Papers of E. James Coode

Scope and Content

Reports, memoranda, letters and diaries, 1928-1979 relating to service in the Gilbertand Ellice Islands, 1940-1943, Fiji, 1943-1959 and Tonga, 1959-1965, and afterretirement.

Administrative / Biographical History

E.James Coode, OBE (fl 1918-1979) worked as an administrative officer in theGilbert and Ellice Islands, 1940-1943 and Fiji, 1943-1959. From 1959-1965 he served as British Commissioner andConsul, Tonga.

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Collection level description created by Paul Davidson, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 758 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Conditions Governing Use

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