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Regional Archives, Varanasi

Regional Archives at Varanasi was established in the year 1976. The total holdings are 48.60 linear meters a shelf. These comprise records of Commissioner's office, Varanasi & the Collectorate records of Jounpur, Varanasi, Balia and Ghazipur.

Total Holdings:
1.
Files 6965
2.
Volumes 78
3.
Private papers 1139
4.
Books 410
5.
Gazetteers 75
Total Linear Shelf Space is 48.60 Linear meters.

Record Holdings of Regional Archives, Varanasi

The total holdings are 48.60 linear meters on shelf. These records comprise of Commissioner's office , Varanasi, Collector's offices of Varanasi, Jaunpur, Gazipur, and Ballia.

Commissioner, Varanasi

Different Department Records

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1901-1929

Miscellaneous Records

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1876-1918

Agency Records

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1906-1960

 

Collectorate, Varanasi

Different Department Records

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1880-1950

 

Collectorate, Jaunpur

Pre-Mutiny Records

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1846-1857

 

Collectorate, Gazipur

English Records

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1859-1930

 

Collectorate, Ballia

English Records

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1911-1945

Private Archives

The Private Archives collected at the Regional Archives throw light on personal, political and cultural activities of eminent peersons like Dr. Sampurnanand, Sri Prakash, Maithili Sharan Gupta, Kamta Prasad Vidhyarthi, Rai Krishnadas, Munshi Premchand, Madan Mohan Malviya etc.

Oral Archives

Reminiscenses of some freedom fighters regarding their activities connected with the national struggle for freedom have also been recorded.

Record Holdings of Regional Archives, Varanasi

Name of Department
Period
No. of files/Volumes
Varanasi Division Different department Records
1901-1929
1983
Varanasi Collectorate (Miscellaneous records)
1876-1923
1650
Varanasi Collectorate department Records
1880-1923
308
Varanasi Collectorate department Records
1893-1915
351
Varanasi Collectorate department Records
1901-1927
256
Varanasi Collectorate department Records
1913-1923
243
Varanasi Collectorate Records (Banaras State)
1910-1950
152
Varanasi Collectorate Records (Immigration)
1893-1910
70 Volumes
Varanasi Collectorate Records (Criminal)
1930-1931
296
Varanasi division Records (Agency)
1906-1947
197
Varanasi division Records (Agency)
1925-1958
207
Varanasi division Records (Agency)
1921-1960
120
Jaunpur Collectorate (Pre-Mutiny records)
1787-1880
08 Volumes
Collectorate Ballia Records
1911-1921
49
Collectorate Ballia Records
1921-1929
21
Collectorate Ballia Records
1933-1945
143
Collectorate Ghazipur Records
1839-1937
418
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Total no. of files - 6965
Total no. of Volumes - 78
 
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