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Memorandum of Mrs. Mary Hargrave, [1945-c1960], [1978-1984]

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MSS. Afr. s. 1755 (56) (Box XX)

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Experiences in the Education Service in Northern Nigeria, with related letters and photographs, [1945-c1960], [1978-1984].

Dates

  • [1945-c1960], [1978-1984]

Extent

94 ff.

Shelfmark

MSS. Afr. s. 1755 (56) (Box XX)

Biographical / Historical

Mrs. Mary Hargrave worked as headmistress at a Methodist girls' school and Government primary school in the Gambia, 1945-1949. In Nigeria, she served as Woman Education Officer at the Women's Training Centre, Sokoto, 1950-1951, Men's Elementary Training Centre, Bauchi, 1951-1954 and Women's Training Centre, Kano, 1955-c1958, and as Principal, Provincial Girls' School, Kontagora, c1959-1960.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 805 (56) 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

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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