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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1945
Extent: 08 linear feet
This collection is composed of about 80 photographs taken in India in and around 1945 by an unidentified soldier, likely British.
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[British] soldier's photograph album of India
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1171
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet
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1945
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This collection is composed of about 80 photographs taken in India in and around 1945 by an unidentified soldier, likely British.
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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1942-1947
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume)
This volume chronicles the time a British soldier spent in the Royal Bombay Sappers and Miners near the end of World War II and after, working on roads and other projects.
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British military engineer’s photograph album of India
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1190
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet (1 volume)
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1942-1947
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This volume chronicles the time a British soldier spent in the Royal Bombay Sappers and Miners near the end of World War II and after, working on roads and other projects.
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1940s
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India. Army. Royal Bombay Sappers and Miners.
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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1930-1934
Extent: 0.1 linear foot (1 volume)
This collection consists of about 170 photographs, placed in an album, taken in India between 1930 and 1934 by an unidentified British soldier. Though the soldier is unknown, it is almost certain that he served in the Royal Fusiliers. The photographs in the album largely depict the every day life of British soldiers and their social activities, as well as providing evidence of British interest in Indian life and customs.
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British soldier's photograph album of India
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1195
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1930-1934
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This collection consists of about 170 photographs, placed in an album, taken in India between 1930 and 1934 by an unidentified British soldier. Though the soldier is unknown, it is almost certain that he served in the Royal Fusiliers. The photographs in the album largely depict the every day life of British soldiers and their social activities, as well as providing evidence of British interest in Indian life and customs.
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1930s
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Great Britain. Army.
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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1944-1945
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume)
This photograph album documents a General Motors plant in Calcutta from 1944 to 1945 and the activities of the creator while in India.
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General Motors Overseas R-3-A plant in India photograph album
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1189
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet (1 volume)
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1944-1945
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This photograph album documents a General Motors plant in Calcutta from 1944 to 1945 and the activities of the creator while in India.
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1940s
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English
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General motors corporation.
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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1945-1946
Creator:
Budke, Harold A., 1914-1997
Extent: 0.33 linear feet (1 box)
Captain Harold A. Budke was a medic in the United States Army, posted in Calcutta from 1945 to 1946. The photographs in his album document his experiences from his trip to Calcutta, to his service with the United States Army Dispensary, to his day-to-day experiences in the city, and to his work preparing the U.S.S. Marine Panther to transport GI's and patients from India in early 1946.
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Harold A. Budke World War II photograph album of India
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Budke, Harold A., 1914-1997
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1155
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.33 linear feet (1 box)
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1945-1946
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Captain Harold A. Budke was a medic in the United States Army, posted in Calcutta from 1945 to 1946. The photographs in his album document his experiences from his trip to Calcutta, to his service with the United States Army Dispensary, to his day-to-day experiences in the city, and to his work preparing the U.S.S. Marine Panther to transport GI's and patients from India in early 1946.
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1940s
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Budke, Harold A., 1914-1997 General A. W. Greely (Transport ship). United States. Army. Medical Corps.
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Memorabilia Photograph albums Photographs
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1977-1988
Creator:
Griffin, Hazel Marie
Extent: 8 linear feet (8 boxes)
Hazel Marie Griffin was an Indologist and the head of the South Asian languages section of the Library of Congress. This collection contains typescripts of British primary source documents on India dating from the early to mid-19th century. The typescripts were created between 1977 and 1988 and consist of subjects ranging from sati to medicine with a focus on education.
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Hazel Marie Griffin typescripts of 19th century British primary source documents on India
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Griffin, Hazel Marie
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1179
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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8 linear feet (8 boxes)
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1977-1988
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Hazel Marie Griffin was an Indologist and the head of the South Asian languages section of the Library of Congress. This collection contains typescripts of British primary source documents on India dating from the early to mid-19th century. The typescripts were created between 1977 and 1988 and consist of subjects ranging from sati to medicine with a focus on education.
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1970s 1980s
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English
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Griffin, Hazel Marie East India Company.
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Typescripts
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1927-1942
Extent: 0.1 linear foot (1 volume and 1 folder)
This volume, probably created by a British citizen living in India as a result of military service, consists of more than 300 photographs taken from 1927 to 1942. Most of the photographs are set in the Assam state of India, though there are several pages filled with photographs of English villages. The album documents life for the British community in India during the first half of the 20th century.
