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Dalrymple, Thomas Hardie, b 1900, doctor

Gender: Male
Active Dates: circa 1900 - circa 1961
Active Area: Africa (continent)
Nigeria (nation)
Plateau (state)
Jos (inhabited place)
Cameroon (nation)
Likenesses: None found.
Photographs: See list of photographs
Publications: Dalrymple contributed photographs to 'Nigeria', 'This is Jos', 'Geographical Magazine'.
Related Entries: None found.
Thomas Hardie Dalrymple was born in Rangoon. He was taken to Scotland at the age of 5 and educated at the private School at Bridge-of-Allan and at Glasgow University. He worked as a doctor in Welsh coal mines before joining the Colonial Medical Service on 25th March 1931. He served in Sierra Leone (1931-33), Nigeria (1933-35), Gambia (1935-37) and finally in Nigeria again (1937-1950). He retired in 1950 and remained in Nigeria, opening a private practice at Jos. He finally left Nigeria in 1961 and settled on the Isle of Man.

Dalrymple was an amateur photographer and contributed photographs to various publications.
Sources: Typescript copy of 'Index to Photographers'.

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