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Events of Ziqaʿdah 1329 A.H. / 24 October–22 November 1911 A.D.
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The Spread of the Art of Photography in Kabul

[1284cc] During the aforementioned events, in addition to His Majesty’s preoccupation with play, excursions, hunting, and avoiding work, as has been indicated above, at the beginning [1285] of 1327/early 1909, he laid the foundations for the art of photography. Several of the upper rooms of the servants quarters in the north wing of the inner part of the Royal Arg which, after t…

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“Events of Ziqaʿdah 1329 A.H. / 24 October–22 November 1911 A.D.”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 17 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000456>
First published online: 2016



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