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Papers of Sir Cecil Clementi

Papers of Sir Cecil Clementi (1875-1947), colonial governor, mainly relating to his work in Hong Kong and Malaya.
Extents: 8.3 Linear metres (55 boxes)
Dates: 1873-1963
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Papers of Sir Charles Campbell Woolley

Papers relating to Woolley's service in Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), Jamaica, Cyprus and British Guiana (now Guyana). Included are: Papers concerning the visit by the Duke of Gloucester to Ceylon in 1934 and an earlier visit by the Duke and other officials Cuttings from West Indian newspapers, including accounts of the "New Deal" for Jamaica introduced by Woolley (a land settlement scheme, involving…
Extents: 5 boxes
Dates: 1922-1962
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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
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Papers of Sir Edward Brandis Denham

Diaries covering Mauritius (1921-1923), Kenya (1923-1928), Gambia (1928-1930), British Guiana (1930-1934) and Jamaica (1934-1938). 30 volumes. Also, papers relating to Ceylon (1911-1917), Gambia (1816-1929) and British Guiana (1806-1932), including some 19th century papers dated before Denham's time. 2 boxes.
Extents: 30 volumes and 2 boxes
Dates: 1806-1938
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Papers of Sir Frederick Johnson Pedler

Diaries, reports, memoranda, correspondence, etc., relating to service in Tanganyika (1934-1937); as Secretary to the Commission on Higher Education in East Africa and the Sudan (1937-1938); as secretary to Lord Hailey in British Tropical Africa (1939) and in the Congo (1940-1942); also personal papers and letters relating to work for the United Africa Company in the Gold Coast (1947-1968).
Extents: 23 boxes, 2 volumes
Dates: 1934-1968
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Papers of Sir Geoffrey Francis Taylor Colby

Papers of Sir Geoffrey Colby, Governor of Nyasaland, including correspondence on federation, also speeches and papers on Governor's pensions.
Extents: 3 boxes
Dates: [1948-1956?]
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Papers of Sir Godfrey Yeatman Lagden

Diaries; notebooks; a letter-book containing Lagden's private letters to J.A. Spender; biographical material; correspondence; printed material (including obituary notices and tributes); papers relating to Lagden's awards, commissions and record of service; and papers relating to Lagden's book The Basutos (1909) and other publications. Also, papers (correspondence, reports, despatches and notes) relating to the South African War, Basutoland, and South African…
Extents: 67 volumes, 6 boxes
Dates: 1877-1934
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Papers of Sir Gordon James Lethem

The collection covers all periods of Lethem's career except the time he spent in the Seychelles. The bulk of the material relates to his time spent in Nigeria. Included is correspondence; reports, and papers connected with them; some diaries; a number of papers in Arabic; printed books, pamphlets and newspapers; and minutes and opinions on subjects of particular interest to the Governments of Nigeria or British Guiana.
Extents: 22 boxes
Dates: 1914-1946
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Papers of Sir Harry Charles Luke

The collection contains papers relating to the eight years that Sir Harry Luke held the office of Lieutenant-Governor of Malta. Included are despatches, telegrams and correspondence (including correspondence between Luke and Secretaries of State, Governors of Malta, and dignitaries of the Roman Catholic Church). There are also papers relating to Lord Strickland and his relationship with the Roman Catholic Church and with the British Government, and papers dealing with the threat of…
Extents: 3 boxes
Dates: 1930-1937
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Papers of Sir Henry R. M. Brooke-Popham as Governor and Commander-in-Chief, Kenya

Personal papers, correspondence, etc. including period as Governor and Commander-in-Chief, Kenya.
Extents: 10 files (2 boxes)
Dates: 1936-1953
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Papers of Sir Hilton Poynton

Text of farewell speech at Colonial Office party, 1966 Notes on connection with commodities work at the Colonial Office, 1966 Papers and administrative arrangements for the Oxford symposium on the transfer of power in tropical Africa, 1978 Text of an article by Poynton on race relations, with associated correspondence, 1968 Corespondence concerning…
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 544
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1936-1978
Collection

Papers of Sir John Dalzell Rankine

File on constitutional reform in Zanzibar (1952-1954), while British Resident, and 10 files as Governor of Western Region, Nigeria (1954-1960), including regular despatches to the Colonial Office and personal correspondence about pensions etc.
Extents: 3 boxes (10 files and loose correspondence)
Dates: 1952-1962
Collection

Papers of Sir John Robert Chancellor

Despatches, official and personal correspondence, notes and memoranda relating to Chancellor's work as Governor of Mauritius, Governor of Trinidad and Tobago, Governor of Southern Rhodesia, and High Commissioner for Palestine and Trans-Jordan.
Extents: 96 Files
Dates: 1911-1931
Single Item

