Indian Leaders of the Late Colonial Era in Unique Images

Courtesy of IMGUR, Ajantha Wickramasinghe and Chandra Wickramasinghe of Mahinda, Peradeniya & the World-at-Large

Gandhi at downing st Gandhiji at 10, Downing Street, 1931

Bose hitler Subhas Bose meets Hitler, 1941

Bose toasts Jap emperor   Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose toasting to the Japanese emperor in 1945.

Bose last pic Subhas Chandra Bose, Leader of the Indian National Army… his last picture (he died in a plane crash)

Indian con-asembly 1946 First Day of Constituent Assembly in India, 1946 …. with power-broker  Sardar Patel in the foreground.

Mountbatten Nehru How Lord & Lady Mountbatten delighted in the Raising of the Indian Flag

How the Partition of India also breached a Librarians’ Desk

Partition library

… and How an Indian Leader of the post partition era relaxed


…. and visited USA

Nehru for USA-1949

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