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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 178
Scope and Contents
The collection includes letters from Arnold Paice to his mother, father and sister Muriel Paice, and the description of a journey from Durban to Nairobi. It also preserves his correspondence with the Royal Commonwealth Society regarding their donation.Paice’s time in Kenya coincided with almost the entire era of white settlement, and his papers form one of the richest documents of an ordinary settler's experience. His letters to his mother, written over an extended period of time,...
1901 - 1963
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- ARCHON code (for CUL materials): Royal Commonwealth Soc. (GBR/0115)
- Subject: South Africa (nation)
- Names: Paice, Arnold, 1879 - 1963 (tea trader and farmer in Africa)