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Burning the body of the late Dewan Moolraj, on a sandbank in the Ganges

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Title
Burning the body of the late Dewan Moolraj, on a sandbank in the Ganges
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

Burial customs - A-L

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1851-11-15
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BURI - (A-L)
Topics
Ganges River (India and Bangladesh)
Smoke
Funeral rites & ceremonies -- India
Cremation -- India
Genres
Periodical illustrations
Notes
Source note: Illustrated London news. (London : Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd., 1842-).
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 15.6 x 24 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17706061
Barcode: 33333159464334
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d3439730-c53c-012f-79f9-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1851: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Burning the body of the late Dewan Moolraj, on a sandbank in the Ganges" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1851-11-15. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd0e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Burning the body of the late Dewan Moolraj, on a sandbank in the Ganges" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 19, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd0e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1851-11-15). Burning the body of the late Dewan Moolraj, on a sandbank in the Ganges Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd0e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Burning the body of the late Dewan Moolraj, on a sandbank in the Ganges