1947 PARTITION ARCHIVE
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LocationPO BOX 9505BERKELEY, CA 94709 United States
The 1947 Partition Archive is a non-profit non-governmental organization dedicated to institutionalizing the people's history of Partition.
The Partition of British India in 1947 was a major 20th century event that affected millions of lives and played a key role in shaping the world in which we live today, both culturally and geopolitically. Nearly two million lost their lives and 15 million people were displaced, making it the largest mass migration. The 1947 Partition Archive is a grassroots non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the fast disappearing memory of Partition by capturing and preserving the people's history through crowd-sourced oral history collection.