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Poona Plague Pictures, 1897-1908, undated

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Poona Plague Pictures

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Series I Poona plague pictures, 1887-1908, undated
Poona Plague Pictures, 1897-1908, undated (digitized version)

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1 Album, 1897-1898
1 Front cover 96.R.95-fc Front cover, 1897 or 1898
1 Front paste down 96.R.95-fpe Front paste-down endpaper, 1897 or 1898
1 Flyleaf 96.R.95-f Flyleaf
The title, Poona Plague Pictures, is hand- drawn and-colored in a devised font composed of bones and skulls.
1 Verso of flyleaf 96.R.95-fev Verso of flyleaf, 1897 or 1898
1 1 recto 96.R.95-1r Stewart, F. B., The Medical Staff of the General Plague Hospital, Poona..., 1898
The lengthy caption written across the bottom of page describes the racial composition and numbers of each type of professional staff professional staff, their uniforms, and their wages and housing. The photograph was published in The Graphic 5 March 1898 with the caption: Staff of Doctors, Nurses, and Hospital Assistants at the General Plague Hospital, Poona.
1 1 verso 96.R.95-1v Stewart, F. B., Staff of General Plague Hospital, Poona [left side], 1898
Forms a panorama with page 2 recto. Title in negative. While this is a large group portrait of the entire hospital staff, only the professional staff, a row of seated doctors and nurses, are identified in the negative above the title. A lengthy caption written across the bottom of both pages describes the composition and numbers of the entire staff.
1 2 recto 96.R.95-2r Stewart, F. B., Staff of General Plague Hospital, Poona [right side],
Forms a panorama with page 1 verso.
1 2 verso 96.R.95-2v This is Part of the Hospital Enclosure..., 1897 or 1898
Lengthy handwritten caption describing the compound continues across bottom of page.
1 3 recto 96.R.95-3r View of Part of Genl. Plague Hospital, Poona, 1898
Title in negative; date appears as 1893, but is most likely a typographer's mistake as the plague did not come to India or Pune until 1896. A lengthy handwritten caption describing the hospital runs across the bottom of the page.
1 3 verso 96.R.95-3v The Bunga's Shope Mentioned in the First of These Views..., 1897 or 1898
A lengthy handwritten caption continues across the bottom of the page.
1 4 recto 96.R.95-4r View of Tents for "Observation" Cases, Genl. Plague Hospital, Poona, 1898
A lengthy handwritten caption runs across the bottom of the page.
1 4 verso 96.R.95-4v.1 This Was My Babies Ward..., 1897 or 1898
The lengthy handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 4 verso-2 96.R.95-4v.2 This Is the Children's Ward..., 1897 or 1898
The lengthy handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 5 recto-1 96.R.95-5r.1 Exterior of the Male Portuguese and Native Christian Ward..., 1897 or 1898
The lengthy handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 5 recto-2 96.R.95-5r.2 Interior of the Same Ward..., 1897 or 1898
The lengthy handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 5 verso-1 96.R.95-5v.1 This is the Latest Addition to the Hospital and its Bacteriological Laboratory..., 1897 or 1898
A lengthy handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 5 verso-2 96.R.95-5v.2 A View Inside the Hospital Enclosure..., 1897 or 1898
The lengthy handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 6 recto-1 96.R.95-6r.1 A Bee's Nest..., 1898
Title from lengthy caption written below the image.
1 6 recto-2 96.R.95-6r.2 Our Convalescent Children Breakfasting..., 1897 or 1898
Title from lengthy caption written below the image.
1 6 recto-3 96.R.95-6r.3 Another View of the Observation Tents..., 1897 or 1898
Title from lengthy caption written below the image.
1 6 verso-1 96.R.95-6v.1 Male Convalescent Tents and the Back of a Ward with One Arak [?], 1897 or 1898
1 6 verso-2 96.R.95-6v.2 Sepoys Guarding the Entrance Drive to the Hospital, 1897 or 1898
1 6 verso-3 96.R.95-6v.3 Entrance to the Hospital, Showing the Gharry Shed on the Left, 1897 or 1898
1 6 verso-4 96.R.95-6v.4 Looking Down One of the Hospital Paths - Wards are Seen on Each Side, 1897 or 1898
1 7 recto-1 96.R.95-7r.1 Interior of a Female Ward, 1897 or 1898
Caption continues: A hospital assistant is taking a pulse on the left.
