The Netherlands Institute for the Near East

Nederlands Instituut voor het Nabije Oosten  -  Institut néerlandais du Proche-Orient

NINO Collection glass slides: Palestine

General images, people, culture, and landscapes in Palestine

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Most of these pictures fall under the heading of “human interest”. Prof. Böhl, being a biblical scholar as well as an orientalist, added some appropriate biblical references to certain scenes. Interesting are some pictures Böhl took of the damage caused by the big earthquake in Palestine in 1927.