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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
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Archive of Arnold Joseph Toynbee

Comprises extensive working correspondence, papers and photographs
Extents: 26.5 Linear metres (173 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1895-1978
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Archive of the Anti-Slavery Society

Papers of The Anti-Slavery Society, 1757-1982.
Extents: 118.47 Linear metres (2236 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1757-1982
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Archive of the Overseas Nursing Association

Papers of the Overseas Nursing Association, formerly the Colonial Nursing Association, which was established in 1895 to provide trained nurses for hospital and private work in the British colonies and among other British communities abroad.
Extents: 26.84 Linear metres (244 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1894-1972
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Brookings Internally Displaced Persons Archive

Archive of the Brookings Institution project on internally displaced persons.
Extents: 9.3 Linear metres (66 Shelfmarks)
Dates: 1983-2012
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Conservative Party Archive: Conservative Central Office: Conservative Overseas Bureau/International Office

Papers of the Conservative Overseas Bureau/International Office, 1945-1998.
Extents: 52.0 Linear meters (342 boxes)
Dates: 1945-1998
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Correspondence of Sir John Robert Chancellor

37 letters written by, or to, Sir John Chancellor, including letters about India, Mauritius, Palestine, Cyprus and South Africa.
Extents: 37 items (107 ff.)
Dates: 1909-1929
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Papers of Dame Margery Freda Perham

Family papers, including journals and correspondence, [1881-1977] Papers relating to academic career, 1908-77 Papers relating to non-academic activities and interests, [1916-1980] Papers relating to publishers, finance, charities and disposition of archives, [1925-80] Correspondence, [1931-1979] Diaries, [1910-1980] …
Extents: 771 boxes
Dates: [1844]-1980
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Papers of Ernest Gedge

Letter-books, correspondence, notebooks, press cuttings, notes on expeditions, notes for articles, maps, periodicals, account books etc. relating to the East African Estates Limited, Imperial British East Africa Company, Uganda, prospecting expedition to the Yukon, Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), Kenya, Russia, Malaya, Borneo and Java. Includes letters from Sir Frederick Jackson and Sir Frederick Lugard.
Extents: 6 boxes
Dates: 1890-1929
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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
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Papers of Sir Jack Johnston

Recollections, typescript memoirs, 1997, of Sir Jack Johnston, covering his service, 1950-1978.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 555
Extents: 1 folder
Dates: 1997
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Papers of Sir John Robert Chancellor

Despatches, official and personal correspondence, notes and memoranda relating to Chancellor's work as Governor of Mauritius, Governor of Trinidad and Tobago, Governor of Southern Rhodesia, and High Commissioner for Palestine and Trans-Jordan.
Extents: 96 Files
Dates: 1911-1931
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Papers of the Central Mining and Investment Corporation Limited

Correspondence, share registers, reports, etc. relating to the activities of the Central Mining and Investment Corporation Limited in Northern Rhodesia, Southern Rhodesia, Kenya, Ethiopia, British East Africa, French Madagascar, Portuguese Africa (Angola and Mozambique), the Sahara, the Sudan, Bechuanaland, South Africa, Canada, Burma, China, Indo-China , Iran, Turkey, Bolivia, Colombia, Venezuela, Barbados, British Guiana, Trinidad, United Kingdom, Australia and Fiji. Also, papers…
Extents: 84 boxes
Dates: 1890-1966
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Photographs taken by Colonel Eric and Amy Brooke-Anderson

Album containing photographs taken by Colonel Eric Brooke-Anderson (Kenya administration) and his wife Amy. Mainly photographs of Fort Hall, Kenya, but also some of the surrounding area - Thika Falls, Chania Falls, Mount Kenya, and also some photographs of Zanzibar, Aden, Suez, Port Said and Durban. The photographs feature people, buildings, scenery, and include a few images of the Church Missionary Society buildings in Weithaga.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.r.238
Extents: 1 album, 1 print
Dates: 1920-1926
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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

