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Additional note to the 'Memoir' of Denis Murray (MS. Eng. c. 2193)

Additional note to the 'Memoir' of Denis Murray (MS. Eng. c. 2193), 1991.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2720, fols. 109-111
Extents: 3 Leaves
Dates: 1991
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Annotated typescript copy of 'Looking Back', the autobiographical memoirs of Douglas R. Bird, antique dealer in Bath, Somerset

Annotated typescript copy of 'Looking Back', the autobiographical memoirs of Douglas R. Bird, antique dealer in Bath, Somerset, late s
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 2830
Extents: 134 Leaves
Dates: late 1950s
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Autobiographical Writings of Gabriele Rossetti and W.M. Rossetti

Autobiographical writings of Gabriele Rossette and W.M. Rossetti, consisting of: Autobiography of Gabriele Rossetti, in verse, c. 1850 Printer's copy of the autobiography, translated and supplemented by W.M. Rossetti, published, London, 1901, with the original manuscript of the translation Reminiscences of W.M. Rossetti, 1901-1903, containing several passages omitted from theā€¦
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Dates: 1850-1903
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Autobiography of Albert Francis B. Bridges

"So we used to do": autobiography by Bridges relating to his colonial service in Nigeria, 1921-1949, with associated photographs. Typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1881
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1921-1949
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Autobiography of Frances M. Williams, 'One of those People. A Memoir' ?

Autobiography of Frances M. Williams, 'One of those People. A Memoir' ?
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2717
Extents: 317 Leaves
Dates: 1970s
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Autobiography of Mrs. L. Hewitt

Autobiography of Mrs. L. Hewitt, daughter of Heinrich Krebs, Librarian of the Taylor Institution, 1931, entitled 'The chronicle of Wisa Dingeldey from 4 to 17 by Herself'.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 440
Extents: 370 Leaves
Dates: 1900-1901
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Guard-book of miscellaneous papers

Guard-book of miscellaneous papers, 17th-20th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. c. 40
Extents: 127 Leaves
Dates: 17th-20th century
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Journal of Edith Simcox

Journal of Edith Simcox
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 494
Extents: 189 Leaves
Dates: May 1876-Jan 1900
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Letters and Memoirs of Edward and Dorothy Powys Cobb

Letters home to his daughter, Dorothy, as farmer at Mau Narok and Keringet (1924-1961); with reminiscences of life in Kenya by Dorothy Powys Cobb (1909-1950s). Typescript and photocopies.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.2058
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1909-1961
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Letters to Walter de la Mare from Helen Thomas

31 manuscript letters from Helen Thomas (widow of the poet Edward Thomas) to Walter de la Mare, 1907-1945.
Shelfmark: MS. 16127
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1907-1945
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'Man Know Thyself by Oscar von Dresky, Napier, New Zealand, 1900'

'Man Know Thyself by Oscar von Dresky, Napier, New Zealand, 1900'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. th. c. 21
Extents: 368 Leaves
Dates: Written in A.D. 1900-1901 at New Zealand by O. von Dresky
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Memoirs of Ann M. Davidson

"The real paradise: memories of Africa, 1950-1963", an account by Ann M. Davidson of her life as a District Officer's wife in Nyasaland (now Malawi), based on weekly letters to her mother. Bound typescript.
Extents: 2 Volumes
Dates: [1963?]
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Memoirs of Brian Havelock Potts (microfilm)

Memoirs as settler in Thika (1912-1924) and Mount Elgon (1924-1931), including service on the East African Front.
Shelfmark: Micr.Afr.596
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1912-1931
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Memoirs of Donald Adrian Owen

Memoirs of Donald Adrian Owen, 1880-1952, being a selection of his writings, letters and extracts from diaries as Resident in Sarawak. Reproduced typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Pac.s.103
Extents: 279 ff.
Dates: 1880-1952
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Memoirs of Eric Dutton as private secretary to Governors of Kenya (microfilm)

"The Night of the Hyena": memoirs by Eric Dutton as Private Secretary to Sir Robert Coryndon and Sir Edward Grigg, Governors of Kenya, 1922-1931. Microfilm.
Shelfmark: Micr.Afr.587
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1922-1931
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Memoirs of George Dudley Meredith, with related photographs

"Recollections of Days Spent in Africa": memoirs of life and work in the Gold Coast Survey Department, 1921-1946, with two related photograph albums. Typescript.
Extents: 2 boxes
Dates: 1921-1946
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Memoirs of John Brayne-Baker

Memoirs and text of talks on experiences in the Colonial Administrative Service in Nigeria and the British Cameroons, 1928-1956.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1926
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1928-1956
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Memoirs of Michael C. Atkinson

"The bush out of my soul: two decades in Western Nigeria": memoirs of Michael C. Atkinson relating to his service as an Administrative Officer, 1939-1959. Typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1836
Extents: 168 ff.
Dates: 1939-1959
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Memoirs of Otto Markus

