Press cuttings, maps, a few official publications and a file of photographs(native scenery etc.) relating to service in Nigeria, 1930s.
Papers of H.L. Ward Price
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Afr. s. 2225
- Dates of Creation1930s
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description1 box
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Administrative / Biographical History
Henry Lewis Ward-Price, barrister, took the post of Assistant District Commissioner, South Nigeria, 1912, was made Assistant Secretary, Nigerian Secretariat, 1924 and Assistant Secretary, Southern Provinces Secretariat, 1926. He achieved the rank of Class I, Grade I in the Administrative Service, 1929 and was later Senior Resident, Oyo Province, till 1937.
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