Mahatma Gandhi on board the SS 'Rajputana', 1931.
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Gelatin silver print photograph of Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948), taken in August or September 1931, on board the ocean liner the SS Rajputana. Gandhi travelled to Europe in 1931 in order to attend the Second Round Table conference in London. This photograph has been selected from the Daily Herald Archive, a collection of over three million photographs. The archive holds work of international, national and local importance by both staff and agency photographers.