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Research papers and miscellaneous correspondence, 1909-1953

MS. 10755/4

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  1. Letter addressed to Edward Lane Poole from Elizabeth Malleson in which she expresses her sadness that he is leaving England for Africa, 1912 and a letter addressed to Edward on his birthday from his mother Rachael Emily Lane Poole (née Malleson) in which she expresses her confidence in his future prospects, 1909.
  2. One notebook of handwritten notes by Edward Lane Poole regarding 'Native Tribes of Nothern Rhodesia', n.d.
  3. One typed account by Edward Lane Poole entitled, 'A Short History of the North Charterland Exploration Co', 1923.
  4. Two newspaper articles regarding the 'last living natives' in Africa and African maps, 1925-1933.
  5. Papers compiled by Edward Lane Poole relating to the formation of the Central African Federation, 1953.
  6. Original folder containing testimonials put together by Edward Lane Poole, 1910-1940.


  • 1909-1953


1 box (6 folders)


MS. 10755/4

Existence and Location of Copies

MS. 10755/7 (folder 4) contains a photocopy edition of Edward Lane Poole's original folder containing testimonials.

Repository Details

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