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A Hindu widow lighting the funeral pyre of her husband, Benares. [Active no.14087 : photonegative.]

view A Hindu widow lighting the funeral pyre of her husband, Benares. [Active no.14087 : photonegative.] digital asset number 1
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
H.C. White Co
Photographer:
Ponting, Herbert George 1870-1935
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3-3/4" x 7"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
India
Ghats
Ganges River (India and Bangladesh)
Benares (India)
Date:
1900
1910
1890-1920
1900-1910
Notes:
Currently stored in box 1.1.25A [53].
Similar to RSN 7410.
Orig. no. 328-B.
Topic:
Bathers
Religion
Hinduism
Rivers
Swimmers
Funeral rites and ceremonies, Hindu
Local number:
RSN 4592
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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