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Papers of Leslie B. Harmer relating to the development of the telephone in East Africa

Memoranda and reports on the development of the telephone in East Africa, 1942-1945. Typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1912
Extents: 5 Files
Dates: 1942-1945
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Papers of Lieutenant-Colonel O.F. Watkins relating to the First World War in East Africa

Papers of Lieutenant-Colonel O.F. Watkins relating to the Carrier Corps and other military work in East Africa during World War I.
Extents: 0.6 Linear metres (4 boxes)
Dates: 1906-1937
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Papers of Major-General Stephen Seymour Butler

Typescript memoirs of service in the South African War, East Africa, Arabia, Egypt, North India, Sudan, etc., with photographs, sketches, postcards, letters, etc., 1899-1943.
Extents: 3 Volumes
Dates: 1899-1943
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Papers of Norman C. Drury relating to the Government Press in East Africa

Typescript account of the early history of the Government Press in Kenya and Tanganyika, from 1917, by Drury, the first Government Printer; with related correspondence, 1959-1960, and press cuttings, maps, printed material and photographs relating to East Africa, 1914-1963.
Extents: 2 volumes, 2 boxes
Dates: 1914-1963
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Papers of Patrick Edward W. Williams

Correspondence, memoranda, notes, lecture notes, etc., on social welfare, education and health, in Kenya, Tanganyika and Uganda, 1943-1955, as director of training, commissioner for social welfare, headmaster, and principal of the Local Government and Community Development Training Centre.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1843
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1943-1955
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Papers of Phoebe Somers (broadcasts, paintings and drawings)

Carbon copies of typescripts of broadcasts by Somers on African educational themes (1960s); paintings and drawings by Somers from her period as an art teacher in East Africa; small amount of correspondence and photographs (including a photograph of Somers).
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.t.58
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1950-1969
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Papers of Phoebe Somers relating to her work in the Education Service in Tanganyika and Kenya

Letters home, articles, photographs and drawings relating to work in the Education Service in Tanganyika and Kenya
Extents: 4 boxes
Dates: 1953-1967
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Papers of Richard Meinertzhagen

Diaries as Military Adviser, Colonial Office, concerning India, Mauritius, East Africa and Palestine, 1899-1965; with index and ten volumes of intelligence reports, despatches and memoranda, 1902-1924, four ornithological note books, 1891-1895, and photographic material. The diaries contain references to personal acquaintances and members of the Meinertzhagen family, as well as ornithology and botany, aviation [1911-1940s], Winston Churchill [1921-1945], Colonial Office [1920s],…
Extents: 76 Volumes
Dates: 1899-1965
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Papers of the East Africa Dinner Club

Minute books (1927-1966), lists of members (1935-1940, 1957-1970), annual dinner-table plans (1928-1939, 1952-1967).
Extents: 3 volumes, 1 box
Dates: 1927-1970
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Papers of the East Africa European Pioneers' Society

Papers, including accounts, biographies, minutes, reminiscences etc.
Extents: 9 boxes
Dates: 1952-1964
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Papers of the Rt. Hon. Sir Roy Welensky, KCMG

The collection includes not only Welensky's own papers but also papers of the government of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland. Northern Rhodesian and Pre-Federation material Correspondence, etc. mainly relating to position as Director of Manpower for Northern Rhodesia, 1941-3 Papers relating to the Northern Rhodesian Executive and Legislature, including petitions for…
Extents: 805 boxes
Dates: 1936-90
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Petition with letter of support from Clarence E.V. Buxton

Petition by the local native councils of South Kavirondo to the Secretary of State for the Colonies, dated 7 December 1933. With a letter of support from Buxton and appendices of revenue and expenditure, dated 21 January 1934.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1103
Extents: 12 ff.
Dates: 1933-1934
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Photographs of East African flora and geological features belonging to B.D. Burtt

Album of photographs (some prints missing) of East African flora and geological features, with descriptive captions, 1930s.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.t.41
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 1930-1939
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Photographs of Tours to East Africa

Photographs recording a tour to Magadi, Kenya, made by W.F. Lutyens, A.E. Gawler and D. Nepken (October 1929 to March 1930), and photographs recording an East African tour (13 October to 12 December 1947), including many aerial photographs. The subjects include scenery, game safaris, and engineering works.
Extents: 3 boxes
Dates: 1929-1930, 1947
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Slides of East Africa scenery, people, etc. belonging to Phoebe Somers

Slides of East African scenery, people, schools, animals and places.
Extents: 3 boxes
Dates: 1950-1969
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Transcript of an interview with Colonel Charles William G. Walker

Transcript of an interview (1972) with Walker relating to his time as secretary to the Conference of Governors of the East African Dependencies (1925-1936). Interview conducted by Dame Margery Perham and John Tawney. Typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 1602
Extents: 1 file
Dates: 1972

