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Account by Henry Townsend Bourdillon of his service at the Colonial Office

"British and French colonial policy": original manuscript and typed corrected copy of an account relating to service as assistant under-secretary of state at the Colonial Office, 1954-1959.
Shelfmark: MSS.Brit.Emp.s.462
Extents: 17 Leaves
Dates: 1954-1959
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Account by Sir Percy Loraine and list of books

Account by Sir Percy Loraine and list of books, August-September 1929.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. d. 308
Extents: 87 Leaves
Dates: Aug-Sep 1929
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Account of the Naval Society, and the Naval Review, by Admiral Sir William H. Henderson, 1916

Account of the Naval Society, and the Naval Review, by Admiral Sir William H. Henderson, 1916.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. d. 225
Extents: 78 Leaves
Dates: 1916
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Additional Goodhart papers

Additional Goodhart papers, 1975
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 8238, fols. 38-44
Extents: 7 Leaves
Dates: 1975
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Additional papers from the estate of Evelyn Emmet, Baroness Emmet of Amberley

Additional papers of Evelyn Emmet, Baroness Emmet of Amberley, (1901-75) Conservative MP.
Extents: 3.35 Linear metres (27 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1899-1993
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Additional papers of Alfred Milner, Viscount Milner

Additional papers of Alfred Milner, Viscount Milner, 1884-1920, statesman
Extents: 4.2 Linear metres (28 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1884-1990
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Additional papers of Bruce Chatwin

Additional papers of (Charles) Bruce Chatwin (1940-1989), writer
Extents: 5.16 Linear metres (36 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1957-1989; [c. 1895-c. 2017]. Bulk c. 1957-c. 1989
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Additional papers of George Joachim Goschen

The papers include: a book of copies of telegrams to Earl Granville, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, 14 Sep. 1880-25 May 1881 letters of Goschen as Chancellor of Oxford, 1904-7 copy letters of Goschen to Queen Victoria, 1885-6 correspondence with A.J. Balfour, 1887-95.
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1880-1907
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Additional papers of John Allsebrook Simon, 1st Viscount Simon

Additional papers of and concerning John Allsebrook Simon, 1st Viscount Simon, (1873-1954) politician.
Extents: 2.15 Linear metres (27 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1880-1989
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Additional papers of Sir William Harcourt and Lewis Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt, with other papers of Mary Ethel Harcourt, Viscountess Harcourt, and Edward William Harcourt

The additional Harcourt papers consist of papers of Sir William Harcourt, 1832-1904, n.d.; papers of Lewis Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt, 1870-1929, n.d.; papers of Mary Ethel Harcourt, Viscountess Harcourt, 1885-1950, n.d.; and papers of Edward William Harcourt, 1842-1891
Extents: 37.62 Linear metres (342 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1832-1950, n.d.
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Additional papers of the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO)

Additional papers of the British Trust for Ornithology relating to the BTO/EGI Rookery Census
Extents: 3.33 Linear metres (22 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1928-1959
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Additional papers of the Harcourt family

Correspondence and papers of the Harcourt family of Stanton Harcourt and Nuneham Courtenay, Oxfordshire, 1663-1917.
Extents: 8.58 Linear metres (78 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1663-1917, n.d.
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Additional papers of the Round Table

Additional papers and correspondence for the Round Table, 1910-1966
Extents: 3.19 Linear metres (29 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1910-1966
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Address by Sir Richard Luce

Address by Sir Richard Luce to a service of thanksgiving in Westminster Abbey to mark the end of HM Overseas Civil Service, the centenary of the Corona Club and the golden jubilee of Corona Worldwide, 25th May 1999.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. r. 28
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1999
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Addresses and testimonials addressed to Sir Ernest Birch

Addresses and testimonials of appreciation addressed to Ernest Birch (and one to his wife) by groups in Malaya, some in local languages, 1892-1907. Also, photographs of J.W.W. Birch, Sir William Jervois, Sir Frank Swettenham and other Malayan groups and scenes, ca.1870-1920.
Extents: 2 boxes, 2 framed items
Dates: [ca. 1870]-1920
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African Voyage Album

