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Girl Guiding in Malaya [i.e. Malay Peninsula]

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3031F

Scope and Contents

Collections of prints of various sizes. The captions have been recorded as found and may contain offensive, inappropriate or outdated terms.

Alexander Cavendish served in Malaya from 1901 to 1933 and became Director of Co-operatives. His wife, Mrs Jean Cavendish, had been appointed Organising Commissioner for Malaya by Lady Baden-Powell in 1920 and became Chief Commissioner in 1921, a post she held until retiring to England in 1933.


  • Creation: 1922 - 1933

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5 item(s) (5 images)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Mrs Jean Cavendish in 1961.


This collection level description was entered by SG using information from the original typescript catalogue.



Includes index.
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