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Collection Level Description: Diaries of J. Ford

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.358-363
Title: Diaries of J. Ford
Dates of Creation: 1921-1924, 1926
Extent: 3 albums
Name of Creator: J. Ford

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

J. Ford, surveyor in Tanganyika.

Scope and Content

Five diaries as surveyor in Tanganyika (1921-1924, April-May 1926), with 3 albums of photographs

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Listed as no. 509 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

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Ford | J | fl 1921-1926 | surveyor in Tanganyika

Surveyors | Tanganyika


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