[Digital South Asia Library]

Keagle Photo Archive

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

[Traffic officer]
Photographer Robert Keagle
Date 1945
Subject occupation, traffic
Notes Calcutta traffic officer at major city intersection. His ""sandwich board"" carried the order to ""STOP"" or to ""GO"" depending on which way he faced. He also used hand and arm signals to enforce the sign. His cap was brilliant red and his jacket and pants were white. Leggings were tan. He stood on the cut-down steel drum, a real figure of authority, 1945."
Location Calcutta
Original negative held