Fascinating footage of Palestine from 1896

Fascinating footage of Muslims, Christians and Jews coexisting under Ottoman rule. (Via my friend Ninon Aprea)

4 thoughts on “Fascinating footage of Palestine from 1896

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  2. Doubt whether the footage was shot in 1896. It’s too good for that era.The first U.S. “travel film” was shown by Burton Holmes in 1896. The reels lasted only 25 seconds. I would peg your footage after the turn of the century

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