Papers of E.K. Townsend-Coles

Scope and Content

Papers dating from period at the University College of Rhodesia andNyasaland, 1958-1965, including a prospectus and report of the Institute,a report on a sample socio-economic survey in Gutu Tribal Trust land, copiesof reports and articles on Rhodesia and the proceedings of a Symposium on Rhodesia's Independence held on 3rdNovember 1965.

Administrative / Biographical History

Edwin K. Townsend-Coles (fl 1958-2002) was Director of the Institute ofAdult Education, University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Salisbury,Rhodesia, 1958-1965.

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Collection level description created by Paul Davidson, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.

Other Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

Related Material

Memorandum on experiences at the University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland,1961-1965 (ref. MSS. Afr. s. 1825 (113)).

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