Crude, narrow irrigation ditches watering sandy soil and sparse crops, native farmers spreading water with hoes, in Suez Canal Zone.


  • Date: 1953-09
  • Location: Suez, Egypt
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Egypt, Irrigation, Cities, Deserts, Suez, 1950s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Carl Mydans
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_980993
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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