Transcript of an interview with Lady Violet Grace Bourdillon on life in India, Iraq, Ceylon, Uganda, Nigeria, 1908-1940.
Transcript of an interview with Lady Violet Grace Bourdillon
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS.Brit.Emp.s.475
- Dates of Creation1908-1940
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description38 ff.
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Administrative / Biographical History
Violet Grace (1886-1979) was the daughter of the Reverend Henry Godwin Billinghurst of Lynch, Sussex, England. In 1909 she married Sir Bernard Henry Bourdillon (1883-1948), colonial governor.
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Collection level description created by Marion Lowman, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.
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Listed as no. 566 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
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