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Church of Nativity courtyard, 01/01/1939

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posted on 31.05.2019 by Freja Howat-Maxted, Leila Sansour, Natalia Garcia, Jacob Norris
This is a digital reproduction of an image held in the Library of Congress.

This was taken on New Year's Day and depicts the courtyard of the Nativity Church. Many men are dressed in traditional attire, represented by the head cloth and rope.

This image exists as part of the Bethlehem People and Places collection within the Library of Congress project of the Planet Bethlehem Archive.

History

Creator

American Colony (Jerusalem). Photo Dept., photographer

Contributors

American Colony (Jerusalem), Library of Congress

Date

01/01/1939

Type

1 negative : glass, dry plate ; 5 x 7 in.

Source

Library of Congress, Washington DC, USA, Prints & Photographs Division, reproduction number:LC-DIG-matpc-04143 (digital file from original photo)

Language

English

Spatial

31.7043079,35.2053401

Spatial Relation

Nativity Church, Bethlehem

Identifier

pb_lc_bpe_c19390100-0011aa.tiff

Rights

Library of Congress. No known restrictions on publication.

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