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1994 South African Election Material

General policy documents and statements, leaflets, newspaper advertisements, etc., African National Congress; manifestos, general policy documents/statements, leaflets, etc., Democratic Party; manifestos, general policy document, leaflets, newspaper and newspaper advertisements, National Party; general policy documents/ statements, leaflets, information documents and newspaper advertisements, Inkatha Freedom Party; records relating to other political parties and associated organisations;…
Extents: 23 boxes
Dates: 1990s
Collection

1999 South African Election Material

Election policy documents, videos, posters and leaflets, various parties; address of Nelson Mandela to the last session of the first Parliament; National Women's Day leaflet, [1997]; Job Creation Trust leaflet, 1999.
Extents: 6 boxes
Dates: [1999]
Single Item

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
Collection

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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Additional papers of Bruce Chatwin

Additional papers of (Charles) Bruce Chatwin (1940-1989), writer
Extents: 5.16 Linear metres (36 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1957-1989; [c. 1895-c. 2017]. Bulk c. 1957-c. 1989
Collection

Additional papers of Dr. James Clyde Mitchell

Academic papers of Dr. James Clyde Mitchell
Extents: 6.3 Linear metres (42 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1932-86
Single Item

Address by Professor Kader Asmal

Copy of address by Professor Asmal to the Anti-Apartheid Movement's 40th Anniversary Symposium at South Africa House, London, 26th June 1999.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2312
Extents: 1 folder
Dates: c1999
Single Item

Administration of Law in British Africa Conference

Papers presented at the conference, 1980.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2218
Extents: 1 file
Dates: 1980
Single Item

African Voyage Album

Album of postcards, photographs and other souvenirs of a journey from Port Elizabeth to London via the east coast of Africa and the Suez Canal. Includes views of Port Elizabeth, East London, Durban, Lourenco Marques, Beira, Zanzibar, Mombasa, Aden, Port Sudan, Naples, Pompeii, Marseilles, Paris and London, with, at the end, pictures of Harrogate, York, Madeira, Cape Town, Victoria Falls and Kimberley, [20th century].
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2325
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 20th century
Single Item

Agreements to purchase prospecting and mining rights in Winburg, South Africa

Agreements to purchase prospecting rights and mining rights at Bluegum Farm, Winburg, Orange River Colony, South Africa.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1661
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1902
Single Item

Annual Reports of the Projects Division, Ministry of Rural Development, Zambia

Annual reports of the Projects Division, Ministry of Rural Development, Zambia.
Shelfmark: MS. 16131
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1967-1973
Collection

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 Anthony Sampson

The papers of Anthony Sampson, writer and journalist, (1926-2004)
Extents: 12.10 Linear metres (264 physical shelfmarks; 72 digital shelfmarks)
Dates: c.1930-2011
Collection

Archive of Arnold Joseph Toynbee

Comprises extensive working correspondence, papers and photographs
Extents: 26.5 Linear metres (173 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1895-1978
Collection

Archive of David Astor

Archive of (Francis) David Langhorne Astor (1912-2001), newspaper editor and philanthropist
Extents: 48.84 Linear metres (328 boxes)
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1899-2003; 1802-2003 [Bulk c. 1899-2003]
Collection

Archive of Edgar Barton Worthington

Papers of Edgar Barton Worthington (1905-2001), biologist, mainly relating to his work on fish in East Africa. With working papers of Cyril Hurcomb (1883-1975).
Extents: 2.09 Linear metres (19 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1912-1984
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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 End Loans to Southern Africa

