Papers of the Agricultural and Economic Research Institute at Amani, Tanganyika

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Eng. misc. c. 714-16; Eng. lett. c. 479-80
  • Dates of Creation
      1920-28
  • Language of Material
      English.
  • Physical Description
      5 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Papers of the Agricultural and Economic Research Institute at Amani, consisting of:  

  • Copies of reports sent to the administration in Dar-es-Salaam by the Director of the Institute, Alleyne Leechman, 1920-1
  • Papers of the Director, including monthly reports submitted to him by the head gardener, 1921-5
  • Monthly reports of the head gardener, 1926-8, with lists of seeds available from the Institute, 1922-6, n.d.
  • Correspondence of the Director concerning the distribution of seeds, 1920-3

Administrative / Biographical History

Agricultural and Economic Research Institute at Amani, Tanganyika.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Acquisition Information

The papers were given to the Library anonymously through the Colonial Records Project (Oxford) in 1967.

Note

Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 44719-23.

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