Interview with Shantanu Ray (1) [sound recording]

Material Information

Interview with Shantanu Ray (1) [sound recording]
Series Title:
India: A People Partitioned Oral Archive
Shantanu Ray (fl 1946-1996); brother of Siddhartha Shankar Ray
Awasthi; Anuradha (fl 1996-2007); researcher and interviewer ( contributor )
Ray, Shantanu, fl. 1946-1996 ( contributor )
Awasthi, Anuradha, fl. 1996-2007 ( contributor )
Publication Date:
Copyright Date:
© 2018 Andrew Whitehead and the interviewee(s). All rights reserved. Used here with permission.


Subjects / Keywords:
ایشیا -- برطانوی راج
एशिया -- ब्रिटिश राज
ਏਸ਼ੀਆ -- ਬਰਤਾਨਵੀ ਰਾਜ
এশিয়া -- ব্রিটিশ ভারত
Asia -- India -- West Bengal -- Kolkata -- Kolkata
ایشیا -- ہندوستان -- مغربی بنگال -- کولکتہ -- کولکتہ
एशिया -- भारत -- पश्चिम बंगाल -- कोलकाता -- कोलकाता
এশিয়া -- ভারত -- পশ্চিমবঙ্গ -- কলকাতা
ਏਸ਼ੀਆ -- ਭਾਰਤ -- ਪੱਛਮੀ ਬੰਗਾਲ -- ਕੋਲਕਾਤਾ
Partition of India (1947) ( LCSH )
Pakistan -- History -- Partition (1947) ( LCSH )
India-Pakistan Conflict, 1947-1949 ( LCSH )
India-Pakistan Conflict, 1947-1949 -- Oral histories ( LCSH )
تقسیم ہند (1947)
ভারত বিভাজন (1947)
भारत का विभाजन (1947)
ਭਾਰਤ ਦੀ ਵੰਡ (1947)
(1947) ہندستان دی ونڈ
Gándhí, Mahátma, 1869-1948 ( LCNAF )
महात्मा गांधी, 1869-1948
ਮਹਾਤਮਾ ਗਾਂਧੀ, 1869-1948
گاندھی, 1948-1869
Direct Action Day (16 August 1946)
یوم راست اقدام (16 اگست 1946)
कलकत्ता दंगा (16 अगस्त 1946)
Oral histories
Spatial Coverage:
Asia -- British Raj
22.5726 x 88.3639


Shantanu Ray interviewed about Direct Action Day/Great Calcutta Killings; Mahatma Gandhi ( en )
General Note:
Biographical history: Shantanu Ray, grandson of Chittaranjan Das, the first Mayor of Calcutta and brother of S.S. Ray, a Bengali politician belonging to the Indian National Congress. Shantanu Ray was in Calcutta in August 1946.
General Note:
Interview by Anuradha Awasthi in Delhi, India
General Note:
Conditions governing reproduction: The recording is available for consultation without restriction, and short extracts (up to 50 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.
General Note:
Duration: 00:14:18
General Note:
Recording no.: 15
General Note:
Date of Interview: 5 July 1996
General Note:
Audio datafile digitised from original recording on cassette tape. Original: OA3 Tape 12, Side A
General Note:
Partial transcript and notes compiled by Andrew Whitehead available at SOAS Library. Reference: OA3/02/01
General Note:
Publication note: Research for broadcast of the BBC World Service radio series 'India: A People Partitioned' (1997)
General Note:
Order with this reference: OA3, India: A People Partitioned, DVDs & CDs, Box 4

Record Information

Source Institution:
SOAS University of London
Holding Location:
Special Collections
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
OA3, India: A People Partitioned, DVDs & CDs, Box 4 ( Order with reference )
OA3/01/03/05 ( CALM Reference number )


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