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Papers of C.W. Catt, [1936]-1987

MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (39) (Box 3)

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Correspondence with Oxford Development Records Project, [1978-1984]; account of experiences training the Signal Section of the Southern Brigade, account of experiences in East Africa, including maps, notes, original letters and licences relating to war-time service, [1936-1987].


  • Creation: [1936]-1987


309 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (39) (Box 3)

Biographical / Historical

C.W. Catt served in the Signals, Tanganyika, Kenya and Italian Somaliland, 1939-1941, and East Africa Signals Training, Kenya, 1941-1942. In the early 1970s he worked for the Industrial Development Corporation of Zambia Ltd. (INDECO).

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 920 (39) in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Related Materials

Typescript, Impressions of a journey on the Tanzania-Zambia railway, 1976 (ref. MSS. Afr. s. 1736); correspondence, memoranda, reports, etc. of service with the Industrial Development Corporation of Zambia Ltd. (INDECO), 1970-1972 (ref. MSS. Afr. s. 1905).

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