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Memorandum of William J. Miller, 1951-1962, [1978-1984]

MSS. Afr. s. 1755 (64) (Box XXI)

  • Request

Experiences in the Education Service in Northern Nigeria, with handing-over notes, appointment papers, etc., 1951-1962, [1978-1984] (mainly photocopies).


  • Creation: 1951-1962, [1978-1984]


114 ff.

Language of Materials

  • English


MSS. Afr. s. 1755 (64) (Box XXI)

Biographical / Historical

William J. MIller worked in Northern Nigeria as Education Officer in Benue and Adamawa Provinces, 1952-1954 and at the Vernacular Teachers' College, Trust Territory, 1954. He served as Education Officer, later Senior Education Officer, Adanawa, Benue, Zaria and Borno Provinces, 1955-1960. He was Principal Education Officer, later at the Institute of Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, 1960-1968. Between 1968 and 1976 he was Principal Education Officer, Chief Education Officer, Deputy Chief Inspector of Education, and Chief Inspector of Education.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 805 (64) 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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