The Prince of Wales is seen here visiting the department's Museum (1982).
J.B.S Haldane, the father of population genetics is seen here
discussing genetics laboratory with P.C Biswas. Keenly looking at him are Swadesh Seth & SC Tiwari
Alaxender Weiner is seen here with P.C. Biswas and I.P. Singh at the serology
laboratory of the department. Weiner was the discoverer of human blood groups.
The then Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru is seen visiting ethnographic
museum of the department. Nehru took personal interest in the departmental museum by donating a large number of artifacts from time to time.
L-R: PC Biswas, Nehru, IP Singh and A. Sharma (1960)
L to R: J.D. Mehra,
A.sharma, Kamlesh Guha, Hari Bharadwaj, B.S. Guha and I.S. Marwah. This photograph is from early nineteen
sixties when B.S. Guha was a very influential and important anthropologist. A Ph.D. from Harvard, he was
the most frequent examiner for Delhi University students. He being the Director of Anthropological survey of India,
was also instrumental in selecting anthropologists for the Government of India
P.C Biswas paid a visit to the department in late nineteen seventies.
Seen here are some of the well known anthropologists of the country
In November, 1959, S.C Tiwari left for England for pursuing post-doctoral work.
Seen here are people coming to see him off at the Delhi Railway Station. Prof . Tiwari took a train up to Bombay and then boarded a ship to go to England.
From L to R: JC Sharma, DD Kapoor, LP Vidyarthy, V. Bhalla, IP Singh, AK Mitra, SC Tiwari, JD Mehra, PK Dutta, A. Sharma, JD Mawalwala,
and RD Sanwal (the one holding papers).
The little girls seen in the photograph are two of Prof. Tiwari’s nieces and the youngest of all, Prof. JD Mehra’s daughter
Margaret Mead visited the department in mid nineteen seventies when she received the Kalinga Award from the Government of India.
She is seen here addressing Delhi University fraternity
Sitting from left: Prof. AC Bagvati, Prof. Amita Bagga, Prof. SC Tiwari,
Prof. DK Bhattacharya and Prof. Surinder Nath
Standing from left: Dr. OinamHemlata Devi, Prof. P. C. Joshi, Prof. IJS Bansal, Dr. Ajit Jaiswal and Mrs. Bhattacharya
A rare photograph showing I. P. Singh with P. K. Dutta, S. K. Basu and R. Singh at Purana Quila
AB Vajpei, IP Singh, LP Vidyarthi
Gopal Krishan, SC Tiwari, S. Nath, Sarwesh Kumar
and IP Singh attending an exhibition of the department at Teen Murti Bhawan
IS Marwah, BK Roy Burman, Kamlesh Guha, JS Bhandari and Shalina Mehta in a seminar
JD Mehra, VC Channa, PK Nayak, IS Marwah and J. S. Bhandari in a seminar
P. C. Biswas, the founder of the Department
with his students such as S.C. Tiwari, I.P. Singh, S. Seth,
P. K. Srivastava, I. S. Marwah, I. J. S. Bansal and DK Bhattacharya
Executives of the Anthropology Club 1952-1953, Lucknow University Sitting (L to R) Uma Chaturvedi, D.Sen, D.N.Majumdar Patron, L.P.Vidyarthi President, T.C.Dass Chief Guest, D.K.Sen Treasurer, Asha Lata Bhatnagar Standing (L to R) S.H.Ahmad Secretary, A.K.Sharma, D.K.Seth, B.K.Verma Vice-President
From L-R: Prof. G.K.Kshatriya, Prof. A.K.Kalla, Prof. S.Nath, Prof. M.K.Kumbhanani, Prof. Mr. Thukral, Prof. A.K.Kapoor and Mr. Jain
Prof. Henry Lamin (NEHU) with research students of the department (2002)
Master students: Class of 2002. Dr. Rukshana Zaman (IGNOU) third from left, Dr. Sonia Kaushal (Sagar University) sixth from left
The technical workforce of the department
From L-R: Prof. M.P.Sachdeva, Prof. S.Nath, Prof. R.S.Mann, Prof. V.K.Srivastava, Prof. H.K.Kumbhnani, Prof. P.C.Joshi
Prof. S.Nath with late Mr. Mange Ram and late Mr. Nand Kishor
Dr. Twinkle Pal (Asst. Professor Hindu college) is being greeted by her juniors (2003)
and Minakshi Munda singing at Freshers' party during their M.Sc. They later married.
Prof. S.Nath and Mr. Subhash in Osteometry laboratory