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A strong print. The massacre (or Indian rebellion) of the English at Kanpur (now spelt as Cawnpore) is recalled with agony and this memorial is a tribute to those who died during the Mutiny (uprising). See: Pohlmann and Siegert, Samuel Bourne: Sieben Jahre Indien, Photographien und Reiseberichte, 1863-1870, p.173.

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Cawnpore (Kanpur), a View of the Memorial Place from the South
Samuel Bourne Cawnpore (Kanpur), a View of the Memorial Place from the South

Price $900

Main Image

Ref.# 10353

Medium Albumen print from wet plate negative

Mount on original mount

Photo Date 1865-66  Print Date 1865-66

Dimensions 9-1/4 x 11-5/8 in. (235 x 295 mm)

Photo Country India

Photographer Country United Kingdom (UK)


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