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Aline Hucks was the wife of Geoffrey Hucks (whom she married in 1937), administrator in Tanganyika, 1931-1960, and Electoral Commissioner in British Guiana, 1963-1964, and Mauritius, 1966. She worked periodically for the Education Department, and for a brief period was headmistress of an Indian school in Tanganyika.
Letters, 1937-1966; photocopy diary, 1942-1943.
The letters were donated to the library by Aline Hucks on the 5th March 1985; the diary was loaned to the library on the same date for copying.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.
Listed as no. 589 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
Hucks | Aline | fl 1937-1966 | Mrs
Great Britain | Colonies | Social life and customs
Tanzania | History | To 1964
Mauritius | History | 20th century
Guyana | History | 20th century
Colonial administrators' wives | Guyana
Colonial administrators' wives | Mauritius
Colonial administrators' wives | Tanzania