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Maltese memorials

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 62

Scope and Contents

Essays, photographs and postcards relating to Malta.


  • Creation: 1966


Conditions Governing Access

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Biographical / Historical

Donald Herbert Simpson was born on 25 November 1920. He was the Librarian of the Royal Commonwealth Society, 1956-1987. He died on 4 November 2002.


1 archive box(es) : card/paper/photograph

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

MSS 17

Other Finding Aids

MSS Addenda, vol. I; Donald H. Simpson, ed., 'The manuscript catalogue of the library of the Royal Commonwealth Society' (London, 1975), p. 55. There is a description with the collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

RCMS 62/1a was presented by Donald Simpson, 1966. The rest of the collection was presented by Pauline Simpson, daughter of Donald Simpson, March 2003.


This collection level description was created by RAS using information from the original typescript catalogue and Donald Simpson's R.C.S. catalogue.


Simpson, Donald Herbert, 1920-2002, Librarian of the Royal Commonwealth Society

Includes index.
2003-09-16 09:55:59+00:00
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

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