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Collection Level Description: Reminiscences of Diana Bridges

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.1634
Title: Reminiscences of Diana Bridges
Dates of Creation: 1978
Extent: 100 ff.
Name of Creator: Diana Bridges

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Diana Bridges, wife of a member of the Nigerian Colonial Service.

Scope and Content

"Black and white notes": reminiscences of life as the wife of a member of the Nigerian Colonial Service, 1927-1949. Typescript, 1978.

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Bodleian reader's ticket required.

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

Listed as no. 1300 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Bridges | Diana | fl 1927-1949 | wife of a member of the Nigerian Colonial Service

Reminiscences

Great Britain | Colonies | Nigeria

Nigeria | Description and travel


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