Papers of Frederick Richard K. Kitto

Scope and Content

Memoranda and reports on land regulations, court hearings on land disputes andcorrespondence, etc. as Commissioner of Lands and Surveys for the BritishSolomon Islands Protectorate, 1950-1959.

Administrative / Biographical History

Frederick Richard K. Kitto (fl 1900-1967) worked as a surveyor, Sarawakfrom 1933, Assistant Superintendent, Lands and Survey Department from 1939,Superintendent from 1946, Director, 1953 and Commissioner of Lands, BritishSolomon Islands Protectorate, 1956-1958.

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Collection level description created by Paul Davidson, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 765 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

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