Theos Bernard in Tibetan official's attire

Tibet in the 1930s: Theos Bernard's Legacy at UC Berkeley

Theos Bernard in Tibetan official's attire

Theos Bernard in Tibetan dress during his 1936-1937 travels in Tibet, a journey documented by photographs, including those shown here, and in writing. Bernard published his Penthouse of the Gods: A Pilgrimage into the Heart of Tibet and the Sacred City of Lhasa in 1939.