New Delhi: 1951. unbound. Issued by the Prime Minister, New Delhi, 1951-1952, gatefold, 4.5 x 13 inches (opened), captioned: "With Every Good Wish For The Season And The New Year," signed "Jawaharlal Nehru" and with the addition of his initials "J.N." On the facing page is a 3.5 x 5-inch original matte finish photograph of an independence day celebration, set in its die-cut space. This item came from an archive belonging to Burmese diplomat Maung-Maung, a lifelong friend of Nehru and U-Thant. Near fine condition.
First Prime Minister of India and a central figure in Indian politics for much of the 20th century.