Turner, Sir Ralph: Director 1938-1957

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Administrative / Biographical History

Professor of Sanskrit (appointed 1922); Director 1938-1957; author of 'A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages' (1966).

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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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Related Material

Personal papers held in SOAS Special Collections (MS 380817).

See SOAS/SPA/3/1, SOAS/SPA/3/2, SOAS/SPA/3/6, SOAS/SPA/3/12, SOAS/SPA/3/28, SOAS/SPA/3/30, SOAS/SPA/3/45, SOAS/SPA/3/49, SOAS/SPA/4/35, SOAS/SPA/4/59, SOAS/SPA/4/62