IN PHOTOS: Purim through the ages in the Land of Israel

The National Library of Israel holds a stock of photographs spanning decades of joyous celebrations in the Hebrew Settlement before and after the establishment of the State of Israel.

Purim in Tel Aviv 1937 (photo credit: THE PHOTOHOUSE (HAZALMANIA))
Purim in Tel Aviv 1937
(photo credit: THE PHOTOHOUSE (HAZALMANIA))
Princesses, queens, police officers and biblical characters were the favored costumes of children and adults through the 1930's, 40's, 50's and 60's in the Land of Israel.
The National Library of Israel holds a stock of photographs spanning decades of joyous celebrations in the Hebrew Settlement before and after the establishment of the State of Israel.