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Photographs of India in 1850s.Created by: PICRYLDated: 1850
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Photographs of India in the middle of 19th century.
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Front of Puthu Mundapum

Front of Puthu Mundapum

Artist: Linnaeus Tripe.Artist Bio: British, 1822 - 1902.Creation Date: 1858.Process: salt print.Credit Line: Gift of Prentice and Paul Sack.Accession Number: 1997.025.042

Entrance to Nave (Simhasanum) North Portico

Entrance to Nave (Simhasanum) North Portico

Artist: Linnaeus Tripe.Artist Bio: British, 1822 - 1902.Creation Date: 1858.Process: salt print.Credit Line: Gift of Prentice and Paul Sack.Accession Number: 1997.025.043

Hindoo Temple

Hindoo Temple

Artist: Unknown artist.Creation Date: c. 1858.Process: calotype.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2006.045.035

West Front of the Puthu Mundapum

West Front of the Puthu Mundapum

Artist: Linnaeus Tripe.Artist Bio: British, 1822 - 1902.Creation Date: 1858.Process: salt print.Credit Line: Gift of Prentice and Paul Sack.Accession Number: 1997.025.041

Sadhs (Fakeers)

Sadhs (Fakeers)

Artist: Shepherd and Robertson.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, active 1862 - 1870.Creation Date: 1863.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Anonymous donation.Accession Number: 1993.033.006

General View of Wanga Valley, India

General View of Wanga Valley, India

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1863.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of Joe and Tara Holley ... More

Tower of Victory

Tower of Victory

Title: Tower of Victory .Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: c. 1863 - 1870.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Num... More

Untitled (group of six)

Untitled (group of six)

Artist: Shepherd and Robertson.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, active 1862 - 1870.Creation Date: 1863.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Anonymous donation.Accession Number: 1993.033.007

Parbutti Hill and Tank

Parbutti Hill and Tank

Title: Parbutti Hill and Tank.Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1863 - 1870.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession N... More

Kashmir Baramula View Down the River

Kashmir Baramula View Down the River

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1864-1865.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2002.028.004

A Shooting Party in Camp Srinuggar, Kashmir

A Shooting Party in Camp Srinuggar, Kashmir

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1864.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Museum purchase ... More

Tomb of Shums-ood-deen Altomsh, builderof the Kutub, Delhi (side a)

Tomb of Shums-ood-deen Altomsh, builderof the Kutub, Delhi (side a)

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1865.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Anonymous donation.Accession Number: 1993.033.004

The Chandney Chouk, The Principle Street in Delhi

The Chandney Chouk, The Principle Street in Delhi

Book Title: #1356.Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1865.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2003.019.002

Trichinopoly: West side of large gopuram

Trichinopoly: West side of large gopuram

Title: Trichinopoly: West side of large gopuram.Artist: Edmund David Lyon.Artist Bio: British, c. 1829 - 1891.Creation Date: c. 1865 - 1871.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph B... More

Interior of the Chousut Kamba, or Sixty-four Pillared Hall, Delhi

Interior of the Chousut Kamba, or Sixty-four Pillared Hall, Delhi

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1865.Print Date: 1865.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of Arthur Ollman.Accession Number: 1992.031.001

The Horse Shoe Topped Monolith and Stone Elephant (near Madrail)

The Horse Shoe Topped Monolith and Stone Elephant (near Madrail)

Artist: Edmund David Lyon.Artist Bio: British, c. 1829 - 1891.Creation Date: c. 1865-1871.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2006.045.078

Conical Roofed Stone Temple

Conical Roofed Stone Temple

Artist: Edmund David Lyon.Artist Bio: British, c. 1829 - 1891.Creation Date: c. 1865-1871.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2006.045.079

General View, Bhurtpore

General View, Bhurtpore

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1865.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2002.028.008

Ruins of the Fort of Toghlukabad, Insidethe Fort, Delhi

Ruins of the Fort of Toghlukabad, Insidethe Fort, Delhi

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1865.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Anonymous donation.Accession Number: 1993.033.002

Katary Falls from Below

Katary Falls from Below

Artist: Edmund David Lyon.Artist Bio: British, c. 1829 - 1891.Creation Date: c. 1865-1871.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2006.045.081

Tomb of Mirza Jehangir, Delhi

Tomb of Mirza Jehangir, Delhi

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1865.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2002.028.012

Mausoleum-Agra

Mausoleum-Agra

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1865.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 1997.011.002

Public Works Secretariat

Public Works Secretariat

Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1866.Creation Date: c. 1870s.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Numbe... More

Kashmir Foliage on the Dhul Canal

Kashmir Foliage on the Dhul Canal

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1864-1866.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2002.028.003

Nynee Tal, Artist's "Bit" Trees

Nynee Tal, Artist's "Bit" Trees

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1867.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2003.019.007

Delhi, the Kutub Minar and Surrounding Ruins

Delhi, the Kutub Minar and Surrounding Ruins

Title: Delhi, the Kutub Minar and Surrounding Ruins.Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1867.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collect... More

