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LUGARD (Frederick J.D. 1858-1945) Autograph Letter Signed to "Dear Sir",   refering to having missed a meeting, and suggesting that he could be contacted at his Club,  19th October, 1892
2 pp. sm.8vo,
Lord Lugard commenced his career as a professional soldier and later became known as an African Explorer and Colonial Administrator. He was distinguished in the Afghan War of 1879-80, in the Sudan Campaign in 1884-85, and the 3rd Burmese War of 1886-87. He was Governor of Hong Kong from 1907-12, and Governor General of Nigeria from 1914-19. His great work, The Rise and Fall of our East African Empire, was published in 1893.

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