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Diary, 1929-01-01 - 1929-12-31

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 36/2/8

Scope and Contents

Prominent subjects include Bell’s social life, interests and personal affairs; the construction of the villa at Cannes; the publication of ‘Foreign Colonial Administration in the Far East’ and the award of the Royal Empire Society's gold medal for it; work on two committees formed by the Colonial Office to examine the recruitment of officers for the colonial service and control of cinema in the colonies; letters to the press on the consumption of alcohol in West Africa and electoral reform in Uganda; and a fact finding mission to Yugoslavia on behalf of Chemical and Wood Industries Co. Ltd. (circa 120 sheets).


  • Creation: 1929-01-01 - 1929-12-31


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1 file(s) (1 file) : paper

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