Plain of Er Raha'n From Base of Ras Sufsafeh

Plain of Er Raha'n From Base of Ras Sufsafeh

Artist: James McDonald.Artist Bio: British, 1822 - 1885.Creation Date: 1868.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Purchased with funds provided by Lea and Betsy Rudee.Accession Number: 2003.011.001

Aquaduct of the Ganges Canal, Boorkee

Aquaduct of the Ganges Canal, Boorkee

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1868.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2002.028.016

Elphinstone College and Sassoon Library

Elphinstone College and Sassoon Library

Title: Elphinstone College and Sassoon Library.Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1868.Creation Date: late 19th Century.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of th... More

Tricltinoply, Temple and Enclosure

Tricltinoply, Temple and Enclosure

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1869.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2003.019.009

Ajanta, Interior of Cave No. 9

Ajanta, Interior of Cave No. 9

Book Title: #1930.Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1869.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2003.019.004

Elora, Interior of Indur Subha with Figure of Indra

Elora, Interior of Indur Subha with Figure of Indra

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1869.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2003.019.005

Darjeeling, Forest Scene near Tukvar, India

Darjeeling, Forest Scene near Tukvar, India

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1869.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of Joe and Tara Holley ... More

General View of the Seringham Pagodas

General View of the Seringham Pagodas

Book Title: #2060.Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1869.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2003.019.008

Princes Dock (ship)

Princes Dock (ship)

Title: Princes Dock (ship).Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1868.Creation Date: c. 1870s.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim... More

Victoria Station

Victoria Station

Title: Victoria Station.Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1868.Creation Date: c. 1870s.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Co... More

Panorama of Bombay

Panorama of Bombay

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1870.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2002.028.017a

Cocoanut Fair after the Ceremony

Cocoanut Fair after the Ceremony

Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1866.Creation Date: c. 1870s.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Numbe... More

Harbor from St. Xavier's College Showing Victoria Station and Municipal Office

Harbor from St. Xavier's College Showing Victoria Station and Municipa...

Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1866.Creation Date: c. 1870s.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Numbe... More

Panorama of Bombay

Panorama of Bombay

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1870.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2002.028.017b

Arrival of Mail Steamer off Apolla Bunder

Arrival of Mail Steamer off Apolla Bunder

Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1866.Creation Date: c. 1870s.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Numbe... More

Interior of Temple at Gwalior Fort

Interior of Temple at Gwalior Fort

Artist: Samuel Bourne.Artist Bio: British, 1834 - 1912.Creation Date: 1870.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2002.028.009

Bombay, Group of Brahmins, Parbu Caste

Bombay, Group of Brahmins, Parbu Caste

Artist: Unknown artist.Creation Date: 1870s.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2006.045.043

Courtyard and Entrance to Fort Amber

Courtyard and Entrance to Fort Amber

Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1866.Creation Date: 1871.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2... More

Ahmedabad, Shah Ahums Mosque

Ahmedabad, Shah Ahums Mosque

Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1866.Creation Date: c. 1871.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number... More

Jain Temple

Jain Temple

Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1866.Creation Date: c. 1873.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number... More

Elephants and Englishmen in North India (4 photos)

Elephants and Englishmen in North India (4 photos)

Title: Elephants and Englishmen in North India (4 photos).Artist: Unknown artist.Creation Date: c. 1874 - 1875.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Nu... More

Wai [India] / Bourne & Shepherd.

Wai [India] / Bourne & Shepherd.

Photograph showing river's edge, with temples on opposite shore. Title from item. In album: India. Bourne 2421.

Elephanta, Group of Figures Near Water Cave

Elephanta, Group of Figures Near Water Cave

Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1866.Creation Date: c. 1875.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number... More

Hunters, portrait

Hunters, portrait

Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1866.Creation Date: c. 1874-1876.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession N... More

H.R.H. the Prince of Wales, and elephant, Terai

H.R.H. the Prince of Wales, and elephant, Terai

Photograph showing the Prince of Wales posing with elephant bearing a howdah, Terai, India, 1875 or 1876. Title from item. In album: India. No. 91.

Elephanta, The Three Headed Figure at Back of Cave

Elephanta, The Three Headed Figure at Back of Cave

Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1866.Creation Date: 1875.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2... More

Near Ramguria

Near Ramguria

Title: Near Ramguria.Artist: John Edward Sache.Artist Bio: Active India, 1865 - 1882.Creation Date: late 19th century.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Acces... More

Elephanta, General View Showing Linga Chapel

Elephanta, General View Showing Linga Chapel

Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1866.Creation Date: c. 1875.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number... More

Interior of the royal drawing-room tent

Interior of the royal drawing-room tent

Photograph showing the elaborately decorated interior of a tent used during the tour of India by the Prince of Wales, 1875-76. Title from item. In album: India. No. 26.

Ootacamund [i.e., Udagamandalam], general view

Ootacamund [i.e., Udagamandalam], general view

Photograph of valley including town of Ootacamund, now Udagamandalam. Title from item. In album: India. Bourne 1974.

View of Almorah

View of Almorah

Title: View of Almorah.Artist: John Edward Sache.Artist Bio: Active India, 1865 - 1882.Creation Date: late 19th century.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Acc... More

Darjeeling, bridge over the Rungroo

Darjeeling, bridge over the Rungroo

Photograph of pedestrians on a wooden bridge over rocky falls, Darjeeling, India.

Futtepore Sikri: The Panch Mahal

Futtepore Sikri: The Panch Mahal

Title: Futtepore Sikri: The Panch Mahal.Artist: John Edward Sache.Artist Bio: Active India, 1865 - 1882.Creation Date: late 19th century.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benka... More

Ahmedabad, Rani Sipri's Mosque

Ahmedabad, Rani Sipri's Mosque

Artist: Unknown artist.Creation Date: c. 1880.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Number: 2006.045.045

Lahore Gate, entrance to the fort at Delhi.
Mausoleum of Prince Dowlah, at Agra.
The Pearl Mosque inside the fort at Agra
The Taj at Agra, view from the river.
Kasauli. Christ Church
Gate entrance to the Taj
The Iron Pillar, Delhi.
The Taj viewed from the gate entrance
[Café in the rotunda of the Pavilion of India, with waiters and patrons, Paris Exposition, 1889]
[Palace of India, Paris Exposition, 1889]

[Palace of India, Paris Exposition, 1889]

Originals in PR12, LOT 6634.

Interior of the Taj.  The tomb and enclosure.
[Priest sitting. India. 189-?]
India--Fakir with monkeys

India--Fakir with monkeys

Indian Fakir, full-length portrait, seated on cloth with two monkeys.

Kling boy, India

Kling boy, India

Studio picture of small, almost nude, boy posed standing full lgth. in front of large rock.

Tea pickers in the Himilayas, India
India--Benares--Monkey Temple

India--Benares--Monkey Temple

Interior view of the monkey temple at Benares, India, showing elaborately carved columns and doorways.

Transportation in India - Harris and Ewing, Washington, D.C. - Frank G. Carpenter collection

Transportation in India - Harris and Ewing, Washington, D.C. - Frank G...

Portraits and news photographs by Washington, D.C.-based firm, showing people, events, architecture in Washington, D.C. and elsewhere. Photo shows four men riding in a two-wheel horse-drawn cart in India. Titl... More

[Snake charmers, India] - Frank G. Carpenter collection

[Snake charmers, India] - Frank G. Carpenter collection

Photo shows three men, one man squatting before a cobra in a pot, holding the snake with his right hand and making a fist with his left in front of the snake's head, the second man is standing with a large snak... More

Woman wearing court dress and Indian jewelry

Woman wearing court dress and Indian jewelry

Photo shows a young noble woman, seated, facing front, wearing a dress with head covering, also arm, wrist, and ankle bands, finger and toe rings, nose piercing, and a large necklace.

Golden Temple, India - Frank G. Carpenter collection

Golden Temple, India - Frank G. Carpenter collection

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: India. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). No. 285.

Official, India - Frank G. Carpenter collection

Official, India - Frank G. Carpenter collection

Man standing, full-length, holding umbrella, left hand on back of chair. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Agra, Taj Mahal. Photochrom print, 1880-1890.
Parsee wedding, India - Frank G. Carpenter collection

Parsee wedding, India - Frank G. Carpenter collection

Group of 21 people posed. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Photograph by Bourne & Shepherd, Bombay.

Large group of natives

Large group of natives

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Madras - group of Tamil natives at the pier

Madras - group of Tamil natives at the pier

Published as halftone in Harper's Weekly, 1895, p. 762. Similar to lantern slide W7-334. Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part o... More

Refreshment stall in station - Madras Railway

Refreshment stall in station - Madras Railway

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Delhi - Jumma Musjid, or Great Mosque - front

Delhi - Jumma Musjid, or Great Mosque - front

Similar to photograph in Lot 11948 from negative LC-USZ62-78834. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library... More

Man carrying large loaded basket on his head
Hyderabad - WTC [i.e. World Transportation Commission] members on the Nizam's elephants
Benares - Desach Wandh Ghat

Benares - Desach Wandh Ghat

Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage glass negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph colle... More

Going to charshit (?) - Indian men entering building

Going to charshit (?) - Indian men entering building

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Darjeeling - burro carrying milk cans

Darjeeling - burro carrying milk cans

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

The Maharaja's tiger at Jammu

The Maharaja's tiger at Jammu

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Smiling woman and woman holding baby

Smiling woman and woman holding baby

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Bombay - street scene in native quarter

Bombay - street scene in native quarter

Similar to photograph in Lot 11948 from negative LC-D4271-378. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library o... More

Tuticorin - crowded boat landing

Tuticorin - crowded boat landing

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

View of Khandwa Ravine on the Great Indian Peninsula Railway, from Lanauli to Bombay, enroute to Bombay

View of Khandwa Ravine on the Great Indian Peninsula Railway, from Lan...

Published as halftone in Harper's Weekly, 1895, p. 782. Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1... More

Military review at Jammu

Military review at Jammu

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Herd of water buffalo beside water

Herd of water buffalo beside water

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Woman with baby and pony in front of thatched houses
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