Papers of Joh. Noothout
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.
0.15 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Language of Materials
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
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