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John Edward S. GRIFFITHS (CMG), 1950s, 1980-1981

MSS. Afr. s. 1738 (18)

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  1. (fols. i-vii) personal data sheet and correspondence with ODRP, 1980-1981
  2. (fols. 1-90) detailed memorandum on service in Tanganyika (manuscript), with typed version by ODRP, 1980-1981
  3. (fols. 91-105) "The Sukumaland Development Scheme": a typescript description by John T. Purvis, no date (c.1950s)


  • 1950s, 1980-1981


112 Leaves


MSS. Afr. s. 1738 (18)

Biographical / Historical

(Born 1908, Died 1991)

Assistant District Officer, Kasulu, Dar-es-Salaam, Bukoba and Monduli-Masai districts, 1931-1940; District Officer, Dar-es-Salaam, Dodoma and Bukoba districts, 1941-1950; Co-ordinating Officer, Sukumaland Development Scheme, 1950-1952; Acting Provincial Commissioner, Central Province, 1952; Acting Secretary for Trade and Econmonics, Dar-es-Salaam, 1953; Adviser on Local Government, Dar-es-Salaam, 1953-1955; Provinicial Commissioner, Dar-es-Salaam and Southern Highland Province, 1955-1959.

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