H.H. Hadji Abbas Helmi II. Kedive of Egypt at Madina surrounded by a band, group of men with rifles and railroad train. Lithograph, color print created approximately in 1910.  Credit:  Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA .

H.H. Hadji Abbas Helmi II. Kedive of Egypt at Madina surrounded by a band, group of men with rifles and railroad train. Lithograph, color print created approximately in 1910. Credit: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA .

Aida is an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni, based on a scenario written by French Egyptologist Auguste Mariette. It was first performed at the Khedivial Opera House in Cairo on December 24, 1871.  Ismail Pasha, Khedive of Egypt, commissioned Verdi to write the opera for performance in January 1871, paying him 150,000 francs, but the premiere was delayed because of the Franco-Prussian War. Contrary to popular belief, the opera was not written…

Aida is an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni, based on a scenario written by French Egyptologist Auguste Mariette. It was first performed at the Khedivial Opera House in Cairo on December 24, 1871. Ismail Pasha, Khedive of Egypt, commissioned Verdi to write the opera for performance in January 1871, paying him 150,000 francs, but the premiere was delayed because of the Franco-Prussian War. Contrary to popular belief, the opera was not written…

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Ali Pacha, Ibrahim Pasha, Egypt Royals, Ibrahim Pacha, Hector Horeau, Egypt History, Ali Pasha, Cairo 1841, Horeau 1801 1872

Ali Pacha, Ibrahim Pasha, Egypt Royals, Ibrahim Pacha, Hector Horeau, Egypt History, Ali Pasha, Cairo 1841, Horeau 1801 1872

Billet of French soldiers in Egypt- by Maurice Orange

Billet of French soldiers in Egypt- by Maurice Orange

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