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Picture postcards collected by Arthur W. Read

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MSS.Afr.r.233

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Picture postcards of scenes and people in British East Africa, South Africa and Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), collected by Arthur W. Read. Many of the cards are duplicates.

Dates

  • 1899-[ca. 1920]

Extent

139 items

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS.Afr.r.233].
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Shelfmark:

MSS.Afr.r.233

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 1442

Biographical / Historical

Arthur W. Read was an engineer on the Uganda Railway.

Other Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room and a handlist is also available for this collection.

Listed as no. 827 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
Title
Picture postcards collected by Arthur W. Read
Status
Completed
Author
Marion Lowman
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom