"Nepal" Photograph Album, 1949

Title:
"Nepal" Photograph Album, 1949
Description:
This album is comprised of photographs, letters, newspaper clippings, and other documents from the Dillon Ripley Nepal Expedition, in which Getrude Legendre and others participated. The expedition was sponsored by the National Geographic Society, The Smithsonian Institute, and Yale University, and included travel through Nepalese villages, temples, and mountains, including Mount Everest.
Collection:
Gertrude Sanford Legendre Papers, 1844-1996
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Images
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Legendre, Gertrude Sanford, 1902-2000, Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon), 1913-2001, Wentzel, Volkmar Kurt, 1915-2006, National Geographic Society (U.S.), Smithsonian Institution, Yale University
Topical Subject:
Scientific expeditions, Hiking, Camping, Mountains, Villages, Temples
Geographic Subject:
Nepal
Series:
Gertrude Sanford Legendre Papers: Scrapbooks and Photo Albums
Shelving Locator:
Mss 182, PA1949a
Material Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
400 dpi, 24-bit depth, color, Bookeye 4V1, Archival masters are tiffs.
Copyright Status Statement:
Copyright © College of Charleston Libraries
Access Information:
For more information contact Special Collections at Addlestone Library, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC, 29424.