Collection of 31 private photographs of sites and scenic views of Jerusalem. 1949-1950.
Winter of 1950 (January) in Jerusalem was a snowy winter and many of the photographs depict various places in Jerusalem underÂ cover of white snow. Shown: the entrance to Mount Herzl, the intersection of Jaffa and King George Streets, the Old City wall, various buildings on Mount Zion, the windmill, King David's tomb, Ein Kerem, Yad Avshalom, an early photograph of Damascus Gate , a Neturei Karta group building a snowman, the Rechavia neighborhood, and more. Handwritten descriptions and dates are on the backs of theÂ photographs.
Size: 9x7 cm, except one which is 11x8 cm. Very fine condition.