Manuscript Collections

Jeffreys Papers

Papers of Mervyn David Waldegrave JEFFREYS (1890-1975), colonial administrator and anthropologist

  • two boxes of material, relating mainly to Cameroon
  • the material includes correspondence, notes, drawings, and manuscript copies of several Bamum script books
  • the papers have not yet been catalogued in detail

Related Resources

Collections of papers: University of Witwatersrand

Collections of objects: Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford; University of California at Los Angeles; British Museum

National Register of Archives: Jeffreys, Mervyn David Waldegrave (1890-1975) Colonial Administrator Link to record (external site)

Enquiries:  ms-photo.colls@prm.ox.ac.uk