Portrait of Giries Kattan, Palestine, c.1910

This image is a digital reproduction of a black and white photograph donated by William Kattan.

The image is a portrait of Giries Hanna Kattan, father of Khalil Giries Kattan and his siblings. It is believed that Giries started the foundations of the Kattan business in Sudan which his family then took over, using Sudan as a base to make their merchant business an international enterprise.

This image exists as part of the Kattan Family Photos collection within the William Kattan project of the Planet Bethlehem Archive.