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Collection Level Description: Brands directory and correspondence to John Wallace Eames (microfilm)

Reference: GB 0162 Micr.Afr.584
Title: Brands directory and correspondence to John Wallace Eames (microfilm)
Dates of Creation: 1913-1914, 1931-1933
Extent: 1 part reel
Name of Creator: John Wallace Eames

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

John Wallace Eames, settler and farmer in the Solai Valley, Kenya.

Scope and Content

Brands directory, 1913-1914, and coffee brokers' correspondence, 1931-1933, to Eames as settler and farmer in the Solai Valley. Microfilm.

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Bodleian reader's ticket required.

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

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

Listed as no. 969 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Eames | John Wallace | fl 1911-1930 | settler in Kenya

Pioneers | Kenya

Farm management | Records and correspondence

Solai (Kenya)


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