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Memoirs of John Cameron, [1949-1968], [1978-1984]

MSS. Afr. s. 1755 (117) (Boxes XXXIV-XXXV)

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Experiences in the Education Service in Tanganyika, with related reports, correspondence, minutes, etc., [1949-1968], [1978-1984].


  • Creation: [1949-1968], [1978-1984]


2 boxes

Language of Materials

  • English


MSS. Afr. s. 1755 (117) (Boxes XXXIV-XXXV)

Biographical / Historical

John Cameron worked as Education Officer, Makerere College, Uganda, 1947, then in Tanganyika as Education Officer, Bigwa, Kidugala and Pasiainsi/Butimba Teacher Training Centres, 1948-1953. He remained in Tanganyika as Education Officer and Senior Education Officer, Mpwapwa Teacher Training Centre, 1953-1957, Senior Executive Officer, Southern Highlands and Tanga, 1958-1960, Acting Assistant Director of Education (African), 1960, Assistant Chief Education Officer, (non-African), 1961-1962, and Assistant Chief Education Officer (Administration and General), 1963-1964.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 805 (117) in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996). A handlist is also available in the library reading room.

Repository Details

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