Hundred year+ old pictures of Dhaka and Bangladesh

Ramna Gate – 1901

Pari Bibir Majar – 1904

A Scene of purana paltan - Dhaka, 1875

A Scene of purana paltan – Dhaka, 1875

An unidentified street in Dhaka - 1872

An unidentified street in Dhaka – 1872

Chowk Bazar, Dhaka -1885

Chowk Bazar, Dhaka -1885

Tongi Bridge on the river Turag - 1885

Tongi Bridge on the river Turag – 1885

Deer park of the Nawabs, Dhaka- 1875

Buriganga Riverside - 1880

Buriganga Riverside – 1880

Narinda, Christian Graveyard, 1875

Narinda, Christian Graveyard, 1875

St. Thomas Church, Dhaka - 1872

St. Thomas Church, Dhaka – 1872

Steel Bridge on Dholai Khal - 1904

Steel Bridge on Dholai Khal – 1904

Chowk Bazar Mor - 1904

Chowk Bazar Mor – 1904

Dhaka College - 1904

Dhaka College – 1904

Dhakeshwari Mandir, Dhaka, 1904

Dhakeshwari Mandir, Dhaka, 1904

Laalbag Kella - 1872

Laalbag Kella – 1872

Mitford Hospital - 1904

Mitford Hospital – 1904

NorthBook Hall - 1904

NorthBook Hall – 1904

A british Officers Mess, Dhaka - 1934

A british Officer’s Mess, Dhaka – 1934

Dhaka College- 1872

Dhaka College- 1872

River Padma - 1860

River Padma – 1860

A Bangladeshi Village - 1860

A Bangladeshi Village – 1860

Another Bangladeshi Village - 1860

Another Bangladeshi Village – 1860

A group of Bangladeshi village people - 1860

A group of Bangladeshi village people – 1860

Goral River, Kushtia - 1860

Goral River, Kushtia – 1860

Original Source: British Library

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17 Comments

  1. Arifeen says:

    great collection!!…surely we can have some idea about the old days of Dhaka…thank you

  2. adib says:

    thats old

  3. reza says:

    a rich collection . i’m happy to see the old pic of my college (Dhaka College).

  4. S M Jakir Hossain says:

    i become astonished by looking this. amazing scenary..

  5. S M Jakir Hossain says:

    amazing pictures.

  6. All are valuable collection.Information of research. Thanks to appropriate authority

  7. Jahed Ikbal Tanjil says:

    Nice collection.”Amazing”

  8. Rysul Sumon says:

    Extra-ordinary pic collection of Dhaka,I am Proud to be Dhakaiya ha ha..

  9. Ashik Sarder says:

    It is Very nice picture for old Bangadesh.

  10. Sheikh Rasel Hasan says:

    How beautiful our country was ! Fascinating .

  11. N M Rezaul Karim says:

    This is a auspicious collection for our future generation.

  12. aritrobonik says:

    Exellent

  13. Koushik Sarker KSK says:

    Wowww ! become really surprised …

  14. Dr. Nasir Uddin Mithu says:

    Thanks a lot for your effort.Try to collect more.

  15. Alamin says:

    great collection!! …thank you for your GREAT Collection

  16. Tiasa Paul says:

    I am born 1881, 10th January this is my past life in Bangladesh and after my rebirth I was born 1991, 22nd March in India . Thank You Google team for remember me my past and my sweet memorise in Bangladesh.

  17. great collection for old Dhaka photo thanks

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