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Zaria Province (Nigeria)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Harold D. Gunn collection

Call Number: MS 1586
Overview: The papers include a unique collection of reports, memoranda, maps and anthropological and historical notes generated by officials and researchers who worked for the British colonial administration in Northern Nigeria. The materials document aspects of the policy of Indirect Rule pursued by the Colonial Government dating ca. 1908-1950, including the establishment and consolidation of a hierarchy of administrative units for ruling rural Nigerians. A good number of the files were produced in the...
Dates: 1908-1982