World Bulletin / News Desk
The Sultan Abdülhamid II who was the 34th sultan of the Ottoman State had a special photograph collection. The Sultan Abdülhamid II was one of the biggest collectors in the world. Abdülhamid was born in 1842 and passed away on 10 February 1918.
In his collection, there are a lot of girls who went to Ottoman primary and middle schools.
(Students, middle school Mirgun Rüşdiyesi)
(Students, middle school Sultan Ahmed Rüşdiyesi)
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