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Letters from Thomas Herbert Richard Cashmore, 1971 - 1974

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 389/6/3

Scope and Contents

This file contains letters from Cashmore to Smedley on Rhodesian affairs; cuttings from Rhodesian newspapers; copy of ‘Report of the Secretary for Internal Affairs for the year 1971’; a pamphlet ‘The missing leaders of Zimbabwe’; photocopy of letter from Lord Pearce to Cashmore, 26 August 1974; and article by Ian Colvin, ‘Rhodesia at half-time: has Britain thought about additions to the 1971 proposals?’, ‘Commonwealth’, April/May 1974 (circa 60 sheets).


  • 1971 - 1974

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Biographical / Historical

Thomas Herbert Richard Cashmore (b. 1928) joined the Kenya Civil Service as a District Officer in 1953. He retired in 1962.


1 file(s) (1 file) : paper

Language of Materials


Related Materials

Please see RCMS 173-75 for material relating to Cashmore's career in Kenya.

Finding aid date

2016-05-13 12:12:10+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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