Skip to main content

Papers of Dr. Humphrey Silvester Evans

 Collection

  • How to
    request
Diaries relating to service as Medical Officer in Fiji (ca. 1920-1942), with earlier and later diaries (1902-1963), and correspondence between Evans and his fiancee, later his wife (Phyllis Wheeler), before and during military service in the First World War.

Dates

  • 1902-1963

Extent

16 boxes

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 504].
Please see our help page for further guidance on citing archives and manuscripts.

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 504

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 1764

Biographical / Historical

After military service (1913-1920), during which he served in England, Egypt, France and Flanders, Humphrey Silvester Evans entered the Colonial Medical Service as a Medical Officer serving in Fiji, the Far East, England and Australia.

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.
Title
Papers of Dr. Humphrey Silvester Evans
Status
Completed
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom