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Photographs of Norman Borlaug's visit to India, circa 1963 - 1971




Fragile. Photographs from Norman Borlaug's annual visits to India between circa 1963-1971. Includes photographs of Borlaug, Mina Swaminathan, and Indian President V.V. Giri. Includes the following events: visit to ICAR, IARI, the Mexican Embassy, test fields where new wheat varieties were planted, the Coromandel Lecture, Symposium on Wheat Research and Development in India in the Seventies on 15 March 1971 at UP Agricultural University [now G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology], and a convocation ceremony where Borlaug was awarded an honorary doctorate by UPAU in 1971.




MS Swaminathan Papers


Series 6: Media Coverage and Event Photographs


Subseries 2: Event coverage photographs

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