Skip to main content

Carter, George Edward Lovelace, 1886-1974 (civil servant and antiquary)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1886 - 1974

Biography

George Edward Lovelace Carter (1886-1974), worked for the Indian Civil Service from 1910, was at times Assistant Collector in Bombay and at Tatta, and Municipal Commissioner, Hyderabad, 1916-18. He married Ivy Octavia Wakefield in India, and retired to Budleigh Salterton, Devon. He was especially interested in the history, archaeology and folklore of the province of Sind (now Pakistan), and published several articles on those subjects in the Indian Antiquary and other periodicals.

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

 Series
 Series

[7] MS and typesc ript, The Stone Age in India.

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456/7
Scope and Contents

Draft, notes, photographs, sketch maps, diagrams; letters, R. Zimmermann (Bombay) (1919), Sir John Marshall (1920).

 Series

[9] Rough notes and papers.

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456/9
Scope and Contents

Includes G.Bleazby, Coins and medals ... Pratap Singh Museum, Srinagar (Srinagar, 1900); letters, Goverdhandas Kikla (1915), P.B. Gothurka (Royal Asiatic Society, Bombay) to Abdul Fattah (1915), C.M. Oliver (Government, Bombay) (1915).

 Series

[10] Rough notes and papers.

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456/10
Scope and Contents

Has: extracts, (Indian) Census Report, 1911; paper, Hellenism in Sind; typescript Short biography of Hazrat Mukhdum Kaladar Lal Shahbaz; letters, Henry Cousens, H. Baskerville, C. Baker, J. Curry (1916-17); H. Baskerville, typescript, A "Cyclopaean" building in Deh Kattor (1916); correspondence with H.H. Manghirmalani, N.M. Billimora (Office of Political Agent, Kutch); letter from D.R. Bhendhukar (1918).

 Series

[11] Rough notes and papers.

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456/11
Scope and Contents Newscuttings by Carter; rubbings of rock carvings; MS statistics of census; typescript Statement of Morio son of Dagar-Khan Buro, zamin dar and hakim of Safoora near Malir; sketch maps, 'Karachi according to Nearchos', 'Route of Nearchos'; letter, R. McQuerry (1915); newscutting, Carter, 'The Greeks in Sind', Times of India Illustrated Weekly (1916); Carter[?], typescript, Excavations at Tando Mahomed Khan; Some account of the wonders of Sibi; genealogy of Baghdadi Pirs of Badin and Palejani...
 Series

[12] Papers.

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456/12
Scope and Contents Short history ... Province of Sind (Karachi, 1916); 'Notes on Sind ... Position of Mt. Eiros', Indian Antiquary (1917); Religion in Sind (Bombay, 1919); Thana palimpsest (Bombay, 1923); Stone Age in Kashmir (Archaeol. Surv. Kashmir, 1924); Old sites on the Lower Indus (Bombay, 1932); 'The headless sacrifice'; 'Magic of cannibalism and self-resuscitation'; 'Ptolemy's map of Sind'; 'Geography of Vendidad, Farg. I'; 'The legend of the Amazons'; 'The Thana Konkan' (Anthropological Soc., Bombay);...
 Series

[14] Miscellaneous papers.

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456/14
Scope and Contents

Rubbings of Persian dish or tray; MS of part of a paper on Christian writings, local lore and Hindu temples; 'Evidence of Roman emporia in India'; typescript list of Carter's Indian archaeological 'implements'(1925).

 Series

[15] Photograph album.

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456/15
Scope and Contents

Indian scenes, buildings, antiquities, people, customs.

 Series

[16] Photograph album.

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456/16
Scope and Contents

Indian scenes, buildings, antiquities, people, customs.

 Series

[17] Photograph album.

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456/17
Scope and Contents

Indian scenes, buildings, antiquities, people, customs.

 Series

[18] Photograph album.

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456/18
Scope and Contents

Indian scenes, buildings, antiquities, people, customs.

 Series

[19] Loose photographs.

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456/19
Scope and Contents

Indian scenes, buildings, antiquities, people, customs.

 Series

[20] Writings by others.

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456/20
Scope and Contents

Genealogical table of the hereditary officers styled Zeyngars and Dhurmakurtas of the Trimully Triputty Pagoda (n.d.); C.E.A.W. Oldham, Sidi Ali Shelebi in India, 1554-1556 A.D. (Bombay, 1931); M. Longworth Dames, Text book of the Balochi language ... stories, legends, poems ... Balochi-English vocabulary (Lahore, 1913); Jiranji Jamshedi Modi, Dastur Bahman Kaikobad and the Kisseh-I-Sanjan. A reply (Bombay, 1917); typescript, Customs of Amil Hindus settled in Hyderabad (1926).

 Fonds

George Carter: papers on history, archaeology and folklore of Pakistan.

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456
Dates: 1915-1930
 Series

Tuhfat-ul-Kiram, part 3.

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9456/1
Scope and Contents

1 volume, in original language.

Additional filters:

Type
Archival Object 20
Collection 1