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Papers of Joh. Noothout


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Two albums containing photographs, printed material, envelopes, watercolours and pressed leaves, removed from albums collected by Joh. Noothout, a Boer prisoner of war at Deadwood Camp, St. Helena, 1900-2. Many envelopes had been removed prior to purchase, although there are hand-written descriptions of the missing items in pencil. Many of the photographs have hand-written descriptions and decorative borders, in pen-and-ink and watercolours.


  • 1900-2


0.15 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Afr. s. 2374/1, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Afr. s. 2374/1-2

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 3490


Albums containing photographs and ephemera of Joh. Noothout, a Boer prisoner of war on St. Helena, 1900-2

Biographical / Historical

Joh. Noothout, a Boer prisoner of war on St. Helena, 1900-2

Custodial History

Pages cut out from, 'Album From St. Helena made by Joh. Noothout Prisoner of War', see MS. Afr. s. 2374/2, fols. 78-81.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Argyll Etkin Ltd., 6 Mar. 2003, lot 724.
Catalogue of papers of Joh. Noothout, 1900-2
Finding aid prepared by C. Parker
2003, EAD version 2017
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom