Diary, 1933-01-01 - 1933-11-23
Scope and Contents
Prominent subjects include Bell’s social life, interests, travels and personal affairs; letters published in the press concerning gold mining in Kenya, witchcraft in Africa, British and French colonial experience in Africa, and international peacekeeping; the composition of ‘Glimpses of a Governor’s Life’, including quotations from a notebook of 1906 now lost; public health in Mauritius; Winston Churchill’s visit to Uganda; ideas for encouraging native arts in Africa; and the publication of a drawing in the ‘Architectural Review’ (circa 150 sheets).
- 1933-01-01 - 1933-11-23
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1 file(s) (1 file) : paper
Language of Materials
DateText: There are no entries between 19 Aug. and 6 Sept..
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Bell, Sir (Henry Hesketh Joudou, 1864-1952, Knight, colonial governor) (Person)