Papers of John Ford

Scope and Content

Reports, memoranda, diaries and notes relating to work on tsetse fly and sleeping sickness in various parts of East Africa, as ecologist, 1930s-1970s.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Ford, ecologist in East Africa.

Conditions Governing Access

Bodleian reader's ticket required.


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

Other Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Listed as no. 910 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Conditions Governing Use

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