General views of India, 1950s-60s

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 115 RCS/Y3022VV
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      English .
  • Physical Description
      41 item(s) 41 images

Scope and Content

A collection of loose prints measuring approximately 205 x 155 mm (1-20) and 250 x 195 mm (21-41), with typewritten captions. Prints 21-41 are mounted on card with sellotape. Photographs by Photo Division, Indian Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (1-20) and unknown (21-41).

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Received by Royal Commonwealth Society Information Bureau in 1966 and 1967.


Includes index.

Other Finding Aids

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.

Alternative Form Available

This collection is available on microfiche: South Asia, fiche number 71-72.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Additional Information

This collection level description was entered by SG using information from the original typescript catalogue.