Report on labour problems in British tropical Africa by Arthur W. Davies
"Labour problems in British tropical Africa", 1939. Typescript.
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CMD ID 1501
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Arthur W. Davies was born in 1915 and educated at the Royal Grammar School in Worcester; and Magdalen College, Oxford. He was on military service during 1936-1943. Davies served as a Colonial Administrator in the Gold Coast, holding the posts of Assistant District Commissioner (1939); District Commissioner (1945); Administrative Officer, class II (1952); and Administrative Officer, class I (1955).
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