A family in Bethlehem, c.1898-1914
figureposted on 31.05.2019, 07:49 by Freja Howat-Maxted, Leila Sansour, Natalia Garcia, Jacob Norris
This is a digital reproduction of an image held in the Library of Congress.
The image depicts a family in Bethlehem, dressed in local attire. Various forms of Bethlehem headdress can be seen in the image, from the women's cone-shaped shatweh, to the older men's turbans, to the boy's tarbush.
This image exists as part of the Bethlehem People and Places collection within the Library of Congress project of the Planet Bethlehem Archive.