Archive / Papers / Spear Papers: Box 17


Bequeathed by Dr (Thomas George) Percival Spear. Lecturer, St Stephen’s College, Delhi 1924-40; various posts in Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India 1940-45; Bursar, Selwyn College, Cambridge 1945-70; Lecturer in History, Cambridge University 1963-69.

This contents of this box were previously listed as Box 18.

  1. File containing two articles:-
    • Delhi – The Stop-Go Capital. (MS and TS)
    • Personal Impressions of Delhi, 1933-39.
  2. File containing news of Thames and Hudson’s “Publisher of the Year” award, 1979.
  3. The Calcutta Historical Journal, Vol. VI: No.1, July-Dec. 1981.
  4. Blue exercise book – ms. notes on “Indian Economic History” by D.H. Buchanan.
  5. Hamdard Islamicus, Vol.IV, no.2, Summer, 1981.
  6. International Affairs, Winter 1981-82, Vol.58, no.1.
  7. Victorian Studies, June 1971, Vol.XIV, no.4.
  8. The Coronation in History, by B.Wilkinson.
  9. Pink spiral-bound note-book, “Return to Delhi, 1965” diary by Percival Spear.
  10. Blue spiral-bound note-book, “Return to India” (continued) diary by Percival Spear, with, in first section, list of Late Mughal Monuments.
  11. Eight annual reports of the Diocese of Delhi and the Cambridge Mission to Delhi from the years 1954 – 1966.
  12. Two reports of The Cambridge Brotherhood of The Ascension, Delhi, 1954-57.
  13. Twenty copies of “Delhi”, the quarterly paper of the Cambridge Mission to Delhi, in connexion with S.P.G., in aid of the Diocese of Delhi; various, from 1938 to April 1957.
  14. Folder marked “Late Mughal” containing photos and correspondence concerning the use of some of them.