1 of 19 Items

Source:   Army -- Great Britain -- India

Back Back to Results Thumbnails View Enlarged Image Add to Selections Purchase Print or Photo Gift Printer-Friendly Version Next

The 16th Bengal Lancers.

Image ID: 830992

The 16th Bengal Lancers.  [Sixteenth Bengal Lancers.] (1900)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The 16th Bengal Lancers.

Alternate Title

: Sixteenth Bengal Lancers.

Published Date

: 1900

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 24 x 16 cm. (9 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)


: To image: "The native officers of the 16th Bengal Lancers now serving in China." Bottom image: "The British officers. The 11th Bengal Lancers form portion of the Cavalry Brigade proceeding to China from India. This regiment is composed of Sikhs, Dogras and Jats, three of the best fighting races of India. The officers are in their fighting dress of khaki, which renders them almost indistinguishable from the men at a short distance." Written o ....
[See More...]

Original Source

: From Black & White. [s.n.]) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Army -- Great Britain -- India

Source Description

: 1 folder (19 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ARMY-Gre-Ind

Digital ID

: 830992

Record ID

: 697425

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

Browse More

Sources, libraries, guides, online catalog


Permalink (click to copy):

Embed this image (click code)

NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the vast collections of The New York Public Library, including drawings, illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.