Extract from the diary of R. Smith while serving in the 1st King's Dragoon Guards during the Zulu War, 1878-1879. Manuscript copy made by his daughter, Ida Ashby.
Copy of an extract from the diary of R. Smith relating to the Zulu War
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 MSS.Afr.r.196
- Dates of Creation1878-1879
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description23 ff.
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Collection level description created by Marion Lowman, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.
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Listed as no. 1214 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
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