Album of postcards, photographs and other souvenirs of a journey from Port Elizabeth to London via the east coast of Africa and the Suez Canal. Includes views of Port Elizabeth, East London, Durban, Lourenco Marques, Beira, Zanzibar, Mombasa, Aden, Port Sudan, Naples, Pompeii, Marseilles, Paris and London, with, at the end, pictures of Harrogate, York, Madeira, Cape Town, Victoria Falls and Kimberley, [20th century].
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2325
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 20th century
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Anecdotes about colonial life in Nigeria collected by Michael C. Atkinson

Humorous anecdotes and tales of colonial life in Nigeria, ca.1910-1950, collected and edited by M.C. Atkinson. Typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.2065
Extents: 2 Volumes
Dates: [ca. 1910-1950]
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'Antiquarian and Topographical Notes' by the rev. dr. Andrew Clark

'Antiquarian and Topographical Notes' by the rev. dr. Andrew Clark
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. e. 57
Extents: 113 Leaves
Dates: Written in 1914 by dr. A. Clark
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Archive of Alfred Milner, Viscount Milner, 1824-1955

Archive of Alfred Milner, Viscount Milner related to his political career, and including mainly correspondence with Earl of Selborne as well as papers of other members of the Palmer family.
Extents: 69.90 Linear metres (699 shelfmarks)
Dates: 1824-1955
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Archive of Antony Patrick MacDonnell, 1st Baron MacDonnell of Swinford

Official and private papers of Antony Patrick MacDonnell, 1st Baron MacDonnell of Swinford (1844-1925), mainly relating to India and Ireland.
Extents: 6.27 Linear metres (57 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1859-1925

