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Collection Level Description: Official diary of Travelling Commissioners in Southern Nigeria

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.1991
Title: Official diary of Travelling Commissioners in Southern Nigeria
Dates of Creation: 1900-1903
Extent: 289 pp.
Name of Creator: W.G. Ambrose, J.H. Ewart, and W.R. Reeve-Tucker

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

W.G. Ambrose, J.H. Ewart, and W.R. Reeve-Tucker, three successive Travelling Commissioners in Southern Nigeria.

Scope and Content

Official diary of three successive Travelling Commissioners in Southern Nigeria, 1900-1903: by W.G. Ambrose (May-November 1900), J.H. Ewart (November 1900-November 1901), and W.R. Reeve-Tucker (December 1901-January 1903).

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Reproduction Restrictions

No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

Further Information

Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Listed as no. 1278 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Ambrose | W Gerald | fl 1900 | Travelling Commissioner in Southern Nigeria

Ewart | J H | fl 1900-1901 | Travelling Commissioner in Southern Nigeria

Reeve-Tucker | W R | fl 1901-1903 | Travelling Commissioner in Southern Nigeria

Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service

Diaries

Great Britain | Colonies | Nigeria, Southern


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