Bagdad (aka Baghdad), Iraq.
Title: "Great Floods in Bagdad. City saved by thousands of Coolies working unceasingly night and day, building up the Banks of River Tigris".
M/S of a band of men in robes carrying shovels, pick axes and sacks; they walk along a dusty track past palm trees....
News in a Nutshell: The damage caused by Floods and Dust storms in the USA, a flying boat undergoing trails and performing dogs at an International Canine Exposition in France
Roundup of the world's latest news
More news pictures of the floods in America.
Worst floods in Pacific Coast history cause heavy loss of life and great devastation.
Two men do research for flood prevention methods on a model of the Fens.
Floods in Kwantung Province create havoc and hardship for China's people.
Flooding in Kent and Essex.