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Collection Level Description: Papers of Longleat Estate Limited in Kenya

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.1670
Title: Papers of Longleat Estate Limited in Kenya
Dates of Creation: 1928-1964
Extent: 31 volumes, 1 file, 1 box
Name of Creator: Longleat Estate Limited, Kenya

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History


Scope and Content

Minute book, bank statements, cash books, farm notes, labour allocation records, muster rolls, produce records and maps, relating to the administration of the estate.

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Bodleian reader's ticket required.

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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. 1004 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Farms | Kenya

Longleat Estate Limited | Kenya

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