Interview with Khorshed Mehta  [sound recording]

Material Information

Interview with Khorshed Mehta [sound recording]
Series Title:
India: A People Partitioned Oral Archive
Alternate Title:
Interview with Khorshed Italia [sound recording]
Italia; Khorshed (b 1922); née Mehta, voluntary worker
Whitehead; Andrew (fl 1974-2014); journalist and historian ( contributor )
Italia, Khorshed, 1922- ( contributor )
Whitehead, Andrew (Journalist) ( 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 -- National Capital Territory -- Delhi
ایشیا -- ہندوستان -- قومی دارالحکومت علاقہ -- دہلی
एशिया -- भारत -- राष्ट्रीय राजधानी क्षेत्र -- दिल्ली
এশিয়া -- ভারত -- জাতীয় রাজধানী অঞ্চল -- দিল্লি
ਏਸ਼ੀਆ -- ਭਾਰਤ -- ਰਾਸ਼ਟਰੀ ਰਾਜਧਾਨੀ ਪ੍ਰਦੇਸ਼ -- ਦਿੱਲੀ
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
Women ( LCSH )
Rape ( LCSH )
Rape victims ( LCSH )
Oral histories
Spatial Coverage:
Asia -- British Raj
28.61 x 77.23


Khorshed Mehta interviewed about rape victims during Partition; Delhi riots. ( en )
General Note:
Biographical history: Khorshed Italia (née Mehta) was a born 8th August 1922 to a Parsi family. She worked for two months in the summer of 1947 as a voluntary welfare worker with abused and displaced women in Delhi.
General Note:
Interview by Andrew Whitehead at Khorshed Mehta's home 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: Duration: 00:35:59
General Note:
Recording no.: 38
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Date of Interview: 18 January 1997
General Note:
Audio datafile digitised from original recording on cassette tape. Original: OA3 Tape 31, Side A + B
General Note:
Related material: 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:
Interviewee asked that her maiden name 'Khorshed Mehta' be used in broadcast.
General Note:
Order with this reference: OA3, India: A People Partitioned, DVDs & CDs, Box 4
General Note:
VIAF (name authority) : Whitehead, Andrew (Journalist) : URI

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 )
OA3/01/07/03 ( CALM Reference number )


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