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Bedouin Boy Near Monastery

2008-1212-07 (untitled)
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1x1.5 inches
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Egypt; St. Catherine's Monastery; Sinai Peninsula, Egypt

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Partial view of a young Bedouin boy standing in the desert near St. Catherine's Monastery located in the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt. Charles Thayer describes as "a young Bedouin boy outside the Monastery." Photograph taken as part of a trip author and diplomat Charles W. Thayer and his wife Cynthia took in March 1961. Photos intended for a possible magazine article by Thayer. Original negatives are in the Harry S. Truman Library collection.
March 1961