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View looking west from the bluff where the missionaries lived
Local architecture
Vilayet of Bitlis/Paghesh
View looking west from the bluff where the missionaries lived.

This was the most densely populated section of the town.

To the right (north) are the remains of the fortress.

(Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections)
Bitlis, Turkey
circa 1910s
Houshamadyan - http://www.houshamadyan.org
photograph | Missionary | Houshamadyan | genocide | Armenia | Turkey | architecture | town | village | a view from the village | fortress | women's history
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