This is a digital reproduction of an image held in the Library of Congress.
The image depicts the Catholic Christmas Day procession (25 December), making
its way into the Church of the Nativity. This image is the cropped version of the original.
image exists as part of the Bethlehem People and Places collection
within the Library of Congress project of the Planet Bethlehem Archive.
CreatorAmerican Colony (Jerusalem). Photo Dept., photographer
ContributorsG. Eric and Edith Matson Photograph Collection
Type1 negative : glass, stereograph, dry plate ; 4 x 5 in.
SourceLibrary of Congress, Washington DC, USA, Prints & Photographs Division, reproduction number: LC-DIG-matpc-09148 (digital file from original photo)
RightsLibrary of Congress. No known restrictions on publication.