Here are some old photos for zuhahmed who requested them (don't ask me where I got them from).
1. Aerial photo, Dubai, 1935. Dubai on top, Shindagha on the right, and Deira (the largest) on the bottom.
2. Dhow on Dubai creek, 1935.
3. Customs office, Dubai, 1941.
4. Sharjah, 1935.