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Papers of Aline Hucks

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MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 488

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Letters, 1937-1966; photocopy diary, 1942-1943.

Dates

  • 1937-1966

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 488

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 2499

Biographical / Historical

Aline Hucks was the wife of Geoffrey Hucks (whom she married in 1937), administrator in Tanganyika, 1931-1960, and Electoral Commissioner in British Guiana, 1963-1964, and Mauritius, 1966. She worked periodically for the Education Department, and for a brief period was headmistress of an Indian school in Tanganyika.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 589 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The letters were donated to the library by Aline Hucks on the 5th March 1985; the diary was loaned to the library on the same date for copying.
Title
Papers of Aline Hucks
Status
Completed
Author
Paul Davidson
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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