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India -- Description and travel

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:


Diaries of C.H. Hawes

Diaries, with transcripts, of C.H. Hawes, relating to tours of: France, Belgium and Switzerland, 1897-8 The Far East: India, Burma, Ceylon, Australia, New Zealand, Philippines, Hong Kong, China, Japan, Siberia and Sakhalin, 1900-1 Greece, Turkey and Crete, 1904-5 Crete, 1909 The collection also contains an account book and…
Extents: 28 shelfmarks
Dates: [c.1887]-1935

Diaries of Humphrey Alan W. Morrice

Diaries relating to Morrice's service in the Sudan Irrigation Department (1936-1939, 1950-1954), and in the Royal Engineers and Sudan Defence Force (1940-1944), with trek notes, Sudan (1946-1948), and diaries of trips to India, USA, Africa, etc. (1950-1959).
Extents: 15 Volumes
Dates: 1936-1959

Diary of Georgina Grove, wife of Major (later Brig.-Gen.) Edward Aickin William Stewart Grove

Diary of Georgina Grove, wife of Major (later Brig.-Gen.) Edward Aickin William Stewart Grove
Extents: 0.1 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1891-4

Journals of A.L. Allen

Two of Allen's journals. The first is a typescript journal of travels around the world, 1912-13, including visits to India, China and Japan, with photographs; the second is a fishing journal, with photographs, 1906-13.
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1906-13
Single Item

Memoirs of Jon Wainwright

Typescript memoirs, c1991.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 548
Extents: 61 ff.
Dates: c1991
Single Item

Mid-17th-cent. translation of Francois de Boisrobert, 'Histoire Indienne d'Anaxandre et d'Orazie'

Mid-17th-cent. translation of Francois de Boisrobert, 'Histoire Indienne d'Anaxandre et d'Orazie'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 435
Extents: 212 Leaves
Dates: Mid 17th century

Papers of Beatrice Braithwaite Batty

Papers of Beatrice Braithwaite Batty, including: Account of a voyage to India, October 1860-December 1861 Diary of travels in France, 1863 'Oxford in Term Time', journals, 1890 Account of a visit to Royal Holloway College, 1890 Diary of a holiday at Oberammergau, with sketches, 1890, and autograph album including signatures of actors in the…
Extents: 21 shelfmarks
Dates: Early 19th cent.-1910
Single Item

Papers of J.C. Griffiths

Article entitled On Understanding the Chinese by Griffiths, 1997.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 557
Extents: 3 folders
Dates: 1984-1997

Papers of J.W. Hely-Hutchinson

Correspondence and papers of J.W. Hely-Hutchinson, consisting of: Correspondence relating to books, 1946-54 Correspondence concerning Hely-Hutchinson's gifts and bequests of books to various institutions, mainly to Eton College, 1947-54 Book bills and receipts, 1946-54 Papers concerning book-collecting Notes and correspondence concerning…
Extents: 18 shelfmarks (1.98 linear metres)
Dates: 1938-54

Papers of S.G. Dunn

Papers of S.G. Dunn, consisting of: Notebooks as an undergraduate at Jesus College, Oxford, 1898-1902 Pocket diaries, containing brief entries, with some details of journeys made in India, 1924-1930, and South Africa, 1935 Notebooks containing notes and drafts, n.d. Notebook containing vocabulary of, and notes on, Hindi, n.d. Volume containing…
Extents: 31 shelfmarks
Dates: 19th-20th cent.

Papers of the Dandridge Family of Rousham, Oxfordshire

Papers of the Dandridge family, consisting of: Journal of Edward Dandridge on a voyage from England to India, June 1781-May 1782, copied by Edward Dandridge for his father, 1783 Sermons by J.S. Dandridge, rector of Rousham, 1804-41 Notes on John Hey, Lectures in divinity (4 vols., Cambridge, 1796), c. 1800. Owned by George Dandridge, rector of…
Extents: 7 shelfmarks
Dates: 18th-19th cent.

Papers of William Hodge Mill

Papers of William Hodge Mill, including: Journals of Mill's travels in India, France, Egypt and Nubia, 1820-1838 Miscellaneous papers written or collected by William Hodge Mill, 1753, 1815-1845
Extents: 14 shelfmarks
Dates: 1753-1845
Single Item

Transcript of an interview with Lady Violet Grace Bourdillon

Transcript of an interview with Lady Violet Grace Bourdillon on life in India, Iraq, Ceylon, Uganda, Nigeria, 1908-1940.
Shelfmark: MSS.Brit.Emp.s.475
Extents: 38 ff.
Dates: 1908-1940
Single Item

Travel diaries of Godfrey Boyd Shannon

Travel diaries of Godfrey Boyd Shannon, 1953-1955.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7021, fols. 50-65
Extents: 16 Leaves
Dates: 1953-1955
Single Item

The Travels of Arnolt van Harffe

The Travels of Arnolt van Harffe from Cologne to Italy, Egypt, Palestine and India, and back by Madagascar, the Upper Nile, Constantinople, and France, in 1496-1499, written in 1554.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 972
Extents: 167 Leaves
Dates: written in 1554