1 7 recto-2 96.R.95-7r.2 Dr. Marsh Visiting One of My Women's Wards, 1897 or 1898
Caption continues: Mr Bapuji is with him & Miss Leslie.
1 7 verso-1 96.R.95-7v.1 Male Convalescent Tents at the General Plague Hospital..., 1897 or 1898
The lengthy handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 7 verso-2 96.R.95-7v.2 House Disinfection, 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 7 verso-3 96.R.95-7v.3 Native Cooks Cooking for Soldiers, 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 8 recto-1 96.R.95-8r.1 Entrance to the Segregation Camp, 1897 or 1898
The lengthy handwritten caption explains that residents of infected districts were housed here while their districts were disinfected.
1 8 recto-2 96.R.95-8r.2 Disinfecting Clothes at the Segregation Camp by Steam, the Engine is on the Right, 1897
1 8 verso-1 96.R.95-8v.1 Another View of the Segregation Camp, 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 8 verso-2 96.R.95-8v.2 Poona Segregation Camp, 1897 or 1898
1 9 recto-1 96.R.95-9r.1 Poona Observation Camp, 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 9 recto-2 96.R.95-9r.2 Disinfecting Engine at Work under Surgeon Major Street at the Observation Camp, 1897 or 1898
1 9 verso-1 96.R.95-9v.1 A Plague Patient Being Removed from the Compound Where He Was Found to the General Plague Hospital, 1897
The lengthy handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 9 verso-2 96.R.95-9v.2 [Officers of the Durham Light Infantry with Their Ailing Cook], probably 1897
A lengthy caption is handwritten below the image.
1 9 verso-3 96.R.95-9v.3 Stewart, F. B., Two Bodies on the Funeral Pyre in the Cremation Ground for Hindus on the Poona River, 1897
Title from The Sketch, p. 221, Sept. 1, 1897. The lengthy handwritten caption below the image begins: The high caste Hindoos bury their dead on a pyre of 1,000 cakes of dried bovine manure...
1 9 verso-3 96.R.95-9v.4 This Is the Same Pyre as in the Previous Photograph..., 1897
The lengthy handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 10 recto-1 96.R.95-10r.1 The Hospital Burial Ground..., 1897
The lengthy handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 10 recto-2 96.R.95-10r.2 The First Case amongst the Sidees (Africans in India)..., 1897 or 1898
The lengthy handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 10 recto-3 96.R.95-10r.3 Lakdipur [?] Burial Ground near Poona, 1897 or 1898
1 10 recto-4 96.R.95-10r.4 Human Bones - Chiefly Skulls and Femurs, 1897 or 1898
1 10 verso 96.R.95-10v Some of My Plague Cases in the General Plague Hospital
Caption written across top of page.
1 10 verso-1 96.R.95-10v.1 A Convalescent after Enlargment of Both Parotido - This Usually Terminates Fatally, 1897 or 1898
1 10 verso-2 96.R.95-10v.2 A "Famine Child" with Plague, 1897 or 1898
1 10 verso-3 96.R.95-10v.3 These are Bombay Convalescents, Not Poona Ones, 1897 or 1898
1 10 verso-4 96.R.95-10v.4 A Bubo Had Formed in the Right Lumbar Region..., 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 11 recto-1 96.R.95-11r.1 An Eye Case..., 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 11 recto-2 96.R.95-11r.2 Bubo of Right Side of Neck..., 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 11 recto-3 96.R.95-11r.3 Professor Koch of Berlin (the Consumption Specialist), 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 11 recto-4 96.R.95-11r.4 Bubo in Right Armpit, Right Arm Swollen, 1897 or 1898
