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Hideous method of disposing of the dead--building pyres and laying on the bodies to be burned. 14086 Interpositive

view Hideous method of disposing of the dead--building pyres and laying on the bodies to be burned. 14086 Interpositive 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
Benares (India)
Date:
1900-1910
Notes:
Similar to RSN 4591.
Currently stored in box 1.2.10 [9].
Cancelled by scratching.
Series title:
INDIA
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Corpses
Pyres
Religion
Funeral rites and ceremonies, Hindu
Local number:
RSN 7409
Video number 06573
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_156795

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