Report by Paul Spencer

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Photocopy of a report by Spencer and related correspondence concerning the Lewaso Dorobo (Il Uaso) people of northern Kenya and the advisability of relocating them, November 1959-December 1960.

Administrative / Biographical History

Paul Spencer undertook the survey which resulted in this report during his period of research among the Samburu people of Kenya, 1957-1960, at the request of the District Commissioner, Samburu.

Conditions Governing Access

Bodleian reader's ticket required.


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

Other Finding Aids

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Conditions Governing Use

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

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