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Camels [Vadodara]

Photograph of camels at Baroda, Gujarat from the
Curzon Collection, taken by an unknown photographer during the
1890s. The use of camels for transport was widespread until the
opening of the railways, when their numbers were reduced. They were
particularly used by rabaris (professional herdsmen) in the
northern part of the Baroda district where the soil is sandy. This
group of four camels with the…