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Malcolm Arth photographic slide collection of India

Identifier: PSC 633-635
Photographs taken in India. 633. Bhopal, Qutub Minar, Delhi, Daultabad, Ellora, Ajanta, Bibi, Ahmadabad, Bombay, Calcutta, Lucknow, Kerala, Trivandrum, Ponmudi, Cochin, Madras, Mahabalipuram. 634. Corbett, Mahabalip, Delhi, Cochin, Bharatpur, Trivandrum, Kerala. 635 Bhopal, Delhi, Bombay, Madras, Old Delhi, Rajasthan, Palani.


  • 1980s


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1624 Photographic Slides : color ; 35 mm

1.5 Linear Feet (3 boxes )


condition reviewed 20110826 good

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Department of Education, November 1995.

Related Archival Materials

AMNH Special Collections has negatives, prints (both color and black and white), and audio material from the original Malcolm Arth collection transfer.
Additional slide collections in PSC 628-632 and PSC 636-640.

General Note

Malcolm Arth was the AMNH Department of Education Director.
General Note Many slides have handwritten captions. Place names taken from box labels and captions.
Malcolm Arth photographic slide collection of India, 1980s
Iris Lee
Language of description
The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017). Minimal level collection record created with support from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Hidden Collections grant, 2010.

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

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