Manuscript Collections

Thesiger Papers

Papers of Sir Wilfred Patrick THESIGER (1910-2003), explorer

  • one box of material
  • the material includes correspondence, a typescript on the Samburu, and miscellaneous ephemera
  • the papers have not yet been catalogued in detail

Related Resources

Collections of papers: Eton College; Royal Geographical Society

Collections of objects, photographs, etc.: Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford; Natural History Museum; British Museum; Royal Geographical Society

National Register of Archives: Thesiger, Sir Wilfred Patrick (1910-2003) Knight, Diplomat, Author and Traveller Link to record (external site)

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography: Thesiger, Sir Wilfred Patrick (1910–2003), explorer Link to article (external site)

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