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February 11, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, NY, February 11, 1931

* New Delhi becomes India capital city (1st report)
* Mahatma Gandhi

This 52 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 9 that include: "INDIA INAUGURATES NEW DELHI CAPITAL", "Columns Presented by Britain's Four Dominions Unveiled in Opening Ceremonies", "TWO INCIDENTS RAISE HOPES" and more.

Other news of the day throughout. Nice condition.

wikipedia notes: New Delhi is the capital city of India. With a total area of 42.7 km2, New Delhi is situated within the metropolis of Delhi and serves as the seat of the Government of India and the Government of the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT).

Planned by Edwin Lutyens, a leading 20th century British architect, New Delhi is known for its wide, tree-lined boulevards and houses numerous national institutions and landmarks as well.

Category: The 20th Century

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