National Geographic : 1926 Sep
Photograph from Brig. Gen. P.R.C.Groves LOOKING DOWN ON EL KERAK, A WALLED TOWN OF 20,000 INHABITANTS, MOSTLY ARABS The town is built on a hill, more than 3,000 feet high, and is situated in the land of Moab, east of thesouthern end ofthe Dead Sea (see text on opposite page). Note the citadel at the lower right corner. This photograph was taken from aheight of7,000 feet.