Cremation volume for Prince Chainātnarēnthō̜n [พลเอก สมเด็จพระเจ้าบรมวงศ์เธอ กรมพระยาชัยนาทนเรนทร]. The volume includes a brief introduction, a biographical sketch of the crematee in chronological outline, and seven photographs of the crematee: one of the Prince with his father, King Chulalongkorn, taken in 1898; another of the Prince himself, taken in 1904; another taken with his wife, a British subject by the name of Elisabeth Scharnberger, in 1915; another of the Prince dressed in full royal regalia taken in 1922 ; another of the Prince reading (photo is undated) ; another of the Prince reviewing a bas-relief taken in 1947; and a final photograph of the Prince dressed in royal regalia taken in 1950. Also contains a 13 page essay on the various positions and titles held by Prince Chainātnarēnthō̜n. The main text, 21 pages, chronicles King Chulalongkorn’s tour of Prachin (i.e. Prachinburi) in 1908.
Volume 43 of 59
From the David K. Wyatt Thai Collection, Hwa-Wei Lee Center for International Collections.