Interview with George Bāsīl Farrāj
|Biography:||The interview was recorded on July 28, 2005 with George Bāsīl Farrāj, male, born in 1924 in Jerusalem, Palestine and resides in Beirut, Lebanon. He worked as a chief secretary of the British high commissioner office during the mandate.|
|Interviewee:||Farrāj, George Bāsīl
|Place of Origin:||Jerusalem
|In Collection:||POHA, Al-Nakba Collection|
Zionist settlement -- Palestine -- History -- To 1948.
Zionist terrorism -- Palestine -- History -- To 1948.
Zionists -- Palestine -- 20th century.
Ḥarāmī, Shukrī (Teacher); Farrāj, ʻĪsá (Martyr); al-Ṭubbī, Michel (Mayor); Abū Shanab, Maḥfūẓ (Club director); Daʻdis, Shafīq (Club director).
Ghunaym, Ṭannūs; al-Jūrī; Mushabbak.
|Landmarks-Places of Worship:||
al-Qiyāmah (Church); Mār Yaʻqūb (Church); Mār Jirjis (Church).
al-Madrasah al-Waṭaniyyah al-Urthūduksiyyah (School); Madrasat al-Muṭrān (School); Madrasat al-Ummah (School); Saint George's School (School); Bishop Gobat School (School); Terra Santa School (School); Madrasat Ṣahyūn (School).
|Landmarks-Cultural and Touristic Institutions:||
King David Hotel (Hotel).
|Table of Contents:||
Childhood memories in Jerusalem. (@ 00:00:00)
Socio-economic and political conditions before Nakba. (@ 00:07:52)
Children's activities in Palestine. (@ 00:14:2)
Political conditions in Palestine during the British rule. (@ 00:22:17)
Community celebrations and customs. (@ 00:27:19)
Table of Contents:
- Childhood memories in Jerusalem. (@ 0:00)
- Socio-economic and political conditions before Nakba. (@ 7:52)
- Children's activities in Palestine . (@ 14:2)
- Political conditions in Palestine during the British rule. (@ 22:17)
- Community celebrations and customs. (@ 27:19)