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Letters, 1910-01-10 - 1910-12-27

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 36/4/4

Scope and Contents

These letters document Bell’s early service as Governor of Northern Nigeria, describing his arrival at Zungeru and official duties, including the encouragement of railway development and tin mining, finance and the planning of new towns, as well as his colleagues, accommodation and social life. Bell embarked upon several tours of inspection, reporting upon local rulers, people, climate, terrain and wildlife (109 sheets).


  • Creation: 1910-01-10 - 1910-12-27


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1 file(s) (1 file) : paper

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Finding aid date

2010-04-16 16:37:58+00:00

Includes index.

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