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Volume III : Burma and Bengal, December 1907-January 1908, 1907-12 - 1908-01

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 3

Scope and Contents

The album now contains photographs numbered in the range 347-511. Added numbers are: 375A, 529B-C, 266A-B, 521A-B, 547A, 510A; spoiled 350, 424, 464 and 467; not used: 348, 357, 359, 365, 365, 388, 404, 405, 431, 446, 449, 465, 466, 485, 502, 503, 509. The photographs are not arranged totally in numerical order within the album so that 529B-C, 266A-B follow 484; 456 follows 490; 521A-B follow 496; 547A follows 511.

Subjects covered in this album are:
Burma: Bhamo; on the Irrawaddy; Datha; Mandalay; Burmese troops; Sagaing; Pakakko; Pagan; criminals on launch; views from railway to Rangoon; Rangoon.
India: Calcutta (harbour, public buildings, jute mills, iron foundry, bazaar, Botanical Gardens, Darjeeling [also known as Darjiling] and Ootacamund [also known Udagamandalam].


  • Creation: 1907-12 - 1908-01


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1 album(s) (152 images in 1 boxed album)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Numbers 226A-B, 448, 481-484, 490 are from Firebrace; 529B-C are by A.R. Righi.

Existence and Location of Copies

This album is available on microfiche: General Collections, fiche numbers 84-85.

Related Materials

Some numbers in this album are from Fisher 4.


PJ. The number of photographs now present in the albums doesn't tally with that stated in the typescript catalogue. Numbers actually in this catalogue have been recorded. The other numbers in the typescript catalogue have been recorded as they are.


Fisher, Alfred Hugh, 1867-1945

Finding aid date

2002-08-08 10:07:02+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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