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 54.
- Expanding file of Spear’s research notes – ‘Social Life, part XVIII’ under headings which include:-
- Legal Notes
- Nawab Walajah
- Mosquito Nets
- Punch, Coffee, Tea and Betel
- Expanding file of Spear’s research notes – ‘Social Life, part XIX’ under headings which include:-
- Calcutta – General
- Ice. Thermantidote. Hot Weather
- Special Documents