These 18 Rare Images Of Pre-Independent India Will Take You Back In Time

As we celebrate the 69th Independence Day, let’s take a look at these pictures captured at a time when India ‘made its tryst with destiny.’

Some of these photos will make you smile while some will give you a shock. All in all these collection of rare images before Independence Day is unique and definitely worth watching.

Here are some rare pre-Independence images that will take you back in time.

1. Frontier Gandhi with Mahatma Gandhi

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2. The first postal stamp of independent India

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3. Jawaharlal Nehru addressing the press in Delhi in 1947, shortly before Independence

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4. Last photo of Chandra Shekhar Azad at Alfred Park

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5. Death certificate of Bhagat Singh

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6. Jawaharlal Nehru welcoming Cuban revolutionary Che Guavara

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7. The Dandi March or The Salt Satyagraha of 1930

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8. Dr. Ambedkar and his family

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9. The Martyr’s Well at Jallianwala Bagh

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10. Mahatma Gandhi with Jawaharlal Nehru and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

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11. Gandhi and Jinnah in a heated conversation

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12. Netaji caught by the British Police for the last time

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13. The last photograph of Bhagat Singh in Lahore jail

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14. Dr. Rajendra Prasad, the First Indian President

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15. Rabindranath Tagore with Sir Albert Einstein

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16. When Subhas Chandra Bose met Hitler

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17. Lord Mountbatten, the last Viceroy of India salutes the Indian National Flag

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18. August 15, 1947 – The newspaper stating the freedom of India

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The good old days, really.