The William E. James Stereograph Collection

Yalta, Russia, on the shore of the Black Sea.

The Orient

Category: [ A. O. Van Lennep ]
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12. Shechem.
Looking east. Situated in a fertile valley between Mount Ebal and Mount Gerizim. It was given to the levites, and was one of the "Cities of refuge." At a later period it became metropolis of the Samaritans, and the seat of their worship. Their temple was on Mount Gerizim. "Our Fathers worshipped on this Mount."

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