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Collection Level Description: Papers of Dr. Michael Gane

Reference: GB 0162 MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 549
Title: Papers of Dr. Michael Gane
Dates of Creation: 1956, 1970
Extent: 2 items

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Dr. Michael Gane (b 1927) was educated at Colyton Grammar School and Edinburgh University, and served as Assistant Conservator, Forests, Tanganyika, 1948-1962.

Scope and Content

Souvenir printed ephemera of Princess Margaret's visit to Tanganyika, 1956 and Fijian Independence, 1970.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were donated to the library by Dr. Gane, through the good offices of Charles Swaisland, in December 1995.

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Bodleian reader's ticket required.

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

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Access Points

Gane | Michael | b 1927 | Dr. | colonial forestry officer

Margaret | 1930-2002 | Princess, Countess of Snowdon

Visits of state | Tanzania

Fiji | History

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21 February 2012