Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)AC22/3/1-47
TitleOfficial papers relating to Indian affairs
Extentapprox. 49 items
DescriptionPrinted, typescript and manuscript correspondence, memoranda and miscellanea; may contain copy correspondence, dictation, and drafts; relating to India Statutory Commission, Round Table Conference, Simon Report, Joint Conference of Three Parties on India, etc, 1928-1931
Correspondents: John Simon, Lord Salisbury, Stanley Baldwin [First Earl Baldwin of Bewdley; Prime Minister, 1924-1929], Reading, Austen Chamberlain [acting as Foreign Secretary, 1925-1929, First Lord of the Admiralty, 1931] and others
Includes: /1 Printed letter from the Chairman to the Governor-General of India, relating to India Statutory Commission, 1928; /3 Printed letter from Simon to Baldwin, relating to India Statutory Commission, 1929; /7, /11 Typescript copy of telegram [and draft] from Baldwin to the Viceroy, relating to Dominion Status, etc, [1930]; /12 Printed address by the Governor-General to the Indian Legislature, 1930; /13 'Parliamentary Debates House of Commons.' vol. 242, no. 186, Tuesday, 29th July, 1930; /26-/30, /33-/34, /38, /41-/44, /47 Typescript index and memoranda relating to meetings of Jun-Jul 1930 and situation in India, etc, 1930; /34a and /38a Newspaper cuttings relating to The Simon Report, Statesmanship and National Unity, and Right Procedure; /35-/36, /39 Typescript correspondence and copies of telegraphic correspondence of Baldwin, Irwin, and others, relating to Simon Report, etc, 1930; /45-/46 Typescript memorandum and letter from Chamberlain to Wedgwood Benn relating to situation in India, 1929
Access StatusOpen
Physical Description/13 Item stored separately from others; /34a is in addition to /34; /38a is in addition to /38; /34a, /38a are newspaper cuttings


    Some of our most significant collections