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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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'Mancuniensis. Or An History of the Town of Manchester

'Mancuniensis. Or An History of the Town of Manchester
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Lancs c. 5
Extents: 79 Leaves
Dates: Written at the close of the 17th century
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Manuscript entitled 'The Life And Adventures of Thomas Ducker Composed by Himself in 1826 and 1827'. Has a second title 'The Adventures of A Wanderer Composed By Himself'.

Manuscript entitled 'The Life And Adventures of Thomas Ducker Composed by Himself in and '. Has a second title 'The Adventures of A Wanderer Composed By Himself'.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. e. 3654
Extents: 33 Leaves
Dates: 1826-1827
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Manuscripts and Papers of E.A. Reade

Manuscripts and Papers of E.A. Reade
Extents: 0.45 Linear metres (9 boxes)
Dates: 19th century
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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 Humphrey Thomson

Memoirs of Humphrey Thomson
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. d. 155
Extents: 185 Leaves
Dates: c. 1735-1809
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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 Nicolas de Neufville, seigneur de Villeroi

Memoirs of Nicolas de Neufville, seigneur de Villeroi
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 235
Extents: 209 Leaves
Dates: Written in the first quarter of the 17th century
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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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The memoirs of Prince Cellamare, Spanish ambassador

The memoirs of Prince Cellamare, Spanish ambassador, 1715-1718.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 198
Extents: 160 Leaves
Dates: 1715-1718
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Memoirs of Sir Edmund Trelawny Backhouse

Memoirs of Sir Edmund Trelawny Backhouse
Extents: 0.20 Linear metres (4 boxes)
Dates: 1942-1943
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Memoirs of Sir George Farrar

Memoirs of Sir George Farrar assembled into seven typewritten chapters by his daughter, Viscountess Muriel Frances Lowther. The memoirs describe the foundation of Farrar's family firm of mining engineers, his part in the Johannesburg Reform Movement and imprisonment after the Jameson Raid, with associated letters on current South African politics, etc.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 1737
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1893-1952
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'Memories in my 81st year' by Sarah Angelina Acland

'Memories in my 81st year' by Sarah Angelina Acland
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 214
Extents: 130 Leaves
Dates: 1929-1930

