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Boy carrying gravel

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Title:
Boy carrying gravel
Description:
A young boy carries gravel and stones in a basket on his head to fill in the earthen embankments in the early days of building the Neyyar Dam.
Photographer:
Halpern, Joel Martin
Date:
1956
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Slides (photographs)
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Collection (local):
Joel M. Halpern Papers
Series:
Series 8. Graphic Material
Series 8A. Slides
Subjects:
Boys
Construction workers
Earth dams
Dams
Embankments
Baskets
Gravel
Landscapes
Mountains
Places:
India
IndiaKerala
Extent:
1 slide ; 5 x 5 cm.
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Terms of Use:
All rights for this image are held by Joel M. Halpern. Requests to publish, redistribute, or replicate this material should be addressed to Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.
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Identifier:
mufs001-ii-i0513