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Jerusalem Snow Storm Of 1921


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  • Location: Camborne
  • Location: Camborne

It's not that uncommon to get snow in Jerusalem but the storm on the 25th 1921 February was quite severe. Here are a few images of the event.

These photographs are from the G. Eric and Edith Matson Photograph Collection at the Library of Congress.

British soldiers next to wall

Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-matpc-00794

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Children pulling children on sled

Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-matpc-00783

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Fallen tree

Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-matpc-00789

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Arabs in tent in snow

Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-matpc-00785

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Arab women in snow

Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-matpc-00779

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Snow in Jerusalem, 1921. Snow and the mosque

Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-matpc-07457

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Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-matpc-00791

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