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Collection Level Description: Papers of James B.G. Hicks

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.1874
Title: Papers of James B.G. Hicks
Dates of Creation: 1911-1936
Extent: 1 box, 2 volumes
Name of Creator: James Bracher Grenfell Hicks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

James Bracher Grenfell Hicks, policeman in Southern Rhodesia and Kenya.

Scope and Content

Correspondence, reports, etc., of police service in Southern Rhodesia and Kenya, 1911-36, with associated photographs.

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Bodleian reader's ticket required.

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Listed as no. 893 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Hicks | James Bracher Grenfell | fl 1911-1936 | policeman in Africa

Police | Kenya

Police | Zimbabwe

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