosa, Petra March 6th 1839 / David Robert...

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 3, pts. 16-18, p. 1. Surro... more

Arabs of the Tribe of the Benisaid Feby 17th 1839

Arabs of the Tribe of the Benisaid Feby 17th 1839

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 3, pts. 14-15, p. 1. Surro... more

Syout - constructions modernes - le divan &ca / Félix Teynard.

Syout - constructions modernes - le divan &ca / Félix Teynard.

Exterior view of contemporary Arab buildings in Asyūṭ, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire / Félix Teynard. Paris : Goupil et Cie,... more

Assouan - ruines de l'ancienne enceinte Arabe, au sud-est de la ville / Félix Teynard.

Assouan - ruines de l'ancienne enceinte Arabe, au sud-est de la ville ...

General view of ancient Arab structures at the southeast end of the town of Aswān, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire / Félix Tey... more

Syout - habitations Arabes sur le bord du Nil / Félix Teynard.

Syout - habitations Arabes sur le bord du Nil / Félix Teynard.

Exterior view of Arab dwellings along the edge of the Nile in Asyūṭ, Egypt.

Assouan - cimetière Arabe - inscriptions funéraires / Félix Teynard.

Assouan - cimetière Arabe - inscriptions funéraires / Félix Teynard.

Funerary inscriptions on tablets at Arab cemetery, Aswān, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire / Félix Teynard. Paris : Goupil et C... more

Abâziz - intérieur d'un village Arabe / Félix Teynard.

Abâziz - intérieur d'un village Arabe / Félix Teynard.

General view showing palm trees growing among ruins of buildings of an Arab village. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire / Félix Teynard.... more

Arabe abitent les cédres du mont liban / Dumas.

Arabe abitent les cédres du mont liban / Dumas.

Young Arab woman of the Cedars of Mount Lebanon.

Beyrouth. Arabs en promenade / R. Dumas Pho., Beyrouth.

Beyrouth. Arabs en promenade / R. Dumas Pho., Beyrouth.

An Arab man standing beside woman on a donkey. Title from item. No. 2068.

... limonade et son client. Arabs Siriens / Dumas Ph.

... limonade et son client. Arabs Siriens / Dumas Ph.

Lemonade vendor and customer. Title from item. No. 22. On verso: Asia. Syria - Natives. Arabs.

(Alger) Rue arabe

(Alger) Rue arabe

Street scene with man and women in a residential section of Algiers, Algeria. Title from item. No. 29.

Arab temple, Baalbek

Arab temple, Baalbek

Building in ruins at Baʻlabakk, Lebanon. On recto: Thomas Wilson, Washington, D.C. Title from item. Written in pencil on mount: "Photo by Dumas, 188- ". No. 50.

Cimetière Arabe, Caire / P. Sebah, Phot.

Cimetière Arabe, Caire / P. Sebah, Phot.

Cemetery with tomb(?) and minarets in background, Egypt. Title from item. No. 32.

Alger. Le Tribunal arabe / ND. Phot.

Alger. Le Tribunal arabe / ND. Phot.

Entry to a domed building off a courtyard, Algiers, Algeria. Title from item. No. 229(?).

Cairo. Mosque of Kaget Bey, Arab village

Cairo. Mosque of Kaget Bey, Arab village

In album: Jerusalem, Alexandria, Cairo, Rome, no. 151.

Types Algériens. Un Arabe / ND.

Types Algériens. Un Arabe / ND.

Arab man, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing front, Algeria.

Rivers & Derious' combination circus! and Bedouin Arab troupe for a short time only, on lot cor. of New York Avenue and 6th Street, commencing Thursday, September 29, 1864 ... [Washington, D. C.] M. Polkinhorn & Son's steam job press. [1864].

Rivers & Derious' combination circus! and Bedouin Arab troupe for a sh...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 6 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 204, Folder 51b. Copy scanned: 2

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Araby. Mulla-Abubekr

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Araby. Mulla-Abubekr

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 28. Title from item.

