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Lord Minto in India

life and letters of Gilbert Elliot, first earl of Minto from 1807 to 1814 while governor-general of India, being a sequel to his "Life and letters" published in 1874

by Gilbert Elliot Earl of Minto

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Published by Longmans, Green in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- India

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statemented. by the Countess of Minto.
    ContributionsMinto, Emma Eleanor Elizabeth (Hislop) Elliott-Murray-Kynynmound, countess of, d. 1882.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS475.5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 403 p. :
    Number of Pages403
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21879376M
    LC Control Number01011155

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    ADVERTISEMENTS: Read this article to learn about the Morley-Minto reforms in India! The Morley-Minto Reforms, so named after Morley, the secretary of state, and Minto, the viceroy at that time, were preceded by two important events. In October , a group of Muslim elites called the Shimla Deputation, led by the Agha Khan, met [ ].   Lord and Lady Minto were both keen sports enthusiasts, and together founded the Minto Skating Club in Ottawa. In , Lord Minto was appointed Viceroy and Governor-General of India (thus following in the footsteps of his great-grandfather, the first Lord Minto).

    Get this from a library! The Indian papers of the 4th Earl of Minto.. [Gilbert John Murray Kynynmond Elliot Minto, Earl of; William Gould; Microform Academic Publishers,; National Library of Scotland,] -- "The papers of Gilbert John Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, the 4th Earl of Minto, (), Viceroy of India between and , cover a period of dramatic and . A Dip into the Journals of Mary, 4 th Countess of Minto By William Cross, FSA Scot. With thanks to Monty Dart. Mary Caroline Grey, , 4 th Countess of Minto Born: 13 November Died: 14 July This brief note on the Countess of Minto’s Journals/ diaries is based on two days research (24th /25 th May ) at the National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts .


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Lord Minto in India; life and letters of Gilbert Elliot, first Earl of Minto from towhile Governor-General of India, being a sequel to his "Life and letters" published in Edited by the Countess of Minto by Minto, Gilbert Elliot, Earl of, ; Minto, Emma Eleanor Elizabeth (Hislop) Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, Countess of, d Pages: Lord Minto was appointed the Viceroy of India in the year after the resignation of Lord Curzon and served office till He was the 4th Earl of Minto and the grandson of the first Lord Minto, who was appointed the Governor General of India from The period when Minto succeeded Lord Curzon, India was experiencing crisis.

Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 1st earl of Minto, governor-general of India (–13) who successfully restrained the French in the East Indies.

Gilbert and his brother Hugh studied in Paris under the supervision of the philosopher David Hume, then secretary to the British embassy. Returning to. Book from the Archaeological Survey of India Central Archaeological Library, New Delhi.

Book Number: Book Title: Lord Minto in India Book Author: Minto Book Language: English. Lord Minto and his wife were very much loved and respected in India and Lord Minto solved great problems prevailing at that time in India. There was a conflict between Indian Viceroy - Lord Curzon and his Commander in Chief Field Marshall Kitchener culminating the Cited by: 6.

India, Minto and Morley. By Mary, Countess of Minto. (Macmillan. • 21s.) • •. PHs been book's importance has immediately recognized, and it his played a part, in the Spectacular conversion of Conservatives to the Government propoSals for India.

John Buchan's earlier book on Lard Minto revealed that it was not John Morley, the. Besides the details of Lord Minto's career and activities, the book also provides full background information on a wide range of relevant subjects, including the governance and finances of Lord Minto in India book East India Company, the various polities of the Indian subcontinent and neighbouring regions, and the political situation in Britain and Europe.

lord minto in india.* ANGLO-INDIANS, who usually know at least the traditional out- line of the history of British India, think of Sir Gilbert Elliot, Lord Minto, as a second-rate Governor-General, who never made great mistakes, and who did one brilliant thing, the ex- pulsion of all European flags from Asiatic waters, but who was in no way a.

The people she met, the sights she saw and wrote of from her ringside position are part of all our histories most deliciously described in her journal. Even Lord Kitchener, stiff image on a poster, comes to improbable life playing parlor games at Simla and winning, to general hilarity, a baby elephant at the Minto Fete.

A fascinating biography of Lord Minto once governor of Canada and Viceroy of India. Written by John Buchan from original letters and documents.

Preview this book». British India Lord Minto as Governor General (). Click on the image for a larger view. Wellesley resigned as Governor General of India in and was replaced by Lord Minto ().

Minto did not find life as quiet as might have been expected following Wellesley's exploits. Besides the details of Lord Minto's career and activities, the book also provides full background information on a wide range of relevant subjects, including the governance and finances of the East India Company,the various polities of the Indian subcontinent and neighbouring regions, and the political situation in Britain and Europe.5/5(1).

-- Appendix XII: Address by Muslims to Lord Minto,and Reply thereto-- Appendix XIII: Allocation of Seats under the Government of India Act,for the Lower House in each Provincial Legislature-- Appendix XIV: Allocation of Seats under the Government of India Act,for the Upper House in each Provincial Legislature.

Indian National Movement | Pakistan Studies Solved MCQs Part-II Check Also: Indian National Movement | Pakistan Affairs Solved MCQs For Competitive Exams Part-I The prime minister of Britain at the time of India’s independence was: (a) Clement Attlee (b) Winston Churchil (c) Lord Mountabatton (d) Ramsay McDonald Answer: a General Dyer who was responsible [ ].

Lord Mountbatten was the last Viceroy and the first Governor-General of free India. The partition of India was decided by the June 3rd Plan, and the Indian Independence Act,was passed, which made India an independent nation on 15 Augustand Author: Arthi g. Nov 7, - The Begum Of Bhophal And Lord Minto, Viceroy Of India By Rohit SOnkiya.

Nov 7, - The Begum Of Bhophal And Lord Minto, Viceroy Of India By Rohit SOnkiya The link includes pictures from inside the book. The days of the Raj in India you sat back and were waited upon by servants while you drank your nimboo-pani. Lord Minto, however, felt that the rank and estimation of the Government of India had been compromised, within the sphere of its influence, by the mission of Sir Harford Jones from the Crown, and that it was necessary to restore it to the eminence it had previously enjoyed.

He considered it among the first of. Page Lord Minto is show here in a patriotic real-photo postcard published by the Aristophot Co. of London, during Minto’s tenure as Viceroy of India. After his retirement, Lord Minto returned to his ancestral home, Minto House (below, left), which was located in Roxburghshire, in the County of Roxburgh, Scotland.

Lord Curzon, in full George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquess Curzon, also called (–) Baron Curzon of Kedleston or (–21) Earl Curzon of Kedleston, (born JanuKedleston Hall, Derbyshire, England—died MaLondon), British statesman, viceroy of India (–), and foreign secretary (–24) who during his terms in office.

Lord Minto and Indian nationalism, by Pardaman Singh (Book) Life and letters of Sir Gilbert Elliot, first earl of Minto, from towhen his public life in Europe was closed by his appointment to the Vice-Royalty of India by Gilbert Elliot Minto () Vicereine: the Indian journal of Mary Minto by Mary Caroline Minto (Book.

Lord Minto and Indian nationalism, Allahabad: Chugh Publications, (OCoLC) Named Person: Gilbert John Murray Kynynmond Elliot Minto, Earl of; Gilbert John Murray Kynynmond Elliot Minto, Earl of; Gilbert John Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound Minto, 4th Earl of: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Pardaman Singh.

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