Early colour photos of Africa and Middle East.

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Early colour photos of Africa and Middle East.

Post by HEPZIBAH »

Although not specifically Egypt, I'm sure there are members here who will appreciate seeing these photographs.


Early Color Photographs of Africa and the Middle East From the 1910s
December 20, 2013 1910s, life & culture, people, photography

Albert Kahn’s photographic archive is a mesmerizing record of human history.

In 1909, the french banker Albert Kahn began his Archives of the Planet, a project as ambitious as its title suggests. During the next 22 years—and spanning a world war—Kahn sent a fleet of photographers to more than 50 countries around the globe to create a visual record.

For the rest of the article, and the photographs, go to:

https://www.vintag.es/2013/12/early-col ... iddle.html

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