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Papers Relating to Madras

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Copies of reports and papers concerning attempted reforms of the government and finances of the Madras Presidency in 1798-1800, probably copied for Thomas Cockburn, one of the committee of reform.

Dates

  • 1788-1799

Extent

3 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. b. 225].
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MSS. Eng. hist. b. 225-227

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13201

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Cockburn (fl 1788-1800) of the East India Company.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bequeathed by B.H. Baden-Powell (d. 1901) to the Indian Institute, and transferred to the Library in 1975.
Title
Papers Relating to Madras
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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