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Additional papers of Gordon M. Hector relating to Lesotho

Additional papers of Gordon M. Hector relating to Lesotho.
Shelfmark: MS. 5450
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1956-1997
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Additional papers of Sir Cecil Clementi

Official and personal papers of Sir Cecil Clementi (1875-1947), colonial governor, with papers of his wife, Lady Penelope Clementi (1889–1970) and other family members.
Extents: 17.0 Linear metres (107 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1871-2013
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Album of Photographs belonging to Logie Weir Wilson

Album of photographs relating to Logie Weir Wilson's service as Chief Commissioner, Sierra Leone, 1948-1949. Included are photographs of: Logie Wilson and his wife Gladys (d 1984); people who worked for the Wilsons; local people; people during Ramadan; the Chief Commissioner's House; Government House in Freetown, and the District Commissioner's house (including photographs of the District Commissioner, Dick Cox).
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.r.222
Extents: 15 ff.
Dates: 1948-1949
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Anecdotes about colonial life in Nigeria collected by Michael C. Atkinson

Humorous anecdotes and tales of colonial life in Nigeria, ca.1910-1950, collected and edited by M.C. Atkinson. Typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.2065
Extents: 2 Volumes
Dates: [ca. 1910-1950]
Collection

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 Hugh Mackintosh Foot, Baron Caradon

Papers of Hugh Mackintosh Foot, Baron Caradon, as Governor and Commander-in-Chief of Cyprus (1957-60)
Extents: 5.6 Linear metres (48 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1957-60
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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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Archive of Robert Henry Brand, Baron Brand

Papers of Robert Henry Brand, Baron Brand (1878-1963), merchant banker and public servant, 1896-1974
Extents: 23.28 Linear metres (236 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1892-1974
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Archive of Sir Edwin Arrowsmith

Archive of Sir Edwin Arrowsmith (1909-92) relating to his work for the Colonial Administrative Service. With a small amount of his papers as Director of the Overseas Development Resettlement Bureau.
Extents: 0.7 Linear metres (7 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1932-65, 1980
Collection

Archive of Sir Hamilton Goold-Adams and Elizabeth Main

Papers of colonial governor Sir Hamilton Goold-Adams (1858-1920) and of his daughter, Elizabeth Main (1918-2010).
Extents: 1.05 Linear metres (7 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1880-2001
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Archive of Sydney Olivier, 1st Baron Olivier, and his family

The archive of Sydney Olivier, first Baron Olivier, (1859-1943), civil servant, politician and author, and his family, particularly his wife Margaret (c.1862-1953).
Extents: 3.3 Linear metres (22 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1870s-1951
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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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Commission of Enquiry Report, with observations by Frederick Dealtry Lugard, Baron Lugard of Abinger

"Report of the Commission of Enquiry into the disturbances in Abeokuta province" (1918), with observations by Lord Lugard on various questions raised (1919). Typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1481
Extents: 53 ff.
Dates: 1918-1919
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Correspondence and papers of Arthur Casswell Spooner

Correspondence, papers, diaries and photographs of Arthur Casswell Spooner (1906-96), Colonial Service Administrative Cadet, later Commissioner of Labour Department, in the Gold Coast (1928-52).
Extents: 0.75 Linear metres (12 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1928-95
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Correspondence of Hugh Middleton Brice-Smith

Letters home from Nigeria, 1901-1919, with other miscellaneous correspondence, 1933-1966.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1845
Extents: 97 ff.
Dates: 1901-1919, 1933-1966
Collection

Correspondence of Sir G. J. Bower, with a Narrative about the Jameson Raid and the South African War

Miscellaneous correspondence, 1897-1898, 1926-1932 (15 items), and Bower's narrative written in 1900 of events leading to the Jameson raid and the South African war (1 volume).
Extents: 15 items, 1 volume
Dates: 1897-1898, 1900, 1926-1932
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Diaries and Letters of Lady Daphne Moore

Diaries and letters home, relating to the service of Lady Daphne Moore's husband, Henry, in Bermuda, Nigeria, Kenya and Sierra Leone, 1922-1947.
Extents: 2 boxes
Dates: 1922-1947
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Diaries and letters of Theodore R. Williams