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India and England photograph album
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1196
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.1 linear foot (1 volume and 1 folder)
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1927-1942
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This volume, probably created by a British citizen living in India as a result of military service, consists of more than 300 photographs taken from 1927 to 1942. Most of the photographs are set in the Assam state of India, though there are several pages filled with photographs of English villages. The album documents life for the British community in India during the first half of the 20th century.
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1920s 1930s 1940s
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English
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Great Britain. Army.
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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1945 October-1947 January
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume)
This collection of about 200 photographs represents the time a young woman spent in India from October of 1945 to January of 1947, while she was likely working at military hospitals.
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India, Burma and Ceylon photograph album
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1166
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet (1 volume)
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1945 October-1947 January
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This collection of about 200 photographs represents the time a young woman spent in India from October of 1945 to January of 1947, while she was likely working at military hospitals.
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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1945
Extent: 0.8 linear feet (1 volume and 1 folder)
This photograph album captures the daily life of rural Indians in 1945 as seen by either an American or British military doctor.
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India photograph album
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1175
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.8 linear feet (1 volume and 1 folder)
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1945
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This photograph album captures the daily life of rural Indians in 1945 as seen by either an American or British military doctor.
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Photograph albums Photographs
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
circa 1945-1950
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume and 1 folder)
This volume consists of photographs of Karachi, Bombay, and Lahore, that may have been taken at the end of World War II. There are several loose post-war photographs that may have been taken in the creator's hometown, possibly in Canada.
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Karachi, Bombay, and Lahore photograph album
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1186
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet (1 volume and 1 folder)
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circa 1945-1950
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This volume consists of photographs of Karachi, Bombay, and Lahore, that may have been taken at the end of World War II. There are several loose post-war photographs that may have been taken in the creator's hometown, possibly in Canada.
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Photograph albums Photographs
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
circa 1936-2001 (bulk: 1977-1982)
Creator:
Hansen, Kathryn
Extent: 5.4 linear feet (6 boxes)
Kathryn Hansen is a professor emerita in the Department of Asian studies at the University of Texas at Austin who specializes in South Asian languages and literatures (Hindi, Urdu, and Sanskrit); literary, cultural, and historical studies of South Asia; folk and classical performance of music and dance; history of theatrical practices in North India; early Indian film history; gender studies and feminist theory; and diaspora and ethnicity studies. This collection is comprised of chapbooks, studies and anthologies, and recordings related to Indian folk dramas and tales.
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Kathryn Hansen collection of Nautanki chapbooks
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Hansen, Kathryn
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PUSP.Print Coll. 36
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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5.4 linear feet (6 boxes)
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circa 1936-2001 (bulk: 1977-1982)
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Kathryn Hansen is a professor emerita in the Department of Asian studies at the University of Texas at Austin who specializes in South Asian languages and literatures (Hindi, Urdu, and Sanskrit); literary, cultural, and historical studies of South Asia; folk and classical performance of music and dance; history of theatrical practices in North India; early Indian film history; gender studies and feminist theory; and diaspora and ethnicity studies. This collection is comprised of chapbooks, studies and anthologies, and recordings related to Indian folk dramas and tales.
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Audiocassettes Audiovisual materials Chapbooks Sound recordings
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1935-1940
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume and 1 folder)
This collection depicts the experience of a young British soldier in the 8th Field Regiment, Royal Artillery, possibly a lance bombardier named Davies, in India from 1935 to 1940.
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Lance Bombardier Davies photograph album of India
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1188
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet (1 volume and 1 folder)
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1935-1940
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This collection depicts the experience of a young British soldier in the 8th Field Regiment, Royal Artillery, possibly a lance bombardier named Davies, in India from 1935 to 1940.
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1930s 1940s
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English
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Great Britain. Army. Royal Regiment of Artillery.
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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1944-1945
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 box)
This collection is consists of one album of just under 100 photographs taken in India from 1944 to 1945 by a leading aircraft man (L.A.C.) in the Royal Air Force whose surname was Clinton. The photos in the album are all of India. In addition, there is a handful of loose photos from outside India.
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Leading aircraftman Clinton photograph album of India
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1162
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet (1 box)
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1944-1945
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This collection is consists of one album of just under 100 photographs taken in India from 1944 to 1945 by a leading aircraft man (L.A.C.) in the Royal Air Force whose surname was Clinton. The photos in the album are all of India. In addition, there is a handful of loose photos from outside India.
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1940s
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