Pasha Tewfiq Mattia Kattan attending a political event with his family, Bethlehem, Palestine, c.1951 (15)
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This image is a digital reproduction of a black and white photograph donated by William Kattan.
This photograph captures members of the Kattan family at a political event hosted by the Pasha Tewfiq Mattia Kattan. The Pasha Tewfiq Mattia Kattan was a political candidate for the Jordanian government during the period of Jordanian rule over Bethlehem and the wider West Bank.
The woman opposite the nun is Victor Giries Kattan's wife Marguerite Kattan (nee Mattia Kattan), and the nun is her sister Ser Mattias (Lucy Kattan).
This image exists as part of the Kattan Family Photos collection within the William Kattan project of the Planet Bethlehem Archive.