Tuesday, March 27, 2012

LAHORE CITY OLD PICs

Akbari Gate
Akbari Gate of walled city of Lahore. This gate exists no more. This pic was taken in 1962 

People and their Professions in Lahore - 1946




Old photo showing Lahore of bygone days .. Photo taken in 1924 by E Arnhold of Berlin


View of the exterior of Jubilee Museum & Technical Institute, Prince Albert Memorial Museum
Location: Lahore, India
Date taken: 1946
Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White 


Pedestrian traffic on the street.
Location: Lahore, India
Date taken: 1946
Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White


View of the front entrance to the Jubilee Museum & Technical Institute, Prince Albert Memorial Museum
Location: Lahore, India
Date taken: 1946
Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White


Taking water from a pool in front of a Mosque.
Location: Lahore, 
Date taken: 1946
Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White


Sikhs walking beside two-wheeled, horse-drawn wagon on a busy city street..
Location: Lahore, Punjab, 
Date taken: September 1946
Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White


Young boy squatting in front of old military cannon built in 1781 in front of the Jubilee Museum & Technical Institute, Prince Albert Memorial Museum.
Location: Lahore, 
Date taken: 1946
Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White 



Old photo showing Lahore of bygone days .. Photo taken in 1924 by E Arnhold of Berlin 


General view of Lahore looking E.


Runjit Singh's palace in Lahore Fort 


Runjit Singh's tomb, from the Huzoori Bagh, Lahore 


ehangir's tomb in the Shadra Gardens, Lahore -


Wuzeer Khans Mosque,
from the Quadrangle. Lahore 








Franz Xavier Habermann : Namchas Place in Lahore showing the golden throne of the Great Mogul 


A open air eating establishment in Lahore 


Anarkali 


Old sketch of Golden Mosque


Lahore, Pakistan, Exhibition building ( Tollinton Market ) in 1864 AD


Lahore, Delhi gate

t is also Wazir Khan Masjid.

Picture 1895.
















Bhati gate mid 19th century. 

... and a recent picture..




Roshnai Gate then in 19th century (inner court view), high & wide gate built for elephant caravan passage

...and Now..




Roshnai Gate NOW (outside view) in Hazuri Bagh

































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