[Digital South Asia Library]

Keagle Photo Archive

Title 1930s era cab A larger version of this photograph is available by clicking on the small size photo below.

[1930s era cab]
Photographer Robert Keagle
Date 1945
Subject taxi, occupation, automobile, sikh
Notes Calcutta's taxi drivers were usually Sikhs. They were careful, treated their 1930s era vehicles like the antiques they were. Most cabs were open cars with cloth tops, which in decent weather ran with tops down. Spring, 1945."
Location Calcutta
Original negative held