Allan Octavian Hume, C.B.

Allan Octavian Hume, C.B.  (1913) 
by William Wedderburn
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Allan Octavian Hume,C.B

"Father of the Indian National Congress"

1829 TO 1912

BY

Sir WILLIAM WEDDERBURN, Bart.



T. FISHER UNWIN

LONDON: ADELPHI TERRACE

LEIPSIC: INSELSTRASSE 20


First Published 1913


(All rights reserved.)

CONTENTS


  1. PAGE
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    1
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    3
  4. ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    6
  5. (A) 1849 TO 1867. DISTRICT OFFICER
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    7
  6. The Indian Mutiny
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    9
  7. Popular Education
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    15
  8. Police Reform
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    19
  9. "Abkaree"—"The wages of sin"
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    20
  10. "The Peoples Friend"
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    21
  11. Juvenile Reformatories
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    22
  12. (B) 1867 TO 1870. COMMISSIONER OF CUSTOMS
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    25
  13. An Agricultural Department
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    27
  14. (C) 1870 TO 1879. SECRETARY TO THE GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
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    32
  15. (D) 1879 TO 1882. REMOVAL FROM THE SECRETARIAT
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    35
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    39
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    46
  18. PAGE
  19. ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    47
  20. Early Organization, 1883
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    50
  21. First Session in 1885
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    57
  22. Aggressive Propaganda in India 1888
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    60
  23. Correspondence with Sir Auckland Colvin
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    66
  24. Indian Religious Devotees
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    78
  25. The Propaganda in England
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    84
  26. The Indian Parliamentary Committee
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    90
  27. The Journal "India"
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    96
  28. Public Meetings
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    98
  29. Support of Propaganda
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    100
  30. ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    102
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    103
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    137
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    148
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    163
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    168
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    177


This work was published before January 1, 1927, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.