|"Jerusalem Famille Juive" by Charles Chusseau-Flaviens (Credit: George |
Eastman House, circa 1900)
It bears the caption "Jerusalem Famille Juive" -- a Jewish family in Jerusalem.
|Google "Street View" looking up Malchai Yisrael Street in Jerusalem|
Over the course of 100 years buildings have been torn down, second stories added, and streets widened.
Are they walking down Jaffa Road toward the Old City? We checked, and the store on the right is not the Ma'ayan Shtub shop.
Perhaps they're walking through the Romema neighborhood on Malchei Yisrael Street toward Meah Shearim and the Old City beyond. Thanks to Google's Street View program, we offer the possibility that the building is this shop with the distinctive rounded window and the two story building behind it with the unusual stonework on the edge of the walls.
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