Archive / Papers / Spear Papers: Box 31


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 previously listed as Box 32.

The following 9 folders were removed from an expanding file (labelled “Bentinck”) mainly of Spear’s research notes under section headings as follows:-

  • Personal
  • Papers – Macaulay, Prinsep
  • Correspondence
  • C. Grant
  • Correspondence with Individuals
  • Minutes – The Army
  • Services, Boards, Steam (H. Lindsay), Objects of Govt., Education, General
  • Roads
  • States