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Collection Level Description: Papers of Alice Hammond

Reference: GB 0162 MSS. Afr. s. 2318
Title: Papers of Alice Hammond
Dates of Creation: [c1980?]
Extent: 13 ff.

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Alice Hammond worked as cook and housekeeper for the Stevenson family [in England], c1934, then moved to Kenya as nurse and housekeeper to their daughter and her husband, Mr. Hyde Clarke, a district commissioner, 1934-1936.

Scope and Content

Typescript memoirs, [c1980?], of Alice Hammond of period in Kenya as nurse and housekeeper, 1934-1935.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The memoirs were donated to the library by Martin R. Mahony on 15th October 1999.

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Bodleian reader's ticket required.

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

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

Access Points

Hammond | Alice | fl 1934-[c1980?] | nurse housekeeper

Kenya | Description and travel


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