MEMORIALS AND THINGS OF FAME

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Photo: Wikimedia Commons - Public Domain photo by Effi Schweizer

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Ninety per cent of the Dead Sea scrolls were found in this cave in Qumran in the Judean desert in Israel and the West Bank. The archeological site is located about 1.5 kilometres from the northwestern shore of the Dead Sea.

May 30, 1871 – The Morning Chronicle