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Africa files, 1963-1976, 1963-1976

MS. Eng. c. 6467
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (fols. 1-62) Summit Conference of Independent African States in Addis Ababa, May 1963 (first meeting of the Organisation of African Unity), 1963-4
  2. (fols. 63-124) the Tanganyika-Rhodesia rail link (Uhuru/Tanzam Railway), 1963-71, with extracts from Richard Seymour Hall and Hugh Peyman, The Great Uhuru Railway (London, 1976) mentioning Smith, and (fols. 122-4) letter from Smith to the press, 1976
  3. (fols. 125-237) reports of the Zanzibar coup, mutiny by the First Battalion Tanganyikan Rifles and threatened mutinies in Uganda and Kenya, 1964
  4. (fols. 238-64) correspondence with Maxwell Stamp Association concerning the Tanzania-Zambia railway and mineral deposits in Botswana, 1964-7


  • Creation: 1963-1976


264 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 6467

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