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Araby. Seid-Omar

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Araby. Seid-Omar

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 28. Title from item.

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Araby. Turdi-Ali

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Araby. Turdi-Ali

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 28. Title from item.

Village arabe au bord du Nil / Bonfils.

Village arabe au bord du Nil / Bonfils.

Palm trees, thatched roof huts, and villagers along the banks of the Nile River, Egypt.

Musée arabe - Salle des vases et ornements en pieces / Bonfils.

Musée arabe - Salle des vases et ornements en pieces / Bonfils.

Museum room with urns on floor and fragments of tablets on shelves, large lamp? hanging from ceiling. Title from item. No. 1366.

Miss Alexandria Tinne, the celebrated African traveler, recently murdered by a party of Arabs [Miss Tinne seated, full lgth., (3); Black girl standing behind her]

Miss Alexandria Tinne, the celebrated African traveler, recently murde...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 29, no. 738 (1869 Nov. 13), p. 149. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE. Caption card tracings: Af... more

[Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing from the province of Surı̈yè (Syria), Ottoman Empire]

[Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing from the provi...

(1): Married Arab woman of Jerusalem; (2): peasant of the environs of Jerusalem; and (3): peasant woman of the environs of Jerusalem. Title devised by Library staff. French caption from book: Syrie: Figure 1: D... more

[Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing from the province of Surı̈yè (Syria), Ottoman Empire]

[Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing from the provi...

(1): Peasant from the environs of Damas (Damascus); (2): Druze from the environs of Damas (Damascus); and (3) Arab nomad of the Ourban tribe. Title devised by Library staff. French caption from book: Syrie: Fig... more

[Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing from the province of Bagdhad (Baghdad), Ottoman Empire]

[Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing from the provi...

(1): Arab of the Chammar (Shammar) tribe; (2): Arab of the Zobeı̈d tribe; and (3): married Muslim woman of Baghdad. Title devised by Library staff. French caption from book: Bagdad: Figure 1: Arabe Chammar; Fig... more

[Interior view of the Arap Camii (Mosque of the Arabs) ] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Interior view of the Arap Camii (Mosque of the Arabs) ] / Abdullah Fr...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 1. No. 455. In album: Ayasofya Camii, Kariye Camii and other mosques, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Co... more

Scene du desert: arrivée de chameliers a un campement de tubu / Bonfils.

Scene du desert: arrivée de chameliers a un campement de tubu / Bonfil...

Encampment in the Egyptian desert showing tents & camels.

[Interior view of the Arap Camii (Mosque of the Arabs) ] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Interior view of the Arap Camii (Mosque of the Arabs) ] / Abdullah Fr...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 2. No. 454. In album: Ayasofya Camii, Kariye Camii and other mosques, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Co... more

The Arab and the camel

The Arab and the camel

Purchase; (DLC/PP-1982:125.12). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Aesop's Fables, p. 159.

Kismet Temple, Academy of Music, Brooklyn, N.Y. Jan. 5, 1888 J. Ottmann Lith. Puck Building, N.Y

Kismet Temple, Academy of Music, Brooklyn, N.Y. Jan. 5, 1888 J. Ottman...

Print shows a group of men, members of the Kismet Temple, Oasis of Brooklyn, Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America, dressed as Arabs as part of a caravan, they are sitting an... more

Jerusalem. Famme Arabe / Dumas Ph.

Jerusalem. Famme Arabe / Dumas Ph.

Woman from Jerusalem, half-length portrait, facing front. Title from item. No. 568. No. 2106. On verso: Asia. Syria. Natives. Palestine. Jerusalem. Arabian woman.

Arabe druse du Mont Liban / Dumas Ph.

Arabe druse du Mont Liban / Dumas Ph.

Young Druze woman, three-quarter length portrait, facing front, wearing tall headdress with veil. Title from item. No. 2080.

