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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 Sir Mark Aurel Stein (1862-1943)

Archive of Sir Mark Aurel Stein (1862-1943).
Extents: 43.23 Linear metres (393 boxes)
Dates: 1854-1953
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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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Chronographia Asiatica & Ægyptiaca ab orbe condito ad Alexandrum Magnum ad fidem scriptorum vetustissimorum restituta & illustrata

Chronographia Asiatica & Ægyptiaca ab orbe condito ad Alexandrum Magnum ad fidem scriptorum vetustissimorum restituta & illustrata, written in 1753-1761 by C. Hayes and E. Yardley.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. D. 13
Extents: 285 Leaves
Dates: Written in 1753-1761 by C. Hayes and E. Yardley
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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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Diaries of C.H. Hawes

Diaries, with transcripts, of C.H. Hawes, relating to tours of: France, Belgium and Switzerland, 1897-8 The Far East: India, Burma, Ceylon, Australia, New Zealand, Philippines, Hong Kong, China, Japan, Siberia and Sakhalin, 1900-1 Greece, Turkey and Crete, 1904-5 Crete, 1909 The collection also contains an account book and…
Extents: 28 shelfmarks
Dates: [c.1887]-1935
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'Geographiæ descriptio,' a popular Latin description of Spain, France, Germany, Italy, and Western Asia

'Geographiæ descriptio,' a popular Latin description of Spain, France, Germany, Italy, and Western Asia, written in the second half of the 17th century on the Continent.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 98
Extents: 66 Leaves
Dates: written in the second half of the 17th century on the Continent
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Late 17th-cent. copy of an account of the travels of Jerom Salter, to Smyrna, 1668, and in Asia Minor, 1673-80

Late 17th-cent. copy of an account of the travels of Jerom Salter, to Smyrna, 1668, and in Asia Minor, 1673-80
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 218
Extents: 89 Leaves
Dates: 1668, 1673-1680
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Letters to Sir John Bowring

Letters to Sir John Bowring, 1824-1876.
Shelfmark: MS. 13086
Extents: 1.0 box
Dates: 1824-1876
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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 A. Richardson

Papers of Richard A. Richardson (1922-1977), ornithologist and artist, 1936-1972.
Extents: 0.45 Linear metres (3 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1936-1972
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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 Sidney Frederick Marriott

Letters, papers and photographs, c1875-1930.
Extents: 2 boxes
Dates: c1875-1930
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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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20th century 20
19th century 12
Asia 9
Africa 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
17th century 2
18th century 2
21st century 2
Asia -- History -- 20th century 2
Canada -- Description and travel 2
China -- Description and travel 2
Diaries -- 20th century 2
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East Asia -- Description and travel 2
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Hong Kong (China) -- Description and travel 2
Japan -- Description and travel 2
Latin America 2
Oceania 2
Ornithology 2
Russia 2
Trinidad and Tobago -- Officials and employees 2
World War, 1914-1918 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
Abolitionists | Great Britain 1
Academic writing 1
Accounts 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
Anthropology 1
Antislavery movements -- Great Britain 1
Archaeologists -- 19th century 1
Archaeologists -- 20th century 1
Archaeology 1
Argentina -- Description and travel 1
Asia -- Industries 1
Asia -- Pictorial works 1
Asia, Central 1
Asia, Southeastern -- History -- 1945- 1
Australasia -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Australasia -- History -- 20th century 1
Australia 1
Australia -- Description and travel 1
Authors, English -- 20th century 1
Belgium -- Description and travel 1
Birds -- Asia 1
Birds -- Europe 1
Botany 1
Burma -- Description and travel 1
Canada 1
Canada -- Industries 1
Central America -- Industries 1
Ceylon -- Description and travel 1
China -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Chronology 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
Crete (Greece) -- Description and travel 1
Diaries -- 19th century 1
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Egypt 1
Egypt -- Description and travel -- Views 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
Explorers -- 19th century 1
Explorers -- 20th century 1
Fiji -- Description and travel 1
Fiji -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Fiji -- Officials and employees 1
Fisheries -- Africa 1
Fisheries -- Asia 1
Fisheries -- Fiji 1
Former Soviet republics 1
France 1
France -- Description and travel 1
Geography 1
Germany 1
Governors -- Africa 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
Allen | Helen Mary | 1872-1952 1
Allen | Percy Stafford | 1869-1933 | President of Corpus Christi College Oxford 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
Bowring | John | Sir | 1792-1872 | politician, diplomatist and writer 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
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Central Mining and Investment Corporation 1
Charter Consolidated Limited | London 1
Chatwin | Charles Bruce | 1940-1989 | Writer 1
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
Costin | William Conrad | 1893-1970 | President of St John's College, Oxford 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
Hawes | Charles Henry | 1867-1943 | American anthropologist 1
Hayes | Charles | 1678-1760 | mathematician 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
Marriott | Sidney Frederick | d 1927 | Colonial administrator, magistrate and police officer 1
Marriott | [c1879]-1942 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
Richardson | Richard Alan | 1922-1977 | ornithologist and artist 1
Salter | Jerom | fl. 17th century 1
Smuts | Jan Christian | 1870-1950 | Statesman 1
Stein | Mark Aurel | 1862-1943 | Sir | Knight Scholar Explorer Archaeologist 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
Yardley | Edward | 1698-1769 | archdeacon 1
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Language
Arabic 2
Chinese 1
Danish 1
Dutch; Flemish 1
English 21
French 5
German 4
Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
Hebrew 1
Hungarian 1
Italian 2
Japanese 1
Latin 3
Portuguese 2
Sanskrit 1
Spanish; Castilian 3
Swedish 1
Undetermined 1