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Account book of Dixon Denham, kept during his travels in north and central Africa

Account book of Dixon Denham, kept during his travels in north and central Africa
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 220
Extents: 56 pages
Dates: 1822-1825
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Account of the siege of Kimberley by James Robertson (photocopy)

Account of the siege of Kimberley, 1899-1900, by James Robertson. Photocopied manuscript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.r.227
Extents: 43 ff.
Dates: 1899-1900
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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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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 Arnold Joseph Toynbee

Comprises extensive working correspondence, papers and photographs
Extents: 26.5 Linear metres (173 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1895-1978
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Archive of Edward Humphry Lane Poole, Provincial Commissoner

Correspondence and papers of Edward Humphry Lane Poole (1888-1961), Provincial Commissioner of Northern Rhodesia
Extents: 2.1 Linear metres (10 boxes; 14 digital shelfmarks)
Dates: 1909-2014
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Archive of Emily Hobhouse

Archive of Emily Hobhouse (1860-1926), humanitarian activist.
Extents: 3.2 Linear metres (31 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1860-1926
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Archive of Flora Shaw, Lady Lugard

Archive of Flora Shaw, Lady Lugard (1852-1929), journalist and author.
Extents: 1.35 Linear metres (43 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1847-1945
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Archive of Francis John Stephens Hopwood, Baron Southborough

Official and personal papers of Francis John Stephens Hopwood, Baron Southborough (1860-1947), civil servant.
Extents: 6.93 Linear metres (63 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1737-1945
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Archive of George Ivan Smith

Papers of George Ivan Smith (1915-95), relating to his career as a broadcaster and international civil servant, with some family and personal papers.
Extents: 10.56 Linear metres (96 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1888-1995
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Archive of Horace Waller

Archive of Horace Waller, (1833-1896) missionary and slavery abolitionist
Extents: 1.0 Linear metre (10 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1849-1893
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Archive of Lionel George Curtis

Papers of Lionel George Curtis (1872-1955), colonial historian and public servant.
Extents: 18.48 Linear metres (168 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1677-1960
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Archive of Robert Henry Brand, Baron Brand

Papers of Robert Henry Brand, Baron Brand (1878-1963), merchant banker and public servant, 1896-1974
Extents: 23.28 Linear metres (236 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1892-1974
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Archive of Ronald Press

Archive of Ronald Press.
Extents: 1.5 Linear metres (10 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1893-2006
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Archive of S.G. Dunn

Archive of S.G. Dunn
Extents: 1.40 Linear metres (28 boxes)
Dates: 19th-20th century
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Archive of Sir Hamilton Goold-Adams and Elizabeth Main

Papers of colonial governor Sir Hamilton Goold-Adams (1858-1920) and of his daughter, Elizabeth Main (1918-2010).
Extents: 1.05 Linear metres (7 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1880-2001
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Archive of Sir Henry Miers

Archive of Sir Henry Miers
Extents: 0.31 Linear metres (5 boxes)
Dates: 1876-1950
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Archive of Sir Jervoise Athelstane Baines, and his son-in-law, Philip Edward Percival

Official papers, personal letters and photographs of Sir Jervoise Athelstane Baines, and his son-in-law, Philip Edward Percival, both of the Indian Civil Service, 1862-1929.
Extents: 3.3 Linear metres (34 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1862-1929, n.d.
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Archive of the Anti-Slavery Society

Papers of The Anti-Slavery Society, 1757-1982.
Extents: 118.47 Linear metres (2236 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1757-1982
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Archive of the Overseas Nursing Association

Papers of the Overseas Nursing Association, formerly the Colonial Nursing Association, which was established in 1895 to provide trained nurses for hospital and private work in the British colonies and among other British communities abroad.
Extents: 26.84 Linear metres (244 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1894-1972

