Documents, predominantly concerning Lesotho, accumulated by John [Jack] Gallagher during periods spent working there as a teacher and education adviser: includes papers relating to the University of Lesotho and education in Lesotho, 1984-1991; records of the Teyateyaneng Centenary Committee, 1985-1986; photographs and slides for exhibitions, c1985; papers concerning Basutoland law, 1951-1952; copy of a published history of Basutoland, written in Sotho, 1917; and other miscellaneous items.
GALLAGHER, John (Jack) (fl 1984-1991)
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- ReferenceGB 101 ICS 114
- Dates of Creation1917-1991
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description13 files
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Jack Gallagher worked as a teacher and education adviser in Lesotho during the 1980s and 1990s. He accumulated this material during this time: some relates directly to his work and personal interests, while other items were collected by him. Gallagher donated a substantial Library to ICS as well as these archival items.
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Donated to ICS by Jack Gallagher
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Catalogued to file level (see link to repository catalogue).
Compiled 2000, revised by Alan Kucia as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project, Aug 2001.
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