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Diary, 1937-01-01 - 1937-08-18

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 36/2/16

Scope and Contents

Prominent subjects include Bell’s social life, interests, personal affairs and travel; the composition of ‘Glimpses of a Governor’s Life’; comments upon the abdication of Edward VIII, the coronation of George VI, the Italian invasion of Abyssinia and the Spanish Civil War; and letters to the press on the training of colonial officers, witchcraft, and cruelty to animals in film (circa 60 sheets).


  • 1937-01-01 - 1937-08-18

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1 file(s) (1 file) : paper

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