Slide Title

Jerusalem: New City

Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski

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Date

3-1980

Description

This photograph looks toward the New City district of Jerusalem. In contrast to the historical and religiously significant architecture of the old city, the New City’s skyline is ripe with modernist architecture and skyscrapers in the international style. New City Jerusalem is also the location of the Israeli parliament and many educational institutions.

Notes

http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vie/Jerusalem4.html (accessed 1 Nov 2011)

http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/world/A0859025.html (accessed 3 Nov 2011)

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Architecture, Modern -- 20th century -- International style (architecture); Cities and towns -- Urban areas -- Israel -- Jerusalem;

Country Name

Israel

City Name

Jerusalem

Keywords

architecture, International Style, cityscape, skyline, skyscraper

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