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Muhammad Ibrahim Dhweib, born in 1923 from Za'atara near Bethlehem discussing the Ottoman period and World War I

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posted on 21.08.2019 by Freja Howat-Maxted, Leila Sansour, Bea Brown, Jacob Norris
Muhammad Ibrahim Dhweib (born in 1923 from Za'atara) interviewed by Samar Salahat.

He discusses the following: locust plague of 1915 lasted for 23 days and caused starvation and poverty; people fought the locust plague by putting poison in the bran or by burying and burning the locusts.

Original audio recording: cassette tape.
Transcript: word for word.
In the original collection at Bethlehem University this cassette tape was categorised as File 4 of Box 9.

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.

History

Creator

Samar Salahat

Contributors

Adnan Musallam, Niveen Hazboun, Laila Ayyad, Yacoub Alatrash

Date

c.1992-2008

Type

Digital reproduction of cassette tape and handwritten transcript

Source

Bethlehem University

Language

Arabic

Spatial

31.6744615,35.2463362

Spatial Relation

Za'atara

Identifier

pb_bu_wwi_c19920000-0047aa.mp3, pb_bu_wwi_c19920000-0047ab.pdf

Rights

Bethlehem University

Licence

Exports