1 11 verso-1 96.R.95-11v.1 Typical Plague Expression..., 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 11 verso-2 96.R.95-11v.2 Ulcer of Left Femoral Region Resulting from Bubo, 1897 or 1898
1 11 verso-3 96.R.95-11v.3 Patient with Enlargment of Left Submaxillary Glands, 1897 or 1898
1 11 verso-4 96.R.95-11v.4 Deep Ulcer in Scarpa's Triangle..., 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 12 recto-1 96.R.95-12r.1 Sinus in Left Inguinal Region..., 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 12 recto-2 96.R.95-12r.2 Famine Child..., 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 12 recto-3 96.R.95-12r.3 Another View of the Same Case as the Photograph Above [Inguinal Region Abcess], 1897 or 1898
1 12 recto-4 96.R.95-12r.4 Enlarged Parotids - the Eyes Were Also Affected - Photophobia, 1897 or 1898
1 12 verso-1 96.R.95-12v.1 Ulcer from Bubo in Riptor Axilla in Famine Child - Recovery, 1897 or 1898
1 12 verso-2 96.R.95-12v.2 Buboes in Both Joints, 1897 or 1898
1 12 verso-3 96.R.95-12v.3 Large Abcess Pointing in Right Auxilla..., 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 12 verso-4 96.R.95-12v.4 Convalescent out in the Sunshine. "Babur Kush," 1897 or 1898
1 13 recto-1 96.R.95-13r.1 Bubo of Right Parotid..., 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 13 recto-2 96.R.95-13r.2 Convalescence, 1897 or 1898
1 13 recto-3 96.R.95-13r.3 At the Point of Death, 1897 or 1898
1 13 recto-4 96.R.95-13r.4 Stewart, F. B., A Dark Patient in English Hands, 1897
Title from The Sketch, Sept. 1, 1897, p. 220. Caption below image: The crisis.
1 13 verso-1 96.R.85-13v.1 Circumscribed Abcess Pointing in Left Femoral Region..., 1897 or 1898
Lengthy caption continues below image.
1 13 verso-2 96.R.95-13v.2 Stewart, F. B., A Plague Expression: Paralysed, 1897
Title from The Sketch, Sept. 1, 1897, p. 220. Caption below image: Burhiya - convalescent and quite happy.
1 13 verso-3 96.R.95-13v.3 Renā - Convalescent, 1897
1 13 verso-4 96.R.95-13v.4 A Famine Woman - Notice the Sunken Abdomen, 1897
1 14 recto-1 96.R.95-14r.1 Bubo in Right Auxilla, 1897
1 14 recto-2 96.R.95-14r.2 Poultise Applied to Bubo in Neck, 1897
1 14 recto-3 96.R.95-14r.3 Bubo in Neck - Plague Expression, 1897
1 14 recto-4 96.R.95-14r.4 Stewart, F. B., A Plague Expression, 1897
Title from The Sketch, Sept. 1, 1897, p. 220. Caption below image: Left paratid gland enlarged.
1 14 verso-1 96.R.95-14v.1 Right Femoral Glands Enlarged, 1897 or 1898
1 14 verso-2 96.R.95-14v.2 Right Subauxillary Glands Enlarged - Painful, 1897 or 1898
1 14 verso-3 96.R.95-14v.3 Convalescent, 1897 or 1898
1 14 verso-4 96.R.95-14v.4 Pneumonia Plague - Breathing Difficult, 1897 or 1898
1 15 recto-1 96.R.95-15r.1 "Ward Coolies" or "Ward Boys," 1897 or 1898
1 15 recto-2 96.R.95-15r.2 Ulcer Resulting from Bubo and Application of "Marking Nut," 1897 or 1898
1 15 recto-3 96.R.95-15r.3 En Route to Experiment Shed in 1897 Epidemic of Plague, 1897
1 15 recto-4 96.R.95-15r.4 Ice Bag on Head..., 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 15 recto-5 96.R.95-15r.5 Eye Case, 1897 or 1898
1 15 verso-1 96.R.95-15v.1 Sisters Who Nursed the Patients during the 1897 Epidemic, 1897
1 15 verso-2 96.R.95-15v.2 A Deserted Village - Not a House Inhabited, 1897 or 1898
1 15 verso-3 96.R.95-15v.3 Observation Camp Scene, 1897 or 1898
1 15 verso-4 96.R.95-15v.4 Plague Marks, 1897 or 1898
The lengthy handwritten caption explains the system of marking residences searched for plague cases.
