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Photographs of the Leopard Man Murder Campaign in Nigeria

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MSS. Afr. s. 2531

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Twenty-one captioned photographs of the 'Leopard Man Murder' campaign in Calabar Province, Nigeria, 1946-1947, donated by Frank Godbold Brett who was in the colonial police. The photographs show police posts during the campaign, mutilated corpses and the questioning of villagers.

Dates

  • 1946-1947

Extent

1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Afr. s. 2531].
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Shelfmark:

MSS. Afr. s. 2531

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12091

Overview

Photographs of the Leopard Man Murder campaign in Nigeria

Biographical / Historical

Frank Godbolt Brett, b. 1898, colonial police officer in St Helena, Nigeria and Tanganyika.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Frank Godbolt Brett in 1963.
Title
Photographs of the Leopard Man Murder Campaign in Nigeria
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Lucy McCann
Date
2016
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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