[Punjabi Public Library, Lahore.]
Photographer: Craddock, George
Medium: Photographic print
Photograph of the Punjabi Public Library in Lahore from the 'Bellew Collection: Photograph album of Surgeon-General Henry Walter Bellew' taken by George Craddock in the 1870s. Lahore is the capital of the Punjab province in Pakistan. The city has been ruled by the Ghaznavids, the Delhi Sultanate, the Mughals, the Sikhs and the British. The Punjab Public Library was established in the late 19th century.