File:Mountbatten 4 august 1947.jpg

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Eleven days before returning independence to India, Lord Mountbatten works with his advisors to divide India peaceably. New Delhi, India, August 4th, 1947.



4 August 1947


David Douglas Duncan

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Fair Use Rationale[edit]

Although this image, Mountbatten_4_august_1947.jpg, may be subject to copyright, I (Fowler&fowler«Talk» 16:15, 26 April 2007 (UTC)) feel it is covered by the U.S. fair use laws because:

  1. it is a low resolution copy of the original;
  2. the image is significant because it is of one of the most famous images of the partition of British India.
  3. the image is not available in the public domain.
  4. the image being used only in the wikipedia page Partition of India and History of Lahore and is being used only for educational reasons and not for profit. Original publication date of the image is unknown.


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current07:57, 29 September 2017Thumbnail for version as of 07:57, 29 September 2017285 × 320 (86 KB)Begoon (talk | contribs)remove border
06:32, 21 July 2017No thumbnail299 × 333 (28 KB)DatBot (talk | contribs)Reduce size of non-free image (BOT - disable)
10:29, 15 August 2014No thumbnail426 × 475 (78 KB)Renamed user ExPsittacine (talk | contribs)Larger version from
16:15, 26 April 2007No thumbnail270 × 303 (26 KB)Fowler&fowler (talk | contribs)Photograph. Lord Louis Mountbatten, 4 August 1947. Downloaded from the [ Lancaster University History Department Web Site]] by ~~~~ {{PD-Pakistan}} ==Fair Use Rationale== Although this image, Mo
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