Essays, photographs and postcards relating to Malta.
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- ReferenceGB 115 RCS/RCMS 62
- Dates of Creation1966
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish .
- Physical Description.01 cubic metre(s) 1 archive card/paper/photograph
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Donald Herbert Simpson was born on 25 November 1920. He was the Librarian of the Royal Commonwealth Society, 1956-1987. He died on 4 November 2002.
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RCMS 62/1a was presented by Donald Simpson, 1966. The rest of the collection was presented by Pauline Simpson, daughter of Donald Simpson, March 2003.
Other Finding Aids
MSS Addenda, vol. I; Donald H. Simpson, ed., 'The manuscript catalogue of the library of the Royal Commonwealth Society' (London, 1975), p. 55. There is a description with the collection.
A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.
This collection level description was created by RAS using information from the original typescript catalogue and Donald Simpson's R.C.S. catalogue.
Simpson, Donald Herbert, 1920-2002, Librarian of the Royal Commonwealth Society