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Box MS Add.7490/1-11

 Container

Contains 3 Results:

 Series — Multiple Containers

Agriculture, 1865-1872

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7490/11-15
Scope and Contents

The papers in these bundles deal with the formation of the Department of Agriculture, Revenue and Commerce of the Government of India, government policy for the improvement of agricultural production, the state of trade, and measures for famine relief.

Dates: 1865-1872
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series — Box: MS Add.7490/1-11

Government Organisations, 1867-1872

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7490/1-5
Scope and Contents

The papers in these bundles relate to the conduct of business within the Viceroy's Council, the regulation of departments of the Government of India and of provincial governments, and the appointment and conduct of central and local government officials. Much of the Council business represented here also covers subjects which were the responsibility of the Home Department, especially where local administration is concerned.

Dates: 1867-1872
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series — Box: MS Add.7490/1-11

Home Affairs, 1868-1871

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7490/6-10
Scope and Contents

These bundles relate to matters of internal administration in India: banking, registration of births and deaths, prisons and education. Most were the concern of the Home Department. The papers relating to education also discuss the administration of local taxes by provincial governments.

Dates: 1868-1871
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).