Various printed papers concerning the 4th Earl of Minto relating to the Army Department. Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Level of Description


  • 1905-1910. (Creation)


  • 172 Leaves (Whole)



  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    172 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows. (i) Annual summaries of the 4th Earl of Minto's administration, Department of Military Supply, 1905-June 1908 (folio 1); (ii) Annual summaries of principal events and measures, June 1906-May 1909 (folio 29); (iii) ‘Imperial Gazetteer, India’, volume iv, chapter xi, Army, 1905 (folio 51); (iv) Notes on establishments, 1907 (folio 86); (v) Progress report, number 3, on the preparation of the army in India for war, and the redistribution scheme, 1908 (folio 98); (vi) Annual report on Imperial Service Troops, 1909-1910 (folio 112); (vii) Explanatory note by the Chief of Staff on the formation of a General Staff in India, 1910 (folio 150); (viii) Memorandum on the Indian contribution to the cost of her naval defence, 1907 (folio 169).