Spring Open Meeting

30 Jan | News, Past events,

Title: Spring Open Meeting
Location: Chancellor ‘s Suite at the  Hughes-Parry Hall, University of London, 19-26, Cartwright Gardens London WC1H 9EF.

FIBIS members and members of the public are all welcome. Admission Free.

Spring Open meeting timetable

10.00 – 13.00  Surgery. The ‘experts ‘ will try to answer your ‘brick-wall ‘ questions on Family History Research in British India.

14.00 – 15.00  “ Buccaneers of Empire – stories of an Indo-Chinese Trading Family in the 19th Century”, by Miles Macnair”

15.00 – 15.30  Break for Refreshments

15.30 – 16.30  “ For Allah created the English mad – the maddest of all mankind” (Rudyard Kipling 1898): British psychiatrists and their patients, treatments and hospitals in colonial India, by Mike Young

In between talks there will be refreshments and time for members to discuss matters of common interest. There will also be a bookstall selling FIBIS Guides and Fact Files, and other books on the history of British India.

Persons wishing to attend the Spring Open meeting should inform our Membership Secretary, Suzanne Webber on [email protected] by Sunday, 12th May at the latest so that the organizers know how many to cater for.

Start Time: 10:00
Date: 2013-05-25
End Time: 17:00