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India (nation)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

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Birds Eye View of Delhi, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/76
Scope and Contents

The caption printed on the reverse reads: 'Birds Eye View of Delhi Shahjahanabad and Jamamasjid. Mosque built by Emperor Shahjahan in 1658'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Delhi Gate, Fort Delhi, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/80
Scope and Contents

The caption printed on the reverse reads: 'Delhi Gate or the Royal Gate leading to Jama Masjid, Fort Delhi'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Diwan-i-Khas Fort Delhi, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/85
Scope and Contents

The caption printed on the reverse reads: 'Interior View of the Diwan-i-Khas Fort Delhi where the inscription is written on the walls if there is Heaven upon Earth, Here it is, Here it is'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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General View Tombs of Sultan Nizam Uddin and Jahan Ara Begum, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/86
Scope and Contents

The caption printed on the reverse reads: 'General View of the Tombs of Sultan Nizam Uddin and Jahan Ara Begum, the faithful daughter of Emperor Shahjahan'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Historical Kashmere Gate, Delhi, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/79
Scope and Contents

The caption printed on the reverse reads: 'Historical Kashmere Gate, Delhi, showing on the Gate and City Wall Marks of British Bombardment on 14th Sept. 1857'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Interior View of Pearl Mosque in Fort Delhi, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/81
Scope and Contents

The caption printed on the reverse reads: 'Interior View of Pearl Mosque in Fort Delhi. Built by Emperor Shahjahan in 1648, for his Royal Consorts'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Jama Masjid Delhi, Royal Gate, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/88
Scope and Contents

The printed caption on the reverse reads: 'Jama Masjid Delhi, Royal Gate, facing the Fort, this finest mosque of India built by Shahjahan in 14 years by the aid of 5000 workers. Completed in 1658'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Marble Throne, Diwan-i-Am, Fort Delhi, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/83
Scope and Contents

The caption printed on the reverse reads: 'Marble Throne and Bungallow [sic] in Diwan-i-Am, Fort Delhi, where sit the Mughal Emperors in open Court'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Qutab Minar [i.e. Qutb Minar] Delhi, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/78
Scope and Contents

The caption printed on the reverse reads: 'Qutab Minar. Showing the Fallen Top Story [sic] in a corner. Built by Rai Pithora and completed by Qutab Uddin and Altamash in 1220. Height 238 feet'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Quwatul Islam Mosque and Iron Pillar, Delhi, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/77
Scope and Contents

The caption printed on the reverse reads: 'Quwatul Islam Mosque and Iron Pillar, Delhi. This famous pillar was erected by Raja Dhawa in A.D. 319 and the mosque in 1200 A.D. by Qutubuddun Aibak'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Ramzan final Friday Prayers in Jama Masjid, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/89
Scope and Contents

The printed caption on the reverse reads: 'Offering of Ramzan final Friday Prayers in Jama Masjid, a grand view of Muslim faith'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Roof and marble pillars, Diwan Khas [i.e. Diwan-i-Khas], Fort Delhi, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/84
Scope and Contents

The caption printed on the reverse reads: 'An angular View of the Roof and magnificient [sic] marble pillars of the Diwan Khas Fort Delhi'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Royal Bath in Fort Delhi, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/82
Scope and Contents

The caption printed on the reverse reads: 'Royal Bath in Fort Delhi. Graceful bath of the Moghal Emperors where they were bathing with Queens'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Safdar Jang Tomb, Delhi, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/87
Scope and Contents

The printed caption on the reverse reads: 'Safdar Jang Tomb Delhi, the minister of Ahmed Shah. Founded by his son Shuja Uddaula in 1753 A.D.'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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The Indian Parliament, New Delhi, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/91
Scope and Contents

The printed caption on the reverse reads: 'The Indian Parliament, New Delhi. Containing the Council of State Princes Chamber and The Legislative Assembly'.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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The Secretariats of the Government of India, New Delhi, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC India/90
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Monochrome postcards. The geographical locations of the cards, together with their publishers, breakdown thus:1-9 Calcutta (various anonymous publishers)10-57 Agra (K. Lall and Co.)58-59 Benares (also known as Varanasi - Saeed Bros.)60-75 Lucknow (Omaid Singh and Sons)76-91 Delhi (Lal Chand and Sons, Dariba, Delhi)92-123 Lahore and Amritsar (Punjab Religious Book Society, Lahore)124-129 Burma130-135 Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) coloured (Plate and...
Dates: 1920 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

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