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Seraglio, or royal palace
Map shows the seraglio, or royal palace, of the Turkish sultan as it appeared in Constantinople. The seraglio held 500 harem woman and 2,000 attendants within its walls, and the total area of the closure was about one-third of a square mile.
12.3 x 15.7 cm
black and white
- still image
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- The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection
- Chicago Sunday Tribune (October 10, 1937), Graphic Section, p. 3