American University of Beirut

The Moore Collection- medical, science, and archaeological departments Portfolio


 Author: Franklin T. Moore 

 Subject: Lebanon & AUB
 Publication Date: 2006
 Number of Photographs: 10
 Book Dimensions: 40 x 30 cm
 Shipping Weight: 0.5 kg

 ​Price: $10

This unique photographic compilation, taken from long-forgotten glass plates, depicts scenes from Lebanon, Syria, and AUB in the late nineteenth and very early twentieth centuries, when Dr. Franklin T. Moore taught at the Syrian Protestant College (now the American University of Beirut). 

Moore's camera captured the seemingly vast size of the new campus, the undeveloped northeastern mountains, and an unpaved Bliss Street, in sharp contrast to the growth and changes that have taken place since then.  

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