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Collection Level Description: Diaries of Thomas Edmondson Edwardson

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.r.210
Title: Diaries of Thomas Edmondson Edwardson
Dates of Creation: 1935-1942
Extent: 8 volumes
Name of Creator: Thomas Edmondson Edwardson

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Thomas Edmondson Edwardson, Conservator of Forests in Sierra Leone and officer in the Royal West African Frontier Force.

Scope and Content

Diaries of Edwardson as Conservator of Forests, Sierra Leone, and later as an officer in the Royal West African Frontier Force, 1935-1942.

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Listed as no. 1422 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

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Edwardson | Thomas Edmondson | fl 1935-1942 | Forester And Soldier, Colonial Africa


Foresters | Sierra Leone

Great Britain | Armed Forces | Officers

Royal West African Frontier Force

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