Mikha'il Khayr from Beit Sahour discussing the Ottoman period and World War I

Mikha'il Khayr (from Beit Sahour) interviewed by Manar al-Sous.

He describes the following: people who ran away from Ottoman military conscription during World War I; spread of diseases during World War I; story of an employee whose job was to collect locusts and burn them; poverty and starvation during World War I.

Original audio: cassette tape.
Transcript: summary.
In the original collection at Bethlehem University this cassette tape was categorised as File 23 of Box 5.

This fileset exists as part of the Ottoman Empire and World War I collection within the Bethlehem University Oral History project of the Planet Bethlehem Archive.