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Collection Level Description: Sketches, Photographs and Diaries of Mrs. E.C. Packard

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.r.211
Title: Sketches, Photographs and Diaries of Mrs. E.C. Packard
Dates of Creation: 1904-[1915?]
Extent: 5 volumes
Name of Creator: E.C. Packard

Language of Material: eng



Administrative/Biographical History

No relevant details are available.

Scope and Content

Diaries (February-June 1904) of a young housekeeper in Freetown, Sierra Leone (2 volumes), with 2 volumes of water colour sketches (mainly sketches of flowers) and an album of photographs, relating to Sierra Leone.

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Bodleian reader's ticket required.

Reproduction Restrictions

No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

Further Information

Finding Aids

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

Listed as no. 1427 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Packard | E C | fl 1904 | housekeeper in Sierra Leone

Housekeeping | Sierra Leone | Freetown

Watercolor painting | Sierra Leone | Freetown

Sierra Leone | Description and travel

Sierra Leone | Social life and customs | Pictorial works


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