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Colonial Office probationers: Cambridge 1954-54 & Trinidad 1954-55, 2003-11

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 317/3a

Scope and Contents

The volume consists of two sections: 'Illustrated memories' by J.M.A. Sly, with contributions from K.M. Harris and M.H.D.F. Fyfe, a collection of around 260 photographs taken by Sly and his colleagues relating to their years in Cambridge and Trinidad, including memories of events; and 'What happened to them all', a collection edited by A.J. Pritchard of what happened to the nearly 40 expatriates who attended the courses, with most of the contributions written by the persons concerned. There is a foreword by A.G.E. Sly explaining the background to the document.


  • Creation: 2003-11


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1 volume(s) (1 volume (130 pages)) : paper/photograph

Language of Materials


Existence and Location of Copies

The contents of the volume are stored on a computer disk, RCMS 317/3b.



Finding aid date

2004-02-19 14:59:38+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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