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ID: 7016883
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7016883

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Punjab (state)  Punjab (state)

Coordinates:
Lat: 30 55 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 30.9160  decimal degrees
Long: 075 25 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 75.4160  decimal degrees

Note: Included in Mughal Empire until Sikhs gained influence in late 1700s; annexed by Great Britain and became province after Sikh Wars 1846 and 1849; autonomous province from 1937; under Indian Independence Act, was partitioned among India and Pakistan in 1947.

Names:
Punjab (preferred,C,V)
State of Punjab (C,V,English,U)
Punjab, State of (C,V)
Punjabi Suba (NA,V)
IN23 (NA,V,FIPS)
Punjabi (C,V,English,U,A)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of India (nation)  ........  India (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Punjab (state)  ............  Punjab (state) (P)

Place Types:
state (preferred, C)  ............  reformed November 1966
first level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
IN23..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Punjab..........  [BHA, FDA, VP Preferred]
.................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 524
.................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database (1987-)
.................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) plate 29
Punjabi..........  [VP]
.................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Punjabi Suba..........  [VP]
.......................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Punjab, State of..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
State of Punjab..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Subject: .....  [BHA, FDA, VP]
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 524
..................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database (1987-)
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2108367
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) plate 29
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985)

 

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