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Collection Level Description: Papers of Ralph N. Mann

Reference: GB 0162 MSS. W. Ind. s. 50
Title: Papers of Ralph N. Mann
Dates of Creation: 1954-1958
Extent: 1 box

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

R.N. Mann worked as a teacher at Harrison College, Barbados, [1954-1958].

Scope and Content

Letters home, 1954-1958, with correspondence relating to research into the lives of Button Gwinnett, President of Georgia and signatory of the Declaration of Independence, and of Elias Vanderhorst, British Consul in the USA (d. 1816).

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Finding Aids

Listed as no. 786 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Mann | R N | fl 1954-1958 | schoolteacher

Gwinnett | Button | [1735]-1777 | President of Georgia signatory of the American Declaration of Independence

Vanderhorst | Elias | d 1816 | British consul to USA

Georgia | History | Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 | Biography

Georgia | History | 1775-1865 | Biography

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28 February 2012