Taking India, how the military established Company rule, 1752-1774

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18 volumes in Taking India, how the military established Company rule, 1752-1774

Original correspondence, 1752-1774

Sub-series CR: These items consist, for the most part, of several different series of letter books containing, Clive's mainly outgoing correspondence. They cover the years 1752-1759, 1765-1767, and 1767-1774, and pertain, respectively, to his first, second and third (and last) periods of residence in India (including the capture of Calcutta,...

  • Contributor:  National Library of Wales
  • Reference:  71589-1CR
  • Keyword:  asian british history warfare indian colonial

Contemporary transcripts [of correspondence, 1756-1760]

Sub-series CC: Contemporary transcripts of Clive's correspondence during his second period in India (the originals of which do not appear to have survived) comprising transcripts of his private letters, 1756-1760, and transcripts and duplicate transcripts of his official letter books, 1758-1760, entitled Country correspondence to be kept by the Governor....

  • Contributor:  National Library of Wales
  • Reference:  71859-2CC
  • Keyword:  asian indian colonial

India financial papers, 1752-1774

Sub-series CF: Accounts of Clive's personal and official finances both in India and England, buy mainly in the former. The distinction, however, is not always clear since both his foreign and domestic transactions and the different types of accounts are sometimes represented separately and sometimes intermixed. The group comprises :...

  • Contributor:  National Library of Wales
  • Reference:  71859-3CF
  • Keyword:  asian indian colonial

Civil administration of Bengal papers, 1758-1766

Sub-series CA: Official papers which, although not extensive, reflect Clive's involvement in the civil administration of Bengal. They include papers relating to revenue collection, population statistics, currency reform and trade. They derive, for the most part, from Clive's two periods as governor of Bengal, 1758-1760 and 1765-1767, but relate almost...

  • Contributor:  National Library of Wales
  • Reference:  71859-4CA
  • Keyword:  asian politics indian colonial
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