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Elizabeth Millicent ('Sally') Chilver

(1914-2014), Political scientist and anthropologist

Sitter in 3 portraits
Political scientist and anthropologist. Chilver began her career as a journalist in 1937, working for the Daily News (1945-7). From 1948 to 1957 she worked for the Colonial Office. She held the post of Principal at Bedford College, University of London (1964-71) and subsequently at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford (1971-9). Chilver authored numerous articles on African historical subjects and edited the book Cameroon's Tycoon: Max Esser's Expedition and Its Consequences (with U. Röshenthaler), published in 2001.

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Elizabeth Millicent ('Sally') Chilver, by J.S. Lewinski - NPG x128708

Elizabeth Millicent ('Sally') Chilver

by J.S. Lewinski
bromide print from original 2 1/4 inch square film negative, August 1965
NPG x128708

Elizabeth Millicent ('Sally') Chilver, by Samuel Finlak, and by  Joseph Chila - NPG x128892

Elizabeth Millicent ('Sally') Chilver

by Samuel Finlak, and by Joseph Chila
bromide fibre print, June 2005
NPG x128892

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