George Bartholomew was employed in Nigeria, 1906- as clerk and trade assistant by the African Association Limited (of Liverpool), and was in charge of Abonnema trading station, Nigeria, for The African Traders Co. Ltd., [c1916-1921?].
Papers, 1906-1921, including contract, correspondence and two passenger lists; typescript translation of the private wartime diary of Lieut. Nothnagel, 30th July-27th September 1914, [Central Africa, [mainly?] Cameroon].
The papers were donated to the library by Ian Bartholomew (nephew) in December 1992.Access Conditions
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Bartholomew | George | fl 1906-1921 | trader
World War, 1914-1918 | Africa, Central
Commerce | Nigeria | History