Uganda letters of Lucy Clare Latham
Scope and Contents
Seventeen manuscript letters from Uganda sent mostly to Miss Diana Hartley, 1950-1959. The letters include the day and month, but not the year that they were written. This has been added when it is indicated by a postmark or internal evidence. The letters are accompanied by a photocopy of an appreciation written on Latham's retirement in 1959.
- 1950 - 1959
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Biographical / Historical
Lucy Clare Latham was born at Higham, Kent, on 17 February 1895. She gained a B.A. with 1st Class Honours in 1926 at London University, and for the next thirteen years taught in teacher training colleges. She was accepted by the Church Missionary Society on a short service agreement for four years on 13 October 1944. The agreement was renewed several times before she retired in 1959. She taught at Buloba, 1944-1952, Mukono, 1952-1953, and Nyakasura Teacher Training College, 1955-1959.
1 envelope(s) (1 envelope) : paper
Language of Materials
Former / Other Reference
Other Finding Aids
MSS Addenda, vol. II.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Presented by Miss Diana Hartley.
This collection level description was created by RAS using information from the original typescript catalogue.
Latham, Lucy Clare, b 1895, teacher in Uganda
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