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19th century 7
Africa 5
Asia 5
Europe 5
Africa -- Description and travel 3
Africa -- Officials and employees 3
Asia -- Description and travel 3
Asia -- Officials and employees 3
Middle East 3
North America 3
South America 3
United States of America 3
21st century 2
Asia -- History -- 20th century 2
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Latin America 2
Oceania 2
Russia 2
Trinidad and Tobago -- Officials and employees 2
World War, 1914-1918 2
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World War, 1939-1945 2
18th century 1
Abolitionists | Great Britain 1
Academic writing 1
Aeronautics -- History -- Personal narratives 1
Africa -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Africa -- History 1
Africa -- History -- 20th century 1
Africa -- Industries 1
Africa -- Pictorial works 1
Africa, Southern -- History -- 20th century 1
Antislavery movements -- Great Britain 1
Argentina -- Description and travel 1
Asia -- Industries 1
Asia -- Pictorial works 1
Asia, Southeastern -- History -- 1945- 1
Australasia -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Australasia -- History -- 20th century 1
Australia 1
Authors, English -- 20th century 1
Botany 1
Canada 1
Canada -- Description and travel 1
Canada -- Industries 1
Central America -- Industries 1
Colonial administrators -- Correspondence 1
Colonial administrators -- Kenya 1
Commonwealth countries 1
Commonwealth of Nations -- Description and travel 1
Communism -- History -- 20th century 1
Conservative Party (Great Britain) 1
Conservative Party (Great Britain) -- History 1
Europe -- History -- 20th century 1
Europe -- Politics and government 1
Europe, Central -- Foreign relations -- 20th century 1
Europe, Eastern --Foreign relations -- 20th century 1
Europe, Western --Foreign relations -- 20th century 1
European Economic Community 1
European Parliament -- Elections, 1979 1
Fiji -- Description and travel 1
Fiji -- Officials and employees 1
Fisheries -- Africa 1
Fisheries -- Asia 1
Fisheries -- Fiji 1
Former Soviet republics 1
Governors -- Africa 1
Governors -- Africa -- Correspondence 1
Governors -- Asia 1
Governors -- Asia -- Correspondence 1
Governors -- Trinidad and Tobago 1
Governors -- Trinidad and Tobago -- Correspondence 1
Great Britain 1
Great Britain -- Armed Forces -- 20th century 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 20th century 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Austria 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Belgium 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- China 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Denmark 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- France 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Greece 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- India 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Italy 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Portugal 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Russia 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Spain 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Switzerland 1
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 21st century 1
History 1
Hong Kong (China) -- History -- 20th century 1
Hospitals 1
Internally displaced persons 1
International relations 1
Islands of the Pacific -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Islands of the Pacific -- History -- 20th century 1
Israel -- History -- 1948-1967 1
Japan 1
Kenya -- Officials and employees 1
Labor unions -- Great Britain -- Congresses 1
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Indexed names
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 4
Chancellor | John Robert | 1870-1952 | Sir | Knight Colonial Administrator 2
Great Britain | Colonial Office 2
Lugard | Frederick John Dealtry | 1858-1945 | Baron Lugard of Abinger | colonial administrator, soldier and author 2
United Nations 2
Aborigines Protection Society (Great Britain) Aborigines Protection Society (Great Britain). 1
Africa Bureau | 1952 - 1978 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
British South Africa Company 1
British and Foreign Anti-slavery Society. 1
Brooke-Anderson | Amy | fl 1920-1926 | wife of Colonel Eric L Brooke-Anderson 1
Brooke-Anderson | Eric L | fl 1920-1926 | Colonel 1
Brookings Institution | non-profit public policy organisation 1
Central Mining and Investment Corporation 1
Charter Consolidated Limited | London 1
Chatwin | Charles Bruce | 1940-1989 | Writer 1
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Church Missionary Society 1
Churchill | Winston Leonard Spencer | 1874-1965 | Sir | Knight Statesman and Historian 1
Colonial Nursing Association 1
Conservative Party 1
Conservative Party | Commonwealth Affairs Committee 1
Conservative Party | Conservative Campaign Headquarters 1
Conservative Party | Conservative Central Office 1
Conservative Party | Conservative Commonwealth & Overseas Council 1
Conservative Party | Conservative Commonwealth Council 1
Conservative Party | Conservative Foreign & Commonwealth Council 1
Conservative Party | Conservative Group for Europe 1
Conservative Party | Conservative Overseas Bureau 1
Conservative Party | Conservative Overseas Bureau Committee 1
Conservative Party | Conservative Party International Office 1
Conservative Party | Conservatives in the European Parliament 1
Conservative Party | professional headquarters 1
East African Estates Limited 1
Emmet | Evelyn Violet Elizabeth | 1899-1980 | Baroness Emmet of Amberley | Conservative MP 1
European Parliament | European Conservative Group 1
European Parliament | European Democratic Group 1
Fabian Colonial Bureau 1
Federation of University Conservative and Unionist Associations 1
Gedge | Ernest | 1862-1935 | colonial administrator 1
Great Britain | Army | Royal Fusiliers 1
Great Britain. War Office 1
Hickling | Charles Frederick | 1902-1977 | Fisheries Adviser Colonial Service 1
Imperial British East Africa Company 1
Jackson | Frederick John | 1860-1929 | Knight, explorer, naturalist and administrator 1
Johnston | Sir | Jack | fl 1918-1999 | Knight | High Commissioner 1
League of Nations 1
Magadi Soda Company 1
Meinertzhagen | Richard | 1878-1967 | colonial administrator ornithologist 1
Overseas Nursing Association 1
Perham | Margery Freda | 1895-1982 | Dame | historian 1
Queen Elizabeth's Overseas Nursing Service 1
Smuts | Jan Christian | 1870-1950 | Statesman 1
The British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society 1
Toynbee | Arnold Joseph | 1889-1975 | historian 1
Transvaal Consolidated Land and Exploration Company 1
Wernher, Beit and Company 1
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Language
Arabic 2
Danish 1
Dutch; Flemish 1
French 3
German 3
Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
Hebrew 1
Italian 2
Japanese 1
Portuguese 2
Spanish; Castilian 2
Swedish 1