Peoples of the World

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Victorian illustration to download showing men in Egypt operating an irrigation system, shadoofs. A shadoof is a pole on a…

Victorian illustration to download showing two men in a Chinese opium den; one drowses while the other lights his pipe.

Camels carry small brass cannons, known as jingalls, during the Indian Mutiny.

Victorian illustration showing a mountain porter from Ecuador with a pack on his back. He assisted the mountaineer Whymper at…

Men in ?Egypt work shadufs, devices to raise water from a river or lake to irrigation channels in the fields.

Victorian picture showing slaves picking cotton in the southern states of America.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of the Wailing Wall, Jerusalem.

Victorian illustration to download showing men gathering sugar cane in the West Indies.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of the ancient Egyptian Temple of Hathor at Dendera.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a street in Paris with passers by and men sitting outside a…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of men hunting a bear from the backs of elephants in India.

Victorian illustration to download showing a set of pictures of sardine fishing and the preparation and curing of the fish,…

Victorian picture showing four men from the Chincha Islands near Peru.

Victorian illustration to download showing a portrait of an Egyptian peasant woman wearing a traditional head-dress.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of men and boys harvesting cocoa beans in Mexico.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a dahabieh, or River Nile sailing boat.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of people sitting outside a Paris cafe, including a flirting couple.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of Japanese firemen performing drill on ladders.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of Chinese crew and dock workers unloading a tea clipper ship, the Loudoun…

Illustration to download showing a picture of an Indian elephant and its keeper.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a Bethlehem shepherd boy and his sheep.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of men joining hands round the trunk of a vast Cinchona tree in…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a large water wheel on the River Nile in Egypt.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a lacrosse match being played in Canada.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of German soldiers drilling, practising getting out of water.