Papers of Sir John Warburton Paul

Files relating to Sir John Paul's time spent in the Gambia, British Honduras (now Belize) and the Bahamas. Mainly speeches, but also monthly assessments on the political and security situation in the Gambia from April 1962 to February 1965.
Shelfmark: MSS.Brit.Emp.s.551
Extents: 3 Files
Dates: 1962-1973
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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
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Papers of Sir Patrick Muir Renison

The collection mainly consists of speeches and broadcasts made by Renison while serving in the West Indies and in Kenya. Topics covered in the speeches include Kenya's constitutional advancement, the Conference at Lancaster House in 1960, and the constitutional talks held in Nairobi in 1961. Also included in the collection is a small amount of correspondence about the future of the Overseas Civil Service and papers concerning recruitment.
Extents: 2 boxes
Dates: 1949-1962
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Papers of Sir Robert Thorne Coryndon (1)

"Barotseland: Notes by the Resident on the Natives and the Physical Aspects of the Country", 1897. Photocopied typescript.
Extents: 3 ff.
Dates: 1897
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Papers of Sir Robert Thorne Coryndon (2)

Papers as Governor of Uganda and Governor of Kenya. Also biographical material and correspondence. The years with the British South Africa Company are mainly represented by unofficial correspondence and Coryndon's own articles for magazines. No papers relating to his service under Rhodes survive in this collection. A small part of the collection is formed by correspondence and papers (1926-1931) of Sir Edward Grigg (Coryndon's successor in Kenya), along with papers (1913-1930) of…
Extents: 18 boxes
Dates: 1903-1947
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Papers of Sir Selwyn Macgregor Grier

The collection mainly covers the years Grier was in Nigeria, and mostly consists of family letters from Grier to his mother and to his sister "Dorothy" (Mary Lynda Dorothea Grier) who was Principal of Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, from 1921-1945. There is also a file of papers relating to Nigera and an album of photographs (mostly dated 1911).
Extents: 4 boxes
Dates: 1884-1957 (bulk 1905-1925)
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Papers of Sir Thomas S.W. Thomas

Correspondence, memoranda etc. as Governor of the Straits Settlements and High Commissioner for the Malay States, regarding the fall of Singapore and Malaya's war effort.
Extents: 3 boxes
Dates: 1941-1960

