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India [Calcutta and Poona] Photograph Album
Bernath Mss 52  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: India [Calcutta and Poona] Photograph Album,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1901-1902
    Collection Number: Bernath Mss 52
    Extent: .2 linear feet (1 half-size box)
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
    Physical Location: Del Sur
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    India [Calcutta and Poona] Photograph Album. Bernath Mss 52. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    Purchase, 2003.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Photograph album, ca. 1901-1902, containing 90+ black/white images, most with brief captions. The majority of the photos are of Calcutta and its environs, especially boats, buildings, and scenes around the Hooghly River. A number show the SS or HMS Carthage. Also included are shots of Calcutta streets and buildings. Most of the Poona images are of British at the races and polo. There also are a few images of Shanghai and the port at Nagasaki. (some showing the Carthage taking on coal).