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Calcutta (India)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 69 Collections and/or Records:

The Karah, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/734
Scope and Contents Photograph of an Indian man using a karah (a leveller) drawn by two cows. Part of the Survey of the India Office, Calcutta, 1902.

The Pahata or Wooden Plank, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/733
Scope and Contents Photograph of two men standing on a pahata or wooden plank 'which drivers stand on it to increase the pressure' on the cattle that are harnessed to it. Part of the Survey of the India Office, Calcutta, 190[?].

The Rake [Drawn by a Mule], 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/2280
Scope and Contents Photograph of a man sitting on a mule drawn rake with trip action applied in India in the early 20th century. Part of the Survey of India Office, Calcutta, 1902.

Type of Harian Cow Bred South of Hissar, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/422
Scope and Contents Photograph of a type of Harian cow bred south of Hissar, [India] which is a poor specimen and usually found in the villages near Bhiwani. Part of the Survey of India Office, Calcutta, May 1902.

Type of Hariana Bullock, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/1318
Scope and Contents Photograph of a type of Hariana bullock 'bred near Hissar' in India standing in a paddock with an Indian man holding it on a rope in the early 20th century. According to the text beneath the image, the bullock shows Wadyal or Guzerati strain. Part of the Survey of India Office, Calcutta, 1903.

Type of Hariani Bull Bred at Hissar, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/1348
Scope and Contents Photograph of a type of Hariani bull bred at Hissar in India. Part of the Survey of India Office, Calcutta, May 1902.

Unreclaimed Ravine Land, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/227
Scope and Contents Photograph of unreclaimed ravine land below the Waterfield bund showing a river and trees. Part of the Survey of India Office, Calcutta, 1902.

World War II service in India and Burma, 1940-1956

 Sub-Fonds
Identifier: PJM/INDIA
Scope and Contents Papers, plans and photographs relating to Percy Johnson-Marshall's World War II service in India and Burma: Percy Johnson-Marshall's war service record - official personnel file, personal files and CVs, 1942-1946 personal notebooks, diaries and papers, 1944-1947 lecture notes and course materials for British Army training courses on camouflage, military engineering, law and...

Yearling Cross-Bred Calves, Sire English, Dam Country, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/866
Scope and Contents Photograph of four yearling cross-bred calves whose sire was of the English breed and dam was of the Country breed. Part of the Survey of the India Office, Calcutta, 1904.