Hundreds of Afridi tribesmen gathered to hear a speech fr. Sir George Cunningham, Gov. of the Northwest Frontier Province, during the first jirga (tribal assembly) on the lawn of the Khyber house, home of the political agent of the region.


  • Title: Tribesmen & Soldiers Of Pakistan
  • Date: 1947-12
  • Location: Peshawar, Pakistan
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Pakistan, George Cunningham, People And Customs, Independence, Vintage Print, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_735532
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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