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Papers of Norman C. Drury relating to the Government Press in East Africa

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Typescript account of the early history of the Government Press in Kenya and Tanganyika, from 1917, by Drury, the first Government Printer; with related correspondence, 1959-1960, and press cuttings, maps, printed material and photographs relating to East Africa, 1914-1963.

Dates

  • 1914-1963

Extent

2 volumes, 2 boxes

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS.Afr.s.1625].
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MSS.Afr.s.1625

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 1630

Biographical / Historical

Norman C. Drury, first Government Printer in Kenya and Tanganyika.

Other Finding Aids

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

Listed as no. 967 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquisition information unknown.
Title
Papers of Norman C. Drury relating to the Government Press in East Africa
Status
Completed
Author
Marion Lowman
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
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