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A Brahui Chief

A Brahui Chief

The Brahui people are found in Kalat province of Balochistan, Pakistan as well as Afghanistan and Iran.

The Brahuis are a Baluchi tribe who speak a Dravidian language, similar to those spoken in South India (e.g., Tamil). Although the Dravidian they

Simla Timber Coolie

Simla Timber Coolie

Kolkata-based Bourne & Shepherd was one of the oldest photographic studios in India, and certainly one of the most famous, having built its reputation on the albumen photography of Samuel Bourne during the 1860s.

Sikh Akalis at Amritsar

Sikh Akalis at Amritsar

One of the best in Tuck's Native Life in India series, a cool contrast of blue and marble, showing the guards at the Golden Temple in Amritsar.

[Original caption] The Sikh Akalis are one section of the famous "fakirs" or native priests of India.

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