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India [Calcutta] World War II Photograph Album, ca. early-mid 1940s.
Bernath Mss 199
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Title:

India [Calcutta] World War II Photograph Album, ca. early-mid 1940s

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

Album, compiled by American G.I., contains 153 small black and white snapshots, some with captions in English. Photos primarily feature local population, many at work; street views of Calcutta; and village scenes. Most photos taken at the Bengal Air Depot (near Calcutta) and in Calcutta city.

Date:

194u (issued)

Subject:

a-ii---
World War, 1939-1945 -- India
Kolkata (India) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Purchase, 2006.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], India [Calcutta] World War II Photograph Album. Bernath Mss 199. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Photographs.
Photograph albums.

Physical Description:

.2 linear ft.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.