[Digital South Asia Library]

Hensley Photo Archive

Title Nahkoda Mosque A larger version of this photograph is available by clicking on the small size photo below.

[Nahkoda Mosque]
Photographer Glenn S. Hensley
Date 1944
Subject mosque; war-ready
Notes "Looking down from Nahkoda Mosque on street activity, Calcutta, 1944. Note brick ""blast walls"" to protect from potential bomb damage. These are the vertical walls you will see in front of some buildings' doors."
Location Calcutta
Original negative held yes