Photographs relating to Roy Gibson's time in the Malayan Civil Service.
Photographs taken by Roy Gibson during his time in Malaya, whilst serving with the Malayan Civil Service
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- ReferenceGB 102 MS 381234
- Dates of Creation1950s
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description3 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Roy Gibson attended the Malay Department of SOAS in 1947 as part of the 1st Devonshire Course, before going out to Malayasia, where he served in the Malayan Civil Service. He returned to Europe in 1958.
Conditions Governing Access
Donated to SOAS Library with a number of publications in January 2015. The publications, now added to the SOAS Main Library collections, include Wilkinson's Malay English Dictionary, 1932, 2 volumes (Library reference: L IBA413 /988604 Pt. 1 & Pt.2) and a Tamil English dictionary by Fabricius, 1933 (Library reference: KVO413 /366016)