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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Graham C. Dorsett photograph collection
    Dates: circa 1939-1964
    Collection number: 64017
    Collector: Dorsett, Graham C., collector.
    Collection Size: 33 envelopes, 2576 prints (3.3 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Depicts India during and after World War II, the Indian Army in East Africa and Italian East Africa, Indian Independence Day, India's Republic Day, and Indian Navy Day, 1954, ceremonies. Includes prints of Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi, Krishna Menon, Sukarno, Tito, the Shah of Iran, and Lord and Lady Mountbatten.
    Physical location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research. Access to audiovisual materials requires at least two weeks advance notice. Audiovisual materials include sound recordings, video recordings, and motion picture film. Hoover staff will determine whether use copies of the materials requested can be made available. Some materials may not be accessible even with advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Graham C. Dorsett photograph collection, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1964

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Depicts India during and after World War II, the Indian Army in East Africa and Italian East Africa, Indian Independence Day, India's Republic Day, and Indian Navy Day, 1954, ceremonies. Includes prints of Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi, Krishna Menon, Sukarno, Tito, the Shah of Iran, and Lord and Lady Mountbatten.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Gandhi, Indira, 1917- --Pictorial works.
    Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948--Pictorial works.
    Krishna Menon, V. K. (Vengalil Krishnan), 1897-1947--Pictorial works.
    Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran, 1919- --Pictorial works.
    Mountbatten, Louis Mountbatten, Earl, 1900-1979--Pictorial works.
    Nehru, Jawaharlal, 1889-1964--Pictorial works.
    Soekarno, 1901-1970--Pictorial works.
    Tito, Josip Broz, 1892-1980--Pictorial works.
    World War, 1939-1945--India--Pictorial works.
    World War, 1939-1945--Pictorial works.
    India--Pictorial works.