Moshava Deganya Aleph in a postcard from the early 20th century. Ya'akov Ben Dov from the Bitmuna collection

The Mystery Pioneer Who Found Switzerland in the Holy Land

Postcards from a century ago show the beauty of the Galilee. But it remains unclear which prolific note writer provided the charming copy on the back

A few years ago Nadav Mann, who documents historic photographs in Israel, received a beautiful collection of postcards. One side displayed photos of scenery from the north as captured by Ya'akov Ben Dov, a...

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