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Letters to Vishwa Nath Datta

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9578

Scope and Contents

The letters are mostly from senior members of the University of Cambridge. With related items.


  • Creation: 1952-2002


Conditions Governing Access

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1 collection (1 file paper; photographs; photographic negative)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented to the Library by Professor Datta in two sections: items 1-26 in June 2000, and items 27-44 in September 2002.

Related Materials

Three letters from Datta to Sir Herbert Butterfield, 1972-6, are held in the Butterfield papers in Cambridge University Library, reference MS Butterfield 531/D1-D3.

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Repository Details

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