Note on sources
During my research, I spoke with several interviewees who preferred to remain anonymous. I was also allowed to see material that is not open to public access. I have cited information gained from these interviews and this material as ‘private information’ or ‘private collection’. The private collection cited has no connection with any person named in the text.
Cambridge University South Asian Archive
Darling (M. L.) Papers
Derrick-Jehu and Somerset Papers
Hudson (H. B.) Papers
Taylor (S. G.) Memoirs
India Office Library, British Library (London)
India Office Records (IOR)
Mss Eur A 221 (Jenkins Papers)
Mss Eur C 645 (Jenkins-Abbott Correspondence)
Mss Eur D 718 (Christie Diary)
Mss Eur D 807 (Jenkins Papers)
Mss Eur F 164 (Mudie Papers)
Mss Eur Photo Eur 279 (Zafrullah Khan Memoirs)
Mss Eur R 150 (Beaumont Interview)
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives (King’s College London) (LHA)
National Archives of the United Kingdom (Kew) (TNA)
Rhodes House Library (Oxford University)
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Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (New Delhi) (NMML)
All India Congress Committee Papers
Hindu Mahasabha Papers
Mahajan (M. C.) Papers
Nehru (Rameshwari) Papers
National Archives of India (New Delhi) (NAI)
Ministry of External Affairs [MEA] and Commonwealth Relations
OS (I, III, V) 1947, 1948
Pakistan (I) 1948
Ministry of Home Affairs
RHB 1949, 1950
Political Department/Ministry of States
IA (States) 1947
K 1948, 1951, 1952
Prasad (Rajendra) Papers
National Archives of Pakistan (Islamabad)
S-415: Police Abstract of Intelligence 1947
Punjab Provincial Archives (Lahore) (PPA)
Civil Defence 1951
Food Supplies 1948, 1949, 1951
Home/Gazette 1947, 1950, 1951
Home/General 1947, 1950, 1952, 1954, 1955
Home/Judicial and Jails 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950
Home/Passport 1947, 1949
Home/Police 1947, 1951
Home/Police and Military 1948
Industries 1947, 1951
Judicial and Jails 1951
Medical 1949, 1950, 1951
Passport 1949, 1951
Public (Health) 1949
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