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Collection Level Description: Maps of the Cameroons belonging to Albert Francis B. Bridges

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.2136
Title: Maps of the Cameroons belonging to Albert Francis B. Bridges
Dates of Creation: 1940, 1945
Extent: 2 items
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

Resident's copy of a map of the Cameroons with road projects marked in ink (1940); map of Cameroons Plantations (1945).

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Listed as no. 1299 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

Maps | Cameroon

Plantations | Cameroon


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20 January 2012