Historic costumes from Hardanger, Norway 1888.
Harvester at Berkshire County Mass. 1899
The native opium grown in China, is generally considered the most inferior, and the Indian opium, especially Malwa and Patna, the best.
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Russian peasant girl of the village of Kieg island, Arkhangelsk. Russia 1899
Chief of Mamboya, with his son and witch doctor. Usagara, Tanzania
Zulu Warrior and Kraal. South Africa 1899. Wedding dance, ornaments utensils, interior hut.
Ali Baba and the forty thieves by Walter Crane. In the Arabic version of Thousand and One Nights this story was not yet contained.
Women from Aden, Somalia 1885.
Marquis Dufferin Ava with Armenian refugees at the hospital at Varna, Bulgaria 1896.
Honorable Artillery Company of London