Papers of Hugh Tulloch

Scope and Content

Papers relating to career in prison service in Palestine, Egypt, Shanghai,Nigeria and Sierra Leone, including police orders, correspondence, memoranda,photographs, printed material and press cuttings, 1936-1966.

Administrative / Biographical History

Hugh Tulloch (fl 1914-1960s) joined the Prisons and Police Service,Shanghai in 1939 but became a prisoner of war from 1943 to 1945. After theend of the Second World War he became Consulate-General of Shanghai,1945-1946, Assistant Superintendant, Prisons, Nigeria, from 1947 andSuperintendant from 1952. He was made Senior Superintendant, Sierra Leone,from 1956 and Deputy Director, Prisons, 1956-1961.

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

Listed as no. 628 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.