Old Photographs of Lebanon in 1950s-80s (40+ photos)



The flag of the French Mandate for Syria and the Lebanon, the state which existed under French control from 1923-1946

Shia AMAL militiaman in a leather jacket and cowboy boots poses with a 1973 Dodge Challenger in Ouzai, Beirut, during the Lebanese Civil War. April 18, 1984

Byblos, Lebanon, 1965

April 18, 1983, the United States embassy bombing was a suicide bombing in Beirut, Lebanon, that killed 63 people, including 17 Americans