Papers of George Bartholomew

Scope and Content

Papers, 1906-1921, including contract, correspondence and two passenger lists; typescript translation of the private wartime diary of Lieut. Nothnagel, 30th July-27th September 1914, [Central Africa, [mainly?] Cameroon].

Administrative / Biographical History

George Bartholomew was employed in Nigeria, 1906-[1908] as clerk and trade assistant by the African Association Limited (of Liverpool), and was in charge of Abonnema trading station, Nigeria, for The African Traders Co. Ltd., [c1916-1921?].

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

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Conditions Governing Use

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