Papers of P.H.C. Clarke

Scope and Content

Development of Education in pre-Independent Africa: notes on education in Tanganyika 1947-1961, a revised typescript version, c1990, of an earlier paper (see Related material.

Administrative / Biographical History

Philip H.C. Clarke (b 1918) was educated at Whitgift (Trinity) School, Croydon and the London School of Economics, London University, undertaking military service, 1939-1946 (Major). He served as education officer, Tanganyika, 1947-1965. He also worked in Zambia, [1969-1971].

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

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Related Material

Memorandum on experiences in the Education Service, Tanganyika/Tanzania, 1947-1968, with teaching papers, correspondence, articles, etc. relating to this and to his service in Zambia, 1969-1971 (ref. MSS. Afr. s. 1755 (84, 119)).