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Collection Level Description: Papers of Henry S. Blunt

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.1692
Title: Papers of Henry S. Blunt
Dates of Creation: 1908-1975
Extent: 3 boxes
Name of Creator: Henry S. Blunt

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Henry S. Blunt, worked for the Forestry Department in Sudan.

Scope and Content

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, notes and statistics of production of timber and gum in the Sudan (1908-1931), relating to service in the Forestry Department, Sudan; correspondence and notes on forestry in England with texts of speeches (1919-1975).

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

Listed as no. 1051 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Blunt | Henry S | fl 1908-1975 | member of the Forestry Department in Sudan

Forests and forestry | England

Forests and forestry | Sudan

Forest productivity | Sudan

Gums and resins | Sudan

Sudan | Officials and employees


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