The face in the mirror

Scope and Content

The autobiography of John Morley, written during the 1970s, 122 pages.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Morley was born on 28 May 1914 in Rothwell, Northamptonshire. He was in business in Aden, 1935-1936, before joining the Colonial Service. His posts included Northern Nigeria, Eritrea during the British occupation, Singapore, Malaya and, lastly, the Gold Coast. He retired in 1956.

Access Information

The thesis may not be reproduced in whole or in part without the permission of the author.

Acquisition Information

Presented by John Morley, December 1977.


Includes index.

Other Finding Aids

MSS 11c99M V

MSS Addenda, vol. I.

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.

Conditions Governing Use

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Additional Information

This collection level description was created by RAS using information from the original typescript catalogue.

Morley, John, b 1914