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Indexed subjects
19th century 112
20th century 74
18th century 8
Africa 8
Africa -- Maps 8
Geography 8
South Africa 8
Africa, Southern -- History 7
South African War, 1899-1902 7
Jameson's Raid, 1895-1896 6
World War, 1914-1918 6
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 5
Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- Officials and employees 4
South Africa -- History -- Frontier Wars, 1811-1878 4
South African War, 1899-1902 -- Pictorial works 4
University of Oxford 4
21st century 3
Africa -- Description and travel 3
Africa -- History 3
Asia 3
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Colonial administrators 3
Colonial administrators -- Africa 3
Colonial administrators -- South Africa 3
Governors -- Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- Correspondence 3
Great Britain -- Colonies 3
Great Britain -- Colonies -- 19th century 3
Johannesburg (South Africa) -- Politics and government 3
Photographs 3
South Africa -- Description and travel 3
South Africa -- History -- 1836-1909 3
South Africa -- Officials and employees 3
South African War, 1899-1902 -- Personal narratives 3
South America 3
World War, 1939-1945 3
Africa -- Description and travel -- Views 2
Africa -- History -- 20th century 2
Africa, British East -- Pictorial works 2
Africa, East 2
Antislavery movements 2
Asia -- History -- 20th century 2
Australia 2
British South Africa Company 2
Canada 2
Diaries 2
Diaries -- 20th century 2
Europe 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- South Africa -- Administration 2
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century 2
Hong Kong -- History -- 20th century 2
Ireland 2
Islands of the Pacific -- History -- 20th century 2
Jameson's Raid, 1895-1896 -- Personal narratives 2
Japan 2
Kenya 2
Kimberley (South Africa) -- History -- Siege, 1899-1900 2
Ladysmith (South Africa) -- History -- Siege, 1899-1900 2
Maps -- Africa 2
Mauritius 2
Mauritius -- Officials and employees 2
Medical personnel -- Africa 2
Merchants -- Africa, West 2
Middle East 2
Missionaries 2
Nigeria -- History 2
North America 2
Oceania 2
Postcards -- Africa 2
Slavery 2
Transvaal (South Africa) -- Politics and government 2
United States of America 2
Zambia -- History 2
Zimbabwe -- History -- 1890-1965 2
Zulu (African people) 2
Zulu War, 1879 -- Personal narratives 2
17th century 1
Abinger Common | Abinger | Surrey 1
Abolitionists | Great Britain 1
Academic writing 1
Accounts 1
Accra (Ghana) -- Officials and employees 1
Aeronautics -- History -- Personal narratives 1
Africa -- Discovery and exploration 1
Africa -- History -- 1884-1918 1
Africa -- History -- 19th century 1
Africa -- History, military 1
Africa -- Industries 1
Africa -- Officials and employees 1
Africa | Discovery and exploration 1
Africa, East -- Biography -- 20th century 1
Africa, East -- Discovery and exploration 1
Africa, North 1
Africa, Southern -- History -- 20th century 1
Africa, West 1
Africa, West -- Description and travel 1
Africa, West -- Discovery and exploration -- English 1
Africa, West -- Officials and employees 1
African trypanosomiasis 1
Afrikaners -- Botswana 1
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Indexed names
Rhodes | Cecil John | 1853-1902 | imperialist and benefactor 11
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 8
British South Africa Company 5
Lugard | Frederick John Dealtry | 1858-1945 | Baron Lugard of Abinger | colonial administrator, soldier and author 5
Milner | Alfred | 1854-1925 | Viscount Milner | statesman 3
Africa Bureau | 1952 - 1978 2
Bower | Sir | Graham John | 1848-1933 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 2
Jameson | Sir | Leander Starr | 1853-1917 | Baronet | South African Statesman 2
League of Nations 2
Macartney | George | 1737-1806 | 1st Earl Macartney | diplomatist and colonial governor 2
The British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society 2
Thornton | Richard | 1838-1863 | Geologist 2
United Nations 2
Aborigines Protection Society (Great Britain) Aborigines Protection Society (Great Britain). 1
Acland | Sarah Angelina | 1849-1930 | Fellow of Royal Photographic Society and Royal Society of Arts 1
Acland | family | 1800-2000 | Baronets | Oxford 1
Adams | Sir | Hamilton John Goold- | 1858-1920 | Knight | colonial governor 1
Amery | Leopold Charles Maurice Stennett | 1873-1955 | politician and journalist 1
Anti-Slavery International 1
Anti-Slavery International for the Protection of Human Rights. 1
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Anti-Slavery Society for the Protection of Human Rights 1
Anti-slavery Society (Great Britain) 1
