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Photographs Album details for shelfmark Photo 10/23

Reading Collection: Visit to South India and Burma, 1923.

Photographers: Lawrie; Barton, Son & Co. Ltd, Bangalore & Ootacamund; Willie Burke and others unknown.
Contents: 34 prints 105x143mm to 242x292mm Gelatine prints
Provenance: The Reading Collection was deposited on loan by Stella, Dowager, Marchioness of Reading between 1958-75. See also Mss Eur E 238.
Notes:
Subjects: viceregal tours - official functions - processions - garden parties
Description: Loose prints grouped by subject. The photographs relate to Reading's visits to Madras, Mysore and Rangoon in 1923. There are also three prints on mounts removed from an album which depict hunting groups and the Marble Rocks at Bheraghat.



Album contents:-
Photo 10/23(1) The Palace, Mysore, c.1923. 
Photo 10/23(2) Government House, Mysore. 
Photo 10/23(3) [Group portrait] The Resident [of] Mysore, W.P. Barton, with Lord & Lady Reading & staff, 1923 [at Bangalore]. 
Photo 10/23(4) Durbar for Lord Reading. The Palace, Mysore, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(5) Garden party for Viceroy and Lady Reading, Mysore 1923. Girl Guides on l[eft]. 
Photo 10/23(6) [View of the crowds during Lord Reading's arrival at Mysore.] 
Photo 10/23(7) Lord Reading's mahseer catch, Mysore 1923. 
Photo 10/23(8) [Elephants in a compound] Mysore kheddas, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(9) [Elephant being tethered in a compound] Mysore kheddas, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(10) [Elephant being tethered in a compound] Mysore kheddas, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(11) [Viceregal staff visiting the] Mysore kheddas, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(12) [Picnic scene. Probably taken during the viceregal visit to the kheddas,] Mysore, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(13) [Arrival of the Viceregal train at the start of] Lord Reading's visit to Madras, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(14) [Carriage proceeding through the streets during] Lord Reading's visit, Madras, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(15) [View of a procession through the streets during] Lord Reading's visit [to] Mysore, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(16) Lord Reading reviewing Guard of Honour, Madras, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(17) [Group portrait at Government House, Madras, with the Viceroy, Lord Reading and staff and the Governor, Lord Willingdon and staff.] 
Photo 10/23(18) Lord & Lady Reading with Lord & Lady Willingdon & their staffs, Madras, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(19) [Group portrait with Lord and Lady Reading and Lord and Lady Willingdon at Government House, Madras, 1923.] 
Photo 10/23(20) [Group portrait] Lord & Lady Reading with Lord & Lady Willingdon, Madras, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(21) [Lord Reading standing before a display of tiger skins at] Sipri [Gwalior] 1923. 
Photo 10/23(22) [Triumphal arch erected for the visit of the Viceroy, Lord Reading] Rangoon, Dec. 1923. 
Photo 10/23(23) [Triumphal arch erected by the City Ward Headmen in Montgomery Street to welcome the Viceroy Lord Reading to Rangoon.] 
Photo 10/23(24) [Triumphal arch erected by the Jewish community to welcome the Viceroy Lord Reading to Rangoon.] 
Photo 10/23(25) [Triumphal arch erected by the Madras community to welcome the Viceroy Lord Reading to Rangoon.] 
Photo 10/23(26) [Viceregal group proceeding to the Reception pandal, Rangoon.] 
Photo 10/23(27) [Arrival of the Viceroy at Rangoon.] 
Photo 10/23(28) Presentation casket, [Lord Reading's] Burma visit, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(29) [View of the facade of] Government House, Rangoon, 1923. 
Photo 10/23(30) [Group portrait] Lord Reading's visit to Burma with Sir Harcourt Butler, Lt Gov. Dec. 1923. 
Photo 10/23(31) [View of the grandstand at] Rangoon races. 
Photo 10/23(32) Central Provinces, tiger shoot, 1924. 
Photo 10/23(33) [Lord Reading with Sir Frank Sly during a hunt in Central India.] 
Photo 10/23(34) [The Marble Rocks, Bheraghat.] 


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