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Part of the Via Dolorosa - the path taken by Christ on the route to his crucifixion.<br />
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Palestine 1870-80's.<br />
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Captivating early photos of Palestine have come to light 140 years later which provide a fascinating glimpse into life in the Holy Land.<br />
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French photographer Levant Bonfils' snaps of Palestine from the 1870s and 1880s include views of Jerusalem, the road to Bethlehem and Jaffa Port.<br />
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It was a pivotal time in the history of Palestine which was experiencing a major influx of Jewish settlers fleeing persecution in Eastern Europe.