1 16 recto-1 96.R.95-16r.1 Segregation Camp, Wanowrie, Poona, 1897 or 1898
1 16 recto-2 96.R.95-16r.2 Segregation Camp, 1897 or 1898
1 16 recto-3 96.R.95-16r.3 Segregation Camp, 1897 or 1898
1 16 recto-4 96.R.95-16r.4 Fruit Distribution - Group at Plague Hospital, 1897
1 16 verso-1 96.R.95-16v.1 Mohammedan Segregation Camp, 1897 or 1898
1 16 verso-2 96.R.95-16v.2 Babie's Ward, G. P. Hosp[ital]..., 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 16 verso-3 96.R.95-16v.3 Railway Observation Camp, Poona, Where Passengers Having Fever Are Removed To, 1897 or 1898
1 16 verso-4 96.R.95-16v.4 In Maharatta Ward, G. P., Hosp[ital]..., 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 17 recto-1 96.R.95-17r.1 Medical Inspection, Poona Railway Station, 1897 or 1898
1 17 recto-2 96.R.95-17r.2 Railway Inspection 1897 or 1898
The handwritten caption continues below the image.
1 17 recto-3 96.R.95-17r.3 Railway Inspection - Great Indian Peninsualr Ry., 1897 or 1898
1 17 verso 96.R.95-17v Stewart, F. B. [?], Native Gentlemen (?) Volunteers for House to House Inspection Work, 1897
Albumen print.
1 18 recto 96.R.95-18r Stewart, F. B. [?], Disinfecting Houses, 1897
Albumen print.
1 18 verso 96.R.95-18v Stewart, F. B. [?], White Washing, 1897
Albumen print.
1 19 recto 96.R.95-19r Stewart, F. B. [?], Hindu Burning Ground, 1897
1 19 verso-1 96.R.95-19v.1 Search Parties, 1897 or 1898
1 19 verso-2 96.R.95-19v.2 Justices Officer Peace Who Inspect Houses, 1897 or 1898
Caption continues: Notice the Parsee hats.
1 20 recto-1 96.R.95-20r.1 Removal of a Plague Patient in a Bullock Gharry, 1897 or 1898
1 20 recto-2 96.R.95-20r.2 Stewart, F. B. [?], Giving Orders Which Streets are to be Searched House by House, 1897
1 20 verso-1 96.R.95-20v.1 White Washing Party, 1897 or 1898
1 20 verso-2 96.R.95-20v.2 Warning the Relatives Not To Resist the Patient's Removal to Hospital, 1897 or 1898
1 20 verso-3 96.R.95-20v.3 Medical Examination by Hospital Assistant, 1897 or 1898
1 20 verso-4 96.R.95-20v.4 Awaiting Medical Inspection, 1897 or 1898
1 21 recto-1 96.R.95-21r.1 Mother & Child, 1897 or 1898
1 21 recto-2 96.R.95-21r.2 19th Bombay Infantry on Plague Duty, 1897 or 1898
1 21 recto-3 96.R.95-21r.3 Awaiting Medical Inspection, 1897 or 1898
1 21 recto-4 96.R.95-21r.4 Orderlies Warded [?] for Duty, 1897 or 1898
1 21 verso-1 96.R.95-21v.1 Jamisctji Hospital, Bombay, 1897 or 1898
1 21 verso-2 96.R.95-21v.2 Disinfected Houses, 1897 or 1898
1 21 verso-3 96.R.95-21v.3 Police Hospital, Bombay, 1897 or 1898
1 21 verso-4 96.R.95-21v.4 Plague Ambulance, 1897 or 1898
1 21 verso-5 96.R.95-21v.5 Four Wheeler Used as Ambulance, 1897 or 1898
1 22 recto-1 96.R.95-22r.1 Female Inspection, 1897 or 1898
1 22 recto-2 96.R.95-22r.2 Muslim Mosque Search Party, 1897 or 1898
1 22 recto-3 96.R.95-22r.3 Plague Case Medicine Time, 1897 or 1898
1 22 recto-4 96.R.95-22r.4 Awaiting the Doctor's Arrival, 1897 or 1898
1 22 recto-5 96.R.95-22r.5 Women Awaiting the Doctor's Arrival, 1897 or 1898
1 22 verso-1 96.R.95-22v.1 Railway Inspection, 1897 or 1898
1 22 verso-2 96.R.95-22v.2 Reti Bungalow & Camel, 1897 or 1898
1 22 verso-3 96.R.95-22v.3 Harbour Inspection Bombay, Waiting to Have Their Pulses Felt, 1897 or 1898
1 22 verso-4 96.R.95-22v.4 Interior of Bombay Plague Hospital, 1897 or 1898
