Papers of Frank Thomas Russell

Scope and Content

Detailed memoirs of service, 1930-1973.

Administrative / Biographical History

Frank Thomas Russell (fl 1930-1973) worked as a schoolmaster, statistician and later director of the Central Statistical Office, Southern Rhodesia. From 1964 to 1970 he continued his work in Northern Rhodesia/Zambia, Basutoland/Lesotho and Swaziland, and in St. Lucia, 1973.

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. 612 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.


A memorandum on UNESCO evaluation was added in May 1985 and an additionalchapter on service in St. Lucia was added in July 1985.