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17 Vintage Photos Of Dubai Before 1966 - The Time Discovered Oil

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    [h=3]17 Vintage Photos of Dubai before 1966 - The Time Discovered Oil[/h]


    Let's see some vintage black and white photographs of Dubai from the 1950s-60s ( before the time discovered oil ).



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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]Dubai in the 1950s-1960s[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]Dubai city, ca. 1950s[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]The first Jashanmal store in Dubai, 1956[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]The Clocktower roundabout in the neighbourhood of Deira stands surrounded by sandy, ca. 1960s[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]Oil discovered in the Trucial States, ca.1950s[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]Bur Dubai, ca. 1960s[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]The city's creek in Dubai, ca. 1960s[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]Dubai airport, ca. 1960s[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]Dubai Airport in 1965[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]The first jet aircraft to land on the new runway at Dubai Airport was a Comet from Middle East Airlines in 1965[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]Water supplying in Dubai, ca.1960s[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]A man selling dried herbs and lemon pauses to smoke a shisha pipe, ca. 1960s[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]A group of Bedouin play music outside a house, ca. 1960s[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]An open market in downtown Dubai, ca. 1960s[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]Men reciting prayers for the Muslim festival of Eid in Dubai, ca. 1960s[/TD]
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    [TD="class: tr-caption, align: center"]A camel caravan ambles through Dubai, ca. 1960s[/TD]
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