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20th century 494
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Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 129
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 51
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18th century 30
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World War, 1914-1918 14
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Diplomatic and consular service -- British 10
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Great Britain -- Colonies -- Nigeria 10
Labour Party (Great Britain) -- History -- 20th Century 10
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World War, 1939-1945 5
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x - 15th century 5
Africa 4
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Australia 4
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Commonwealth countries 4
Europe -- History 4
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Indexed names
Conservative Party 67
Conservative Party | Conservative Central Office 33
Conservative Party | professional headquarters 24
Conservative Party | Conservative Research Department 19
University of Oxford 14
Conservative Party | National Union of Conservative and Unionist Associations 10
Oxfam GB 10
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 8
Asquith | Herbert Henry | 1852-1928 | 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith | statesman 6
Conservative Party | Conservative Political Centre 6
Labour Party 6
Conservative Party | National Union of Conservative and Unionist Associations | National Advisory Committees 5
Anderson | Ava | 1896-1974 | née Bodley | wife of Viscount Waverley 4
Balfour | Arthur James | 1848-1930 | 1st Earl of Balfour | statesman 4
Conservative Party | Advisory Committee on Policy 4
Conservative Party | Centre for Policy Studies 4
Conservative Party | Conservative Campaign Headquarters 4
Conservative Party | Conservatives in the European Parliament 4
Conservative Party | National Society for Conservative Agents 4
Conservative Party | National Union of Conservative and Unionist Associations | Women's National Advisory Committee 4
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Conservative Party | Swinton College 4
Conservative Party | parliamentary party 4
European Parliament | European Conservative Group 4
Great Britain and Northern Ireland | Foreign Office 4
Liberal Party 4
Milner | Alfred | 1854-1925 | Viscount Milner | statesman 4
Palmer | William Waldegrave | 1859-1942 | 2nd Earl of Selborne | statesman 4
Asquith | Margaret Emma Alice [Margot] | 1864-1945 | neé Tennant | Countess of Oxford and Asquith | political hostess and diarist 3
Attlee | Clement Richard | 1883-1967 | 1st Earl Attlee | politician and prime minister 3
Birch | Sir | Ernest Woodford | 1857-1929 | Knight | Colonial Governor 3
Bow Group 3
Clark | Andrew | 1854-1922 | Clergyman and Antiquary 3
Conservative Party | Conservative Overseas Bureau 3
Conservative Party | Leader's Consultative Committee 3
Conservative Party | Official Group 3
Conservative Party | Organisation Department 3
Conservative Party | Steering Committee 3
Conservative Party | Trade Unionists' National Advisory Committee 3
Conservative Party | training colleges 3
Conservative Party | voluntary wing 3
Disraeli | Benjamin | 1804-1881 | Earl of Beaconsfield | statesman 3
Emmet | Evelyn Violet Elizabeth | 1899-1980 | Baroness Emmet of Amberley | Conservative MP 3
European Parliament | European Democratic Group 3
Federation of University Conservative and Unionist Associations 3
Great Britain and Ireland | Foreign Office 3
Great Britain | Colonial Office 3
Harcourt | Edward William | 1825-1891 | politician 3
Harcourt | Family | Nuneham Courtenay 3
Harcourt | Family | Stanton Harcourt 3
Harcourt | Lewis Vernon | 1863-1922 | 1st Viscount Harcourt | politician 3
League of Nations 3
Wilson | James Harold | 1916-1995 | Baron Wilson of Rievaulx | Statesman 3
Africa Bureau | 1952 - 1978 2
Armitage | Sir | Robert Perceval | 1906-1990 | Knight | colonial administrator 2
Barnes | Robert Ogle | fl 1937-1960 | senior soil conservation engineer 2
Battershill | Sir | William Denis | 1896-1959 | Knight | colonial administrator 2
Birch | James Wheeler Woodford | 1826-1875 | Resident in Perak 2
Bonar Law Memorial College | Conservative Party training college 2
Canning Club, Oxford 2
Channel 4 2
Clark Kerr | Archibald John Kerr | 1882-1951 | Baron Inverchapel | British diplomat 2
Conservative Party | Central Committee on Post-War Problems 2
Conservative Party | Conservative Commonwealth Council 2
Conservative Party | Conservative Group for Europe 2
Conservative Party | Conservative Policy Forum 2
Conservative Party | National Union of Conservative and Unionist Associations | Central Women's Advisory Committee 2
Conservative Party | National Union of Conservative and Unionist Associations | Young Britons 2
Conservative Party | Young Conservative and Unionist Organisation 2
Conservative Party | affiliated organisations 2
Conservative Party | party officials 2
Coupland | Sir | Reginald | 1884-1952 | Knight | colonial historian 2
Dawson | George Geoffrey | 1874-1944 | formerly Robinson | newspaper editor 2
Dell | Edmund | 1921-1999 | Labour MP and historian 2
England and Wales | House of Lords 2
European Economic Community 2
European Parliament | European Conservatives and Reformists Group | United Kingdom Delegation 2
European Parliament | Group of the European People's Party and European Democrats | British Section 2
European Parliament | Group of the European People's Party | British Section 2
Fabian Colonial Bureau 2
Great Britain and Ireland | Board of Trade. 2
Great Britain and Ireland | Colonial Office 2
Great Britain and Northern Ireland | Liberal Democrats 2
Great Britain and Northern Ireland | Social and Liberal Democrats | 1988-1989 2
Harcourt | Edward | 1757-1847 | formerly Venables-Vernon | Archbishop of York 2
Harcourt | George Granville | 1785-1861 | formerly Venables-Vernon | MP, Barrister 2
Harcourt | George Simon | 1736-1809 | 2nd Earl Harcourt 2
Harcourt | Simon | 1714-1777 | 1st Earl Harcourt | politician 2
Harcourt | Simon | c 1661-1727 | 1st Viscount Harcourt | Lord Chancellor 2
Harcourt | Sir | William George Granville Venables Vernon | 1827-1904 | Knight | statesman 2
Harcourt | William | 1743-1830 | 3rd Earl Harcourt | Field Marshal 2
Harcourt | William | Venables Vernon | 1789-1871 | Canon of York, chemist 2
Harris | Michael | 1920-2009 | Oxfam Overseas Director 1972-1984 2
Heath | Sir | Edward Richard George | 1916-2005 | Knight | prime minister 2
Holmes | Oliver Wendell | 1841-1935 | American jurist 2
House of Lords Record Office: the Parliamentary Archives 2
Junior Imperial and Constitutional League 2
Lawrence | Thomas Edward | 1888-1935 | known as Lawrence of Arabia | soldier, author 2
Lewis| Clive Staples | 1898-1963 | writer 2
Llewellyn | Bernard | 1920-2008 | Oxfam Overseas Aid Appraiser 2
Lugard | Frederick John Dealtry | 1858-1945 | Baron Lugard of Abinger | colonial administrator, soldier and author 2
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Language
French 16
Latin 12
German 9
Spanish; Castilian 6
Chinese 5
Portuguese 5
Italian 4
Arabic 3
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 3
Greek, Modern (1453-) 3
Swedish 3
Danish 2
Dutch; Flemish 2
Hebrew 2
Czech 1
Croatian 1
Japanese 1
Malay 1
Norwegian 1
Polish 1
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