Urdu illuminated address.

Scope and Content

Urdu illuminated address.

An illuminated address presented to Judge George Henry Barclay Henderson, known as Sahib Bahadur of Shahjahanpur, India, upon his retirement, fols. 1-4.

Remaining folios: Panegyric poems in his honour, presented to him by Azizriddin (f6a), Muhammad 'Abd al-Rahim Khan, Deputy Commissioner ('Wakil 'Adalat Diwani') (f.7b) and other notaries of the city (ff.9a and b).

Foliated with notes on 23 October 1970.

Administrative / Biographical History

Judge George Henry Barclay Henderson, given the honourific title of Sahib Bahadur of Shahjahanpur in India, was honoured with a civic function on his retirement.


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Call number used to be msPK2097.A3-B2

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Archivist's Note

Description compiled by Maia Sheridan, Archives Hub project archivist, based on material from the Manuscripts Database.

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