Papers of Barbara Akinyemi

Scope and Content

Typescript journal of period as nurse/health visitor, Nigeria, 1947-1952, withreminiscences of that period and of her recruitment in England, written for aNigerian audience.

Administrative / Biographical History

Barbara Akinyemi worked as a nurse/health visitor, Nigeria, 1947-1952.

Conditions Governing Access

Bodleian reader's ticket required.


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

Other Finding Aids

A handlist for the collection is available in the library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Related Material

Memorandum on service as a health visitor in Nigeria, 1947-c1951, with relatedletter and press cutting (ref. MSS. Afr. s. 1872 (2)).