Database Details

India, Raj and Empire

Alternative Name:   Manuscript Collections from the National Library of Scotland
Type:   Manuscripts
Description:   Covers from the foundation of the East India Company in 1615 to the granting of independence for India and Pakistan in 1947. The sources are extremely varied ranging from the papers of key East India Company representatives and colonial officials to records of daily life in Agra, Bombay, Lahore, and Madras. There are original Indian manuscripts containing histories and literary works, as well as accounts of wars, discussions of Indian Nationalism and papers of tea and coffee planters.
Publisher:   Adam Matthew Digital
Full Text Note:   Full Text
Category/Subcategory:   Social Sciences / History
   Social Sciences / Political Science