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Orchards and Agricultural Land in Dolmabahçe Valley

Nicholas Artamonoff, View of the construction of İnönü football stadium, Dolmabahçe Camii, and market gardens and orchards, 1940s.
Orchards and Agricultural Land in Dolmabahçe Valley

Images in this collection record not only the market gardens within the city walls but also orchards and agricultural fields in suburban Istanbul. This photograph below shows the agricultural land in the valley of Dolmabahçe before it was transformed into a park as well as a major intersection of roads connecting the northern suburbs with the city.

 

Nicholas V. Artamonoff, Gümüşsuyu, 1940s. Myron Bement Smith Collection, Artamonoff P396, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

 

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Market Garden East of Fenari İsa Mosque
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Market Garden Bordering the Eastern Wall of Fenari İsa Mosque
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Wells and Cistern Southeast of Fenari İsa Mosque
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Nicholas Artamonoff, remains of Marmara sea walls at Samatya, looking toward the sea, March 1936.

Walls at Yedikule Fortress
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Yedikule Market Gardens Seen from Yedikule Fortress
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General View of the Northwestern Part of the Land Walls, including the Blachernai and Theodosian Walls
General View of the Northwestern Part of the Land Walls, including the Blachernai and Theodosian Walls

Photograph by Cyril Mango, 1979.

Market Garden and Tower of Isaac Angelos, Blachernai Walls
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View of the Eyüp Valley from Anemas Tower
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Theodosian Walls, Northeastern Section
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Orchards and Agricultural Land in Dolmabahçe Valley
Orchards and Agricultural Land in Dolmabahçe Valley

Nicholas Artamonoff, View of the construction of İnönü football stadium, Dolmabahçe Camii, and market gardens and orchards, 1940s.