Photograph of Mr. Hatim bhai Nakhoda

Mr. Hatim Nakhoda is among the oldest living members of Singapore’s Dawoodi Bohra community. His father, Mr. Fida Husein Mohammedali Nakhoda was a Justice of Peace, and community leader. He was the co-founder of F.M.Noordin & Co, one of the oldest Bohri commodities trading company, established 1895. This is a photograph of Mr.Nakhoda taken in pre-World War II Singapore. He is seen wearing a traditional topi or hat.

Date/Period
Early 20th century Early 20th century
Region
Singapore
Dimension
Image size: 25.4 x 17.9 cm
Accession No.
2014-00558
Material
Paper
Collection of
Indian Heritage Centre
Credit Line
Gift of Mr.Hatim Nakhoda
Category
Photographs and Negatives