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Columbia University Libraries' has published a list of collections at Columbia and around the world relevant to South and Southeast Asian Studies.
Caste, Ambedkar, and Contemporary India
This exhibit complements the conference, "Caste and Contemporary India," taking place on October 16th and 17th, 2009, at Columbia University in honor of alumnus Dr. B. R. Ambedkar.
Indian Princely State Legal Documents Collection
These are manuscripts and typescript documents of 34 different princely states that existed as distinct political entities in pre-independence India. Although the majority of these states were tiny principalities in western India (primarily in what is now Rajasthan), some (e.g., Hyderabad) were located in other regions of India and represented major powers in the region at that time.