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Rhodes scholarship papers and personal correspondence, 1905-1986

MS. 6371/8

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  1. Rhodes scholarship papers, including invitations to dinners and events, memoranda, and list of Rhodes Scholars elected at the end of 1971 from South Africa, and correspondence with Francis Wylie, [Eric] Millar and [Godfrey] Elton. Also includes seating plan for 1951 Merton College Gaudy. 1905-1972
  2. Correspondence with Cornelis Wilhelm (Dick) de Kiewiet, Macmillan's student, historian of South African and university administrator in the USA, mostly personal and regarding South Africa. Also includes draft introduction by De Kiewiet for Cape Colour Question by W.M. Macmillan, reprints of articles Academic Freedom Today, No Tears from the Humanities, Loneliness in the Beloved Country and The Revolution that Disappeared by De Kiewiet, draft paper on apartheid by De Kiewiet, and obituary for De Kiewiet. 1923-1986


  • 1905-1986


1 box (2 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 6371/8

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom