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Collection Level Description: Photographs and diary relating to the work of Thomas M. R. Leonard

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.1664
Title: Photographs and diary relating to the work of Thomas M. R. Leonard
Dates of Creation: [ca. 1901]-1931
Extent: 8 volumes, 1 box
Name of Creator: Thomas Malcolm R. Leonard

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Thomas Malcolm R. Leonard, Medical Officer in Africa and the West Indies.

Scope and Content

Eight captioned albums of photographs relating to Leonard's service as Medical Officer with the Anglo-French expedition in the Cameroons (1914-1916) and with the Nigerian Brigade in German East Africa (1916-1918).

Also, a diary describing Leonard's medical service in Southern Nigeria (1907); letters, maps and photographs relating to his medical service in West Africa (1907-1931), and an album of photographs of service in South Africa, Grenada and St. Vincent (c.1901-1905).

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

Listed as no. 1225 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Leonard | Thomas Malcolm R | fl 1901-1931 | Medical Officer in Africa

Medical personnel | Africa

Medical personnel | West Indies

Photographs | Africa

Photographs | West Indies

Nigeria, Southern



South Africa


Saint Vincent

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