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H.H. Davies, M.A. Principal C.T.S. Lucknow [Davies Indian Album II], 1902 - 1910

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022R

Scope and Contents

An album, labelled on the spine, containing prints of various sizes. The prints are of two types; large professional photographs, chiefly of Benares, Delhi, and Agra, and smaller amateur prints. presumably by Davies, relating both to these places and to Kashmir - river and mountain scenes. These are chiefly on left hand pages, with professional photographs on the right, and are captioned. Towards the end of the album, after a series of Agra scenes, there is a group of interesting photographs of Indian people and occupations, and also further photographs by Davies. Very few of these latter items are captioned.

Dates

  • 1902 - 1910

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

1 album(s) (351 images in 1 album)

Language of Materials

English

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

The album is in poor condition, the photographs themselves are poor to good condition.

Existence and Location of Originals

To view images from this collection:

Y3022R/105 - Summer Flood, Srinagar

http://www.dspace.cam.ac.uk/bitstream/1810/1320/1/RCSPC-Y3022QR-R-105.jpg

Y3022R/184 - 115. Annual prayer in Juma [i.e. Jumma] Musjid

http://www.dspace.cam.ac.uk/bitstream/1810/1321/1/RCSPC-Y3022QR-R-184.jpg

To use these images or to obtain a copy please refer to our Terms of Use:

http://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/rcs_photo_project/gallery1.html

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection is available on microfiche: South Asia, fiche number 41-44.

General

SG, NE, MJC.

Finding aid date

2004-03-08 16:10:48+00:00

Includes index.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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