Photograph of Vaishno Das Bagai and Others
A photograph of Vaishno Das Bagai and others. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph identifies others in the photograph, including Ramesh Chandra, Abnashi Ram Premi, and claims the picture was taken in the early 1920s.
Photograph of Badri Das Bagai
Photograph of Badri Das Bagai, brother of Vaishno Das Bagai. The back of the photograph contains the following description: "Uncle Badri Das (my uncle - Papa's older brother)."
Photograph of Antoinette Meyers
Portrait photograph of Antoinette Meyers, referred to affectionately by Ram Bagai as "Auntie" Meyers. Ram Bagai temporarily lived with Mr. and Mrs. Meyers as a young child.
Photograph of Kesho Ram Sabarwal
Photograph of Kesho Ram Sabarwal. The front is inscribed "K.R. Sabarwal". The back includes the text: "Presented to Mrs Chandar Kala Bagai as a token of rememberance with the best compliments of Kesho Ram Sabarwal. Tokyo, Japan. 21st August 1915."
Photograph of Kala Bagai with relatives in India
Photograph of Kala Bagai with relatives and two of her sons on a 1920 return visit to India. Kala is on the far left. Ram is sitting on floor (with bowtie) and Madan is next to him (with necktie). Back inscription reads: "Mother (Jhaiji) [Kala Bagai], Thie (wife of Uncle Badri), Thia (Uncle Badri) [Vaishno Bagai's brother], Kunthi, Kurshelia.
Photograph of Ram Bagai and friend
Inscription on back reads: "Ram Bagai and friend Margaret Gilsen (Ram 5 years 3 mos) 361-12th Ave San Francisco Cal July-1919." The photo may have been taken to commemorate the 4th of July.