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.
The contents of this box were reviously listed as Box 25.
- Folder containing reference notes under various subject headings, ‘Register of Bentinck’s TSS at SOAS’ and the Bentinck family tree from 1682 to 1929, all in Spear’s handwriting.
- Folder containing copies of extracts from ‘Bengal and India Secret Letters’ vols. 21 and 22 and enclosures, and minutes on various subjects by Sir Charles Metcalfe and by Bentinck.
- Folder containing reference notes by Spear on various subjects.