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Photo taken by an Austrian soldier provides a rare glimpse
Land of Israel
In 1969 photographer Yael Rozen happened to be in New York City just in time for the Israeli Independence Day parade. View the photos from the joyous event in the Big Apple.
The then-revolutionary photochrom method gave the world its first color pictures — based on the imagination of the employee working the printing plates.
Human bones and broken tombstones were used as building materials, desecrating 500 years of Jewish history and half a million gravestones.
It was 1937 and publisher Salman Schocken was looking for an original gift for his friends. The result: 40 spectacular photographs capturing the cities and landscapes from the skies.
We have an original copy of the 20th Machine Gun Squadron soldier’s journal from the First World War.
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