Manuscript Collections

Smyly Papers

Papers of Sir Philip Crampton SMYLY (1866-1953), colonial administrator

  • one box of material, relating mainly to Sierra Leone and the Gold Coast
  • the material includes correspondence, notes, typescripts, drawings and watercolour sketches, newspaper cuttings and miscellaneous ephemera
  • the papers have not yet been catalogued in detail

Related Resources

Collections of papers: Cambridge University Library

Collections of objects, photographs, etc.: Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford

National Register of Archives: Smyly, Sir Philip Crampton (1866-1953) Knight, Colonial Administrator Link to record (external site)

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