Archive / Tag: Colombo

  • Atkinson, W.B.
    Archive: Papers
    W.B. Atkinson, Esq. Ceylon 1933-58 Typescript memoir entitled: ’25 Years in Ceylon: Memories of Three Decades’. 89 pp including photostat copies of photographs and memorabilia. The memoir is a graphic, […]
  • Jacob Collection – Film 7
    Archive: Films
    B&W. 16:23min. Colombo, Sri Lanka. Cairo, Egypt. c.1930s-1940s. Unidentified filmmaker. Garden party attended by British and Indian guests. Backwater canal with houses on the shore and moored kettuvallom (houseboats). Village […]
  • Augier Collection – Film 5
    Archive: Films
    B&W. 12:43min. Tonk, Rajasthan, India. c. early 1940s. UK. Colombo, Ceylon (Sri Lanka). 
 Film made by Douglas Augier. Tonk: Street procession; procession of bullock carts, some galloping; decorated cars; […]