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Archive of Sir Robert Armitage

Papers of Sir Robert Perceval Armitage, KCMG, MBE (1906-90) relating to his work in Kenya, the Gold Coast, Cyprus and Nyasaland.
Extents: 1.05 Linear metres (7 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1926-83
Collection

Correspondence and papers of Arthur Casswell Spooner

Correspondence, papers, diaries and photographs of Arthur Casswell Spooner (1906-96), Colonial Service Administrative Cadet, later Commissioner of Labour Department, in the Gold Coast (1928-52).
Extents: 0.75 Linear metres (12 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1928-95
Collection

Diaries of Sir John Maxwell

Diaries of Sir John Maxwell, relating to his career as a Colonial Administrator in the Gold Coast.
Extents: 5 boxes (22 volumes)
Dates: 1909-1930
Collection

Papers of Algar R.W. Robertson

Correspondence, tour diaries etc. relating to service in the Gold Cost, British Guiana, Fiji, Trinidad and Tobago, Nigeria.
Extents: 14 volumes and files (5 boxes)
Dates: 1929-1956
Single Item

Papers of Lieutenant-Colonel Angus Colin Duncan-Johnstone

Diaries, reports, correspondence, press cuttings, etc. relating to his service in the Gold Coast (now Ghana).
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.593
Extents: 6 Volumes
Dates: 1922-1957
Collection

Papers of Sir Charles Henry Harper

Diaries, correspondence, copies of despatches, reports, press cuttings etc. relating to Harper's work in the Gold Coast (1914-1920); papers relating to St. Helena and Ascension Island - mainly extracts/notes copied from other works and gathered by Harper in preparation for writing a book - (1922-1934); papers relating to Ashanti law and history (1904-1922) and to the Golden Stool of Ashanti (1921-1935).
Extents: 4 boxes
Dates: 1904-1935
Collection

Papers of Sir Mark Wilson

Papers relating to his work in Tanganyika and the Gold Coast. Also, a typed copy of Wilson's diary kept before and during his first tour as a cadet in Tanganyika and as a magistrate in Uganda.
Extents: 8 boxes
Dates: 1924-1956
Collection

Papers of Women Administrative Officers in Colonial Africa

Reminiscences, press cuttings, circulars, photographs and associated material of women who served in the Colonial Service in Africa and the West Indies (one contribution only from the West Indies), mainly relating to the years 1945 to 1960.
Extents: 1.2 Linear metres (8 boxes)
Dates: 1944-1984
Single Item

Photocopied essays by Peggy Phyllis Campbell

Three essays by Peggy Campbell relating to her husband's administrative service in the Gold Coast (1936-1946). The essays are entitled "And the Bride wore Khaki Shorts!" (1939), "A thorn in the Flesh" (1941), and "My African Ghost" (1941). Photocopied typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.2130
Extents: 13 ff.
Dates: 1939, 1941
Single Item

Photographs and Reports belonging to Arthur W. Davies

Annual reports of the Ahafo, Dagomba, Wenchi/Sunyani and Kumas districts, Gold Coast (1939-1951) Report on the history and organisation of the "Kamnonse" in Dagomba (1948) Photographs relating to Davies' service in the Gold Coast.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1878
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1939-1951
Collection

Photographs belonging to George Howard Gibbs

Photographs of service in the Gold Coast Administration, 1921-1931, and of attendance at an Agricultural Conference held in Ibadan, 1938.
Extents: 2 Volumes
Dates: 1921-1931, 1938
Single Item

Photographs relating to the work of Walter Wheatly Kilby

Two albums and one file of photographs taken during colonial administrative service in the Gold Coast.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1894
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1928-1931
Single Item

Report by Michael D.I. Gass on the first elections to the Legislative Assembly of the Gold Coast

Report on the first elections to the Legislative Assembly of the Gold Coast, with Appendices B-M, 1951.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1679
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1951

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20th century 12
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Ghana -- Officials and employees 7
Ghana 2
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Africa, Central -- History -- 20th century 1
Agriculture -- Ghana -- Congresses and conventions 1
Ascension Island (Atlantic Ocean) 1
Ashanti 1
Ashanti (African people) -- Social life and customs 1
Ashanti -- History 1
Autobiographies -- Ghana 1
Colonial administrators 1
Colonial administrators -- Ghana -- Diaries 1
Colonial administrators' spouses -- Ghana 1
Cyprus -- History -- 20th century 1
Elections -- Ghana 1
Fiji -- Officials and employees 1
Gambia -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Ghana -- Description and travel 1
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Indexed names
Armitage | Sir | Robert Perceval | 1906-1990 | Knight | colonial administrator 1
Campbell | Archibald | 1914-1994 | Colonial Administrator 1
Campbell | Peggy Phyllis | fl 1939-1941 | wife of Archibald Campbell Colonial Administrator 1
Davies | Arthur W | b 1915 | Colonial Administrator 1
Duncan-Johnstone | Angus Colin | b 1889 | Colonial Administrator 1
Gass | Sir | Michael David I | b 1916 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
Gibbs | George Howard | 1889-1969 | Colonial Administrator 1
Harper | Charles Henry | 1876-1950 | Sir | Knight and Colonial Governor 1
Kilby | Walter Wheatly | fl 1928-1931 | Colonial Administrator 1
Maxwell | Sir | John | 1875-1946 | Colonial Administrator 1
Robertson | Algar Ronald | 1902-1975 | Colonial Administrator 1
Spooner | Arthur Casswel | 1906-1996 | colonial administrator 1
University of Oxford | Development Records Project 1
Wilson | Sir | Mark | 1896-1956 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1