Diaries (1912-1921) and letters home (1912-1924) as Administrative Officer in Northern Rhodesia.
Extents: 6 Volumes
Dates: 1912-1924
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Diaries of Geoffrey Douglas Popplewell

Diaries kept as an Administrative Officer in Tanganyika, with detailed comments on safaris and other duties, covering Ufipa, Sumbawanga, Tanga, Lushoto, Korogwe, Pangani, Usambara and Mikindani, 1934-1941; with a complete set of transcripts.
Extents: 14 Volumes
Dates: 1934-1941
Collection

Diaries of Sir John Maxwell

Diaries of Sir John Maxwell, relating to his career as a Colonial Administrator in the Gold Coast.
Extents: 5 boxes (22 volumes)
Dates: 1909-1930

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Indexed subjects
20th century 113
Colonial administrators 24
Nigeria -- Officials and employees 22
19th century 16
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria 15
Colonial administrators -- Ghana 8
Ghana -- Officials and employees 8
Colonial administrators -- Tanganyika 7
Tanganyika -- Officials and employees 7
Kenya -- Officials and employees 6
Colonial administrators -- Africa 5
Africa -- Officials and employees 4
Colonial administrators -- South Africa 4
Guyana -- Officials and employees 4
Uganda -- Officials and employees 4
21st century 3
Cameroon -- Officials and employees 3
Colonial administrators -- Africa, West 3
Colonial administrators -- Lesotho 3
Colonial administrators -- Uganda 3
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Colonial administrators -- Zambia 3
Governors 3
Nigeria -- Description and travel 3
Photographs 3
South Africa -- Officials and employees 3
Africa 2
Africa -- Description and travel 2
Africa -- Pictorial works 2
Australia 2
Autobiographies 2
Botswana 2
Cameroon -- History 2
Colonial administrators -- -- -- Tanzania -- Diaries 2
Colonial administrators -- Correspondence 2
Colonial administrators -- Kenya 2
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria, Northern 2
Cyprus 2
Gambia -- Officials and employees 2
Ghana -- Pictorial works 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa 2
Guyana -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Hong Kong (China) -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Jamaica -- Officials and employees 2
Jameson's Raid, 1895-1896 -- Personal narratives 2
Lesotho -- Officials and employees 2
Malawi -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Malaya -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Nigeria, Eastern -- Officials and employees 2
Nigeria, Northern -- Officials and employees 2
Palestine -- Officials and employees 2
Reminiscences 2
Solomon Islands -- Officials and employees 2
South African War, 1899-1902 -- Personal narratives 2
Tanzania -- Description and travel 2
Tanzania -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Trinidad and Tobago -- Officials and employees 2
Uganda -- Description and travel 2
University of Oxford 2
Zambia -- Officials and employees 2
Abeokuta (Nigeria) 1
Africa -- History -- 20th century 1
Africa | Discovery and exploration 1
Africa, East 1
Africa, Southern -- History 1
Agricultural industries -- Nigeria 1
Agriculture -- Africa 1
Agriculture -- Ghana -- Congresses and conventions 1
Agriculture -- Tanzania 1
Animals -- Africa 1
Anthropology 1
Asia -- Description and travel 1
Asia -- Pictorial works 1
Autobiographies -- Ghana 1
Autobiographies -- Malawi 1
Autobiographies -- Uganda -- Entebbe 1
Bechuanaland | British Protectorate | x Botswana 1
Belize -- Officials and employees 1
Bermuda -- Officials and employees 1
Boki (African people) 1
British South Africa Company 1
British Virgin Islands -- Officials and employees -- Salaries, etc. 1
Calabar (Nigeria) -- Officials and employees 1
