Bowe Collection

Scope and Content

The collection consists of two video cassettes.

Administrative / Biographical History

Collection of cine films showing various aspects of family life and leisure activities of the Bowe family and friends during their time in India.

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mrs M. Bowe.

Other Finding Aids

Descriptive list. Subject source lists and databases are also available.

Alternative Form Available

No known copies.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Video cassettes.

Archivist's Note

Fonds level description compiled by Jaqui Adams May 2009.

Custodial History

Donated to the University of Dundee for the Bengal Project. This project was initiated by the History Department in 1993, with the purpose of providing a picture of the lives of Scottish people employed in India prior to the 1960’s, by inviting those with any relevant material to donate the material to the University.


None expected.

Related Material

MS 285 – 290 and MS 292 – 298, Bengal Project.

Location of Originals

Originals returned to depositor.


Personal Names

Geographical Names