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Collection Level Description: Papers of Francis Gethin Hopkins

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.1666
Title: Papers of Francis Gethin Hopkins
Dates of Creation: 1892-1916
Extent: 1 box
Name of Creator: Francis Gethin Hopkins

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Francis Gethin Hopkins, Medical Officer in West Africa.

Scope and Content

Letter-book as Principal Medical Officer in Accra, Ghana (1914); miscellaneous letters, appointments, etc. relating to service in West Africa (1892-1916).

Administrative Information

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

Listed as no. 1254 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Hopkins | Francis Gethin | fl 1892-1916 | Principal Medical Officer

Medical personnel | Africa

Accra (Ghana) | Officials and employees


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