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Photographs and postcards belonging to Reginald Samuel Wheatley


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Photographs and postcards of Nigeria, British East Africa and German West Africa, relating to his experiences in the Nigerian Marine Service.


  • [ca. 1910]-1918


80 postcards, 9 photographs, 1 photograph album

Language of Materials


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Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 4867

Biographical / Historical

Reginald Samuel Wheatley served in the Nigerian Marine Service and in the Cameroons and Zanzibar, 1911-1952.

Other Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room and a handlist is also available for this collection.

Listed as no. 836 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Custodial History

Donated to the Oxford Development Records Project in 1965.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was transferred to the library from the Oxford Development Records Project.
Photographs and postcards belonging to Reginald Samuel Wheatley
Marion Lowman
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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