Mariam Shomali from Beit Sahour discussing the Ottoman period and World War I
datasetposted on 21.08.2019, 07:26 by Freja Howat-Maxted, Leila Sansour, Bea Brown, Jacob Norris
POOR QUALITY AUDIO. Mariam Shomali (from Beit Sahour) interviewed by Leila Younis on 14 July 2004.
She discusses the following: locust plague and how the government combatted it with airplanes; her husband was conscripted into the army for 6 years; British government was better than the Ottoman one as none of her family were conscripted.
Original audio: floppy disk.
Transcript: word for word.
In the original collection at Bethlehem University this floppy disk was categorised as File 6 of Box 4.
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.