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Synopsis of diaries, 1899-08-01 - 1925-01-01

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 36/2/2

Scope and Contents

These notes cover Bell’s service as Administrator of Dominica and Acting Governor of the Leeward Islands (1899-1905), Commissioner (Governor) of Uganda (1906-1909), Governor of Northern Nigeria (1909-12), Governor of the Leeward Islands (1912-1916) and Governor of Mauritius (1916-24). Prominent subjects include Bell’s official duties, colleagues, travels, social life and personal affairs (circa 180 sheets).


  • Creation: 1899-08-01 - 1925-01-01


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1 volume(s) (1 volume) : paper

Language of Materials


Finding aid date

2010-03-25 15:09:27+00:00

Includes index.

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