Director, Sir Ralph Turner, with Library staff

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Sir Ralph Turner: Professor of Sanskrit (appointed 1922); Director 1938-1957; author of 'A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages' (1966). Personal papers held in SOAS Special Collections (MS 380817).

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Turner: see Arnold and Shackle, 'SOAS Since the Sixties', pp.23, 38, 67-68; Phillips, 'School of Oriental and African Studies, Univeristy of London, 1917-1967', 6, 18, 28-29, 52, 44 (plate), 60 (plate)

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