Map of Faxian's journey http://afe.easia.columbia.edu/special/travel_records.pdf …
Rare map showing the Indian princely states during the Revolt of 1857.
1956: Beautiful folder released by the Indian postal department in 1956 on 2500 years of Gautam Buddha's Mahaparinirvana.
1990 :: Rajeev Goswami , A Delhi student, immolating himself during anti-Mandal Protest
RK Laxman's cartoon on #Emergency.
In 1672, #London Gazette carried a front page news about Chhatrapati Shivaji's Surat attack! #MarathiLondon
Map of Hieun Tsang's travels to India and return to China http://afe.easia.columbia.edu/special/travel_records.pdf …
1943: SC Bose (2nd Left Front Row) being transferred from German submarine U-180 to Japanese submarine I-29
1940s - SC Bose giving toast to the Emperor of Japan
Destruction of Hindu temples under Shah Jahan's reign. Source: Badshah-Nama
1950s: Car Parking in Delhi. For both odd and even numbered vehicles. ;)
1920s: Public transport in Delhi
1971: Exchange between US Prez Nixon and Secretary of State H Kissinger about India. Russia helped India counter Nixon's gunboat diplomacy during the crucial Indo-Pak war of 1971.
1712, Delhi: Reception given by Shah Jahan to Jan Joshua Ketelaer, the ambassador of the Dutch EIC, in the gardens of Delhi.
1945 :: Nehru's Letter to Atlee on Bose
A depiction of Europeans on the gopuram of the Alagar kovil near Madurai.