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Yvonne Fox was the wife of S.A. (Richard) Fox, who served as a cadet, Gold Coast, from 1939, then Assistant District Officer, from 1941, District Officer, Northern Rhodesia, from 1946, and Administrative Officer, Northern Nigeria, from 1956.
The Years Between, a typescript memoir dealing with her family, social and religious life, and with her later work as a teacher training college lecturer, covering the period 1945-1960; Bawku, carbon copy of a typescript memoir relating to period in the Gold Coast from 1939.
The papers were donated to the library in  through the Oxford Development Records Project.Access Conditions
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Listed as no. 807 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).Related Units of Description
Three typescript chapters of memoirs on life in the Northern Territories of the Gold Coast, [c1930s?] (ref. MSS. Afr. s. 2003).
Fox | Yvonne | fl 1939-1960 | wife of S.A. Fox, colonial administrator
Great Britain | Colonies | Nigeria | Administration
Great Britain | Colonies | Zambia | Administration
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Zambia | History | 1924-1953
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Colonial administrators' wives | Great Britain | Biography