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Exhausted Brick Field, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/216

Scope and Contents

Photograph of an exhausted brick field that was reclaimed by the banding and gátha banding system and now has two crops (khárif and rabi) growing there yearly in Calcutta, India. Part of the Survey of India, Calcutta, 1902.


  • 1870s-1930s

Language of Materials


Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 82mm

Conditions Governing Access



From the Fonds: 50 boxes, 3,465 slides

Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 82mm


81mm by 82mm

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Kristy Davis as part of Towards Dolly Project, 2012-2013

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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