Archive / Papers / Darling, Sir M.L. Papers: Box 62


Papers of Sir Malcolm Lyall Darling, I.C.S. Assistant Commissioner, Punjab 1904; Tutor and Guardian to His Highness the Raja of Dewas 1907; Financial Commissioner, Punjab 1936.

Reports and notes on cooperative societies; Reserve Bank of India reports:

  1. Darling, M.L., Report on certain aspects of co-operative movement in India, Government of India Planning Commission, New Delhi, 1957 with reviews and reports.
  2. Folder containing the contents of an envelope marked as ‘Training and teaching’, with notes and minutes relating to the training of co-operative farm staff.
  3.  Notes and statistics taken from responses to a questionnaire about co-operative societies in Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Bombay, Kerala, Madras, Orissa, Rajasthan and West Bengal.
  4. Full responses to questionnaire mentioned in 3, above.
  5. The Punjab Co-operative Societies Act, 1954 (Punjab Act No XIV of 1955); papers relating to the foundation and organisation of cooperative societies in Punjab.
  6. Reserve Bank of India papers and reports on cooperative society credit and financial arrangements.
  7. Reports into larger co-operative societies and cooperative planning.
  8. ‘Appendix A: Short notes on the states visited’ – document with statistical details and report on states visited uring a research tour; papers disscussing changes in the syllabus for training.