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Transcript of the Diary of Mary Casey

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Typed transcripts of the diary of Mary Casey for the period 7 August 1950 to 6 April 1966. Mainly written from Beale Farm, Timau, Kenya.

Dates

  • 7 August 1950 - 6 April 1966

Extent

3 boxes

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS.Afr.s.2199].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS.Afr.s.2199

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 1142

Biographical / Historical

Mary Casey was the niece of the author John Cowper Powys (1872-1963) and Kenya settler Will Powys.

Other Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated on the 20 July 1992.
Title
Transcript of the Diary of Mary Casey
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