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.

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.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of men playing bowls (or boules?) in an Italian village square, watched by…

Victorian picture showing Patagonian dancers, a man and a woman.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of gleaners, a mother and her son, in the Holy Land.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of Inuit people building an igloo.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of an irrigation device, a shaduf,on the River Nile.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a Japanese nobleman with his swords tucked into his belt.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of four men working at an olive press in Italy.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of of a man from East Turkestan using a treadle-operated cotton gin (a…

Victorian picture showing a Native American (Sioux) village with tepees.

Victorian picture to download showing a drawing of Swiss porters wearing lederhosen carrying a woman in a chaise a porteur…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a bazaar in the Middle East.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a group of termite nests, or anthills, in South Africa.

Beautifully drawn Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of three men in a Paris cafe smoking and drinking absinthe.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a Turkish army officer riding a rearing horse.