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Diary, 1933-01-01 - 1933-11-23

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 36/2/12

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).


  • Creation: 1933-01-01 - 1933-11-23


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1 file(s) (1 file) : paper

Language of Materials




Date information

DateText: There are no entries between 19 Aug. and 6 Sept..

Finding aid date

2010-05-13 15:08:58+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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