Pioneer Indian Dies in L.A.
Article from the February 1982 issue of The India Reporter reporting on the death of Mahesh Chandra Bansal. The article describes details of Bansal's life, including his arrival in the U.S. in 1910, his education at Berkeley and Stanford, his involvement with the Gadar Party, his marriage to Kala Bagai Chandra.
"Mother India" Dies In L.A. at Age of 90
Obituary in India West Magazine for Kala Bagai Chandra, who died in Los Angeles at the age of 90 from a stroke. Chandra, the obituary details, was one of the first India women to immigrate to the U.S., having arrived in San Francisco in 1915. Her husband, Mahesh B. Chandra, was a member of the Gadar Party.
Freedom Fighter, 91, Dies
Newspaper clipping from the December 25, 1981 edition of India Abroad. The article, titled "Freedom Fighter, 91, Dies," provides an obituary for Mahesh Chandra Bansal.
Article from the "Home" section of the Los Angeles TImes, August 11, 1968. The article details the India-themed gala party thrown every year by Santa Barbara artist Jack Baker and his wife Lynn Baker.
How To Wear A Saree
Newspaper clipping from March 3, 1970 issue of India News and Views, featuring an illustrated guide on "How To Wear A Saree."
Article titled "Indian Weddings" by Harsimaran Malik, published in the September 13, 1968 edition of India News.
"The Forgotten Mahatma"
Clipping from January 15, 1981 edition of India Tribune, featuring the article "The Forgotten Mahatma." The article describes the results of a survey conducted in India that questioned Indian students on basic facts regarding the life of Gandhi.
"Practical Lessons of Gandhism"
Clipping from the May 25, 1981 edition of India News containing a review of The Core of Gandhi's Philosophy by Unto Tahtinen.
Another American Gift to India
Newsclipping from June 18, 1935 newspaper, featuring a review of the film Gandhi. The title of the review reads “Another American Gift to India: Slandering Ghandhiji in a Picture.”