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"In the Name of God, Let Palestine Be Left Alone" (2)

Yusuf Diya-uddin Pasha al-Khalidi, elected from Jerusalem to the first Ottoman Parliament of 1877, where he was an active member of the opposition; mayor of Jerusalem in 1899.

"In the Name of God, Let Palestine Be Left Alone" (3)

Yusuf Diya-uddin Pasha al-Khalidi, elected from Jerusalem to the first Ottoman Parliament of 1877, where he was an active member of the opposition; mayor of Jerusalem in 1899.

Allenby's Proclamation

Allenby's proclamation: "...lest any of you should be alarmed .... "

The Arab Bank Ltd. Annual Report

241a-241p: A melange of sixteen books by Palestinians, published before 1946.

Readings in Philology and Literature

Readings in Philology and Literature, by Khalil al-Sakakini.

My Vision

My Vision, by Arif al-Arif.

Modern Science and Us

Modern Science and Us, by Is'af al-Nashashibi.

Lectures in Mercantile Law

Lectures in Mercantile Law, by Francis Khayyat.

Homer's "Odyssey"

Translation of "The Odyssey" of Homer, by Anbarah Salam al-Khalidi.

The Arab Awakening

241a-241p: A melange of sixteen books by Palestinians, published before 1946.

The Palestine Arab Case

241a-241p: A melange of sixteen books by Palestinians, published before 1946.

Bedouin Love: Law and Legend

241a-241p: A melange of sixteen books by Palestinians, published before 1946.

Arab Industrial Exhibition

241a-241p: A melange of sixteen books by Palestinians, published before 1946.

The Palestine Arab Workers Society

241a-241p: A melange of sixteen books by Palestinians, published before 1946.

Studies in Palestinian Customs and Folklore

241a-241p: A melange of sixteen books by Palestinians, published before 1946.

The New Palestine by Constantin Theodory

241a-241p: A melange of sixteen books by Palestinians, published before 1946.

Memorandum to Winston Churchill (1)

" ... the people of Palestine will not be satisfied with promises that some control of their own destinies will be given to them in the future, . . . The Palestine people will never admit the right of any outside organization to dispossess them of their country, ...

Memorandum to Winston Churchill (2)

" ... the people of Palestine will not be satisfied with promises that some control of their own destinies will be given to them in the future, . . . The Palestine people will never admit the right of any outside organization to dispossess them of their country, ...

"No Taxation Without Representation" - May 1936

Typical of political posters appearing at the beginning of the general strike.

After Nineteen Years (1)

243b and 243c are caricatures that appeared in the Jaffa daily Filastin in April 1936. The uniformed figure with plumed hat is General Sir Arthur Wauchope, the British high commissioner at the time.

After Nineteen Years (2)

243b and 243c are caricatures that appeared in the Jaffa daily Filastin in April 1936. The uniformed figure with plumed hat is General Sir Arthur Wauchope, the British high commissioner at the time.

Demonstrations

British riot police clash with Palestinian demonstrators and make front-page news in London; Central Square, Jaffa, 1936.

Revolt of the Civil Servants (1)

"Authority implies justice all round, and when justice is denied ....

Revolt of the Civil Servants (2)

"Authority implies justice all round, and when justice is denied ....

Revolt of the Civil Servants (3)

"Authority implies justice all round, and when justice is denied ....

Revolt of the Civil Servants (4)

"Authority implies justice all round, and when justice is denied ....

Revolt of the Civil Servants (5)

"Authority implies justice all round, and when justice is denied ....

Revolt of the Civil Servants (6)

"Authority implies justice all round, and when justice is denied ....

Revolt of the Civil Servants (7)

"Authority implies justice all round, and when justice is denied ....

Fuad Saba's Letter to his Children

A letter sent by Fuad Saba (see 344) to his children in Jerusalem.

Arab Cigarette and Tobacco Co.

The packaging of cigarettes at the Arab Cigarette and Tobacco Company, Nazareth, ca. 1940.