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Collection Level Description: Papers of Archibald Keith J. Henderson

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Ind.Ocn.s.274
Title: Papers of Archibald Keith J. Henderson
Dates of Creation: 1944-1947
Extent: 3 files
Name of Creator: Archibald Keith Johnston Henderson

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Archibald Keith Johnston Henderson (born in 1914) joined the Ceylon civil service as a cadet in October 1936. He became an Officer, class II, in October 1938.

Scope and Content

Papers relating to Henderson's career in the Ceylon civil service: conditions of service, correspondence and memoranda, 1944-1946; also minutes of the Ceylon Civil Service Association, 1944-1947.

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.

Access Conditions

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

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

Listed as no. 696 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Henderson | Archibald Keith Johnston | b 1914 | Civil Servant

Civil service | Sri Lanka

Ceylon Civil Service Association

Sri Lanka | Officials and employees


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11 January 2012