Letters home to his daughter, Dorothy, as farmer at Mau Narok and Keringet (1924-1961); with reminiscences of life in Kenya by Dorothy Powys Cobb (1909-1950s). Typescript and photocopies.
Letters and Memoirs of Edward and Dorothy Powys Cobb
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS.Afr.s.2058
- Dates of Creation1909-1961
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description1 box
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Administrative / Biographical History
Edward Powys Cobb, farmer at Mau Narok and Keringet in Kenya. Dorothy Powys Cobb, daughter of Edward Powys Cobb
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Collection level description created by Marion Lowman, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.
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Listed as no. 1025 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
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