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Photographs Album details for shelfmark Photo 50/1

Bellew Collection: Photograph album of Surgeon-General Henry Walter Bellew.

Photographers: Baker & Burke, John Burke, William Baker, (Sir) Benjamin Simpson, Clarence Comyn Taylor, Felice Beato, Craddock, H.B.C, Henry Cousens and others unknown.
Contents: 112 prints 83x39 mm to 235x305mm Albumen prints
Provenance: Presented by Henry Bellew's daughter, Mrs Ida C. Turnbull, 5 February 1948 (file ref L14/48). Don. No. 814.
Notes:
Subjects: Afghan rulers - viceregal tours - durbars
Description: Green half-leather bound album (spine broken and front cover detached) measuring 535x395mm, with prints loosely pasted down onto page at corners (resulting in some stress tears to prints). 'Imperial View Album No. 5 23/10/58', written in pencil on front free endpaper.

The contents of the albums can be broadly broken down as follows:

Durbar at Ambala, photographed by C.C. Taylor (March 1869): prints 43, 47, 49, 50, 51, 58, 79.
Amir Ali Sher returning from Ambala, photographed by Burke & Baker (April 1869): 38-40, 44, 48, 70, 75, 78.
Lord Mayo's visit to Peshawar, photographed by Burke & Baker (c.1871): 55-56, 60-61, 62, 68-69.
Views at Kandahar, photographed by Benjamin Simpson (c.1881): 41-42, 45-46, 53-54, 72-73, 76-77, 81-82, 83-84, 86-87, 91.



Album contents:-
Photo 50/1(1) [Buddhist sculptures]. 
Photo 50/1(27) [Afridi tribesmen at Fort Jamrud, North-West Frontier Province.] 
Photo 50/1(28) [Afridi tribesmen at Fort Jamrud, North-West Frontier Province.] 
Photo 50/1(29) [Afridi tribesmen at Fort Jamrud, North-West Frontier Province.] 
Photo 50/1(30) [Afridi tribesmen, probably near Fort Jamrud, North-West Frontier Province.] 
Photo 50/1(31) [Afridi tribesmen, at Fort Jamrud, North-West Frontier Province.] 
Photo 50/1(32) [Group of sculptures of Buddha, Gandharan.] 
Photo 50/1(33) [The Brewery, Murree.] 
Photo 50/1(34) [Woodland scene.] 
Photo 50/1(35) [View in the Lal Bagh Gardens, Bangalore.] 
Photo 50/1(36) [Railway Station at Beypore.] 
Photo 50/1(37) [View in the Lal Bagh, Bangalore.] 
Photo 50/1(38) [Portrait of Sher Ali Khan, Amir of Afghanistan.] 
Photo 50/1(39) [Durbar group with Sher Ali Khan, Fort Jamrud.] 
Photo 50/1(40) [Portrait of Sher Ali Khan.] 
Photo 50/1(41) [Group of Ayaub's Ambassadors.] 
Photo 50/1(42) [Group of Political Officers at Kandahar.] 
Photo 50/1(43) [Group with Amir Sher Ali, Ambala.] 
Photo 50/1(44) [Portrait of Amir Sher Ali Khan, his son Abdullah Jan, and sirdars, Fort Jamrud.] 
Photo 50/1(45) New Governor and Deputy Governor of Kandahar. 
Photo 50/1(46) Group of Nagaras [?at Kandahar]. 
Photo 50/1(47) [Durbar at Ambala between Amir Sher Ali Khan and the Viceroy Lord Mayo.] 
Photo 50/1(48) [Amir Sher Ali Khan with group at Fort Jamrud.] 
Photo 50/1(49) [Durbar at Ambala between Amir Sher Ali Khan and the Viceroy Lord Mayo.] 
Photo 50/1(50) [Group of Afghani sirdars.] 
Photo 50/1(51) [Portrait of Prince Abdullah Jan.] 
Photo 50/1(52) [Photograph of a document in Arabic script with English translation, signed by William Moorcroft and dated 20 December 1824]. 
Photo 50/1(53) Group [of] Timuris [?at Herat]. 
Photo 50/1(54) Group of fakirs, Peshawar. 
Photo 50/1(55) [Group portrait with the Viceroy Lord Mayo at Fort Jamrud.] 
Photo 50/1(56) [Group portrait with the Viceroy Lord Mayo at Fort Jamrud.] 
Photo 50/1(57) A bit on Machai looking towards Kanu Galli. 
Photo 50/1(58) [Durbar at Ambala between Amir Sher Ali Khan and the Viceroy Lord Mayo.] 
Photo 50/1(59) [Group portrait of British officials with Afghan dignitary.] 
Photo 50/1(60) [The Viceroy Lord Mayo with senior army officers, Peshawar.] 
Photo 50/1(61) [Group taken during Lord Mayo's visit to Peshawar and the NWFP.] 
Photo 50/1(62) [Group on horseback during the Viceroy Lord Mayo's visit to Peshawar.] 
Photo 50/1(63) [Unidentified group, probably in the Punjab.] 
Photo 50/1(64) [Children of Sir Donald Macnabb on horseback with Indian servant.] 
Photo 50/1(65) [Sir Donald Macnabb and his wife in a carriage outside their bungalow, Peshawar.] 
Photo 50/1(66) [Pony trap outside an unidentified house, probably in the Punjab.] 
Photo 50/1(67) [Grave of Sarah Sophia Lance, ?possibly at Monghyr, Bengal.] 
Photo 50/1(68) [?Entry of the Viceroy Lord Mayo into Peshawar.] 
Photo 50/1(69) [The Viceroy Lord Mayo with senior army officers, Peshawar.] 
Photo 50/1(70) [Group with Amir Sher Ali Khan at Fort Jamrud.] 
Photo 50/1(71) [Portrait of two Afghani sirdars.] 
Photo 50/1(72) Chilzina and old Kandahar from Picquet Hill. 
Photo 50/1(73) Ruins of old Kandahar Citadel. 
Photo 50/1(74) [Group portrait of three unidentified Europeans.] 
Photo 50/1(75) [Portrait of Amir Sher Ali Khan, his son Abdullah Jan, and sirdars, Fort Jamrud.] 
Photo 50/1(76) Tombs of Hazratgi & Shere Ali's father [Kandahar]. 
Photo 50/1(77) Courtyard of Wali Shere Ali's zenana [Kandahar]. 
Photo 50/1(78) Sher Ali. 
Photo 50/1(79) [Portrait of Amir Sher Ali Khan of Afghanistan.] 
Photo 50/1(80) [Group with] J.P. Morice. 
Photo 50/1(81) [Group at ?Kandahar.] 
Photo 50/1(82) Baba Wali Kotal showing position of Ayoub's guns [Kandahar]. 
Photo 50/1(83) Baba Wali Kotal from Belooch lines [Kandahar]. 
Photo 50/1(84) [Military camp, Kandahar.] 
Photo 50/1(85) [Ruins at Hassan Abdal, Punjab.] 
Photo 50/1(86) Chilzina or the 40 Steps [Kandahar]. 
Photo 50/1(87) Looking across the Argandab Valley from Baba Wali Ziarat [Kandahar]. 
Photo 50/1(88) [Military group with Lord Napier.] 
Photo 50/1(89) [Unidentified military group.] 
Photo 50/1(90) Group of old Guides. 
Photo 50/1(91) Ahmed Shah's Tomb from Kirka Sharif [Kandahar]. 
Photo 50/1(92) [Military group forming a square.] 
Photo 50/1(93) [Ruined gateway opposite the Residency, Lucknow.] 
Photo 50/1(94) [View at Murree.] 
Photo 50/1(95) Solomon's Tanks, Aden. 
Photo 50/1(96) Market Place, Aden. 
Photo 50/1(97) [Column at Alexandria.] 
Photo 50/1(98) [Obelisk at Alexandria.] 
Photo 50/1(99) Lahore - Old bungalow, old Library & Museum in distance. 
Photo 50/1(100) Lahore Gardens - Lawrence & Montgomery Halls. 
Photo 50/1(101) [The Golden Temple, Kangra.] 
Photo 50/1(102) Beijnath Temple, Kulu Valley. 
Photo 50/1(103) [Kangra Fort.] 
Photo 50/1(104) [Kangra Fort.] 
Photo 50/1(105) Palampur [Kangra District]. 
Photo 50/1(106) View in Kangra Valley. 
Photo 50/1(107) Picnic at Takht-i-Bhal [Takht-i-Bahi], Murdan area. 
Photo 50/1(108) Picnic at Takht-i-Bhal [Takht-i-Bahi], Murdan area. 
Photo 50/1(109) Anarkali Church - Lahore [Tomb of Anarkali]. 
Photo 50/1(110) A Pathan's Tomb [?Lahore]. 
Photo 50/1(111) Lahore - date palms near the church. 
Photo 50/1(112) [Punjabi Public Library, Lahore.] 


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