'Ambo': transcripts of letters to her parents from Tanganyika, 1934-1935; transcript of interview, 1972, with J.J. Tawney on her experiences as wife of Henry Fosbrooke; autobiography, etc. Typescript.
Papers of Jane Fosbrooke
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 MSS.Afr.s.1906
- Dates of Creation1934-1935
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description1 box
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Jane Fosbrooke, wife of Henry Fosbrooke (b 1908), Administrative Officer and Government Sociologist in East Africa.
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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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The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.
Listed as no. 911 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
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