Archive of End Loans to Southern Africa, 1974-95
Extents: 4.84 Linear metres (133 shelfmarks)
Dates: 1974-95
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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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Indexed subjects
20th century 279
19th century 74
South Africa 21
Africa 17
Africa, Southern -- History 10
21st century 9
Africa, East 9
South African War, 1899-1902 9
South African War, 1899-1902 -- Pictorial works 9
Africa -- Description and travel 8
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 8
Photographs 8
South Africa -- Description and travel 8
Africa -- History -- 20th century 7
Africa -- Officials and employees 7
Apartheid -- South Africa 7
Ornithology 7
World War, 1914-1918 7
18th century 6
Diaries 6
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Europe 6
Asia 5
Colonial administrators 5
Colonial administrators -- Africa 5
Great Britain -- Colonies 5
Jameson's Raid, 1895-1896 5
Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963 5
South Africa -- Politics and government -- 20th century 5
South African War, 1899-1902 -- Personal narratives, British 5
Academic writing 4
Africa -- Description and travel -- Views 4
Africa -- History 4
Africa -- Maps 4
Africa, Central -- History -- 20th century 4
Africa, Southern -- History -- 20th century 4
African trypanosomiasis 4
Agriculture -- Africa 4
Autobiography 4
Colonial administrators -- South Africa 4
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa 4
Kenya 4
Letters 4
Maps -- Africa 4
Mauritius 4
Medical personnel -- Africa 4
Middle East 4
Nigeria -- Officials and employees 4
South Africa -- History -- 1836-1909 4
South Africa -- Officials and employees 4
South African War, 1899-1902 -- Personal narratives 4
Tanganyika -- Officials and employees 4
United States of America 4
University of Oxford 4
West Indies -- History -- 20th century 4
World War, 1939-1945 4
Zimbabwe -- History -- 1890-1965 4
Africa -- Pictorial works 3
Africa, British East -- Pictorial works 3
Africa, West 3
Africa, West -- History 3
Art teachers -- Africa, East 3
Asia -- Description and travel 3
Asia -- Officials and employees 3
Australia 3
Birds 3
Canada 3
Colonial administrators -- Africa, West 3
Correspondence 3
Diaries -- 20th century 3
Economics -- Great Britain -- 20th Century 3
Education 3
Ghana 3
Governors -- Africa 3
Great Britain 3
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 3
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Kenya -- Administration 3
India -- Description and travel 3
Kenya -- History -- 20th century 3
Kenya -- Officials and employees 3
Kikuyu (African people) -- Political activity 3
Kimberley (South Africa) -- History -- Siege, 1899-1900 3
Ladysmith (South Africa) -- History -- Siege, 1899-1900 3
Malawi -- History -- 20th century 3
Mau Mau 3
Merchants -- Africa, West 3
Nigeria -- Description and travel 3
North America 3
Photographs -- Africa 3
Political parties -- South Africa 3
Postcards -- Africa 3
South Africa -- Description and travel -- Views 3
South Africa -- Pictorial works 3
South America 3
Southern Rhodesia 3
Sudan -- Description and travel 3
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- German East Africa 3
Zambia -- History 3
Africa, East -- Description and travel 2
Africa, East -- History -- 20th century 2
Africa, East -- Pictorial works 2
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Indexed names
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 26
Rhodes | Cecil John | 1853-1902 | imperialist and benefactor 14
British South Africa Company 4
Church Missionary Society 4
Huxley | Elspeth Josceline | 1907-1997 | née Grant | author and journalist 4
Lugard | Frederick John Dealtry | 1858-1945 | Baron Lugard of Abinger | colonial administrator, soldier and author 4
Africa Bureau | 1952 - 1978 3
Anti-Apartheid Movement 3
Botha | Louis | 1862-1919 | South African general and statesman 3
Chamberlain | Joseph | 1836-1914 | statesman 3
Conservative Party 3
Conservative Party | Conservative Central Office 3
Conservative Party | professional headquarters 3
Great Britain | Colonial Office 3
Jameson | Sir | Leander Starr | 1853-1917 | Baronet | South African Statesman 3
Mandela | Nelson Rolihlahla | 1918-2013 | statesman and philanthropist 3
Milner | Alfred | 1854-1925 | Viscount Milner | statesman 3
Somers | Phoebe | d 1995 | art teacher 3
United Nations 3
Armitage | Sir | Robert Perceval | 1906-1990 | Knight | colonial administrator 2
