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Indian child
Identifier: e_ea_0497
Title: Indian child
Description: Photograph of child eating from a bowl. Photo is part of an Associated Press feature story on the Indian untouchable class. A.P. caption read: 'An untouchable child eats from a bowl recently in Bihar, India. Untouchables were damned 3,500 years ago when Aryn invaders decreed that the lowliest workers in India would forever be outcasts. Today, the struggle of untouchables goes far beyond the quest for food as the battle for human rights has brought increasing violence in India'.
State: Bihar
Country: India
Date: 1978
Creator: Adams, Eddie
Source: Adams (Eddie) Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Estate of Eddie Adams
Box: 2010-300/7
Folder: India, untouchables, 12/78 #1049
Format: Photographic print
Size: 10.375 in X 8 in
Subject: Childhood and youth
Economic & Social Conditions