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Burdwan - An avenue on banks of Manoshsarovar [Tank] (Dilkusha Gardens)

Photograph of an avenue on the banks of the
Manoshsarovar Tank in Dilkusha Gardens at Barddhaman in West
Bengal, taken by an unknown photographer in c. 1904. This is part
of a album of photographs presented to Lord Curzon, the Viceroy of
India, by Bijay Chand Mahtab of Burdwan (r.1887-1941), on his short
visit to the city on 2nd April 1904. The Diluksha was the Summer
Palace of the Maharajas set i…