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A century old image of loading wine at Jaffa


I am waist-deep in research on two different topics right now so I have no time to post anything substantial.  One project, as Elizabeth Gabay MW (Elizabeth Gabay MW) pointed out involves early phylloxera in the eastern Mediterranean.  The other project involves a Madeira shipper during the 18th century.  Until I make some short-term progress, here is a great image of wine barrels being loaded onto skinny boats at Jaffa.

Loading wine at Jaffa. c 1917. [1]

Loading wine at Jaffa. c 1917. [1]


[1] Hyamson, Albert Montefiore. Palestine: The Rebirth of an Ancient People. 1917. URL: https://books.google.com/books?id=reJGAAAAIAAJ&pg=PR3#v=onepage&q&f=false

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