Information About The American Wives of India
Booklet titled "Information About the American Wives of India," printed in Los Angeles in 1949. The booklet contains brief notes about the history of the organization, which was founded by Gertrude Nasri in 1946 to assist famine relief for Bengal.
"American wives of India, active group"
Newspaper clipping from the February 15, 1949 issue of Daily News, a Los Angeles publication, featuring an article about the American Wives of India. The article is written by Dorothy Dietz and describes the aims and origins of the organization. Leona Bell (Parr) Bagai served as the vice-president, and Kala Bagai Chandra was a member.
Constitution and By-laws of the American Wives of India
Constitution and by-laws of the American Wives of India, a Los-Angeles based organization. The organization lists its mission as "promoting mutual understanding and harmony between the people of the United States of American (sic) and all the peoples of so-called East Indian origin, wherever they may be found, i.e., India, Pakistan, Ceylon, Burma, Trinidad, South Africa, etc."
Publicity Materials for Ruth St. Denis
Publicity materials for dancer Ruth St. Denis, sent from the Los Angeles-based organization American Wives of India to Mrs. Wm. Towe in Cincinnati, Ohio on November 4, 1946. The contents include two advertisements for a benefit program for India by Ruth St. Denis and her associates at Wilshire-Ebell Theater on November 14, 1946.
India-America Society Bulletin (March-April 1966)
The March-April 1966 issue of India-America Society Bulletin (Vol. 4, No. 2), edited by Leona Bagai. Book reviews and announcements for future events are also included. A handwritten note on the last page reads: "Weds - March 23rd - '66. Dear Alice: Got your letter today. I'm glad you liked the story. So far have one rejection slip on it. Ram is in S.F. the picture opens April 20th.
India-America Society Bulletin (February 1965)
The February 1965 issue of India-America Society Bulletin (Vol. 3, No. 2), edited by Tara Bagai. The issue includes news of the society's celebration of India's Republic Day, a concert with Ravi Sankar, and a luncheon organized for M. Gopala Menon, Resident Director of the Indian Investment Centre. Book reviews and announcements for future events are also included.
India-America Society Bulletin (December 1964)
The December 1964 issue of India-America Society Bulletin (Vol. 3, No. 1), edited by Tara Bagai. The issue includes a list of new officers, a short message from President Hugh Darling, announcements and book reviews.
Culinary Arts of India
A recipe booklet titled "Culinary Arts of India," assembled by the India-America Society for its "Tenth Anniversary Commemorative Series."