Sir Jadunath Sarkar Collection
(1870-1958) was a leading historian, specialising in the Mughal period. His collection contains some 2500 rare
items, including books, periodicals, pamphlets, off-prints from journals,
manuscripts, photocopies of manuscripts and maps. The books are on history,
mainly Mughal and British history. Major works on
Shivaji and the Marathas, the Rajput
kingdoms and the Revolt of 1857 are part of the collection.