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Barnes | Robert Ogle | fl 1937-1960 | senior soil conservation engineer 2
Bower | Sir | Graham John | 1848-1933 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 2
Burtt | Bernard Dearman | 1902-1938 | Botanist 2
Butler | Stephen Seymour | 1880-1964 | Major-General 2
Chancellor | John Robert | 1870-1952 | Sir | Knight Colonial Administrator 2
Conference of Governors of the East African Dependencies 2
Conservative Party | Conservative Research Department 2
East African Trading Company 2
European Parliament | European Conservative Group 2
Hailey | William Malcolm | 1872-1969 | 1st Baron Hailey 2
Huddleston | Ernest Urban Trevor | 1913-1998 | Archbishop of the Indian Ocean and member of the Community of the Resurrection 2
International Defence and Aid Fund for Southern Africa. (IDAF) 2
Kekewich | Robert George | 1854-1914 | Major General 2
League of Nations 2
Markus | Otto | fl 1900-1949 | pioneer and trader in Africa 2
Mitchel | James Clyde | 1918-1995 | Sociologist 2
Morris | Kenneth Robert Stacey | 1901-1980 | Entomologist 2
Old East African Trading Company 2
Palmer | William Waldegrave | 1859-1942 | 2nd Earl of Selborne | statesman 2
Rhodes Livingstone Institute 2
Roberts | Frederick Sleigh | 1832-1914 | 1st Earl Roberts of Kandahar, Pretoria and Waterford | commander in the British Army 2
Sampson | Anthony Terrell Seward | 1926-2004 | journalist and author 2
Swantz | Lloyd W. | fl 1956-1972 2
University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland 2
Walker | Charles William Garne | 1882-1974 | Colonel 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
Advisory Committee for Colonial Colleges of Arts, Science and Technology 1
Africa Education Trust 1
Africa Protectorates Trust 1
African National Congress 1
African National Congress | South Africa 1
African Research Survey 1
Ainley | J M | b 1925 | Agricultural Officer 1
Alexander | Boyd | 1873-1910 | African Traveller and Ornithologist 1
Alexandra | 1844-1925 | Queen consort of Edward VII 1
Allison | Philip | 1907-1991 | forestry officer and ethnographer 1
Allnutt | Richard Buswell | b. 1907 | director of agriculture 1
Amery | Leopold Charles Maurice Stennett | 1873-1955 | politician and journalist 1
Anderson | Sir | George | 1877-1943 | educationalist 1
Anti-Slavery International 1
Anti-Slavery International for the Protection of Human Rights. 1
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
Asmal | Kader | b 1934 | Professor | anti-apartheid campaigner environmentalist politician 1
Astor | Francis David Langhorne | 1912-2001 | newspaper editor and philanthropist 1
Astor | Nancy Witcher | 1879-1964 | née Langhorne | society hostess, politician and wife of 2nd Viscount Astor 1
Astor | family 1
Bafokeng Women's Club 1
Bagenal | Charles James | 1877-1955 | Soldier and Colonial Administrator 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
Ballinger | Margaret | 1894-1980 | MP 1
Ballinger | William George | fl 1910-1970 | South African Civil Rights' Worker 1
Bannerman | David Armitage | 1886-1979 | ornithologist 1
Barley | Walter Shearsmith | 1870-1910 | soldier 1
Barnes | R S W | fl 1892-1926 | civil engineer 1
Barnett | Annie | d 1941 | nee Beeching, wife of Percy Arthur Barnett 1
Barnett | Percy Arthur | 1858-1941 | Chief Inspector of Training of Teachers 1
Barrell | Howard | fl 1985-2002 | newspaper editor 1
Bartholomew | George | fl 1906-1921 | trader 1
Beit | Alfred | 1853-1906 | Financier and Benefactor 1
Bell | Charles Francis | 1871-1966 | Art Historian 1
Benson | Frederick William | 1849-1916 | Maj.-General 1
Benson | Mary | 1919-2000 | Miss | author civil rights campaigner 1
Bevan | James | 1828-1917 | entrepreneur explorer 1
Birdsey | Mavis | fl 1970 1
Bishop Ambrose Reeves Trust 1
Bluegum Farm | South Africa 1
Bostock | Peter Geoffrey | b 1911 | Archdeacon of Doncaster 1
Bousfield | Henry Brougham | 1832-1902 | Bishop of Pretoria 1
Bousfield | Mrs. | Wife of Henry Brougham Bousfield, Bishop of Pretoria 1
Bower | Graham John | 1848-1933 | Sir | Knight Colonial Administrator 1
Bown | Lalage | fl 1927-1981 | Professor 1
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Language
English 273
Afrikaans 9
French 8
German 7
Undetermined 6
Arabic 4
Greek, Modern (1453-) 3
Italian 3
Portuguese 3
Danish 2
Dutch; Flemish 2
Japanese 2
Spanish; Castilian 2
Swedish 2
Catalan; Valencian 1
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 1
Hebrew 1
Hindi 1
Latin 1
Malagasy 1