Ruins of one of the Hundred Dead Cities of Syria

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Photograph of ruins of one of the Hundred Dead Cities of Syria, from 3 to 6 feet of soil has been washed off most of the hillsides. This city will remain dead because of the land around it which can no longer support a city.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society Collection and was provided by the Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society to The Gateway to Oklahoma History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society

The Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society (OCHS) was organized and became a functioning organization in 2018. Partnerships were formalized with the Oklahoma Association of Conservation Districts (OACD), the Oklahoma Historical Society, the Oklahoma State University Oral History Research Program and the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS).

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Photograph of ruins of one of the Hundred Dead Cities of Syria, from 3 to 6 feet of soil has been washed off most of the hillsides. This city will remain dead because of the land around it which can no longer support a city.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

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Photographs documenting natural resource conservation efforts in Oklahoma.

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  • May 27, 2022, 4:13 p.m.

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Ruins of one of the Hundred Dead Cities of Syria, photograph, Date Unknown; (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc1934869/: accessed August 12, 2022), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Conservation Historical Society.

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