The Road to Partition 1939-47
This board accompanies our document collection 'The Road to Partition 1939-47', where you can view and listen to audio recordings of key documents from the period: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/education/topics/the-road-to-partition.htm
The Road to Partition 1939-47
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Dividing libraries between Pakistan and India, at the time of Partition (1947).
National Libraries, History 1914, Libraries Dividers, Indian History, India Pakistan 1947 Partition, Dividers Book, Junk Bookshop, Book Places, 1947 Happen
Extracts from a military report on the Calcutta riots, 24 August 1946 Catalogue reference: WO 216/662 (Includes audio recording of document) Education | Education | Topics | The Road to Partition
Calcutta Riot, Including Audio, Partition, August 1946, Catalogue Reference, Military Reports, 216 662 Including, 1946 Catalogue, Audio Records
A Sikh man carrying his wife on his shoulders, migrating to Punjab after the partition of India, 1947. Photograph by Margaret Bourke-White These were dangerous times. But I feel like this picture captures my grandfather's migration with his first wife. I never met her, but I think I would have liked her.
Margaret Bourke Whit, Roots Heritage, Man Carrie, Sikh Man, History Of India
The Times reports in Lord Mountbatten's radio broadcast on partition, 4 June 1947 Catalogue reference: CAB 21/2038 (Includes audio recording of document) Education | Education | Topics | The Road to Partition
Lord Mountbatten, Including Audio, Mountbatten Radios, June 1947, 1947 Catalogue, Catalogue Reference, 21 2038 Including, Cab 21 2038, Audio Records
A map speculating on a possible division of India from the Daily Herald newspaper, 4 June 1947 Catalogue reference CAB 21/2038 Education | Education | Topics | The Road to Partition
1947 Editing, 4Th June, Maps Speculation, June 1947, 1947 Catalogue, Daily Heraldic, Speculation Maps, 21 2038 Education, Heraldic Newspaper
Photograph from the Manchester Guardian, 27 September 1947, "A crowd of Moslems at the old fort of Purana Kila outside Delhi." The Purana Qila (Old Fort) area had been converted into a vast camp for Muslim refugees waiting to be transported to Pakistan.
Muslim History, Colonial Life, Life India, Partition Pictures, Grampa Treasure, British Colonial, Purana Qila, Historical Pictures, Indo Pak Histroy
The Liberator, a Sikh newspaper published in India (New Delhi), 21 September 1947 Catalogue reference WO 208/3811 Includes an audio recording Education | Education | Topics | The Road to Partition
Newspaper Publishing, National Archives, Website'S, Partition 1939 47, 1947 Catalogue, Partition Pictures, Catalogue Reference, Audio Records, 208 3811 Including
Muhammad Ali Jinnah with Ghandi 1944 Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Happy Independence, India Mohandas, Muhammad Ali, India Independence, Ali Jinnah, Mohandas Gandhi, 1947 India, India Pak, Indian Independence
Muhammad Ali Jinnah - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 1947 partition archive | www.1947partitionarchive.org
Tilak Raj's story Violence forces Hindu families to scatter from 'Panjab 1947: A heart divided'
Force Hindu, Hindu Families
Reginald's story Christians leave the new Pakistan but find safety elusive from 'Panjab 1947: A heart divided'
Stories Christian, Christian Leaves
Jaswant's story A Sikh family flees Lahore for refuge in Bikaner from 'Panjab 1947: A heart divided'
Panjab 1947, Heart Dividers, Flee Lahore, Families Flee, Partition 1939 47, Partition Pictures, Sikh Families, Jaswant Stories
Mohammed's story An end to ordinary life for Muslims in a mixed village from Panjab 1947: A heart divided
"The Path shown by Bapu is the solution to the present problems". Mary I. Vanvahati/ GandhiServe, 7th class, S.N. Kansagara School, Rajkot, India. Prize winner in the running inter-school drawing competition "GANDHI AS I SEE HIM", Rajkot, India, 1991, organized by Gandhi Information Center, Germany
Manas: History and Politics of India