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Collection Level Description: Memoirs of Brian Havelock Potts (microfilm)

Reference: GB 0162 Micr.Afr.596
Title: Memoirs of Brian Havelock Potts (microfilm)
Dates of Creation: 1912-1931
Extent: 1 reel
Name of Creator: Brian Havelock Potts

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Brian Havelock Potts, settler in Kenya (Thika and Mount Elgon).

Scope and Content

Memoirs as settler in Thika (1912-1924) and Mount Elgon (1924-1931), including service on the East African Front.

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

Listed as no. 1024 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Potts | Brian Havelock | fl 1912-1931 | settler in Kenya

Pioneers | Kenya


Thika (Kenya)

Mount Elgon (Kenya)

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26 January 2012