Archive / Papers / Benthall: Box 17


  1. General correspondence from January to May 1942 when in England attached to the Ministry of Economic Affairs.

    Deals with business and political matters in India, reports of companies and output of mills and mines – minutes of partners’ meetings – precautions against emergencies in Calcutta – different measures prepared in case of invasion – A.R.P. activity – paper supplies – sugar market – strikes at mills – memorandum on jute industries -general conditions of everyday life – formation of labour battalion. 504pp.