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Papers of Hugh Tulloch


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Papers relating to career in prison service in Palestine, Egypt, Shanghai, Nigeria and Sierra Leone, including police orders, correspondence, memoranda, photographs, printed material and press cuttings, 1936-1966.


  • Creation: 1936-1966


2 boxes

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 477].

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MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 477

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 4635

Biographical / Historical

Hugh Tulloch (fl 1914-1960s) joined the Prisons and Police Service, Shanghai in 1939 but became a prisoner of war from 1943 to 1945. After the end of the Second World War he became Consulate-General of Shanghai, 1945-1946, Assistant Superintendant, Prisons, Nigeria, from 1947 and Superintendant from 1952. He was made Senior Superintendant, Sierra Leone, from 1956 and Deputy Director, Prisons, 1956-1961.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 628 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Papers of Hugh Tulloch
Paul Davidson
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom