British Troops among the Cactus in Southern Palestine
figureposted on 31.05.2019, 08:12 by Jacob Norris, Leila Sansour, Natalia Garcia
This item was collected and donated to the Planet Bethlehem Archive by Leila Sansour.
The image is a reproduction of a newspaper article published in the British newspaper 'The Sphere' on 22 September 1917. It is titled 'British Troops among the Cactus in Southern Palestine'. The image in the article shows British troops resting in Southern Palestine. The writing suggests that the landscape in Palestine is filled with 'narrow paths between high cactus hedges'.
This figure exists as part of the Photographs and Prints collection within the Leila Sansour project of the Planet Bethlehem Archive.