Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 5 of 5

Collection

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], War…
Extents: 76 Volumes
Dates: 1899-1965
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
Collection

Papers of Sir Ralph Dolignon Furse

Correspondence, diaries, memoranda etc. as Director of Recruitment in the Colonial Service, and as Colonial Office representative at Empire Forestry Conferences.
Extents: 11 boxes
Dates: 1916-1964
Collection

Papers of the Fabian Colonial Bureau

Files presented by Arthur Creech Jones, arranged by territory, 1929-1943, and by subject, 1935-1941 Home correspondence, 1943-1966 Correspondence of Arthur Creech Jones, 1954-1964 and Hilda Selwyn-Clarke, 1959-1962 Correspondence with Members of Parliament, with related papers, 1940-1967 Correspondence with the Colonial Office and other Ministries,…
Extents: 186 boxes
Dates: 1929-1967
Collection

Travel Journals of Charles Frederick Hickling

Travel journals, 1945-1965, as Fisheries Adviser, Colonial Office, covering West, Central and East Africa, the Middle East, Far East and Indian subcontinent, also North Borneo (now Sabah, Malaysia) and Fiji.
Extents: 12 Volumes
Dates: 1945-1965

Filtered By

  • Indexed subjects: 20th century X
  • Indexed names: Great Britain | Colonial Office X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Indexed subjects
19th century 1
Aeronautics -- History -- Personal narratives 1
Africa -- Description and travel 1
Africa -- History -- 20th century 1
Africa -- Officials and employees 1
Africa -- Politics and government -- 1945-1960 -- Congresses 1
Asia -- Description and travel 1
Asia -- History -- 20th century 1
Asia -- Officials and employees 1
Botany 1
Colonial administrators 1
Communism -- History -- 20th century 1
Europe -- History -- 20th century 1
Fiji -- Description and travel 1
Fiji -- Officials and employees 1
Fisheries -- Africa 1
Fisheries -- Asia 1
Fisheries -- Fiji 1
Great Britain -- Armed Forces -- 20th century 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 1
∨ more  
Indexed names
Churchill | Winston Leonard Spencer | 1874-1965 | Sir | Knight Statesman and Historian 1
Cohen | Sir | Andrew | 1909-1968 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
Conservative Commonwealth and Overseas Council 1
Fabian Colonial Bureau 1
Furse | Ralph Dolignon | 1887-1973 | Sir | Knight and Colonial Administrator 1
Great Britain | Army | Royal Fusiliers 1
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 1
Great Britain. War Office 1
Hickling | Charles Frederick | 1902-1977 | Fisheries Adviser Colonial Service 1
Jones | Arthur Creech | 1891-1964 | statesman 1
Meinertzhagen | Richard | 1878-1967 | colonial administrator ornithologist 1
Poynton | Arthur Hilton | 1905-1996 | Sir | Knight Civil Servant 1
Selwyn-Clarke | Hilda | d. 1967 | secretary Fabian Colonial Bureau 1
Smuts | Jan Christian | 1870-1950 | Statesman 1