Papers of Professor Lalage Bown

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Afr. s. 1825 (11) (Box III)
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      70 ff.

Scope and Content

Papers relating to experiences in adult education, [1978-1984].

Administrative / Biographical History

Professor Lalage Bown held positions at University College, Gold Coast,1949-1955, Makerere, Uganda, 1955-1959, Ibadan, Nigeria, 1960-1966, Universityof Zambia, 1966-1970, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria, 1971-1976and Lagos, Nigeria, 1977-1980.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 811 (11) in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996). A handlist is also available in the library reading room.

Related Material

Reports, programmes, minutes, agenda, teaching material, etc., relating tothe organisation of adult education courses at various African universities inthe Gold Ghost/Ghana and Nigeria; also other papers relating to adulteducation in Africa generally, 1949-1979 (ref. MSS. afr. s. 1877).