COLLECTION 0039: Pandita Ramabai Microfiche and Microfilm Collection, 1858-1922

Fuller Seminary Archives and Special Collections

Interlibrary loan not available.

Microfilm/Microfiche acquired in 2003. Microfilmed by Schnappsburg University Press (2001).

The archive of Pandita Ramabai is located in Kedgaon, India, on the Ramabai Mukti Mission compound.


The microfiche edition (910 fiche) of this collection includes unpublished letters, photographs, periodicals, and copies of 249 books that were in her library and the Ramabai Mukti Mission. The collection also includes 6 rolls of microfilm, the records from the Ramabai Association, the US funding base for Ramabai’s work in the early years. It is mostly correspondence including letters from Ramabai and from her daughter Manorama, with some accounts and other miscellaneous matters. The bulk are from 1887 (roll 1) through 1904 (roll 6). There are a few items from 1908 to 1911 including Psalm 1-4 and Matthew 1 with parsing and interlinear translations, possibly Ramabai’s work.