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Collection Level Description: Letters from Annie Barnett

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.1745
Title: Letters from Annie Barnett
Dates of Creation: 1902-1904
Extent: 5 volumes
Name of Creator: Annie Barnett

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Annie Barnett (nee Beeching) was the wife of Percy Arthur Barnett (1858-1941). Between 1902 and 1904, Percy Arthur Barnett was Superintendent of Education in Natal and a member of the Civil Service Board of Natal and the Council of the [University of Cape Colony].

Scope and Content

Annie Barnett's letters home, in diary form, from Natal and Cape Colony, as wife of Percy Arthur Barnett, 1902-1904, with photographs inserted.

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Listed as no. 1193 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

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Barnett | Annie | d 1941 | nee Beeching, wife of Percy Arthur Barnett

Barnett | Percy Arthur | 1858-1941 | Chief Inspector of Training of Teachers


Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) | Description and travel

Kwazulu-Natal (South Africa) | Description and travel

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