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Accounts of religious ceremonies of heathen nations

ccounts of religious ceremonies of heathen nations
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 192
Extents: 30 Leaves
Dates: Written about A.D. 1740-1750
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A.H. Laing's photographs of Hong Kong and China

A.H. Laing's photographs of Hong Kong and China
Extents: 0.3 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: c.1901-1906
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Archive of Alfred E. Hippisley

Correspondence, diary and memoirs, miscellaneous papers and photographs of Alfred E. Hippisley (1848-1939), British Customs Official in China. Predominantly in English, some Chinese material also present.
Extents: 2.5 Linear metres (18 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1842-1940
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Archive of James Legge

Archive of James Legge
Extents: 0.85 Linear metres (19 boxes)
Dates: 1873-1951
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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 George Aylwin Hogg

Papers of George Aylwin Hogg.
Shelfmark: MS. 12462
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1937-1984
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Papers of Hugh Tulloch

Papers relating to career in prison service in Palestine, Egypt, Shanghai, Nigeria and Sierra Leone, including police orders, correspondence, memoranda, photographs, printed material and press cuttings, 1936-1966.
Extents: 2 boxes
Dates: 1936-1966
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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 John William Ferris

Nothing to Declare, the story of his service in the Royal Air Force and as Executive Officer in Hong Kong, 1947-1967; Semper Paratus, the story of his service in the Hong Kong Auxiliary Air Force; On the Record, a volume of Hong Kong press cuttings, etc.
Extents: 1 volume, 1 box
Dates: [1947-1967]
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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 Sir Cecil Clementi

Microfilm copies of papers, reports, diary letters, etc. relating to service in Hong Kong, 1899-1912.
Extents: 32 items
Dates: 1899-1912
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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 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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Translations of documents found at the palace of Yuen Ming Yuen [at Pekin]

Translations of documents found at the palace of Yuen Ming Yuen [at Pekin], written in A.D. 1861 by G. Rigaud.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 2
Extents: 24 Leaves
Dates: written in A.D. 1861 by G. Rigaud
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Two copies of an exaggerated account of a MS. containing an Arabic version by John Damascen etc.

Two copies of an exaggerated account of a MS. containing an Arabic version by John Damascen etc.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. C. 215
Extents: 31 Leaves
Dates: Written in the 18th century

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Bible 1
Canada -- Description and travel 1
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Selwyn-Clarke | Percy Selwyn | 1893-1976 | Sir | medical official and colonial officer 2
Alley | Rewi | 1897-1987 | writer and social reformer 1
Beatty | David | fl 1899-1952 | colonial civil servant 1
Beatty | Robert | fl 1856 1
Chinese Maritime Customs 1
Clementi | Sir | Cecil | 1875-1947 | Knight | colonial governor 1
Ferris | John William | 1920-1992 | airman and colonial administrator 1
Griffiths | J.C. | fl 1937-1997 | colonial officer magistrate 1
Hart | Sir | Robert | 1835-1911 | 1st Baronet | Inspector General of Customs in China 1
Hippisley | Alfred Edward | 1848-1939 | Chinese Customs Official 1
Hippisley | William Frederick | fl 1820-1844 1
Hogg | George Aylwin | 1915-1945 | journalist and teacher 1
John of Damascus | d 749 | Monk and priest 1
Johnston | Sir | Jack | fl 1918-1999 | Knight | High Commissioner 1
Laing | Alfred H. | fl. 1901-1912 | assistant at Butterfield and Swire trading company 1
Legge | James | 1815-1897 | missionary and sinologist 1
McElderry | Samuel Burnside Boyd | 1885-1984 | colonial administrator 1
Riguard | Gibbes | d 1885 | major-general 1
Rockhill | William Woodville | 1854-1914 1
Royal Hong Kong Auxiliary Air Force 1