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Letters from Geoffrey Bussell Masefield

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MSS.Brit.Emp.s.568

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Letters from Geoffrey Bussell Masefield (and one from his wife, Joy) while at the Imperial College of Tropical Agriculture in Trinidad (1934-1935) and as an Agricultural Officer in Uganda (1935-1945).

Dates

  • 1934-1945

Extent

218 ff.

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MSS.Brit.Emp.s.568

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 3163

Biographical / Historical

Geoffrey Bussell Masefield was born in 1911 and educated at Winchester College and Balliol College, Oxford. He served as an Agricultural Officer in Uganda (1935-1945). He died in 2001.

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Listed as nos. 183 and 350 in Manuscript Collections (Africana and non-Africana) in Rhodes House Library, Oxford, Supplementary accessions to the end of 1977 and Cumulative Index, compiled by Wendy S. Byrne (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1978).
Title
Letters from Geoffrey Bussell Masefield
Status
Completed
Author
Marion Lowman
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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