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Letters from Herbert to Joan Townend, 1930, 1936

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MS. 13103/1

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The letters from 1930 describe the shooting incident at the Writers' Building in Calcutta on 8 December 1930 in which Herbert was injured and Colonel N.S. Simpson, Inspector General of Police, was killed. There is also one letter from Charles A. Bentley, a colleague in the Writers' Building, describing the events.

Dates

  • 1930, 1936

Extent

1 box

Shelfmark

MS. 13103/1

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom