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Photographs Album details for shelfmark Photo 723/2

Jacob Family Collection: Album of snapshots in South India.

Photographers: Unknown.
Contents: 501 prints 54x80m to 83x133mm Gelatine silver prints
Provenance: Purchased.
Description: Brown paper-covered post-bound album, 205x293mm, containing mounted snapshot prints with handwritten captions.

Prints 1-6 Family portraits including children's fancy dress party. Prints 7-26 'Homeward Bound'. Views and portraits on board a ship. Prints 27-33 Colombo including SS Empress of Britain in harbour and street scenes. Prints 34-36 Shipping in Cochin harbour. Prints 37-49 Jubilee Day celebrations in Quilon, May 1935. Prints 50-54 Portraits at Trivandrum. Prints 55-59 Vandiperiyar v Trivandrum golf match. Prints 60-63 Vamanapuram Bridge. Prints 64-68 PWD Bungalow, Quilon. Prints 69-77 Miscellaneous views and portraits at Trivandrum, Pechipara Dam and Cape Comorin. Prints 78-104 Maharaja's birthday procession, Trivandrum. Prints 105-114 Quilon views. Prints 115-131 Kodaikanal views and portraits. Prints 132-137 PWD Bungalow at Quilon, views and portraits. Prints 138-142 Leper Colony at Noornad, Travancore State. Prints 143-154 Travancore backwaters. Prints 155-156 Postcard views of Todas. Prints 157-160 Ootacamund views. Prints 161-167 Views and portraits in Travancore including the Pallivasal Hydro-Electric Project. Prints 168-169 L.H. Jacob with the Dewan of Travancore. Prints 170-174 Tangamallay Estate, Vandiperiyar, including a tiger and some of the cattle it killed. Prints 175-182 Quilon views and portraits. Prints 183-192 To Komerom, Kottayam, by backwater. Prints 193-201 Venture Estate, Kalturitty Valley, views and portraits. Prints 202-211 Views and portraits in the Nilgiris. Prints 212-219 Bangalore architecture including churches, secretariat, library and museum. Prints 220-225 Views in Munnar including Pallivasal Hydro-Electric Project and the Neriamangalam Bridge. Prints 226-236 Views and portraits at Quilon. Prints 237-241 Vandiperiyar views. Prints 243-251 Periyar Lake and Dam. Prints 252-297 Quilon including bungalows, the Residency, street scenes, Thevally Palace and backwaters. Prints 298-300 Preparations for the Viceroy's visit to Travancore, 1929, including triumphal arches. Prints 301-312 Portraits at Tuticorin, Peruman Estate and Kumbazha Estate. Prints 313-326 Neendakarai Bridge, Quilon, including views of construction and the opening ceremony. Prints 327-346 Views and portraits at Kotagiri, Nilgiris. Prints 347-366 Views and portraits at Quilon. Prints 367-371 Trivandrum architecture. Prints 372-376 Departure of Maharani Regent from Catherine Booth Hospital, Nagercoil. Prints 377-384 Brigade sports and Commander's bungalow at Trivandrum. Prints 385-395 Mavelikara-Chengannaur Camp, Quilon. Prints 396-399 Shencottah-Courtallum Camp. Prints 400-405 Courtallum falls and temple. Prints 406-418 Trivandrum. Investiture ceremonies, November 1931. Prints 419-423 Portraits at Quilon. Prints 424-426 Portraits at Trivandrum. Prints 427-435 Temple views and portraits at Courtallum. Prints 436-441 Flood damage at Shendurni Valley and Shencottah. Prints 442-451 Portraits at Quilon. Prints 452-460 Holiday in Trivandrum, views and portraits. Prints 461-471 Warkalai Camp, 1932. Prints 472-483 Alleppey views and portraits. Prints 484-486 Dog portraits. Prints 487-491 Portraits at Warkalai. Prints 492-496 Portraits at Quilon. Prints 497-501 Mock battle at the Ochira-Kali (fair) at Ochira near Kayankolam.

Album contents:-
Photo 723/2(0) Album of snapshots of South India. 

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