Famme Arabe de Jerusalem / Dumas.

Famme Arabe de Jerusalem / Dumas.

Young Arab woman, half-length portrait, seated, facing front, holding pottery jar. Title from item. No. 583. No. 2056. On verso: Asia. Syria - Natives. Palestine. Jerusalem. Arabian woman.

Beyrouth. Drogmans arabs / Dumas Ph.

Beyrouth. Drogmans arabs / Dumas Ph.

Two Arab dragomen enjoying a meal. Title from item. No. 2062. No. 536.

Famme d'arabe du Mont Liban / Dumas Ph.

Famme d'arabe du Mont Liban / Dumas Ph.

Young Arab woman, three-quarter length portrait, squatting, facing right, wearing high sandals, cooking. Title from item. No. [...]76. No. 574. No. 355.

Juive Arabe / Dumas Ph.

Juive Arabe / Dumas Ph.

Jewish woman, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front. Title from item. No. 2016. Reproduction of painting? Asia. Natives (Turkey) Syria. Damascus. Arabian Jewess.

Arabe de Jaffa / Dumas Ph.

Arabe de Jaffa / Dumas Ph.

Young Arab woman, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing left. Title from item. No. 2058. On verso: Asia. Syria - Natives. Palestine. Jaffa. Arabian woman.

Arab

Arab

Head and shoulders of man, (3 - facing left - left side of face is most visible).

Arabia. Shiek's fortress in the desert [with group of Arabs posed.] (Alois Masil)

Arabia. Shiek's fortress in the desert [with group of Arabs posed.] (A...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Arabia. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Fortresses.

Kairo. Femme Arabe et son enfant à baudet

Kairo. Femme Arabe et son enfant à baudet

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Egypt. Cairo. Donkey with Arab Woman and Child". Print no. "2189. P.Z." Purchas... more

Native boys on the boat at Aden

Native boys on the boat at Aden

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Group of Arabs around well - Sinai (?)

Group of Arabs around well - Sinai (?)

May not be Egypt. Caption on lantern slide is: At the well, Siam. Not traditional Bedouin or Egyptian dress. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportati... more

Hadj Cheriff /

Hadj Cheriff /

Copyright: no reg. Performer: Hadji L. Cheriff. Camera, William Heise. Duration: 0:19 at 30 fps. MAVIS 179351. Filmed October 6, 1894, in Edison's Black Maria studio. Available also through the Library of Congr... more

Group of Arabs around well - Sinai (?)

Group of Arabs around well - Sinai (?)

May not be Egypt; looks more like Saudi Arabia, the Gulf states, or Aden. Could also be Sudan. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission ... more

Two Arabs with camels - Sinai (?)

Two Arabs with camels - Sinai (?)

May not be Egypt. Probably a European or American a left and Arab at right in red. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph c... more

The Arab's shibriyeh, a home on the desert, Egypt

The Arab's shibriyeh, a home on the desert, Egypt

Stereograph showing man leading a camel which has a tented litter on its back with two people inside. 44920-BB2 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. On mount: "Copyright by 1896 by Underwood & Underwood."

Evolution of the book, east corridor. Oral tradition / J.W. Alexander, artist.

Evolution of the book, east corridor. Oral tradition / J.W. Alexander,...

Photo of mural in the Library of Congress Jefferson Building depicting Arabian storyteller recounting tales to a group of Arabs. Copyright 1896 by John W. Alexander. Copyright 1897 by Curtis & Cameron.

Arab Dahabeahs, upper Nile, Egypt

Arab Dahabeahs, upper Nile, Egypt

Photo shows sailboats (dhows) on the Nile River, Egypt. 44922-BB2 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. On mount: "Copyright 1896 by Underwood & Underwood."

[Oral Tradition mural in Evolution of the Book series, by John W. Alexander. Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C.]

[Oral Tradition mural in Evolution of the Book series, by John W. Alex...

