John Hilton Davies took a lot of photos and collected postcards showing the people of Calcutta and Ceylon. In some cases they do not fit in well with the narrative so they have been included here on a separate page. Many show children who were very willing to have their photos taken. The children of Calcutta in particular seem to have made natural subjects or the photographer had the ability to make them relax - certainly not an easy thing to do with modern children.
Calcutta Adults and Family Life
Children from Calcutta and Surrounding Villages
Jobs and Professions
Ceylonese Adults and Family Life
Ceylon Jobs and Professions
The diary author hoped to visit Dharjeeling but was unable to do so. He did however collect a number of images of the area and these are reproduced below.