Malayan official programmes
Scope and Contents
Programmes, dinner invitations, table plans and souvenir brochures collected by Bernard Drake, relating to state functions and receptions for distinguished visitors in Malaya.
- 1959 - 1961
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Biographical / Historical
Bernard L. Drake was a member of the Malayan Civil Service, 1955-1961, who opted to stay in Malaysia for four years after independence in 1957. His last position was Principal Assistant Secretary, Prime Minister's Department in Charge of Ceremonial and Public Functions.
.02 cubic metre(s) (2 archive boxes) : paper
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Other Finding Aids
Photograph catalogue, vol. 12.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Presented by Bernard L. Drake, December 1995.
This collection level description was created by RAS using information from the original typescript photograph catalogue.
Drake, Bernard L, fl 1955-1961, civil servant
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