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Collection Level Description: Papers of Hugh Tulloch

Reference: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 477
Title: Papers of Hugh Tulloch
Dates of Creation: 1936-1966
Extent: 2 boxes

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Hugh Tulloch (fl 1914-1960s) joined the Prisons and Police Service, Shanghai in 1939 but became a prisoner of war from 1943 to 1945. After the end of the Second World War he became Consulate-General of Shanghai, 1945-1946, Assistant Superintendant, Prisons, Nigeria, from 1947 and Superintendant from 1952. He was made Senior Superintendant, Sierra Leone, from 1956 and Deputy Director, Prisons, 1956-1961.

Scope and Content

Papers relating to career in prison service in Palestine, Egypt, Shanghai, Nigeria and Sierra Leone, including police orders, correspondence, memoranda, photographs, printed material and press cuttings, 1936-1966.

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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

Listed as no. 628 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Tulloch | Hugh | fl 1914-1960s | prison administrator

Great Britain | Colonies | Administration

Palestine | History | 1917-1948

Egypt | History | 20th century

China | History | 1937-1945

Nigeria | History | 1900-1960

Sierra Leone | History | 1896-1961

Prison administration | Palestine

Prison administration | Nigeria

Prison administration | Sierra Leone

Prison administration | China

Prison administration | Egypt

Mandates | Palestine

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27 June 2011