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English: Original caption: "Kabul is served by an up-to-date transportation system."
Date 1950s or early 1960s; according to Qayoumi, most of the book's images dated from the 1950s.
Source Originally published in a photobook about Afghanistan produced by the country's planning ministry; republished in Once Upon a Time in Afghanistan... Record stores, Mad Men furniture, and pencil skirts -- when Kabul had rock 'n' roll, not rockets by Mohammad Qayoumi, Foreign Policy, 27 May 2010.
Author Unknown
Public domain This work is in the public domain in Afghanistan according to The law on the support the right of authors, composers, artists and researchers (Copy Right Law). ( unofficial English translation) because:
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  • It is any other form of protected work and more than 50 years have passed since the death of the last surviving author and the date of original publication.

All works published using a pseudonym enter the public domain 50 years after publication, unless the author's identity subsequently becomes known. Afghan copyright law only protects “photographic works that have been created using an original mode” (Art. 6).

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