Interview with Shingara Singh [sound recording]

Material Information

Interview with Shingara Singh [sound recording]
Series Title:
India: A People Partitioned Oral Archive
Singh; Shingara (fl 1919-1997); landowner
Whitehead; Andrew (fl 1974-2014); journalist and historian ( contributor )
Shingara Singh, fl. 1919-1997 ( 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 -- Punjab
Asia -- Pakistan -- Punjab
ایشیا -- ہندوستان -- پنجاب
एशिया -- भारत -- पंजाब
এশিয়া -- ভারত -- পাঞ্জাব
ਏਸ਼ੀਆ -- ਭਾਰਤ -- ਪੰਜਾਬ
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
Islamophobia ( LCSH )
Oral histories
Spatial Coverage:
Asia -- British Raj
31.604722 x 74.573056


Shingara Singh interviewed about anti-Muslim violence in Punjab during Partition. ( en )
General Note:
Biographical history: Shingara Singh a Jat Sikh was from Sultanwind, near Amritsar. In the build up to Partition he was involved in murder of Muslims in Amritsar. He was jailed for about two weeks in Lahore but released following Independence. His family owns farmland near village of Rampura.
General Note:
Interview by Andrew Whitehead in field near village of Rampura, 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.
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Duration: Duration: 00:18:29
General Note:
Recording no.: 75
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Date of Interview: 19 March 1997
General Note:
Audio datafile digitised from original recording on cassette tape. Original: OA3 Tape 48, Side A
General Note:
Related material: Partial transcript and notes compiled by Andrew Whitehead available at SOAS Library. Reference: OA3/02/01
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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
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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 )
OA3/01/10/17 ( CALM Reference number )


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