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The oriental races and tribes, residents and visitors of Bombay

William Johnson

The oriental races and tribes, residents and visitors of Bombay

a series of photographs with letter-press descriptions

by William Johnson

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Published by W.J. Johnson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bombay (India : State),
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- India -- Bombay (Presidency).,
    • Bombay (India : State) -- Photographs.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesResidents of Bombay
      Statementby William Johnson, Bombay Civil Service (uncov.).
      GenrePhotographs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS485.B65 J6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6064265M
      LC Control Number49058282

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BOMBAY CIVIL SERVICE (UNCOV.) VOL. I.-GUJAEAT, KUTOH, kItHIAWAE. The oriental races and tribes, residents and visitors of Bombay: a series of photographs with letter-press descriptions by Johnson, William (Civil servant), photographer; Johnson, W.

J., publisher; Bolton and Barnitt (Firm), publisher. An image from an s photo album entitled "The oriental races and tribes, residents and visitors of Bombay." Credit: Courtesy The Rajeev Rawat Collection, Jaipur.

Full online access to this resource is only available at the Library of Congress. About this Item. Title The Oriental races and tribes, residents and visitors of Bombay / William Johnson, London,v. 1, p. 25, no. Map of the native town of Bombay, completed to The Oriental Races and Tribes, Residents and Visitors of Bombay sought to convey the racial diversity of India's most populous city, and is a tour de force of montages of studio portraits matched with appropriate outdoor shots of urban, domestic, or rural scenes, including proud Rajput princes, Brahmin, Muslim, and Parsee men and women.

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