Cameroon -- Description and travel 1
Cathedrals -- Uganda 1
Ceylon -- Officials and employees 1
Civil Service -- Uganda -- Colonies 1
Civil service -- Nigeria, Eastern -- Colonies 1
Clubs -- England -- Oxford -- Photographs 1
Colonial Administrators -- Sierra Leone -- Photographs 1
Colonial administrator -- Nigeria 1
Colonial administrators -- Africa -- Interviews 1
Colonial administrators -- Africa, South 1
Colonial administrators -- British Virgin Islands 1
Colonial administrators -- Cameroon 1
Colonial administrators -- Cameroon -- Autobiographies 1
Colonial administrators -- England -- Oxford -- Study and teaching 1
Colonial administrators -- Ghana -- Diaries 1
Colonial administrators -- Interviews 1
Colonial administrators -- Malawi -- Biography 1
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria -- Autobiographies 1
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Indexed names
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 88
Lugard | Frederick John Dealtry | 1858-1945 | Baron Lugard of Abinger | colonial administrator, soldier and author 3
University of Oxford | Development Records Project 3
Atkinson | Michael C | b 1917 | Colonial Administrator 2
Bagenal | Charles James | 1877-1955 | Soldier and Colonial Administrator 2
Bower | Sir | Graham John | 1848-1933 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 2
Bridges | Albert Francis B | fl 1921-1949 | Colonial Administrator 2
Buxton | Clarence Edward Victor | 1892-1967 | Colonial Administrator 2
Church Missionary Society 2
Clementi | Sir | Cecil | 1875-1947 | Knight | colonial governor 2
Cox | Harry Bernard | 1906-1989 | Colonial Administrator 2
Lagden | Godfrey Yeatman | 1851-1934 | Sir | Knight Colonial Administrator 2
Popplewell | Geoffrey Douglas | b 1904 | District Officer Colonial Government 2
Robertson | Algar Ronald | 1902-1975 | Colonial Administrator 2
Walden | Stanley Arthur | 1905-1980 | Colonial Administrator 2
Adams | Sir | Hamilton John Goold- | 1858-1920 | Knight | colonial governor 1
African Research Survey 1
Aglen | E F | fl 1935 1
Arrowsmith | Sir | Edwin Porter | 1909-1992 | Knight | colonial governor 1
Barwick | Neville | b 1916 | Colonial Administrator 1
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Best | Oswald Herbert | fl 1920-1930 | Colonial Administrator 1
Bottomley | William Cecil | 1878-1954 | Sir | Knight Colonial Administrator 1
Bourdillon | Violet Grace | 1886-1979 | nee Billinghurst, wife of Sir Bernard Henry Bourdillon 1
Bower | Graham John | 1848-1933 | Sir | Knight Colonial Administrator 1
Brand | Lord | Robert Henry |1878-1963 | Baron | merchant banker and public servant 1
Brayne-Baker | John | 1905-1997 | Colonial Administrator 1
Brice-Smith | Hugh Middleton | b 1884 | Colonial Administrator 1
Bridges | William Maclaren | b 1898 | Colonial Administrator 1
British South Africa Company 1
British West Charterland Company Limited 1
Brooke-Anderson | Amy | fl 1920-1926 | wife of Colonel Eric L Brooke-Anderson 1
Brooke-Anderson | Eric L | fl 1920-1926 | Colonel 1
Brooks | Robert Bernard | fl 1914-1932 | Colonial Administrator 1
Bryant | Herbert Collingwood A | b 1908 | Colonial Administrator 1
Caldecott | Andrew | 1884-1951 | Sir | Knight Governor General of Ceylon 1
Campbell | Archibald | 1914-1994 | Colonial Administrator 1
Campbell | Peggy Phyllis | fl 1939-1941 | wife of Archibald Campbell Colonial Administrator 1
Carrington | Mary Townsend | 1892-1980 | nee Eyres 1
Chaytor | Charles John | fl 1912-1932 | Colonial Administrator 1
Clementi | Augusta Mildred Warren | 1878-1969 | nee Graham 1
Clementi | Cecily Joyce | b 1915 1
Clementi | Cresswell Montagu | 1918-1981 | Air Vice-Marshal 1
Clementi | Dione Rose | 1914-2010 | lecturer in history 1
Clementi | Isabel | 1850–1930 | nee Collard 1
