Interview number: 138
Interviewer: Shanker, Uma
Interview date: 1970-05-24
Length 108 minutes
Condition notes: Slow delivery in places, long (ca.10 second) pauses.
P.P. (Baburao) Gokhale, Freedom Fighter, historian (‘Jagrit Satara’), and rural specialist, was closely associated with ‘Patri Sarkar’ (‘Parallel Government’) in the Satara district during the Quit India movement.
Coverage notes: Patri Sarkar (parallel government); agriculture; Home Rule League; anatyachar; Lok Seva Sangh; village/mass uplift; constructive work; rural reconstruction; Treaty of Bassein; Peshwa; Chapekar cult; 1802-1970