Archive / Papers / Benthall: Box 4


  1. File marked ‘Political Summer 1933’:

    Contents: 1933 unless otherwise stated. Correspondence dealing with membership to the International Chamber of Commerce – terrorism in Bengal – Bird & Co. business – re-organisation of the European Association – the Anglo-Indian Community – The Morning Post – the Communal Award – the transfer of Law and Order powers – Special Branches – C.I.D. – the political climate in Bengal – finances for the Star of India – European Representation on Legislature – Cotton Piece goods.

  2. File marked ‘Special Political Memoranda. Summer 1933’:

    Contents: On the White Paper for Indian Constitutional Reforms – Bengal Industries Association – The Road-Rail Conference in April – The Workmen’s Compensation Act 1923 – correspondence with the Assam Oil Company and the Burmah Oil Company – the European Group serving on the Joint Select Committee – annual reports for the Company.