[Bahrain]. Collection of photographs.

Bahrein, 1970s-1990.

90 x 128 mm - 203 x 283 mm. 12 original photographs: 9 black-and-white, 3 in colour. Several photos with mounted or loosely inserted English captions.


Interesting set of photographs showing Bahrain politicians, landmarks and city views. With images of Sheikh Esa ben Salman Al Khalifa, as well as Bahrain ministers attending official meetings. The largest photograph depicts the Sitra water desalination plant, including a row of inflatable booms protecting the facility from an oil slick.

The remaining pictures include a group photograph of employees of the Bahrain Cultural Centre, a minaret, a souk, and an aerial view of Al-Manama City with the prominent Ministry of Information.