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ED 019

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ED 019


Diary by Peter Young of Public Schools Empire Tours Committee visit to Africa



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Eton Portrait formerly MEL 295

Administrative / Biographical history

Jasper Peter Young (1918-1941) was at Eton 1932-1936 in the house of H.K. Marsden. He was killed in action 17 September 1941.


January 1937 - April 1937

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4 items

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/2 Photocopies of a diary of a tour to South Africa and Rhodesia, led by F.J. Coleridge (2 copies); /3 his copy of Eton Portrait containing photographs and press cuttings.
/A Article on the tours by Marjorie Harper, "Personal Contact is Worth a Ton of Text-Books: Educational Tours of the Empire, 1926-39" in The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, Vol.32 no.3 (September 2004)


Eton Portrait was formerly MEL 295

Associated material

See obituary Eton College Chronicle 17 October 1941 COLL/P9/60/23
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