Church of Nativity courtyard, 01/01/1939
figureposted on 31.05.2019, 07:52 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.