15.07.2011 13.Tammus, 5771
Israeli history photo of the week: Holy Land Quake, 1927
JPost special feature: A Library of Congress collection of photographs that document Israel before the creation of the state.
The Library of Congress has recently digitalized a collection of over 10,000 photographs, taken by the "American Colony" in Jerusalem, a group of Christian utopians who lived in Jerusalem between 1881 and the 1940s. The photographers returned to the US, and bequeathed their massive collection to the Library of Congress in 1978….