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Indexed subjects
20th century 104
Nigeria -- Officials and employees 21
Colonial administrators 19
19th century 13
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria 13
Colonial administrators -- Ghana 7
Colonial administrators -- Tanganyika 7
Ghana -- Officials and employees 7
Tanganyika -- Officials and employees 7
Africa -- Officials and employees 6
Kenya -- Officials and employees 6
Colonial administrators -- Africa 5
Cameroon -- Officials and employees 4
Guyana -- Officials and employees 4
Trinidad and Tobago -- Officials and employees 4
Colonial administrators -- South Africa 3
Colonial administrators -- Uganda 3
Governors 3
Governors -- Africa 3
South Africa -- Officials and employees 3
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Uganda -- Officials and employees 3
21st century 2
Africa -- Pictorial works 2
Asia -- Officials and employees 2
Autobiographies 2
Belize -- Officials and employees 2
Botswana 2
Civil Service -- Great Britain -- Colonies 2
Colonial administrators -- -- -- Tanzania -- Diaries 2
Colonial administrators -- Correspondence 2
Colonial administrators -- Kenya 2
Colonial administrators -- Lesotho 2
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria, Northern 2
Colonial administrators -- Zambia 2
Cyprus 2
Gambia -- Officials and employees 2
Gambia -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Ghana 2
Ghana -- Pictorial works 2
Governors -- Falkland Islands 2
Guyana -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Hong Kong (China) -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Jamaica -- Officials and employees 2
Kenya 2
Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963 2
Lesotho -- Officials and employees 2
Malawi -- Officials and employees 2
Malawi -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Malaya -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Nigeria, Eastern -- Officials and employees 2
Nigeria, Northern -- Officials and employees 2
Palestine -- Officials and employees 2
Photographs 2
Reminiscences 2
South African War, 1899-1902 -- Personal narratives 2
Tanzania -- Description and travel 2
Tanzania -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Zambia -- Officials and employees 2
18th century 1
Abeokuta (Nigeria) 1
Africa -- Description and travel 1
Africa -- Politics and government -- 1945-1960 -- Congresses 1
Africa, Central -- History -- 20th century 1
Africa, East 1
Agricultural industries -- Nigeria 1
Agriculture -- Africa 1
Agriculture -- Ghana -- Congresses and conventions 1
Agriculture -- Tanzania 1
Animals -- Africa 1
Ascension Island (Atlantic Ocean) 1
Ashanti 1
Ashanti (African people) -- Social life and customs 1
Ashanti -- History 1
Asia -- Description and travel 1
Asia -- Pictorial works 1
Australia 1
Autobiographies -- Ghana 1
Autobiographies -- Malawi 1
Bahamas -- Officials and employees 1
Barotseland (Zambia) 1
Bermuda -- Officials and employees 1
Boki (African people) 1
British Virgin Islands -- Officials and employees -- Salaries, etc. 1
Calabar (Nigeria) -- Officials and employees 1
Cameroon -- Description and travel 1
Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- Officials and employees 1
Ceylon -- Officials and employees 1
Civil service -- Nigeria, Eastern -- Colonies 1
Clubs -- England -- Oxford -- Photographs 1
Colonial Administrators -- Sierra Leone -- Photographs 1
Colonial administrator -- Nigeria 1
Colonial administrators -- Africa -- Interviews 1
Colonial administrators -- British Virgin Islands 1
Colonial administrators -- Cameroon 1
Colonial administrators -- Cameroon -- Autobiographies 1
Colonial administrators -- Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- Correspondence 1
Colonial administrators -- England -- Oxford -- Study and teaching 1
Colonial administrators -- Ghana -- Diaries 1
Colonial administrators -- Interviews 1
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria -- Autobiographies 1
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Indexed names
Lugard | Frederick John Dealtry | 1858-1945 | Baron Lugard of Abinger | colonial administrator, soldier and author 3
Robertson | Algar Ronald | 1902-1975 | Colonial Administrator 3
University of Oxford | Development Records Project 3
Atkinson | Michael C | b 1917 | Colonial Administrator 2
Bagenal | Charles James | 1877-1955 | Soldier and Colonial Administrator 2
Bower | Sir | Graham John | 1848-1933 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 2
Bridges | Albert Francis B | fl 1921-1949 | Colonial Administrator 2
Buxton | Clarence Edward Victor | 1892-1967 | Colonial Administrator 2
Chancellor | John Robert | 1870-1952 | Sir | Knight Colonial Administrator 2
Church Missionary Society 2
Clementi | Sir | Cecil | 1875-1947 | Knight | colonial governor 2
Coryndon | Sir | Robert Thorne | 1870-1925 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 2
Cox | Harry Bernard | 1906-1989 | Colonial Administrator 2
Lagden | Godfrey Yeatman | 1851-1934 | Sir | Knight Colonial Administrator 2
Popplewell | Geoffrey Douglas | b 1904 | District Officer Colonial Government 2
Walden | Stanley Arthur | 1905-1980 | Colonial Administrator 2
Adams | Sir | Hamilton John Goold- | 1858-1920 | Knight | colonial governor 1
African Research Survey 1
Aglen | E F | fl 1935 1
Ambrose | W Gerald | fl 1900 | Travelling Commissioner in Southern Nigeria 1
