Diary, 1927-01-01 - 1927-12-31
Scope and Contents
This diary records Bell’s life in retirement, much of it spent in Cannes, where he purchased land for the construction of a villa. It describes his social life, interests, personal affairs and travels. Subjects of particular interest include his reception of the GCMG from George V, the composition of ‘Foreign Colonial Administration in the Far East’ and letters to the press upon subjects such as the control of cinema in the colonies (circa 200 sheets).
- 1927-01-01 - 1927-12-31
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1 file(s) (1 file) : paper
Language of Materials
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
some of the sheets are very fragile
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Bell, Sir (Henry Hesketh Joudou, 1864-1952, Knight, colonial governor) (Person)