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A Map of the British Raj in India in 1860: An
The “Map of the British Raj Rule in India” is an editable PowerPoint map indicating the state of the Indian subcontinent in 1860. It covers aspects of the British rule, British provinces (Bombay, Bengal, Madras, Punjab, etc.) and princely states. The British set foot on Indian soil in 1858 and left the country—following its struggle for independence—in 1947. Queen Victoria’s reign spanned three years from 1858 to 1901. The year 1857 marks the historically significant Great Uprising. All the happenings in the Indian subcontinent during the British rule in 1860 are covered in this presentation, which can be used as an effective teaching tool or as an aid for history presentations. It can be useful in indicating locations of small towns or villages and for presenting the essentials of each region.