Archive / Papers / Stephens Papers: Box 11


I.M. Stephens. Deputy Director, Bureau of Public Information, Govt. of India 1930-32; Director, 1932-37; Assistant Editor, Statesman of Calcutta 1937; Editor 1942-51; Fellow, King’s College, Cambridge 1952-58; Historian, Pakistan Government 1957-60.

Correspondence, newspaper articles, books relating to the International Conference on Quaid-i-Azam held in Islamabad in December 1976.

  1. Newspaper cutting: The Times March 31, 1977 entitled ‘Mr. Bhutto announces his new Cabinet as rioting continues’.
  2. Several newspaper cuttings from The Pakistan Times dated December 25, 29, 30, 31, 1976 all reporting on the International Congress on Quaid-i-Azam held in Islamabad.
  3. Copy of a speech, given at the above Conference.
  4. Newspaper cuttings from The Pakistan Times dated December 14, 17, and 19, 1976 all relating to above Conference, pp.13.
  5. Envelope containing newspapers and cuttings, The Pakistan Times, December/January 1976-77.
  6. Correspondence between I.M.S. and Dr. A.H. Dani, Secretary General to the International Congress on Quaid-i-Azam. The invitation to I.M.S. to give a paper, copy of I.M.S.’s paper and letters concerning arrangements. Also two letters from Prof. L.F. Rushbrook-Williams on his own paper and explaining his inability to attend the Congress for health reasons, pp.49.
  7. Envelope containing 11 invitations to I.M.S. for various events and dinners during the Congress. A collection of 11 Pakistan Stamps; 2 folders containing photocopies of documents and photographs from the Quaid-i-Azam Collections for the Congress in Islamabad published by the National Archives of Pakistan.
  8. Envelope containing:-
    1. Speech given at the Congress by Malik Ghulam Nabi, Minister for Education, Punjab;
    2. Inaugural address by Zulfikar Ali Bhutto;
    3. Speech by Prof. Abdul Hashim, Vice Chancellor Quaid-i-Azam University;
    4. Address of welcome by Mr. Abdul Hafeez Pirzada, Federal Minister for Education and Provincial Coordination;
    5. Paper, ‘Jinnah and the Home Rule Movement’ given by Mazhar Yusuf, and copy, v(a)
    6. List of delegates
    7. Programme of lectures, and copy, vii(a)
    8. Extended programme of lectures, and copy, viii(a)
    9. Biodata of delegates
    10. Catalogue of exhibition of documents and photographs to commemorate the centenary of Jinnah’s birth, and copy, x(a)
    11. Inaugural speech to the first meeting of the national committee for the centenary celebrations of Quaid-i-Azam