1 22 verso-5 96.R.95-22v.5 Grave Diggers Scene, 1897 or 1898
1 22 verso-6 96.R.95-22v.6 Reti Bungalow & Camel, 1897 or 1898
1 22 verso-7 96.R.95-22v.7 Women's Breakfast, 1897 or 1898
1 23 recto-1 96.R.95-23r.1 Grant Road Hospital, Bombay, 1897 or 1898
1 23 recto-2 96.R.95-23r.2 Reti - Returning from a Shoot, 1897 or 1898
1 23 recto-3 96.R.95-23r.3 Temporary Village Built by Natives outside Bombay, 1897 or 1898
1 23 recto-4 96.R.95-23r.4 Removing Plague Case from House, 1897 or 1898
1 23 recto-5 96.R.95-23r.5 Medical Inspection "Hatu Batao," 1897 or 1898
1 23 recto-6 96.R.95-23r.6 Dismounting, 1897 or 1898
1 23 recto-7 96.R.95-23r.7 Warning against Resistence, 1897 or 1898
1 23 verso-1 96.R.95-23v.1 Valentine Lodge, Poona. The Nurses's Bungalow and Dr. Jones' Trap, 1897 or 1898
1 23 verso-2 96.R.95-23v.2 The Dining Room, in the Second Chair on the Left I Sat to Eat My Christmas Dinner, 1897
Caption continues: There were there 15 nurses. I was the only man.
1 24 verso-1 96.R.95-24r.1 The Drawing Room, Valentine Lodge (Nurse's Quarters), 1897 or 1898
1 24 recto-2 96.R.95-24r.2 Bird's Eye View of the Poona Plague Hospital, Left by Me Jan. 15th, 1898!, 1898
1 24 verso-1 96.R.95-24v.1 Sukkur, Upper Sind[h], 1897 or 1898
1 24 verso-2 96.R.95-24v.2 Medical Examination at Reti, 1897 or 1898
1 24 verso-3 96.R.95-24v.3 Indus at Sukkur, Landsdowne Cantilever Bridge, 1897 or 1898
1 24 verso-4 96.R.95-24v.4 Native Boats on Indus at Sukkur, 1897 or 1898
1 25 recto-1 96.R.95-25r.1 Inhabitants of the Chummery at Sukkur, 1897 or 1898
Identified are Mssrs. Davies, Adams, Strong, and Marston.
1 25 recto-2 96.R.95-25r.2 Miani near Adawshah at Sukkur, 1897 or 1898
1 25 recto-3 96.R.95-25r.3 Priests & Fakirs in Sadhbelah Island in Indus, 1897 or 1898
1 25 recto-4 96.R.95-25r.4 Gymkhana Group at Sukkur, 1897 or 1898
Identifed are: Allen, Mrs. Corkery, Mrs. Marriot. Dr. Corkery, Spalding, and Mrs. Allen. The group also includes children.
1 25 recto 96.R.95-25v Blank page
1 Back free endpaper 96.R.95-bfev Back free endpaper, 1897 or 1898
1 Back paste-down endpaper 96.R.95-bpe Back paste-down endpaper 1897 or 1898
1 Back cover 96.R.95-bc Back cover, 1897 or 1898
1 1 Loose items, 1899-1908, undated
The items listed below were found inserted in the album.
96.R.95-s1 Letter from Alexander Sclanders, 1899 2 March
The six-page letter (covering two sheets) from Sclanders to his niece Lilian Wylie is primarily concerned with the setting of her wedding date to Dr. Adams (later Lt. Charles Henry Benjamin Adams-Wylie, IMS), and with asking the couple to reconsider their return to plague-ridden India. Sclanders suggests that Adams could easily set up a practice in a desirable location in England and asks that both Lily and Adams discuss their plans with him.
96.R.95-s2 [Two Couples in Fancy-Dress], approximately 1899
Written on verso: Adams.
96.R.95-s3 [Indian Temple?], undated
96.R.95-s4 Dr. Sanzgiri and Staff, 1908
Totle from letterpress caption on mount below image. Caption above image: The Adams-Wylie Memorial Hospital, / Bombay. Handwritten dedication on verso: With kindest / regards / V. S. Sanzguri / Grigaus [?] B. K. Rd / Bombay, India.


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