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The 1947 Partition Archive

Learn about our work :

In the news -- Highlights

August 13, 2017 | NPR News -- Washington

Online: Giving Voice to Memories From 1947 Partition And The Birth of India and Pakistan

August 8, 2017 | BBC -- London

Online: Collecting ‘difficult memories’ from the birth of two nations

August 14, 2013 | The New York Times -- New York, NY

Potent Memories From a Divided India

August 7, 2017 | The Tribune -- Chandigarh

Online: Largest collection of Partition witness accounts set for release

August 7, 2017 | The Times of India -- Delhi

Online: Notes From The Great Divide: Witnesses of Partition unite to tell tales of pain and separation

August 6, 2017 | Mumbai Mirror -- Mumbai

Online: Revisiting Partition: 70 Years On, Mumbaikars Come Together To Reflect On The Past

August 14, 2016 | The Times of India -- Mumbai

Online: Preserving a broken past - one story at a time

August 12, 2015 | Al Jazeera - Doha, Qatar

Online: Remembering the great divide

February 2, 2014 | Hindustan Times -- Delhi, India

Online: History in the Making
Print: History in the Making

Featured Interview Clips

Video: Ravi Chopra migrated from West to East Punjab (full interview coming soon)