GENERAL ALLENBY Jerusalem JAFFA GATE Clock Tower
It shows Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby entering the historic city of Jerusalem on foot two days following its fall; local people and dignitaries line the street. The Turkish Ottoman star and crescent symbols visible on the walls of the buildings.
Interesting and informative illustration from the WW1 period.
Provenance: The Great War - Amalgamated Press. c1918. The Great War series was published between 1914 and c1919. Sleekburnc.
A full page print from a publication, as the date and provenance states, and not a modern reproduction. The page measures approx overall 315 x 225 mm (12.25 x 8.75 inches). It is balnk n the reverse ans suitable for framing. There is a some age yellowing with handling marks to the edges. This item will be packaged in a board backed envelope. "Info.” in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text. Reference resource historical research material WW1.
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