Papers of Andrew Tibandebage

Scope and Content

Letters from Andrew Tibandebage, Karagwe, Tanzania to Mrs. Kay Grantham,Dorking, Surrey, 1986-1987, chiefly relating to matters of health, family andeconomic difficulties in Tanzania.

Administrative / Biographical History

Andrew K. Tibandebage was Manager and first Headmaster of the Karagwe Secondary School, Lukajange, Tanzania, c1977, and Chairman of its Board of Governors in 1986. He was also an ex-pupil of Julius Nyerere.

Conditions Governing Access

Bodleian reader's ticket required.


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.


Letter from Tibandebage to Mrs. Kay Grantham, 1998, with photocopies of two letters by her late husband, Donald Robert Grantham, geologist, from British Guiana and Tanganyika, 1937 and 1941, and his obituary (d 1969), donated by Mrs. Kay Grantham, 15th January 1999.