Xerox copy of diary, originally in 4 volumes, written while Resident of Selangor, Malaya, 1876-1882, with offprint of an article by J.M. Gullick concerning the diary, 1975
Papers of William Bloomfield Douglas
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Ind. Ocn. s. 280
- Dates of Creation1876-1882, 1975
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description3 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Captain William Bloomfield Douglas (fl 1870-1882), colonial administrator, served as the first Government Resident in the Northern Territories, Australia, 1870-1873. He left the Northern Territories in 1874 and found work in the Straits Settlements and as Resident of Selangor, Malaya, 1876-1882.
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Listed as no. 678 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford,Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
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