Swettenham, Mary Emily, Lady, 1905 - 1935
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Photographs by various photographers and three other items. They relate to the career of James Alexander Swettenham, who, after serving in Ceylon and Cyprus, became Colonial Secretary in Singapore in 1895. He was Governor of British Guyana 1901-1904 and of Jamaica 1904-1907. His period in Singapore coincided with the service in Malaya of his more famous brother, Sir Frank Swettenham. Their father was James Oldham Swettenham, Solicitor of Belper.
Photocopy of extract from the Victoria Daily Colonist, 23 July 1953 giving details of the will of Lady Swettenham and some biographical information