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Title: 48-Gilgal
Authors: Thomas Mason Optician
Thomas Mason Optician
South Dublin Libraries Local Studies
Keywords: Clondalkin Branch Library
lantern slide
Holy Land
Issue Date: 1910
Publisher: Thomas Mason Optician, 5-6 Dame St Dublin.
Description: Slide 48: one of a collection of lantern slides shown at Clondalkin branch library c 1910. Description given in booklet: Leaving the desolate and picturesque convent, we cross the plain in a westerly direction, and arrive at the site of the ancient Gilgal. Here the first camp in the promised land was pitched; here the covenant with God was renewed by the celebration of the passover; here the manna ceased. It is not to be wondered at that something of sanctity should attach to a spot hallowed with such memories and associations as these, and after ages the people still assemble to offer sacrifices on the ground so memorable in their history.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10599/11779
Latitude: 32.000016
Longitude: 35.444643
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Appears in Collections:The Holy Land: a reading; a description of a series of lantern slides

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