Archive / Papers / Spear Papers: Box 65


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 box was previously listed as Box 67.

  1. Folder containing:-
    • 2 copies of a paper ‘Mughal India’
    • paper ‘The Place of the Mughals in India History’
    • transcript of ‘Pakistan’ for the BBC’s “The World Today”, broadcast 5th September, 1963
    • paper ‘India, 1500-1525’
    • transcript of ‘President Ayub Khan’ for “Portraits of Our Time”, 23rd August, 1964
    • WS Commentary: ‘India/Pakistan Dispute’, Spear, 3rd November 1965
    • transcript of ‘Problems Facing India’ for “The World Today”, 8th March, 1966
    • transcript of ‘The Soviet Union and Southern Asia’ for “The World Today”, 31st December, 1965
    • transcript of ‘Pakistan Today’ for “The World Today”, 25th October, 1965
    • 2 copies of paper ‘Holt Mackenzie – Forgotten Man of Bengal’
  2. Folder containing:-
    • parts of 2 SOAS Seminar papers
    • Soas seminar paper, 20.7.67
    • 3 copies of a paper ‘A Third Force in India, 1920-47 – A Study in Political Analysis’
    • paper ‘Nehru’ [Pundit Jawarharlal]
  3. Note book containing early diary and notes
  4. ‘Contributions to Indian Sociology – New Series’, no.VI Dec.1972
  5. ‘The Rise of Modern China’, Victor Purcell
  6. Reprint ‘Inayat Jang Collection – A Preliminary Survey’ A.I. Tirmizi