Firstly - a nice street scene. People walking, biking, and driving around. This is Kabul in the late 60's I believe.
These are the normal looking woman you would see today if they weren't forced to become refugees, or forced to wear a burqa under the Taliban rule.
This is a medical research center with both men and women studying.
Ariana Airline Flight Attendants in the 60's.
Rush hour, note the nice buildings, street lights in the park, stoplight, etc...
Afghanistan used to be (and still is to some degree) full of orchards, fields, vineyards, etc.....
Children's school - notice the lack of head coverings for most girls?
A florist shop with apartments above it.
Another street scene with little shops, and people going about their daily lives.
And another street scene.
Fashionable women in a record store.
School girls in the 60's I believe.
The campus of Kabul University.
See more photos of Afghanistan before the wars here.