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Collection Level Description: Farewell letters to Albert Francis B. Bridges

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.1965
Title: Farewell letters to Albert Francis B. Bridges
Dates of Creation: 1934-1951
Extent: 6 ff.
Name of Creator: Albert Francis B. Bridges

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Albert Francis B. Bridges, Colonial Administrator in Nigeria.

Scope and Content

Farewell letters written by Chiefs and staff to Bridges when he left various stations in Nigeria as an Administrative Officer, and after his retirement (1934-1951).

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Listed as no. 1298 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Bridges | Albert Francis B | fl 1921-1949 | Colonial Administrator

Farewells

Colonial administrators | Nigeria

Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service

Nigeria | Officials and employees


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