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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 Margaret Reardon

Papers, 1940-2015, of Margaret Reardon (b. 1920), relating to life as a colonial wife in Eritrea, Tanganyika, Bechuanaland, the Gilbert and Ellice Islands and the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Extents: 0.6 Linear metres (6 physical shelfmarks; 5 digital shelfmarks)
Dates: 1940-2015
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Correspondence of Cecil John Rhodes (1)

Letters and telegrams received, arranged by the original subject headings as follows Administrators [Rhodesia], 1897-1902 Cape Colony, 1890-1900 Charter (Matabeleland & Mashonaland), 1889-1896 - Charter referring to the British South Africa Company Charter (Home Board), 1897-1902 Charter (Cape), 1898-1901 …
Extents: 28 Volumes
Dates: 1875-1908
Single Item

Letters from Rowland and Clare Daniel (photocopies)

Letters from Rowland Daniel, to his mother and sisters, written on voyage to Cape Town, Africa, and on arrival in Mafeking to join the Bechuanaland Police Mounted Regiment (1898). Also, letters from Rowland Daniel (and some from his wife Clare) as Resident Magistrate in Serowe and Assistant Commissioner in Francistown (1906). Photocopies.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.2015
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1898, 1906
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Papers of Dr. Kenneth R.S. Morris

Letters, diaries, reports, memoranda and photographs relating to service in the Gold Coast (1929-1952), Uganda (1955-1958, and c.1961-1963) and Liberia (1959-1960), mainly concerning research into sleeping sickness and the tsetse fly, with related printed material, 1932-1960.
Extents: 11 boxes
Dates: 1929-1963
Single Item

Papers of J.C. Griffiths

Article entitled On Understanding the Chinese by Griffiths, 1997.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 557
Extents: 3 folders
Dates: 1984-1997
Single Item

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
Single Item

Report on labour problems in British tropical Africa by Arthur W. Davies

"Labour problems in British tropical Africa", 1939. Typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1879
Extents: 45 Leaves
Dates: 1939

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Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa 4
19th century 3
Colonial administrators 2
21st century 1
Africa -- History -- 20th century 1
Africa -- Politics and government -- 1945-1960 -- Congresses 1
Africa, Southern -- Description and travel 1
Africa, Southern -- History -- 1899-1975 1
African trypanosomiasis 1
Afrikaners -- Botswana 1
Afrikaners -- South Africa 1
Agriculture -- Africa, Southern 1
Botswana -- History 1
Emigration and immigration -- Africa, Southern 1
Francistown (Botswana) -- Description and travel 1
Ghana 1
Gold mines and mining -- Africa, Southern 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa -- Administration -- Congresses 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa, Southern 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa, Southern -- Administration 1
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Indexed names
Rhodes | Cecil John | 1853-1902 | imperialist and benefactor 2
Amery | Leopold Charles Maurice Stennett | 1873-1955 | politician and journalist 1
Balfour | Arthur James | 1848-1930 | 1st Earl of Balfour | statesman 1
British South Africa Company 1
Chamberlain | Joseph | 1836-1914 | statesman 1
Cohen | Sir | Andrew | 1909-1968 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
Conservative Commonwealth and Overseas Council 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
Davies | Arthur W | b 1915 | Colonial Administrator 1
De Beers Consolidated Mines Ltd. 1
Fitzpatrick | Sir | James Percy | 1862-1931 | Knight | South African politician and businessman 1
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 1
Great Britain | Colonial Office 1
Griffiths | J.C. | fl 1937-1997 | colonial officer magistrate 1
Hutchinson | Sir | Walter Francis Hely- | 1849-1913 | Knight | Colonial Governor 1
Milner | Alfred | 1854-1925 | Viscount Milner | statesman 1
Morris | Kenneth Robert Stacey | 1901-1980 | Entomologist 1
National Service League 1