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Firth Flight to India

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Newspaper of the Day when first flight to India was scheduled. Before this there were sea voyages. Issue has pictures and reports of the new Lahore's Airport which was India's first.

Rabindra Nath Tagore Autograph

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Original Autograph in Bengali written "Rabindra Nath Thakur"

Indian Frontier Scene

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The scenes of Ladakh in 1908

Santhal Reballion

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It is often considered as the first of the first war for independence in 1856. The Santhal rebellion (sometimes referred to as the Sonthal rebellion), commonly known as Santhal Hool, was a native rebellion in present-day Jharkhand, in eastern India…

Delhi Durbar 1903 Bhopal Begun

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The durbar was held to celebrate the succession of Edward VII and Alexandra of Denmark as Emperor and Empress of India.

The two full weeks of festivities were devised in meticulous detail by Lord Curzon, Viceroy of India.

First President of India Oath Ceremony

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Rajendra Prasad (3 December 1884 – 28 February 1963) was the first President of India, in office from 1952 to 1962.[1] He was an Indian political leader, and lawyer by training, Prasad joined the Indian National Congress during the Indian…