Alexander David N. Bain, geologist in Nigeria.
Reports and memoranda on water supply, as geologist in Nigeria (1931-1938); extracts from informal diary (1923-1929, 1939-1940); letters home (1926-1938); maps of Nigeria; letters from Bain's wife, Rena (1931-1937).
Deposited with the Oxford Development Records Project.Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was transferred to the library from the Oxford Development Records Project.Access Conditions
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No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.
The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.
Listed as no. 1283 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
Bain | Alexander David Neal | fl 1926-1940 | Geologist
Bain | Rena | fl 1926-1940 | wife of geologist Alexander Bain
Geologists | Nigeria
Water-supply | Nigeria
Nigeria | Description and travel