Clementi | Lockhart | 1881-after 1917 | Captain 1
Clementi | Marie Penelope Rose | 1889–1970 | nee Eyres | known as Penelope Clementi 1
Clementi | Montagu | 1839-1919 | Colonel, Judge Advocate-General in India 1
Clementi | Winifred Dorothy | d 1966 | nee Hobson | known as Dorothy Clementi 1
Coriat | - | fl 1920-1960 | wife of Percy Coriat, Colonial administrator 1
Coriat | Percy | fl 1920-1960 | Colonial administrator 1
Coryndon | Phyllis Mary | fl 1903-1947 | Lady | nee Worthington, wife of Sir Robert Thorne Coryndon 1
Coryndon | Sir | Robert Thorne | 1870-1925 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
Culwick | Arthur Theodore | b 1905 | Colonial Administrator 1
Curtis | Lionel George | 1872-1955 | writer and public servant 1
Daniel | Clare | fl 1898-1906 | wife of Rowland Daniel, Colonial Administrator 1
Daniel | Rowland | fl 1898-1906 | Colonial Administrator 1
Davidson | Ann M | fl 1950-1963 | wife of Colonial Administrator 1
Davies | Arthur W | b 1915 | Colonial Administrator 1
Dawson | George Geoffrey | 1874-1944 | formerly Robinson | newspaper editor 1
Duncan-Johnstone | Angus Colin | b 1889 | Colonial Administrator 1
Dutton | Eric Aldhelm Torlogh | 1895-1973 | Colonial Administrator 1
East African Estates Limited 1
Evans | Geoffrey | 1883-1963 | Sir | Knight and Colonial Administrator 1
Eyre | Antony G | b 1921 | Colonial Administrator 1
Eyres | Cresswell John | 1862-1949 | Admiral 1
Eyres | Rose Nankivell | 1863-1940 | nee Townsend 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
Fleming | J T | b 1924 | Barrister Colonial Administrator 1
Foot | Florence Sylvia | d 1985 | wife of Hugh Mackintosh Foot 1
Foot | Hugh Mackintosh | 1907-1990 | Baron Caradon | colonial administrator and diplomat 1
Fosbrooke | Jane | fl 1934-1935 | wife of Henry Fosbrooke 1
Fox | Yvonne | fl 1939-1960 | wife of S.A. Fox, colonial administrator 1
Furse | Ralph Dolignon | 1887-1973 | Sir | Knight and Colonial Administrator 1
Gardner | J A | b 1921 | Administrator Kenyan Government 1
Garraway | Sir | Edward Charles Frederick | 1865-1932 | Knight | colonial administrator 1
Gass | Sir | Michael David I | b 1916 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
Gedge | Ernest | 1862-1935 | colonial administrator 1
Gibbs | George Howard | 1889-1969 | Colonial Administrator 1
Goddard | Thomas Nelson | b 1889 | Colonial Administrator Falkland Islands Sierra Leone 1
Great Britain | Colonial Office 1
Great Britain | Colonial Office | Officials and employees 1
Great Britain | Commission on Higher Education in East Africa and the Sudan 1
Great Britain | High Commission for Western Pacific Islands 1
Great Britain | Home Office 1
Grier | Selwyn | 1878-1946 | Sir | Knight Colonial Administrator 1
Grigg | Edward William Macleay | 1879-1955 | 1st Baron Altrincham | politician 1
Haig | E F G | fl 1930 | Colonial Administrator 1
Hailey | William Malcolm | 1872-1969 | 1st Baron Hailey 1
Harcourt | Henry Newton | b 1906 | Colonial Administrator 1
Hawkesworth | Edward Gerald | b 1897 | Sir | Colonial Administrator 1
Hector | Gordon Matthews | 1918-2001 | colonial officer and administrator 1
Hibbert | Francis Dennis | 1906-1975 | Colonial Administrator 1
Hollis | Rosemary | fl 1951-1959 | wife of Colonial Administrator 1
Hopkins | Terence Francis Gethin | b 1902 | Colonial Administrator 1
Hucks | Aline | fl 1937-1966 1
Hughes | John Cledwyn | 1926-2016 | colonial officer 1
Imperial British East Africa Company 1
Ingrams | William Harold | 1897-1973 | Colonial Administrator Author 1
Institute of Administration (Zaria) 1
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Language
Arabic 1
Chinese 1
French 1
German 1
Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
Italian 1
Japanese 1
Latin 1
Pushto; Pashto 1
Turkish 1