Papers of Professor Charles Tenniswood

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Afr. s. 1825 (131B-G) (Box LXXXV)
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      6 files

Scope and Content

Papers on work at Makerere, including Central Research Committee minutes and research material, 1945-1954

Administrative / Biographical History

Charles Tenniswood was tutor and first Professor of Chemistry at Makerere, Uganda, [1946-1954]

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 811 (131B-G) 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

Memorandum, [1978-1984] of Audrey Wilshere (former wife of Charles Tenniswood) on teaching in a West African high school [1950s-1960s] (ref. MSS. Afr. s. 1825 (131) (Box LXXXV))

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