Papers of George Frederick A. Hibberd

Scope and Content

Personal papers covering colonial service in the Gold Coast, 1940-1946,Nyasaland, 1947-1952 and Singapore, 1952-1957.

Administrative / Biographical History

George Frederick A. Hibberd (b 1918) served as Administrative Officer,Gold Coast from 1940, and in Nyasaland from 1947. In 1953 he was seconded toSingapore. He then retired, but was re-employed as Trade Commissioner, London,1960.

Access Information

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

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 586 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.