Small Collections Box 13
Given by Major General J.F. Hare, C.B.
- TS sheet of short notes about the Hare family and papers written by M.M. Stuart, 26 September 1969.
- Papers written by Lt. Col. James Hare (grandfather of .Major General J.F. Hare):
- TS copy of a description of his early life, the voyage out to India, life in India, some Indian customs, Indian mutiny at Meerut and voyage home, 1854-60. Written at Clarcu 1871-72. Copies of letters written home to his father during the Indian mutiny. Letters dated May-October 1857, covering the march from Landour to Delhi with descriptions of fighting and losses and the attack on Delhi. (The originals are said to be in the bank.)