Papers of Dr. Joseph Smartt

Scope and Content

Memorandum on service, 1954-1962, with related annual reports, articles,lectures, papers and notes, [?1980s].

Administrative / Biographical History

Dr. Joseph Smartt (fl 1954-1962) worked as a plant breeder (Scientific Officerand Senior Scientific Officer) in NorthernRhodesia between 1954 and 1962.

Access Information

Bodleian reader's ticket required.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 582 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford,Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996). A handlistis available for consultation in the library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

Custodial History

The Food and Cash Crops collection comprisesmaterial initially donated to the Oxford Development Records Project, which invitedformer members of the Colonial Agricultural Service to submit a memorandumdealing with their work in the development of food and cash crops after 1945in the territories in which they served.

Related Material

Other memoranda, etc. in the Food and Cash Crops collection (ref. MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 476).