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Collection Level Description: Papers relating to tours made by A.E. Reece and E. Wilson on behalf of G.B. Ollivant Limited

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.1708
Title: Papers relating to tours made by A.E. Reece and E. Wilson on behalf of G.B. Ollivant Limited
Dates of Creation: 1949-1950
Extent: 120 ff.
Name of Creator: A. E. Reece, E. Wilson

Language of Material: English

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Scope and Content

Reports and correspondence relating to a tour of British West African territories made on behalf of the Produce Department of G.B. Ollivant Limited by A. E. Reece in 1949-1950, dealing with timber, cocoa, groundnuts, cotton, hides and skins, palm oil, etc.; with papers relating to a similar tour made by E. Wilson in 1949.

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Listed as no. 1227 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Reece | A E | fl 1949-1950 | employee of G B Ollivant Limited

Wilson | E | fl 1949 | employee of G B Ollivant Limited

Produce trade | Africa, West

G B Ollivant Limited

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