Diary of travels in charge of a mobile cinema, Kenya, 1944; three volumes ofmemoirs of service, Kenya, 1936-1963; four volumes of travel diaries, Kenya,1981-1982, 1989, 1992, 1996; one travel diary, South Africa, 1990; report byMiss S. Brodribb Pughe on the wells of the Northern District, Kenya, 1962.
Papers of W.F.P. Kelly
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Afr. s. 2229
- Dates of Creation1944-
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description2 boxes
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
W.F.P. Kelly (b 1912) graduated from Christ Church College, Oxford. He became adistrict officer, Kenya, 1936 and served as executive officer, African Land Development Board,1952-1955. He was made a senior district commissioner, 1955. His service inKenyan colonial administration continued until 1963.
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