Two amazing photographs, from LIFE magazine.

Two amazing photographs, from LIFE magazine.
Of course you know it is Karachi, the tram is going to Kemari.
It is the second picture that will   BLOW – YOU – AWAY !
But before that,  a few quick looks at Karachi, through time, from various other sources …
Karachi Harbor. c. 1860
Downtown, Karachi  (Rush hour ?)  c. late 1800s

 

Bunder Road, Karachi. c.1900
Kothari Parade, Clifton. c. Early 1900s
Empress Market. c. 1930
Elphinston Street, Karachi. c. 1940
 
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AND NOW, THE SECOND PICTURE FROM LIFE MAGAZINE …

I will clean your house, do the dishes AND do the laundry for the rest of my life IF YOU CAN GUESS WHAT THIS IS !

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Federal Government Offices, Karachi, Pakistan. 1947.

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