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Documents, 1913-c.1973

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MSS. Afr. s. 2444 / 19

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Comprises:

(fols. 1-53) papers relating to Bram as a student in South Africa (1920-1929). Includes:
  1. a certificate from Grey College School, Bloemfontein (1920)
  2. two editions of The NUSAS / Die NUSAS, the official organ of the National Union of South African Students, which list Bram as Chief Editor (1928)
(fols. 54-73) papers relating to Bram as a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford University (1930-1934). Includes:
  1. newspaper cutting about Bram's selection (1930)
  2. letters of congratulation on Bram being selected as a Rhodes Scholar (1930)
(fols. 74-93) papers relating to births and deaths (1913-1971). Includes:
  1. obituary of Abraham Fischer, Bram's grandfather (1913)
  2. typescript of the memorial for Paul Fischer, Bram's son, given by Arthur Chaskalson (1971). Restrictions on access: Closed
(fols. 94-261) papers relating to the engagement and wedding of Bram and Molly (1936-1937)

(fols. 262-367) Miscellaneous documents (c.1913-c.1973). Includes:
  1. family trees (c.1951)
  2. a poem entitled 'Children and their Parents' attributed to Molly (1936)

Dates

  • 1913-c.1973

Extent

367 Leaves

Shelfmark

MSS. Afr. s. 2444 / 19

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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