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Autobiography 41
20th century 35
19th century 16
18th century 11
Autobiographies 9
17th century 8
Literature 5
Diaries -- 19th century 3
Nigeria -- Officials and employees 3
Cameroon -- Officials and employees 2
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria 2
Diaries 2
Diaries -- 18th century 2
France 2
Ghana -- Description and travel 2
Ghana -- Officials and employees 2
History 2
Letters 2
Merchants -- Africa 2
Music 2
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Oxford (England) 2
16th century 1
Abyssinia | x Ethiopia 1
Accounts 1
Africa 1
Antiquarians 1
Artists 1
Autobiographies -- Ghana 1
Autobiographies -- Malawi 1
Autobiographies -- Uganda -- Entebbe 1
Autobiographies -- Zambia 1
Bechuanaland | British Protectorate | x Botswana 1
Cathedrals -- Uganda 1
China 1
Civil Service -- Uganda -- Colonies 1
Civil service -- Great Britain 1
Colonial administrators -- Cameroon 1
Colonial administrators -- Cameroon -- Autobiographies 1
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria -- Autobiographies 1
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria, Eastern -- Autobiographies 1
Colonial administrators' spouses -- Ghana 1
Colonial administrators' spouses -- Malawi 1
Colonial administrators' spouses -- Uganda 1
Correspondence 1
Diplomacy 1
English literature 1
English literature -- 20th century 1
Farmers -- Kenya 1
Genealogy 1
Germany 1
Great Britain -- Politics and government 1
Great Britain -- History 1
Great Britian -- Colonies -- Administration 1
Heraldry 1
Historians -- 19th century 1
India 1
Ipsden (England) 1
Ipsden (England) -- History 1
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Jameson's Raid, 1895-1896 1
Johannesburg (South Africa) -- Politics and government 1
Kenya 1
Keringet (Kenya) 1
Libraries -- Great Britain 1
Literature -- 20th century 1
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South Africa 1
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Wallingford (England) -- Antiquities 1
Wallingford (England) -- History 1
Wills 1
World War, 1914-1918 1
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Indexed names
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
Bayzand | William | 1808-1886 | janitor at the Radcliffe Camera, Oxford 1
Bird | Douglas R | fl 1950 | antiques dealer 1
Bodley | Sir | Thomas | 1545-1613 | Knight, diplomat and scholar, and the founder of the Bodleian Library 1
Brayne-Baker | John | 1905-1997 | Colonial Administrator 1
Bridges | Albert Francis B | fl 1921-1949 | Colonial Administrator 1
Brydges | Samuel Egerton | 1762-1837 | 13th Baron Chandos | Writer and genealogist 1
Bulwer-Lytton | Rosina Doyle | 1802-1882 | wife of 1st Baron Lytton | novelist 1
Campbell | Archibald | 1914-1994 | Colonial Administrator 1
Campbell | Peggy Phyllis | fl 1939-1941 | wife of Archibald Campbell Colonial Administrator 1
Carey (Cary) | Robert | 1560-1639 | Earl of Monmouth | Nobleman and courtier 1
Case | R. C | fl. 1920-1971 1
Coryndon | Sir | Robert Thorne | 1870-1925 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
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Davidson | Ann M | fl 1950-1963 | wife of Colonial Administrator 1
Davis | Florrie | b. 1892 1
Dresky | Oscar | von | fl 1900 | writer 1
Ducker | Thomas | b. 1782 | seaman 1
Duka | Tivadar (Theodore) | 1825-1908 | Hungarian army officer 1
Dutton | Eric Aldhelm Torlogh | 1895-1973 | Colonial Administrator 1
East India Company 1
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
Fuller | William | c 1670-1733 | Imposter 1
Galpin | Elizabeth C | fl. 1929-1948 1
Giudice | Antonio del | 1657-1733 | Duke of Giovinazzo, prince of Cellamare | Spanish nobleman and diplomat 1
Gough | Richard | 1735-1809 | antiquary 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
Hollingworth | Richard | fl 1700-1799 1
Hyde | Edward | 1609-1674 | 1st Earl of Clarendon | Lord Chancellor 1
Jewitt | Thomas Orlando Sheldon | 1799-1869 | engraver 1
Knox | Robert | 1641-1720 | merchant and writer on Ceylon 1
Lewis | John | 1675-1747 | Antiquary 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
Ludlow | Edward | 1616/17-1692 | Army officer and regicide 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
Neufville | Nicolas | de | 1543-1617 | seigneur de Villeroy, was secretary of state under four kings of France: Charles XI, Henry III, Henry IV and Louis XIII 1
Owen | Donald Adrian | fl 1880-1952 | Resident in Sarawak 1
Parker | Henry Perlee | 1795-1873 | Portrait and genre painter 1
Parry | Charles Henry | 1779-1860 | Physician 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
Reade | Edward Anderdon | 1807-1886 | Bengal Civil Servant and Historian 1
Reade | William Winwood | 1838-1875 | Traveller and Novelist 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
Shields | Cuthbert James | 1840-1908 | historian | formerly Robert Laing 1
Simcox | Edith | 1844-1901 | Anthropologist and political activist 1
Smith | James Stewart | 1900-1987 | Colonial Administrator 1
Stevenson | Robert Louis | 1850-1894 | Writer 1
Stukeley | William | 1687-1765 | antiquary and natural philosopher 1
Thomas | Helen Berenice | 1877-1967 | nee Noble | autobiographer 1
Thomson | Humphrey | b. 1735 1
Whitfield | Mary L. | fl. 1962 1
Whythorne | Thomas | 1528-1595 | Composer 1
Williams | Frances M | 1904-1991 | Oxford University Press Employee 1
Wynne | Robert | d 1743 | Chancellor of St Asaph 1
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Language
English 55
French 1
Italian 1