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Mohandas K. Gandhi drafting the 'Quit India' resolution
Mohandas K. Gandhi drafting the 'Quit India' resolution
Resource Typeimage
TitleMohandas K. Gandhi drafting the 'Quit India' resolution
Coverage / Yearc. 1942
DescriptionPhotograph, b/w
InterpretationThe Indian National Congress passed Gandhi's "Quit India" resolution in 1942. The resolution maintained that the British should withdraw from India at once and in an orderly way. The day after the resolution passed Gandhi and other Congress leaders were arrested. He was released from prison in 1944.
Learning Standards14 Political Systems; 16 History;
Author or CreatorUnknown
SourceGandhi the Man compiled by Jo Anne Black, Nick Harvey, and Laurel Robertson, ISBN 0-912078-31-0, 157 p., 1972 (p.111)
Subject / KeywordsGandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948; India--Politics and government--1919-1947
Collection PublisherIllinois State Library;
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