Recordings at Gopalpur, Bangladesh (1) [sound recording]

Scope and Content

Recordings and short interviews conducted in Gopalpur, Bangladesh. Include interview with Haradum Majumdar, a Hindu and witness to Direct Action Day/Great Calcutta Killings. Subjects: Direct Action Day/Great Calcutta Killings; Noakhali riots.

Access Information

MP3 audio file can be accessed on DVD-R in Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library. Users must bring their own headphones and computer to consult material.


Archivist's Note


Conditions Governing Use

The recording is available for consultation without restriction, and short extracts (up to 200 words) can be published with an appropriate acknowledgement. Any publication of longer extracts or use of interviews for broadcast requires the prior written permission of Andrew Whitehead.

Copyright held by Andrew Whitehead

Custodial History

Recordings conducted by Andrew Whitehead

Related Material

Partial transcript and notes compiled by Andrew Whitehead available at SOAS Library. Reference: OA3/02/01

Location of Originals

MP3 audio datafile digitised from original recording on cassette tape. Original: OA3 Tape 66, Side B


Research for broadcast of the BBC World Service radio series 'India: A People Partitioned' (1997)