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Papers of Brian D. Dowker

 Single Item
MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 476 (5)

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Articles relating to service, 1956-1964.

Dates

  • [?1980s]

Extent

1 file

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 476 (5)].
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Shelfmark:

MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 476 (5)

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 1620

Biographical / Historical

Brian D. Dowker worked as a plant breeder at the Katumani Experimental Farm, Machakos, Kenya, 1956-1964.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 582 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996). A handlist is available for consultation in the library reading room.

Custodial History

The Food and Cash Crops collection comprises material initially donated to the Oxford Development Records Project, which invited former members of the Colonial Agricultural Service to submit a memorandum dealing with their work in the development of food and cash crops after 1945 in the territories in which they served.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were donated to the library as part of the collection, Food and Cash Crops in 1984.

Related Materials

Other memoranda, etc. in the Food and Cash Crops collection (ref. MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 476).
Title
Papers of Brian D. Dowker
Status
Completed
Author
Paul Davidson
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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