Papers of James Douglas Walker, 1952-1976

Scope and Content

Correspondence, memoranda, etc. relating to service with the railways ofNigeria, Zambia and North Borneo, 1952-1976, with 95 photographs.

Administrative / Biographical History

James Douglas Walker worked on the Nigerian, North Borneo, Zambia andMalawi railways, [1952-1969].

Access Information

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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. 1416 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford,Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Conditions Governing Use

No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.


Press cutting, May 1985.

Related Material

Photographs of service with the North Borneo railways, 1960s (ref. MSS.Ind. Ocn. s. 282).