Papers of Sir Jervoise Athelstane Banes and Philip Edward Percival

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      GB 161 Dep. b. 141-7, b. 191-7, c. 283-92, d. 231-6, e. 88-91
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Scope and Content

The papers include correspondence, memoranda, reports, press cuttings and photographs.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Jervoise Athelstane Baines (1847-1925) and his son-in-law, Philip Edward Percival (1872-1939), were both of the Indian Civil Service. Details are given in Who Was Who.

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Acquisition Information

The papers were deposited in the Library in 1967.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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