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Collection Level Description: Letters of A. Reginald Phillips

Reference: GB 0162 MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 496
Title: Letters of A. Reginald Phillips
Dates of Creation: 1907-1922
Extent: 1 box

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

A. Reginald Phillips (fl 1907-1922) worked as a mining engineer, including at Colquiri (Bolivia), Kano Province (Nigeria), and Toungoo, Rangoon, Kalaw and the Southern Sham States (Burma).

Scope and Content

Copies of letters written home while in Bolivia, Nigeria and Burma, 1907-1922.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The letters were lent to the library by A. Reginald Phillips' son, Revd. Dr. A.C.J. Phillips on 2nd August 1985 for copying.

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.

Existence/Location of Originals

The original letters are held by the donor.

Further Information

Finding Aids

Listed as no. 609 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Phillips | A. Reginald | fl 1907-1922 | mining engineer

Bolivia | History | 1879-1938

Nigeria | History | 1900-1960

Burma | History | 1824-1948

Mining engineering | Bolivia | History

Mining engineering | Nigeria | History

Mining engineering | Burma | History

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05 March 2012