Photo Builders of Jerusalem

“Every story of Jerusalem is also a story of its stone.”

Photo Glorifying Conquest

An Israeli street sign in Qatamon in West Jerusalem, formerly a Palestinian neighborhood, demonstrates that the past is very much still present. 

Photo Boys Troop from the Jerusalem New City YMCA, 1938

A glimpse back in time to life and boyhood in pre-Nakba Jerusalem

Photo Jerusalem, 1898

A glimpse of Jerusalem at the point when the New City was just beginning to breach the walls of the Old City

Photo The Qatamon Medal

A long-discontinued military medal sheds light on the violent past of West Jerusalem.

Photo Afternoon Coffee, Jerusalem Style

A middle-class Palestinian Jerusalemite family enjoying afternoon coffee together, circa 1910

Photo Surveying the Vista

A Palestinian woman takes in the vista of Jerusalem beneath her balcony.