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Collection Level Description: Photographs relating to the work of Walter Wheatly Kilby

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.1894
Title: Photographs relating to the work of Walter Wheatly Kilby
Dates of Creation: 1928-1931
Extent: 1 box
Name of Creator: Walter Wheatly Kilby

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Walter Wheatly Kilby, Colonial Administrator in the Gold Coast, Africa.

Scope and Content

Two albums and one file of photographs taken during colonial administrative service in the Gold Coast.

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.

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Finding Aids

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

Listed as no. 1255 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Kilby | Walter Wheatly | fl 1928-1931 | Colonial Administrator


Colonial administrators | Ghana

Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service

Ghana | Officials and employees

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