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Maps of Tanganyika, Africa

Maps of Tanganyika, Africa, 1899-1936.
Extents: 2.20 linear metres (20 boxes)
Dates: 1899-1936

Papers of Richard Thornton

The collection mainly covers Thornton's time in Africa but there are a few papers (included in the volume of letters) which are dated after his death (to September 1866) and one notebook from 1857 which contains notes of geological work in England. The collection contains: Letters from Thornton to his family concerning his voyage to East Africa and his subsequent explorations (1858-1863) together…
Extents: 27 Volumes
Dates: 1854-1866