Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 69 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents The collection consists of twenty-six microfiche copies of letters. The first three (1910-1920) are letters written by Lawrence Hogg in Scotland before he went to India and the last two (1921-1923) are letters of Caroline M. Dixon before she married. The remaining letters record the Hoggs' many encounters with missionaries and Indian Church leaders, Hogg's views on independence, the contacts the Hoggs had with relatives in India and Upper Egypt, and offer a portrait of Christian work in...
Scope and Contents Photogravure of Macpherson Lake in Allahabad which was created from a reclaimed ravine with an extreme width. Part of the Survey India Office, Calcutta, 1902. Slide developed by Flatters, Milborne and McKechnie Ltd, Manchester.
Scope and Contents Photograph of 'a portion of the main bund of the Macpherson Lake at Allahabad.' The text beneath the image notes that there are weirs at each end to prevent fish escaping and that the lake water can be used for irrigation or drained off and the land cultivated. Part of the Survey of India Office, Calcutta, 1902.
Scope and Contents Photograph of 'an avenue of mangoe trees, 12 years old, Macpherson Park. These trees have been bearing fruit for the past three years. Survey of India Office, Calcutta, 1902.' Also, in this image, a man is lying beneath one of the trees on the left hand side of the road.