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Collection Level Description: Papers of E. James Coode

Reference: MSS. Pac. s. 112
Title: Papers of E. James Coode
Dates of Creation: 1928-1979
Extent: 2 boxes

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

E.James Coode, OBE (fl 1918-1979) worked as an administrative officer in the Gilbert and Ellice Islands, 1940-1943 and Fiji, 1943-1959. From 1959-1965 he served as British Commissioner and Consul, Tonga.

Scope and Content

Reports, memoranda, letters and diaries, 1928-1979 relating to service in the Gilbert and Ellice Islands, 1940-1943, Fiji, 1943-1959 and Tonga, 1959-1965, and after retirement.

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No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

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Finding Aids

Listed as no. 758 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Coode | E. James | b 1918 | colonial administrator

Great Britain | Colonies | Fiji | Administration

Great Britain | Colonies | Tonga | Administration

Great Britain | Colonies | Tuvalu | Administration

Great Britain | Colonies | Kiribati | Administration

Fiji | History | 20th century

Tonga | History | 20th century

Tuvalu | History | 20th century

Kiribati | History | 20th century


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