Old exhausted Muslim Indian woman sitting in a sheet w. her legs drawn up as she dangles fr. a bamboo pole supported by her brother-in-law & son as they journey w. a caravan fleeing fr. East to West Punjab to escape anti-Moslem Sikhs.


  • Date: 1947-10
  • Location: India
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Revolution, 1940S, India, Migration, Travelers, Politics, Refugees, Vintage Print, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_5599788
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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