Photographs of India
(Part of the World Civilizations collection)
The items in this collection are housed in Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections in the Terrell Library.
Professor Paul Brians took the 108 photographs in this collection during a W.S.U. World Civilizations program trip to Thailand and India in December of 1992 and January of 1993. The majority of the images in the collection are from India, including photographs of the Taj Mahal, the city of Varanasi and the Ganges River, and images from a small rural village. The remaining twenty-three images in this collection are from the city of Bangkok, in Thailand. For a description of the trip, please see Prof. Brians' photo tour.
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Searching the Database:
Entering search terms in the box located at the top of the page will search across the descriptions of all items in this collection. To view all items, select Browse This Collection. Search results are displayed as a series of thumbnail images that may be browsed. To view the larger image and its corresponding description, click on the thumbnail. An option to return to the home page for this collection is provided in the banner.
Creating the Database:
Prof. Paul Brians took the photographs in this collection and provided descriptions of the images. Mark O'English added subject, genre, and place name headings. Al Cornish provided technical support for CONTENTdm. Michael Walpole designed the graphics. Trevor Bond created this page and coordinated the project.