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Armitage | Sir | Robert Perceval | 1906-1990 | Knight | colonial administrator 1
Arrowsmith | Sir | Edwin Porter | 1909-1992 | Knight | colonial governor 1
Arthur | Oswald Raynor | 1905-1973 | Sir | Knight Colonial Administrator 1
Barkly | Henry | 1815-1898 | Sir | Knight Colonial Governor 1
Barwick | Neville | b 1916 | Colonial Administrator 1
Best | Oswald Herbert | fl 1920-1930 | Colonial Administrator 1
Bower | Graham John | 1848-1933 | Sir | Knight Colonial Administrator 1
Brayne-Baker | John | 1905-1997 | Colonial Administrator 1
Brice-Smith | Hugh Middleton | b 1884 | Colonial Administrator 1
Bridges | William Maclaren | b 1898 | Colonial Administrator 1
British West Charterland Company Limited 1
Brooke | Robert | d 1802 | Governor of St Helena 1
Brooke-Anderson | Amy | fl 1920-1926 | wife of Colonel Eric L Brooke-Anderson 1
Brooke-Anderson | Eric L | fl 1920-1926 | Colonel 1
Brooke-Popham | Henry Robert Moore | 1878-1953 | Sir | Knight Air Chief Marshal 1
Brooks | Robert Bernard | fl 1914-1932 | Colonial Administrator 1
Bryant | Herbert Collingwood A | b 1908 | Colonial Administrator 1
Caldecott | Andrew | 1884-1951 | Sir | Knight Governor General of Ceylon 1
Campbell | Archibald | 1914-1994 | Colonial Administrator 1
Campbell | Peggy Phyllis | fl 1939-1941 | wife of Archibald Campbell Colonial Administrator 1
Carrington | Mary Townsend | 1892-1980 | nee Eyres 1
Chaytor | Charles John | fl 1912-1932 | Colonial Administrator 1
Childs | Hubert | 1905-2983 | Colonial Administrator 1
Clementi | Augusta Mildred Warren | 1878-1969 | nee Graham 1
Clementi | Cecily Joyce | b 1915 1
Clementi | Cresswell Montagu | 1918-1981 | Air Vice-Marshal 1
Clementi | Dione Rose | 1914-2010 | lecturer in history 1
Clementi | Isabel | 1850–1930 | nee Collard 1
Clementi | Lockhart | 1881-after 1917 | Captain 1
Clementi | Marie Penelope Rose | 1889–1970 | nee Eyres | known as Penelope Clementi 1
Clementi | Montagu | 1839-1919 | Colonel, Judge Advocate-General in India 1
Clementi | Winifred Dorothy | d 1966 | nee Hobson | known as Dorothy Clementi 1
Cohen | Sir | Andrew | 1909-1968 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
Colby | Geoffrey Francis Taylor | 1901-1958 | Sir | Knight Governor of Nyasaland 1
Conservative Commonwealth and Overseas Council 1
Coriat | - | fl 1920-1960 | wife of Percy Coriat, Colonial administrator 1
Coriat | Percy | fl 1920-1960 | Colonial administrator 1
Corona Club 1
Corona Worldwide 1
Coryndon | Phyllis Mary | fl 1903-1947 | Lady | nee Worthington, wife of Sir Robert Thorne Coryndon 1
Culwick | Arthur Theodore | b 1905 | Colonial Administrator 1
Davidson | Ann M | fl 1950-1963 | wife of Colonial Administrator 1
Davies | Arthur W | b 1915 | Colonial Administrator 1
Denham | Edward Brandis | 1876-1938 | Sir | Knight Colonial Governor 1
Duncan-Johnstone | Angus Colin | b 1889 | Colonial Administrator 1
Dutton | Eric Aldhelm Torlogh | 1895-1973 | Colonial Administrator 1
East African Estates Limited 1
Ewart | J H | fl 1900-1901 | Travelling Commissioner in Southern Nigeria 1
Eyre | William | 1805-1859 | Sir | Knight Major General 1
Eyres | Cresswell John | 1862-1949 | Admiral 1
Eyres | Rose Nankivell | 1863-1940 | nee Townsend 1
Fleming | J T | b 1924 | Barrister Colonial Administrator 1
Foot | Florence Sylvia | d 1985 | wife of Hugh Mackintosh Foot 1
Foot | Hugh Mackintosh | 1907-1990 | Baron Caradon | colonial administrator and diplomat 1
Gardner | J A | b 1921 | Administrator Kenyan Government 1
Gass | Sir | Michael David I | b 1916 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
Gedge | Ernest | 1862-1935 | colonial administrator 1
Gibbs | George Howard | 1889-1969 | Colonial Administrator 1
Goddard | Thomas Nelson | b 1889 | Colonial Administrator Falkland Islands Sierra Leone 1
Great Britain | Colonial Office 1
Great Britain | Commission on Higher Education in East Africa and the Sudan 1
Great Britain | High Commission for Western Pacific Islands 1
Grier | Selwyn | 1878-1946 | Sir | Knight Colonial Administrator 1
Grigg | Edward William Macleay | 1879-1955 | 1st Baron Altrincham | politician 1
Haig | E F G | fl 1930 | Colonial Administrator 1
Hailey | William Malcolm | 1872-1969 | 1st Baron Hailey 1
Harcourt | Henry Newton | b 1906 | Colonial Administrator 1
Harper | Charles Henry | 1876-1950 | Sir | Knight and Colonial Governor 1
Hawkesworth | Edward Gerald | b 1897 | Sir | Colonial Administrator 1
Hibbert | Francis Dennis | 1906-1975 | Colonial Administrator 1
Hollis | Rosemary | fl 1951-1959 | wife of Colonial Administrator 1
Imperial British East Africa Company 1
Ingrams | William Harold | 1897-1973 | Colonial Administrator Author 1
Institute of Administration (Zaria) 1
Jackson | Frederick John | 1860-1929 | Knight, explorer, naturalist and administrator 1
Kilby | Walter Wheatly | fl 1928-1931 | Colonial Administrator 1
Kutchuk | Fazil | 1906-1984 | Vice President of Cyprus 1
Lethem | Gordon James | 1886-1962 | Sir | Knight and Colonial Governor 1
Luce | Richard Napier | b 1936 | Baron Luce | MP colonial administrator businessman 1
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Language
Arabic 1
Chinese 1
French 1
German 1
Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
Italian 1
Japanese 1
Latin 1
Pushto; Pashto 1
Turkish 1