Papers of Edgar Barton Worthington

Scope and Content

Papers relating to Worthington's work in Africa, a few items relating to his personal life and various publications. Includes correspondence, newspaper cuttings, reports, speeches and photographs.

Access Information

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Acquisition Information

Donated to the University Library by Mary Morris, 2014 and 2015

Other Finding Aids

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.


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