Transcription from The Diaries of Joseph Stephens 1860-1863

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Ingemar Gunnarsson - Linnaeus University, School of Cultural Sciences orcid

Research principal

Linnaeus University - School of Cultural Sciences rorId


The material consists of transcriptions, including analyses and references, within the historical research study "A Scandinavian Railway Contractor in India 1860-1869".

Transcriptions, including analyses and references in pdf format.

The original documents are stored at Linnaeus University, Växjö, The Huseby Archives, "Joseph Stephens tid i Indien"

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Method and outcome

Unit of analysis

Time period(s) investigated

1860-01-01 – 1861-12-31

1862-01-01 – 1863-12-31

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Data collection 1

  • Mode of collection: Transcription
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 2013-01-02 – 2013-02-27
  • Source of the data: Communications

Data collection 2

  • Mode of collection: Transcription
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 2013-05-16 – 2013-11-18
  • Source of the data: Communications
Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: India

Administrative information

Responsible department/unit

School of Cultural Sciences

Topic and keywords

Research area

History (CESSDA Topic Classification)

Society and culture (CESSDA Topic Classification)

Humanities and the arts (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)

Language and linguistics (CESSDA Topic Classification)


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Lagrosen, S., & Roy, A. (2020). Entrepreneurial relationship marketing in 19th century India - The case of railway contractor Joseph Stephens. Business History, 1–16.
URN: urn:nbn:se:lnu:diva-98378

Gunnarsson, Ingemar. (2017). En skandinavisk järnvägskontraktör i Indien på 1860-talet: från lärling till ingenjör. I Huseby i världen. Linnéuniversitetet

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Published: 2017-11-07
Last updated: 2024-05-21