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Papers of R.E.N. Smith

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MSS. Afr. s. 2277

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Six chapters of Smith's memoirs, c1987, relating to his probationer cadetship at Oxford, 1948-1950 and service in Nyasaland, 1950-1961; with curriculum vitae.

Dates

  • c1987

Extent

58 ff.

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MSS. Afr. s. 2277

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 4256

Biographical / Historical

R.E.N. Smith (b 1922) was educated at the Crypt School, Glos. and at Bristol University, undertaking military service, 1941-1947 (Captain). He was an administrative officer, Nyasaland, from 1950 and was seconded to the New Hebrides, 1961.

Other Finding Aids

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were donated to the library by Roderic Smith on 29th September 1991.
Title
Papers of R.E.N. Smith
Status
Completed
Author
Paul Davidson
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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