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Papers of Dr. Peter Dundas Grant

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MSS. Afr. s. 2265

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Typescript reminiscences recounting experiences as a district medical officer in Tanganyika, 1954-1962.

Dates

  • 1954-1962

Extent

40 pages

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MSS. Afr. s. 2265

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 2076

Biographical / Historical

Dr. Peter Dundas Grant, DRCOG, worked for the Government Medical Service, Tanganyika, 1954-1962, at Mbeya, Tukuyu and Njombe in the south-west, and Kigoma on Lake Tanganyika. He then bought a medical practice and moved to Tasmania.

Other Finding Aids

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were donated to the library by Henry St. John Grant, on behalf of his brother.
Title
Papers of Dr. Peter Dundas Grant
Status
Completed
Author
Paul Davidson
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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