Anti-slavery and Aborigines Protection Society (Great Britain). 1
Ashby | Ida | fl 1878-1879 1
Baines | Family 1
Baines | Sir | Jervoise Athelstane | 1847-1925 | Knight | Indian civil servant 1
Baker | Clement John | 1872-1922 | Chief Medical and Sanitary Officer of Uganda 1
Baker | George | fl 1822-1823 | Lieutenant 1
Balfour | Arthur James | 1848-1930 | 1st Earl of Balfour | statesman 1
Barclay | Alexander | fl 1853 | surgeon 1
Barkly | Henry | 1815-1898 | Sir | Knight Colonial Governor 1
Barnes | R S W | fl 1892-1926 | civil engineer 1
Barnes | Robert Ogle | fl 1937-1960 | senior soil conservation engineer 1
Bell | Charles Francis | 1871-1966 | Art Historian 1
Bennett | fl 1844-1856 | Mrs. | Hoxton (Hackney, London, England) 1
Bostock | Peter Geoffrey | b 1911 | Archdeacon of Doncaster 1
Bourke | Richard | 1777-1855 | Sir | Knight General Colonial Governor 1
Brand | Lord | Robert Henry |1878-1963 | Baron | merchant banker and public servant 1
British Broadcasting Company 1
British Empire League 1
British Red Cross 1
British and Foreign Anti-slavery Society. 1
British and Foreign Bible Society 1
Brooke | Robert | d 1802 | Governor of St Helena 1
Bulwer | Henry Ernest Gascoyne | 1836-1914 | Sir | Knight Colonial Governor 1
Butler | Stephen Seymour | 1880-1964 | Major-General 1
Buxton | Sir | Thomas Fowell | 1786-1845 | 1st Baronet | Philanthropist 1
Cardew | family | 1842-1916 | colonial soldiers, officers and administrators 1
Central Mining and Investment Corporation 1
Cetewayo | c 1826-1884 | King of Zululand, also known as Cetshwayo 1
Chamberlain | Joseph | 1836-1914 | statesman 1
Charter Consolidated Limited | London 1
Church Missionary Society 1
Churchill | Winston Leonard Spencer | 1874-1965 | Sir | Knight Statesman and Historian 1
Coffey | - | fl 1899 | businessman 1
Colonial Nursing Association 1
Coryndon | Sir | Robert Thorne | 1870-1925 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
Curtis | Lionel George | 1872-1955 | writer and public servant 1
Curtis | Lionel George |1872-1955 | colonial historian 1
Curzon | George Nathaniel | 1859-1925 | 1st Marquess Curzon | statesman 1
Daniel | Clare | fl 1898-1906 | wife of Rowland Daniel, Colonial Administrator 1
Daniel | Rowland | fl 1898-1906 | Colonial Administrator 1
Dawson | George Geoffrey | 1874-1944 | formerly Robinson | newspaper editor 1
De Beers Consolidated Mines Co. 1
De Beers Consolidated Mines Ltd. 1
Denham | Dixon | 1786-1828 | African traveller 1
Denham | Edward Brandis | 1876-1938 | Sir | Knight Colonial Governor 1
Duke | Antera | fl 1785-1788 | Efik slave-trading Chief in Calabar 1
Dundas | Henry | 1742-1811 | 1st Viscount Melville | statesman 1
Dunn | John Robert | ? 1833-1895 | hunter, trader, settler and White Zulu Chief 1
Dunn | Stanley Gerald | 1879-1964 | English Scholar 1
Durban Waterworks Corporation 1
East African Estates Limited 1
Eton College 1
Eyre | Family 1
Eyre | Gervas Selwyn | fl 1887-91 | Captain in the British army 1
Eyre | William | 1805-1859 | Sir | Knight Major General 1
Fabian Colonial Bureau 1
Farrar | George | 1815-1915 | Sir | South African politician and manager of goldmining company 1
Farrar | Sir | George Herbert | 1859-1915 | Baronet | businessman and politician 1
Farrar | family | c1864-1982 1
Feetham | Richard | 1874-1965 | South African Politician 1
Feetham | William Crawley | fl 1870-1960 | vicar in South Africa 1
Fisk | George | fl. 1821 1
Fitzpatrick | Sir | James Percy | 1862-1931 | Knight | South African politician and businessman 1
Fynn | W.D. | fl 1900 | Superintendent of Farms for De Beers Consolidated Mines Co. 1
Garraway | Sir | Edward Charles Frederick | 1865-1932 | Knight | colonial administrator 1
Gascoyne-Cecil | Edward Herbert | 1867-1918 | Lord | Soldier and Egyptian civil servant 1
Gedge | Ernest | 1862-1935 | colonial administrator 1
Gordon | Charles George | 1833-1885 | army officer 1
Graham | Lumley | 1828-1890 | Sir | 4th Baronet Colonel 1
Great Britain and Ireland | Admiralty 1
Great Britain and Ireland | Board of Trade. 1
Great Britain and Ireland | Colonial Office 1
Great Britain | Army | Royal Fusiliers 1
Great Britain | Colonial Office 1
Great Britain | Home Office 1
Great Britain. War Office 1
Hammarskjold | Dag Hjalmar Agne Carl | 1905-1961 | Swedish economist and statesman 1
Harding | Colin | 1863-1939 | soldier and colonial administrator 1
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Language
Afrikaans 1
Arabic 4
Dutch; Flemish 1
English 103
French 5
German 2
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 1
Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
Hindi 1
Italian 1
Latin 1
Portuguese 1
Spanish; Castilian 1
Undetermined 10