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The Jumma Masjid, Delhi

The Jumma Masjid, Delhi

The main Friday mosque in Mughal and contemporary Delhi.

[Original caption] The Jumma Masjid."In 1857, after the Mutiny, it was solemnly proposed to raze to the ground the Jumma Masjid at Delhi, the noblest ceremonial mosque in the world, and it was

Lahore, Delhi Gate

Lahore, Delhi Gate

Lahore's Historic Delhi Gate is one of the most crowded parts of the walled city and faces the city of Delhi in India. The original Mughal city gate facing Delhi was rebuilt by the British in the 19th century.

[Original caption] Delhi gate, Lahore.

The Ceylon Pavilion

The Ceylon Pavilion

[Original caption]The Ceylon Pavilion with its four entrance lamps at Kandy is a faithful copy of the old Kandyan style of architecture, the panels and circular moonstones of the doorway having been rbought from Ceylon.

Wayfarers

Wayfarers

"Wayfarers" was another word for nomads.

[Original caption] Wayfarers. The position of the child in the picture is typical. The man is carrying a larger share of the burden than is usual.

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