Typed transcripts of the diary of Mary Casey for the period 7 August 1950 to 6 April 1966. Mainly written from Beale Farm, Timau, Kenya.
Transcript of the Diary of Mary Casey
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS.Afr.s.2199
- Dates of Creation7 August 1950 - 6 April 1966
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description3 boxes
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Mary Casey was the niece of the author John Cowper Powys (1872-1963) and Kenya settler Will Powys.
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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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