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20th century 35
Africa, East 11
Africa -- History -- 20th century 5
Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963 4
Pioneers -- Africa, East 4
19th century 3
Africa 3
Africa -- Description and travel 3
Agriculture -- Kenya 3
Art teachers -- Africa, East 3
Land settlement -- Kenya 3
Literature 3
Africa, East -- Description and travel 2
Africa, East -- Pictorial works 2
African trypanosomiasis 2
Congresses and conventions -- Africa, East 2
Farmers -- Kenya 2
Farms -- Kenya 2
Kenya -- History -- Mau Mau Emergency, 1952-1960 2
Kenya -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
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Literature -- 20th century 2
Tanganyika 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Africa, East -- Personal narratives, British 2
21st century 1
Aerial photographs 1
Aeronautics -- History -- Personal narratives 1
Africa, East -- Biography -- 20th century 1
Africa, East -- Constitutional history 1
Africa, East -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Africa, East -- History -- 20th century 1
Africa, West 1
Agriculture -- Africa, East -- History 1
Agriculture -- Ethiopia -- History -- 20th century 1
Agriculture -- India -- History 1
Agriculture -- Kenya -- History -- 20th century 1
Agriculture -- Kenya -- Machakos District -- History -- 20th century 1
Agriculture -- Malawi -- History 1
Agriculture -- Somalia -- History -- 20th century 1
Agriculture -- Tanganyika 1
Arabian Peninsular -- Biography -- 20th century 1
Arabian Peninsular -- Description and travel 1
Asia -- History -- 20th century 1
Autonomy and independence movements -- History -- 20th century 1
Botanists -- Africa 1
Botanists -- Africa, East -- Biography 1
Botany 1
Botswana -- Constitutional history 1
Civil service -- Nigeria, Eastern -- Colonies 1
Clubs -- Africa, East 1
Colonial administrators 1
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria -- Correspondence 1
Colonial administrators -- Tanganyika 1
Colonial administrators' spouses -- Africa, East -- Correspondence 1
Colonial administrators' spouses -- Africa, East -- Personal narratives 1
Communism -- History -- 20th century 1
Decolonization -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- 20th century 1
Ecologists -- Africa, East 1
Education -- Africa 1
Education -- Africa, East 1
Education -- Kenya 1
Education -- Tanganyika 1
Education, colonial -- Africa 1
Egypt -- Biography -- 20th century 1
Engineering 1
Europe -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Europe -- History -- 20th century 1
Farmers -- Tanganyika 1
Federal government -- Africa 1
Geology -- Photographs 1
Great Britain -- Politics and government 1
Great Britain -- Armed Forces -- 20th century 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Agriculture 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Tanzania -- Administration -- Biography 1
Great Britain -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Human services -- Africa, East 1
India, North -- Biography -- 20th century 1
Israel -- History -- 1948-1967 1
Katanga (Congo) -- History 1
Kavirondo (African people) 1
Kenya 1
Labor unions -- Great Britain -- Congresses 1
Land use -- Kenya -- History -- 20th century 1
Land use -- Kenya -- Machakos District -- History -- 20th century 1
Landscape photography 1
Livestock -- Kenya -- History -- 20th century 1
Livestock -- Kenya -- Machakos District -- History -- 20th century 1
Magadi (Kenya) 1
Malawi -- Constitutional history 1
Malawi -- History -- 20th century 1
Malawi -- Politics and government 1
Maps -- 20th century 1
Maps -- Africa 1
Maps 19th century 1
Masai (African people) -- Kenya 1
Missions -- Educational work 1
Ndola (Zambia) -- History 1
Ornithology 1
Paris Peace Conference (1919-1920) 1
Petitions 1
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Indexed names
Huxley | Elspeth Josceline | 1907-1997 | née Grant | author and journalist 3
Butler | Stephen Seymour | 1880-1964 | Major-General 2
Conference of Governors of the East African Dependencies 2
Somers | Phoebe | d 1995 | art teacher 2
Walker | Charles William Garne | 1882-1974 | Colonel 2
Allen | John Richard | 1916-1998 | colonial officer 1
Burtt | Bernard Dearman | 1902-1938 | Botanist 1
Buxton | Clarence Edward Victor | 1892-1967 | Colonial Administrator 1
Central African Council 1
Churchill | Winston Leonard Spencer | 1874-1965 | Sir | Knight Statesman and Historian 1
Commission on Closer Union of the Dependencies in Eastern and Central Africa 1
Dalton | Alfred | 1892-1984 | Colonial Railway Administrator 1
Drury | Norman C | fl 1914-1963 | Government Printer in Kenya and Tanganyika 1
East Africa Dinner Club 1
East Africa European Pioneers' Society 1
East African Agricultural Research Station 1
Ford | John | fl 1930-1979 | ecologist 1
Fosbrooke | Jane | fl 1934-1935 | wife of Henry Fosbrooke 1
Gawler | A E | fl 1929-1947 1
Great Britain | Army | Royal Fusiliers 1
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Language
English 35
Undetermined 1