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Maharajkumar Victor Nityendra Narayan
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Indu Bhushan De Majumdar
The New York State College of Agriculture
at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. Some Members of the Cornell Cosmopolitan Club, 1906
A scene of the Hindu Marriage Ceremonial in the Hindusthani Night
A group taken in the premises of the Por
Larrañaga Cigar Factory, Havana
A group taken at the residence of
A cottage for labourers in Mr. Luis Marx's plantation, Alquizar, Cuba
House of a tobacco-grower who is a tenant
AMERICA AND AMERICANS.
The United States-Epitome of the world-Land of marvels-Network of telephones and railroads-Lifts and automatic staircases-Multimillionaires-Trusts Slaughter-houses of Chicago-Live pigs in one end and sausages at the other-The Niagara Falls in fetters -Witches' cauldron-The American type-Materialism-Love of country-Hyperboles and superlative degree "Alexander the Great" tailor-The Bostonian -The Virginian.
There is a country in the Western Hemisphere, overflowing with milk and honey, and most lavishly endowed with the choicest gifts of nature-from groves and geysers, peaks and prairies to falls and forests, caves and cañons;—a dreamland for the lover, the poet, and the philosopher;-an epitome of the world, and in fact a very paradise on earth;-a country where the human mind has made the greatest progress in the domain of practical science;