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Collection Level Description: Papers of E.V. Townsend

Reference: GB 0162 MSS. Afr. s. 2258
Title: Papers of E.V. Townsend
Dates of Creation: 1996
Extent: 17 pp.

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

E.V. Townsend worked as a headmaster, Mathers Technical School, Tororo, Uganda, later renamed Manjasi High School, 1957-1969.

Scope and Content

Typescript account, 1996, of a return visit to Uganda made by Townsend, 1994-1995.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were donated to the library by Townsend on 12th June 1998.

Access Conditions

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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Finding Aids

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

Related Units of Description

Memorandum on service as headmaster in Uganda (ref. MSS. Afr. s. 1755 (166)).

Access Points

Townsend | E.V. | fl 1957-1998 | headmaster

Uganda | Description and travel

Schools | Uganda


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