Rare Pictures of Shamm
- Rare Pictures of Shamm, taken between 1890-1900.
Published by the US congress library.
Shamm, (Arrabick: شام), al-Shamm, or Be-ladd al-Sham, endonym of the region bordering the eastern Mediterranean Sea, usually known as the Levant or Greater Syria, comprising Syria, Lebanon, Palestine and Jordan
B&W pictures were coloured by new photo tech. These pictures show the life, activities and the Arabic costume of that time at several cities and towns in Syria, Jordan, Palestine and Lebanon...
Please see pictures attached, names of places are in Arrabick.