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John George M. KING (CMG, OBE), c.1935, 1938, c.1950, 1980-1981

MSS. Afr. s. 1738 (25)

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  1. (fols. i-xxv) personal data sheet and correspondence with ODRP, 1980-1981
  2. (fols. 1-52) responses to aide-memoire on service in Sukumaland (manuscript), with typescript transcript by ODRP, [1981]
  3. (fols. 53-77) "Land Tenure and Settlement in Usukuma, with Special Reference to the Kwimba and Maswa Districts": memorandum by B. Hartley, no date (c.1935)
  1. (fols. 1-284) "Report on Land Utilisation in Sukuma" by D.W. Malcolm, ADO (bound volume of carbon typescript with photographs), 1938
  1. (fols. 1-168) "A Record of Investigations and Observations on the Agriculture of the Cultivation Steppe of Sukuma and Nyamwezi with Suggestions as to the Lines of Progress" by N.V. Rounce, J.G.M. King and D. Thornton (bound volume of carbon typescript with photographs), c.1950


  • c.1935, 1938, c.1950, 1980-1981


554 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MSS. Afr. s. 1738 (25)

Biographical / Historical

(Born 1908, Died 1992)

Agricultural Officer, Shinyanga, in-charge Lubaga Experiment Station, and then District Extension work, 1934-1942; Moshi District, then Southern Highlands Province, c.1943-1945.

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