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Zoroastrian Heritage

Author: K. E. Eduljee

Zoroastrians of India. Parsees & Iranis - a Photographic Heritage Page 3 - Men


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Men's group in Bombay 1890s
Men's group in Bombay 1890s. Image credit: Columbia

Man and his bicycle
Man and his bicycle (early 1900s?). Image credit:
Parsis, Iranis, Zarathushtis – ALL Under One Roof
A group of men from the 1910s
A group of men from the 1910s.
Image credit: Old Indian Photos. From a postcard on Ebay

Sir Jamshetji Jeejeebhoy, Baronet
Sir Jamshetji Jeejeebhoy, Baronet. From Ballou's Pictorial, 1857.
Image credit: Columbia
Jamsetjee Bomanjee Wadia (1756-1821), (The shawl, often a gift of the East India Company, may be an addition by the artist.) A famed ship builder, Jamsetjee holds a drawing of the 74 gun ship 'Minden', Launched at Bombay in 1810, the half-built ship can be seen through the window. The Minden was the first man-of-war to be built for the Royal Navy outside of England; in an oil painting attributed to J. Dorman.
Jamsetjee Bomanjee Wadia (1756-1821), Surat's Framji Maneckji's cousin,
Wearing a white robe, embroidered pashmina shawl and pagri turban.
The shawl, often a gift of the East India Company, may be an addition by the artist.
A famed ship builder, Jamshetjee holds a drawing of the 74 gun ship 'Minden',
Launched at Bombay in 1810 - the half-built ship can be seen through the window.
Oil painting attributed to J. Dorman, c. 1830. Image credit: Collections Online

Jamshedji Tata, industrialist
Jamshedji Tata 1839-1904. Industrialist
Image credit: Various
Dinshaw Wacha 1844-1936
Dinshaw Wacha 1844-1936, President of Indian
National Congress 1901 Calcutta Convention.
Image credit: Kamat
Udvada streets Glasbys visit Udvada & temple Dec 07-Jan 08
Dadabhai Naoroji 1825-1917.
Founder of the Indian National Congress
Image credit: Various

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