Water Tower, Zichron Ya’akov, Israel 2010

Water Tower, Zichron Ya’akov, Israel 2010

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This water tower is located in Zichron Ya’akov, a town on the northern coast of Israel named for Jacob Rothschild. Rothschild’s likeness appears on the water tower below the name of the town. The Rothschilds were a philanthropic French banking family who helped buy and reclaim land before the establishment of Israel.