OP37 - West Indian Lawyer in the Gold Coast: George James

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Title: OP37 - West Indian Lawyer in the Gold Coast: George James
Author: Appiah, Estelle; Rouse-Jones, Margaret
Abstract: George James Christian was a Dominican lawyer who migrated to the Gold Coast via London in the early twentieth century. He is representative of a group of West Indians who made the return to the motherland in the late nineteenth/early twentieth century. He had a successful legal practice in the Gold Coast and was a member of the Legislative Council from 1930 until his death in 1940. The persons interviewed are Ghanaians, all of whom were either relatives or friends of Christian. Their names are given with the tapes.
Description: 3 audio cassettesThis resource is available for research. It is the property of the West Indiana and Special Collections Division, The Alma Jordan Library, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus. Copyright: The University of the West Indies.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2139/7713
Date: 2010-06-10

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