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  • Hatem Muhtaseb in Al-Khaleel in 1955

    This picture was taken of my father when he was in high school in 1955. My father Hatem Almuhtaseb, born in 1937, was a revolutionary man who rejected the colonization of his land and was a commander in the Palestinian Popular Front in the Southern Region of Palestine. He was jailed by the Israelis several times and was tortured at one time for 87 consecutive days. May his soul rest in power, he passed on in 2008 and was buried in his beloved Palestine.

  • Elaine Khoury and her father in the 1930's

    Elaine, the wife of George Khoury who is the brother of Michael Khoury from Birzeit.

  • Awad family portrait 1946

    A 1946 family portrait from Deir Debwan Village near Ramallah Palestine. From right, standing, Abdelaziz Awad, the boy next to him Ahmad Awad, sitting on the chair Shonara Awad, baby Mayser Awad and left standing Fatima Awad.

  • Shomali family

    Five generations: Issa Costa, Rosa, Hanneh, George of Beit Sahour.

  • Khoury and Shihadeh family 1939

    The infamous photo of the Khoury/Shihadeh brothers under the olive trees in Birzeit. From left to right, bottom to top: Ma3'lem Shihadeh, Bolous Khoury, Yo'coob Khoury, unknown name, Mossa El Issa Shihadeh, Jarasemous Khoury.

  • Shomali family

    The Shomali family in the 30s. Five Generations of Beit Sahour.

  • Wedding in Birzeit 2014

    This is the famous woman to call upon when a wedding is to take place. This picture was taken in July, 2014 during my last visit to Birzeit, Palestine.

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