Muhammad Ibrahim Dhweib, born in 1923 from Za'atara near Bethlehem 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
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.