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Autobiographical Notes of James Legge, and of his Wife, Hannah Mary Legge

Autobiographical notes of James Legge, Professor of Chinese at Oxford University, comprising: an incomplete manuscript, which covers the early part of Legge's life up to 1840, entitled 'notes on my life', 1896 a transcript copy of 'Reminiscences' of James Legge, describing various incidents while in China between 1839 and 1863, early 20th century a typescript copy of notes by…
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: late 19th-early 20th cent.
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Copy of journal kept by Robert James Bleakley

Copy of journal kept by Robert James Bleakley as a Colonial Office cadet in Singapore, 1937-1940, including an account of a visit to China. Typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Ind.Ocn.s.269
Extents: 308 ff.
Dates: 1937-1940
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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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Journals of A.L. Allen

Journals of Arthur Louis Allen.
Extents: 0.10 Linear metres (2 boxes)
Dates: 1906-1913
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Papers of Brian Parry

Letters from Parry, mostly from Miri, Sarawak, to his parents and to his wife Mary in Singapore, 1939-1941; three albums of photographs, mostly of Sarawak, but including some of Brunei, Sumatra and Hong Kong, and some depicting his period at school and college, 1918-c 1941.
Extents: 1 folder, 3 volumes
Dates: c1930-1941
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Papers of David Beatty

Letters home from Canton and Christmas Island, with related photographs, press cuttings and farewell addresses, 1899-1954; transcript of journal of his father Robert Beatty's voyage to India, 1856.
Extents: 3 boxes : The farewell address, 1926, written on silk and originally stored in a wooden box, was donated to the library in a large frame format, with degraded paper backing. The Conservation Section of the Bodleian Library undertook limited drycleaning, minor repairs, etc. in [March 1997], rehousing the item in a card box and placing a hollytex sheet against the silk to prevent abrasion when rolled. Future plans for the item's preservation include flat storage and remounting of the silk with new borders by an experienced Oriental conservator.
Dates: [1856], 1899-1954
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Papers of J.C. Griffiths

Article entitled On Understanding the Chinese by Griffiths, 1997.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 557
Extents: 3 folders
Dates: 1984-1997
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Papers of Samuel Burnside B. McElderry

Album of photographs taken on first tour of service as Administrative Officer in Hong Kong, c1909-1911; diary of service as Deputy Chief Secretary in Tanganyika, and Chief Secretary in Zanzibar, 1933-1934.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 595
Extents: 1 box
Dates: c1909-1911, 1933-1934
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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 Percy Selwyn Selwyn-Clarke (1)

Correspondence and papers relating mostly to Hong Kong and the Seychelles, 1929-1950 Correspondence, press cuttings and printed material, 1929-1972 Speeches and certificates, 1921-1972 Typescript of memoirs, [?1970s] Photographs, including Malaya and Hong Kong, 20th century Cassettes and tape recording, mostly of lectures, 20th…
Extents: 11 boxes
Dates: 1911-1975
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Papers of Sir Percy Selwyn Selwyn-Clarke (2)

Photographs relating to medical service in the Gold Coast and Hong Kong, with an atlas of the Gold Coast, 1915-1945.
Extents: 1 box, 1 volume
Dates: 1915-1945
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Papers of W.C. Costin

Costin's papers, concerning his visit to the Far East, consist of four notebooks containing a journal of his trip, three albums of photographs, and a carbon typescript report by Costin on his travels.
Extents: 8 shelfmarks
Dates: 1931-2

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China -- Description and travel 5
19th century 4
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 4
Hong Kong (China) -- Description and travel 4
Hong Kong (China) -- Description and travel -- Views 4
Hong Kong (China) -- History -- 20th century 4
India -- Description and travel 3
Japan -- Description and travel 3
Diaries -- 20th century 2
East Asia -- Description and travel 2
Ghana -- History -- To 1957 2
Malaysia -- History -- 20th century 2
Medical care -- Ghana -- History -- To 1957 2
Medical care -- Hong Kong (China) -- History -- 20th century 2
Singapore -- Description and travel 2
Africa, Southern -- Description and travel 1
Africa, Southern -- History -- 1899-1975 1
Anthropology 1
Australia -- Description and travel 1
Belgium -- Description and travel 1
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Brunei -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Burma -- Description and travel 1
Canada -- Description and travel 1
Ceylon -- Description and travel 1
China -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Crete (Greece) -- Description and travel 1
Dayak (Indonesian people) -- Pictorial works 1
Diaries -- 19th century 1
East Asia -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Egypt -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Fiji -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Fishing 1
France -- Description and travel 1
Ghana -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa, Southern -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Hong Kong -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Malaysia -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Singapore -- Administration 1
Greece -- Description and travel 1
Guangzhou (China) -- Description and travel 1
Guangzhou (China) -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Guangzhou (China) -- History -- 20th century 1
Hong Kong -- Description and travel -- Views 1
India -- Description and travel -- Views 1
India -- History -- 20th century 1
Indo-China -- Description and travel 1
Indonesia -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Japan -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Kiribati -- History -- 20th century 1
Macau (China) -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Malaysia -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Mandates -- Tanganyika 1
Mauritius -- Description and travel 1
Medical care -- Seychelles -- History -- 20th century 1
National characteristics, Chinese 1
New Zealand -- Description and travel 1
Ocean travel -- Personal narratives 1
Oilfields -- Malaysia -- Sarawak 1
Palestine -- Description and travel 1
Philippines -- Description and travel 1
Russia -- Description and travel 1
Sakhalin (Russia) -- Description and travel 1
Sarawak -- Description and travel 1
Seychelles -- History -- 20th century 1
Siberia (Russia) -- Description and travel 1
Singapore -- History -- 20th century 1
South America -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Switzerland -- Description and travel 1
Tanzania -- History -- To 1964 1
Turkey -- Description and travel 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Hong Kong (China) 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Sarawak 1
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Indexed names
Allen | Arthur Louis | fl 1906-1913 1
Beatty | David | fl 1899-1952 | colonial civil servant 1
Beatty | Robert | fl 1856 1
Bleakley | Robert James | fl 1937-1940 | Colonial Office cadet 1
Costin | William Conrad | 1893-1970 | President of St John's College, Oxford 1
Great Britain | Colonial Office | Officials and employees 1
Griffiths | J.C. | fl 1937-1997 | colonial officer magistrate 1
Hawes | Charles Henry | 1867-1943 | American anthropologist 1
Legge | Hannah Mary | fl 1859-1860 | second wife of Professor James Legge 1
Legge | James | 1815-1897 | missionary and sinologist 1
Marriott | Sidney Frederick | d 1927 | Colonial administrator, magistrate and police officer 1
Marriott | [c1879]-1942 1
McElderry | Samuel Burnside Boyd | 1885-1984 | colonial administrator 1
Parry | Brian | d 1941 | oilworker 1
Sarawak Oilfields Ltd. 1
Selwyn-Clarke | Percy Selwyn | 1893-1976 | Sir | medical official and colonial officer 2