Photo of one part of a six-part mural on the history of the book; after conservation of the mural. Depicts Arabian storyteller recounting tales to a group of Arabs. Mural marked at bottom left: Copyright by Joh... more

An Arab farmer departing into Egypt

An Arab farmer departing into Egypt

Woman and child sit on burro with man standing on her right, another child on her left.

Festivities after Ramadan in Moslem cemetery, Jaffa, Palestine

Festivities after Ramadan in Moslem cemetery, Jaffa, Palestine

4871 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood. Title on recto of item.

Arab woman, ceramics

Arab woman, ceramics

Title from negative sleeve. On negative: 2952. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Arabs constructing building

Arabs constructing building

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 12961-13944. Caption on negative sleeve: From Matson's "Arab types" drawer. Building house box. On negative: 2915. On negative sleeve: 2915. Taken either by ... more

Building stone house in village in hill country

Building stone house in village in hill country

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 12961-13944. Caption continues from catalog: x2913. See p. 37 photo in Palestinians and their Society 1880-1946. Caption on negative sleeve: From Matson's "A... more

Woman weaving reed baskets

Woman weaving reed baskets

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 12961-13944. Caption continues from catalog: A-581-A a near dupl. Caption on negative sleeve: From Matson's "Arab types" drawer. On negative sleeve: 2824, 1 ... more

Neby Moussa i.e., Nebi Musa

Neby Moussa i.e., Nebi Musa

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 12961-13944. Caption on negative sleeve: Removed from Matson's "Arab types" drawer. On negative: 2786. On negative sleeve: 2786. Taken either by the American... more

A Nazareth mother

A Nazareth mother

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 12961-13944. Caption on negative: A Nazareth mother. Caption on negative sleeve: From Matson's "Arab types" drawer. On negative: 90, 87 (crossed out). On neg... more

Crowd gathered on village hill (all looking at man on house. Turkish flag)

Crowd gathered on village hill (all looking at man on house. Turkish f...

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 12961-13944. Caption on negative sleeve: Removed from Matson's "Arab types" drawer. Human Types box. On negative: 2823. On negative sleeve: 2823. Taken eithe... more

Young Bedouin man blowing (bagpipe) instrument

Young Bedouin man blowing (bagpipe) instrument

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 12961-13944. Caption continues from catalog: x6003. Caption on negative sleeve: From Matson's "Arab types" drawer. Types box. On negative: 2903. On negative ... more

Interior of Arab Christian home

Interior of Arab Christian home

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 12961-13944. Caption on negative sleeve: From Matson's "Arab types" drawer, NW house interior. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its su... more

Arab? woman weaving on a loom

Arab? woman weaving on a loom

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

Gaza ruins
Gaza ruins
Nebi Moussa i.e., Nebi Musa crowd at Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem

Nebi Moussa i.e., Nebi Musa crowd at Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 12961-13944. Caption on negative sleeve: From Matson's "Arab types" drawer. Types box. On negative: 2811. On negative sleeve: 2811. Taken either by the Ameri... more

A "Nazareth mother"

A "Nazareth mother"

Image shows a woman wearing a striped dress, scarf and belt, with a coin necklace. Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 12961-13944. Caption continues from catalog: X2968. Same woman as M32-1371... more

Arab family with camel carrying hay bundles

Arab family with camel carrying hay bundles

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 12961-13944. Caption continues from catalog: x4809. Caption on negative sleeve: From Matson's "Arab types" drawer. Types box. On negative: 2809. On negative ... more

Bedouin woman on road holding wool spindle

Bedouin woman on road holding wool spindle

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 12961-13944. Caption continues from catalog: See A389. Caption on negative sleeve: From Matson's "Arab types" drawer. On negative: 2924. On negative sleeve: ... more

Gaza
Arab women bartering at market

Arab women bartering at market

Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 12961-13944. Caption continues from catalog: x100. Caption on negative: Bartering. Caption on negative sleeve: Bartering. From Matson's "Arab types" drawer. ... more

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