Bethlehem on Christmas Day, c.1898-1946

This is a digital reproduction of an image held in the Library of Congress.

The image depicts the Latin (Catholic) Christmas Day procession making its way out of the Church of the Nativity. The photograph is taken from one of the rooftops at the western end of the square, possibly the Mosque of Omar. This image is an edited version of the original.

This image exists as part of the Bethlehem People and Places collection within the Library of Congress project of the Planet Bethlehem Archive.