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Land Office staff, [? Seremban], Negri Sembilan, 1903, 1903

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 5/7

Scope and Contents

205 x 152 mm. A group photograph of three British adminstrators with their Chinese, Malay and Indian staff gathered round them. The three main figures in the group are: Frederick Joseph WELD (1870-); Malayan Civil Service 1888-1918; acting British Resident , Negri [i.e. Negeri] Sembilan 1903-1905; Ernest Barton MAUNDRELL (1880-1916); Malayan Civil Service 1903-1916. Maundrell was killed by a Sikh policeman while serving as acting Resident, Brunei; Ernest Charteris Holford WOLFF (1875-1946); Malayan Civil Service 1897-1928; Assistant Secretary to Residents of Selangor and negri Sembilan 1903; later Director of Education, Straits Settlements and Federated Malay States 1921-1924 and British Resident, Negri Sembilan 1924-1928.


  • Creation: 1903


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Biographical / Historical

Photographer unknown.

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.


The death date of Maundrell is given as 1915 in: Hussleur, Robert (1981), British Malaya, a bibliographical and biographical compendium, New York : Garland Pub. The date 1916 is in Venn, John. Alumni Cantabrigienses and confirmed in the Times.





Finding aid date

2002-06-19 09:04:49+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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