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How Green Was My Valley*

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First Online: September 14, 2000
Last Updated: October 31, 2016

Introduction

We bring this nostalgic photo exhibit, shot in 1976 in a rural town in India, of life at a slightly slower pace. The pictures show most common of the people going about their jobs. At that time, the mechanization and motorization of India had not yet taken place, and you can see the age old methods of doing things. 

 

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How Green Was My Valley
Simple Life
 

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Plenty of Water, Plenty of Vegetation<br> (and Plenty of Fish!)This is the most delicious meal or what!Head of a Household Counting MoneyA Professional Cook Inspecting a Curry Vessel
The Age of InnocenceBoy Eating a Snack in a Konkani HouseholdA Quick Meal Before Returning to WorkElderly Woman Using Pulleys to Churn and Produce Butter
A Woman Making Pan Cakes on Wooden StoveA Woman Making Quilts By Stitching Old Sarees

 

 

* Title inspired by the 1939 Classic External Link by Richard Llewellyn. 
Also made into a great movie in 1941. Buy the Video or DVD External Link

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