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Bridge Zayandeh Rud (Darius the Great developed this road linking the Mediterranean and the Persian Gulf, running from Sardis in northwest Turkey across Mesopotamia to Susa in Iran. King Midas, the prophet Daniel, Queen Esther, the historian Herodotus, and the conqueror Alexander the Great all traveled this road…)

Armenian Cemetary, Tehran.

Bogheh Harunieh Tomb in Toos, Mashhad.

Ashraf Castle Ruins.

 

photogravure © Axel von Graefe - 1930s

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Bagheh Harunieh Tomb in Toos, Mashhad (by Axel von Graefe, 1937)

Water Mills, Karun River, Shushtar (by Axel von Graefe, 1937)

Bridge on Zayandeh Rud River in Isfahan (by Axel von Graefe, 1937)

Armenian Cemetery Tomb in Tehran (by Axel von Graefe, 1937)

Surveyor Surveying Railroad (by Axel von Graefe, 1937)

Caravan Mountain Route Dokhtar Pass (by Axel von Graefe, 1937)

Sepahsalar Mosque Tehran (by Axel von Graefe, 1937)

Chalus Highway Mountain Road (by Axel von Graefe, 1937)

Mashhad path with Trees (by Axel von Graefe, 1937)

Imam Reza Holy Shrine Mashhad (by Axel von Graefe, 1937)