Papers of Ralph S. Elwell-Sutton
Memoranda, reports, letters, teaching papers and a school magazine, relating to work as an Education Officer in Tanganyika.
- Creation: 1949-1971
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS.Afr.s.1967].
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Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 1739
Biographical / Historical
R.S. Elwell-Sutton was born in 1913 and educated at Sherborne School, and Corpus Christi College, Oxford. After military service (1939-1946) he joined the Tanganyika Government Service as an Education Officer (1947); he became Senior Education Officer in 1960.
Other Finding Aids
The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.
Listed as no. 1081 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Acquisition information unknown.
- Papers of Ralph S. Elwell-Sutton
- Marion Lowman
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