Papers of Dr. Frank Howard Budden
Reports written by Budden as Medical Officer, later Ophthalmologist, in Sokoto, Nigeria, including details of measures against smallpox and yellow fever and handing-over notes (1947-1949). Also, copies of letters written by Budden (July 1944 - May 1946).
1 box, 1 folder
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS.Afr.s.2240].
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Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 1011, 1009
Biographical / Historical
Frank Howard Budden, MBE (1955), was born in 1919 and educated at Tiffin School and St. Thomas Hospital, London. He served in the British Colonial Service as a Medical Officer, later Ophthalmologist, in Nigeria.
Other Finding Aids
The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Dr. Frank Howard Budden's widow in August 1997 (the reports) and May 2002 (the letters).
- Papers of Dr. Frank Howard Budden
- Marion Lowman
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