Randolph Bezzant Holmes Photographs, 1910–1919 Northern India and the North-West Frontier Province
May 7 – August 6, 2012
Photography Gallery Perkins Library Duke University
British photographer Randolph Bezzant Holmes (1888-1873) lived in the North-West Frontier Province of British India for over fifty years and travelled extensively throughout the region photographing much of northern India and Central Asia. Holmes took many of the detailed landscapes and topographical photographs in this exhibit when he accompanied the British colonial army during the Third Afghan War in 1919.