Internal finding aid:
All files are filmed with their file names
External finding aids:
A printed guide, an EAD finding aid
Organization of the print
For the present publication, the material has been arranged in seven groups, in a roughly chronological sequence.
BIB-1 The British Conquest, 1827-1905
BIB-2 Gazetteers and Handbooks, 1879-1944
BIB-3 Military Reports and Routebooks 1903-1945
BIB-4 Boundaries, Reports and Examinations, 1892-1936
BIB-5 Reports on Districts and States, 1868-1936
Within these groups the following information is provided for each item:
print title, author/issuing body, publication details, security classification etc
number of pages or folios
OIOC reference number
original Political and Secret Department file title and registry reference, with additional summary of contents where appropriate; covering dates; number of pages or folios.