Collection Level Description: Papers of Sam Jackett, Reuters Journalist
Reference: MSS. Eng. c. 3273, Photogr. c. 31
Title: Papers of Sam Jackett, Reuters Journalist
Dates of Creation: [c. 1910]-1954, n.d.
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Sam Jackett
Language of Material: English
Sam Jackett (fl. 1936-54) was a Reuters journalist.
Scope and Content
Papers of Sam Jackett comprising:
- pocket diary, 1945
- correspondence and papers, 1936-54, n.d. Most of the letters were written by
Jackett to his wife, Onah, while stationed in India during the Second World War
- photographs of the Jacketts' wedding, Apr. 1937, and miscellaneous family
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought by the Library, D.P. White, cat. 52 (1993), item 90.
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A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to
Diaries | 20th century
Journalists | 20th century
Jackett | Sam | fl 1936-1954 | journalist
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