Central Province (province)
Found in 208 Collections and/or Records:
A view showing a man undressing for a swim beside a series of cascades.
The postcard is addressed to Mrs Roma Detwold (or Detmold). It contains a brief note and is signed 'GW' or 'GD'.
Half-plate. (Mr Willis, the Director in foreground). [John Christopher Willis (1868-1958), Senior Assistant in Botany, Glasgow University 1894-1896; Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Peradeniya 1896-1911; Director of the Botanic Gardens, Rio de Janeiro 1912-1915; author of various botanical publications].
Quarter-plate. Negative useless. [No print].
Quarter-plate. And a torrent fall. Above the level wall, notice row of tea plants. To identify/row of tea plants/high top of wall/waterfall. (Fisher).
199 x 147 mm. Showing tea pluckers at work on a hillside on the Holbrook Estate.
194 x 140 mm. Close-up view of the upper half of the effigy of the reclining Buddha in the Temple of the Tooth, Kandy.
140 x 81 mm. Showing the workmen's village of thatched huts in a clearing at the end of the Tero Forest with part of the sawmill visible at the right of the print.
139 x 80 mm. Showing two unidentified Europeans standing in front of the shed which houses the steam engine for powering the Tero sawmill.
Quarter-plate. (Tea plantations)
194 x 133 mm. View showing the annual procession of the tooth relic through the streets of Kandy.
Quarter-plate. The Nicobar Island Breadfruit tree/Plantation behind/Sisal Hemp great cultivation of the Bahamas (now coming into India too)/Panama hat plant. (Fisher).
The Procession of the Holy Relic of the Tooth, Ceylon [i.e. Sri Lanka] (The Kandy Perahera), 1920 - 1929
The postcard is addressed to Mrs Roma Detwold (or Detmold), London. It is signed 'Gilbert' and contains a brief note.
Quarter-plate. (From further along the upper road. Eucalyptus leaves large to left of picture). (Fisher).
View of the Temple within the quadrangle.