Pasha Tewfiq Mattia Kattan attending a political event, Bethlehem, Palestine, c.1951 (13)
figureposted on 31.05.2019, 07:32 by Freja Howat-Maxted, Leila Sansour, Holly Stepp, Jacob Norris
This image is a digital reproduction of a black and white photograph donated by William Kattan.
The photograph captures members of the local Palestinian community staying late into the evening discussing politics and local concerns at a political event with the Pasha Tewfiq Mattia Kattan. The Pasha Tewfiq Mattia Kattan, Margo Kattan (nee Giries Kattan)'s husband, served as a political candidate for the Jordanian government during the period of Jordanian rule over Bethlehem and the wider West Bank.
This image exists as part of the Kattan Family Photos collection within the William Kattan project of the Planet Bethlehem Archive.