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Transcript of an interview with Lady Violet Grace Bourdillon

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MSS.Brit.Emp.s.475

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Transcript of an interview with Lady Violet Grace Bourdillon on life in India, Iraq, Ceylon, Uganda, Nigeria, 1908-1940.

Dates

  • 1908-1940

Extent

38 ff.

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MSS.Brit.Emp.s.475

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 852

Biographical / Historical

Violet Grace (1886-1979) was the daughter of the Reverend Henry Godwin Billinghurst of Lynch, Sussex, England. In 1909 she married Sir Bernard Henry Bourdillon (1883-1948), colonial governor.

Other Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Listed as no. 566 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Custodial History

Deposited with the Oxford Development Records Project.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was transferred to the library from the Oxford Development Records Project.
Title
Transcript of an interview with Lady Violet Grace Bourdillon
Status
Completed
Author
Marion Lowman
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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