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B&W. 2:41min. Pachmarhi, Central Provinces (Madhya Pradesh), India. 1933-35. Film made by Sir Hyde Gowan, Governor of the Central Provinces 1933-38, playing tennis at Raj Bhavan (Government House). Lady Gowan feeding one of the two Government House elephants. Various groups strolling in the Government House ‘s garden or swimming in a river probably at Watersmeet or Pansy Pool two nearby bathing places). Sir Hyde and Lady Gowan with secretariat Government House, Nagpur. Mali irrigating garden. Views of Dhupghur mountain and surrounding landscape. Panoramic views of the Raj Bhavan, Pachmarhi.


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