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Catalogue of Historical Photographs,
Drawings, Sketches and Engravings,

based on contemporary Documents,
Diaries, Intelligence Reports, and Publications,

documenting the work of the

Afghan Boundary
Commission, 1884-1886

This catalogue was established from the collections of:

British Library, London
National Army Museum, London
The Wellcome Institutions, London
Archive of the Marquess of Salisbury, Hatfield
The Helmingham Hall Archive of Baron Tollemache
Geological Survey of India, Kolkata
Swiss Afghanistan Institute, Bubendorf

Research Work was done by:

Laura Albisetti, Paul Bucherer,
Oliver Bussmann, Mattias Hemmig,
Hans-Ulrich Seidt and Bill Woodburn


Prepared by Ivo Frieden of Freemedia, Berne
Webhosting by Hostpoint AG, Rapperswil-Jona

Financial support from:

SWISSLOS Basel-Landschaft, Liestal
Swiss Federal Office of Culture, Berne
Swiss Federal Office for Civil Protection, Berne

The authors are grateful to all those mentioned above for their generous support

Bubendorf, February 6, 2014

Image No
ABC 000
Afghan Boundary Commission 1884-86
ABC 1, Photographs 001 to 057