Archive / Papers / Spear Papers: Box 68


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 70.

  1. Folder containing correspondence with I.H. Qureshi
  2. Folder containing report on ‘The History of Christianity in India’ by S.C. Neill and associated correspondence
  3. Folder containing miscellaneous letters, (several to and from K.B. Lall), personal references, thesis reports etc.
  4. Folder containing a paper ‘Ghalib’s Delhi’, associated correspondence, and a paper by Ralph Russell – ‘Ghalib, a Self Portrait’
  5. Folder containing letters, press cuttings etc. concerning the division of the India Office Library and of the return of its contents to India, Pakistan
  6. Folder containing correspondence concerning Ballhatchet – Cambridge reprints