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Papers of Catherine I. M. Hastie relating to community development in Uganda

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MSS.Afr.s.1896

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"The value of home economics education in a developing country": text of an address, with illustrative material used in community development work in Uganda.

Dates

  • 1946-1962

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MSS.Afr.s.1896

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 2276

Biographical / Historical

Catherine I.M. Hastie, MBE (1957), was born in 1906. She was educated in Glasgow, Scotland, at the Girls' High School and Glasgow University.

In 1946 Hastie joined the Colonial Service in Uganda as a Welfare Officer. She was appointed to the post of Assistant Commissioner (for women's community development) in 1957, and became an Adviser to women's community development in 1959.

Other Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Listed as no. 1146 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Custodial History

Deposited with the Oxford Development Records Project.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was transferred to the library from the Oxford Development Records Project.
Title
Papers of Catherine I. M. Hastie relating to community development in Uganda
Status
Completed
Author
Marion Lowman
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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