Hudson, E.J.B. Papers

Given by Lt. Commander R.K. Hudson.

E.J.B. Hudson A.I.E.E. Indian Telegraph Dept.

1889-1902 Assistant Supt; 1902-1907 Supt.

Nagpur, Indore, Punjab, Madras, Burma, Sind and Baluchistan, Rajputana, U.P., Arakan, Shillong 1889-1898. Books, journals, diaries, notebooks, technical drawings and photographs relating to his training for Posts and Telegraphs at Coopers Hill, and his work in India and Burma.

Box 1 – Diaries 1887-1897, describing life in camp while inspecting telegraph lines.

Box 2 – Further diaries, 1897-98, mostly describing social life in Shillong, also a trip back to England and details of personal finances; telegraph department documents.

Box 3 – Cooper’s Hill Society annual reports, 1906-36

Boxes 4-7 – Cooper’s Hill magazine

Box 8 – Technical instructions and course notes

Box 9 – School and training notebooks; fiction

Box 10 – Diaries and tour notes, 1895-1908