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Collection Level Description: Papers of George C. Gillan

Reference: GB 0162 MSS. Pac. s. 102
Title: Papers of George C. Gillan
Dates of Creation: 1904-1950
Extent: 1 box

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

George C. Gillan (fl 1906-1924) served as Treasurer in Sarawak, 1907-1924.

Scope and Content

Letter from government officers upon his retirement as Treasurer of Sarawak, 1924; Sarawak racing programmes, 1904-1924; photographs relating to a service in Sarawak; dedication of a Sarawak World War II memorial window and tablet at Sheepstor, 1950.

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Bodleian reader's ticket required.

Reproduction Restrictions

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

Further Information

Finding Aids

Listed as no. 685 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Related Units of Description

Letters, 1906-1920; copy of the Sarawak Gazette, 1st September 1924 (ref. MSS. Ind. Ocn. s. 119); letters from Sir Charles Vyner Brooke, 1906-1930 (ref. Ind. Ocn. s. 113); letter relating to Sarawak affairs, 1947 (ref. MSS. Pac. r. 9).

Access Points

Gillan | George C. | fl 1906-1924 | colonial official

Great Britain | Colonies | Administration

Sarawak | History | 20th century

World War, 1939-1945 | Sarawak

Horse racing | Sarawak | History


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