Memoirs of Otto Markus as pioneer, trader, and Director and Chairman of the East African Trading Company. Typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1764
Extents: 131 ff.
Dates: 1903-1949
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Memoirs of Otto Markus (microfilm)

Memoirs of life as pioneer and trader in British East Africa. Microfilm.
Shelfmark: Micr.Afr.593
Extents: 1 item
Dates: [ca. 1900-1923]

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Autobiography 24
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Nigeria -- Officials and employees 3
Cameroon -- Officials and employees 2
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria 2
Diaries 2
Ghana -- Description and travel 2
Ghana -- Officials and employees 2
Literature 2
Merchants -- Africa 2
Music 2
16th century 1
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18th century 1
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Autobiographies -- Ghana 1
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Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 6
East African Trading Company 2
Markus | Otto | fl 1900-1949 | pioneer and trader in Africa 2
Old East African Trading Company 2
Acland | Sarah Angelina | 1849-1930 | Fellow of Royal Photographic Society and Royal Society of Arts 1
Atkinson | Michael C | b 1917 | Colonial Administrator 1
Backhouse | Edmund Trelawney | 1873-1944 | Sir | Knight, Historian, and Sinologist 1
Bartholdy | Jacob Ludwig Felix | Mendelssohn- | 1809-1847 | composer 1
Bird | Douglas R | fl 1950 | antiques dealer 1
Brayne-Baker | John | 1905-1997 | Colonial Administrator 1
Bridges | Albert Francis B | fl 1921-1949 | Colonial Administrator 1
Campbell | Archibald | 1914-1994 | Colonial Administrator 1
Campbell | Peggy Phyllis | fl 1939-1941 | wife of Archibald Campbell Colonial Administrator 1
Case | R. C | fl. 1920-1971 1
Coryndon | Sir | Robert Thorne | 1870-1925 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
Davidson | Ann M | fl 1950-1963 | wife of Colonial Administrator 1
Davis | Florrie | b. 1892 1
Dresky | Oscar | von | fl 1900 | writer 1
Duka | Tivadar (Theodore) | 1825-1908 | Hungarian army officer 1
Dutton | Eric Aldhelm Torlogh | 1895-1973 | Colonial Administrator 1
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Farrar | Sir | George Herbert | 1859-1915 | Baronet | businessman and politician 1
Fenning | Captain George Edward | fl 1919-1921 | Captain Colonial Civil Servant 1
Fenning | Ellen Kathleen | fl 1919-1921 | wife of Colonial Civil Servant 1
Galpin | Elizabeth C | fl. 1929-1948 1
Gray | A F | b 1925 | Meteorological Officer 1
Great Britain | Colonial Service | Kenya 1
Grigg | Edward William Macleay | 1879-1955 | 1st Baron Altrincham | politician 1
Hewitt | Luisa | fl. 1913-1952 | daughter of Heinrich Krebs, Librarian of the Taylor Institution 1
Jewitt | Thomas Orlando Sheldon | 1799-1869 | engraver 1
Little | Francis Lawrence Gore | 1841-1914 | Chief Constable of Preston Lancashire 1
Lowther | Muriel Frances | fl 1893-1952 | daughter of Sir George Herbert Farrar 1
Mare | Walter John de la | 1873-1956 | author and poet 1
Masterman | John Cecil | 1891-1977 | Sir | Knight and Provost of Worcester College Oxford 1
Meredith | George Dudley | fl 1921-1946 | Gold Coast Survey Department 1
Meteorological Office 1
Murray | Denis | b 1923 1
Owen | Donald Adrian | fl 1880-1952 | Resident in Sarawak 1
Potts | Brian Havelock | fl 1912-1931 | settler in Kenya 1
Powys Cobb | Dorothy | fl 1924-1961 | daughter of Edward Powys Cobb, farmer in Kenya 1
Powys Cobb | Edward | fl 1924-1961 | farmer in Kenya 1
Rey | Sir | Charles Fernand | 1877-1968 | Knight | Soldier and Civil Servant 1
Rey | family 1
Rossetti | Gabriele | 1783-1854 | Professor of Italian King's College London 1
Rossetti | William Michael | 1829-1919 | Man of Letters and Art Critic 1
Simcox | Edith | 1844-1901 | Anthropologist and political activist 1
Smith | James Stewart | 1900-1987 | Colonial Administrator 1
Stukeley | William | 1687-1765 | antiquary and natural philosopher 1
Thomas | Helen Berenice | 1877-1967 | nee Noble | autobiographer 1
Whitfield | Mary L. | fl. 1962 1
Whythorne | Thomas | 1528-1595 | Composer 1
Williams | Frances M | 1904-1991 | Oxford University Press Employee 1
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