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Collection Level Description: Papers of Thomas Nelson Goddard

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Brit.Emp.s.483
Title: Papers of Thomas Nelson Goddard
Dates of Creation: 1914-1933
Extent: 2 boxes
Name of Creator: Thomas Nelson Goddard

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Thomas Nelson Goddard (born 1889), Colonial Administrator in the Falkland Islands and Sierra Leone.

Scope and Content

Correspondence, letters home, press cuttings, photographs, etc., relating to service in the Falkland Islands, 1914-1920, and in Sierra Leone, 1920-1933.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Deposited with the Oxford Development Records Project.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was transferred to the library from the Oxford Development Records Project.

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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.

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Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Listed as no. 1423 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Goddard | Thomas Nelson | b 1889 | Colonial Administrator Falkland Islands Sierra Leone

Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service

Colonial administrators | Correspondence

Falkland Islands | Description and travel

Sierra Leone | Description and travel

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24 January 2012