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Album of photographs of West Africa: Gold Coast and Nigeria

"Views, types, etc., of West Africa": album of captioned photographs of the Gold Coast and Nigeria, 1891.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1789
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 1891
Collection

Archive of Sir Robert Armitage

Papers of Sir Robert Perceval Armitage, KCMG, MBE (1906-90) relating to his work in Kenya, the Gold Coast, Cyprus and Nyasaland.
Extents: 1.05 Linear metres (7 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1926-83
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Captain Benguey Photographs

Twenty-four stereoscopic glass slides of scenes in Coomassie (Kumasi), Ghana, taken by Captain Benguey on visit there in 1905, accompanied by J.E. Fell, provincial commissioner.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2358
Extents: 24 slides : Two of the slides are broken.
Dates: 1905
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Copy Diary of Sylvia G. Ward

Copy diary, 1926-1945, of Sylvia Ward, recounting her experiences en route by sea to West Africa shortly after her marriage in September 1926 and life in the Gold Coast and Mauritius thereafter.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2279
Extents: 132 ff.
Dates: 20th century
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Correspondence and papers of Arthur Casswell Spooner

Correspondence, papers, diaries and photographs of Arthur Casswell Spooner (1906-96), Colonial Service Administrative Cadet, later Commissioner of Labour Department, in the Gold Coast (1928-52).
Extents: 0.75 Linear metres (12 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1928-95
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Diaries of Sir John Maxwell

Diaries of Sir John Maxwell, relating to his career as a Colonial Administrator in the Gold Coast.
Extents: 5 boxes (22 volumes)
Dates: 1909-1930
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'End of Empire' transcripts

Xerox copies of transcripts of filmed interviews with contributors, 1985, including material not present in the edited versions, but not including transcripts relating to the loss of Aden; related papers, including 'research interviews' relating to Malaya, shotlists (itemised lists of footage) and press releases, 1985.
Extents: 36 Volumes : The papers have been bound in 36 dark blue cloth-bound volumes.
Dates: 1985
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Higher Education in Anglophone Tropical Africa

Memoranda, reports, letters and other papers on university and college education, chiefly relating to the universities of Makerere (Uganda), Ibadan (Nigeria), Dar es Salaam (Tanganyika/Tanzania), Legon (Gold Coast/Ghana) and Salisbury/Harare (Rhodesia/Zimbabwe), [1924-1984].
Extents: 86 boxes
Dates: [1924-1984]
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Memoirs of Captain H.J.C. Leland

Three volumes of memoirs, typed from his own note-book and diaries, and partly compiled from his correspondence. Travels in West and West Central Africa, January 1897-April 1898 while serving in the Gold Coast Constabulary, with copies of letters and papers relating to the period in an appendix at the back of the volume African travels, November 1898-November 1899 Description…
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2221
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 20th century
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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 Yvonne Fox

The Years Between, a typescript memoir dealing with her family, social and religious life, and with her later work as a teacher training college lecturer, covering the period 1945-1960; Bawku, carbon copy of a typescript memoir relating to period in the Gold Coast from 1939.
Extents: 2 Volumes
Dates: [c1939-1960]
Collection

Notes on West African birds by J.R. Marshall

Notes on West African birds by J.R. Marshall (fl. 1928-1955), teacher, education officer, and administrator
Extents: 0.26 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: c. 1938-1955
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Official diary of J.C. Anderson

Typescript copy of official diary as government agent, Gonja District, Ghana, 1955-1956, with introduction, map and illustrations.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2317
Extents: 21 ff.
Dates: 1955-1956
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Papers of A.G.C. Hill

Series of captioned photographs of agricultural features, crops and soil conditions in the Gold Coast, Sierra Leone, Kenya and Mauritius, 1946-1947.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. r. 214
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1946-1947
Collection

Papers of Alexander Garden Fraser

Memoranda, press cuttings, printed items, correspondence, reports, articles and speeches relating to Fraser's work as a missionary and teacher in Uganda, Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), the Gold Coast (now Ghana), Scotland and Jamaica. Included are circular letters (entitled "Journals" and "Letter to Prayer Helpers") written by Fraser and his wife whilst in Uganda, Ceylon and the Gold Coast, and letters from Fraser to his wife and son ("Sandy").
Extents: 12 boxes
Dates: 1900-1962
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Papers of Algar R.W. Robertson

Correspondence, tour diaries etc. relating to service in the Gold Cost, British Guiana, Fiji, Trinidad and Tobago, Nigeria.
Extents: 14 volumes and files (5 boxes)
Dates: 1929-1956
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Papers of Captain Eric Cato Nottingham

Correspondence, photographs, printed material, press cuttings, etc., relating to service in the Nigerian and Gold Coast Police.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1844
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1919-1944
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Papers of David Reginald Daltry

16 letters written by Daltry to his mother, [1927]; report on rugby match between Accra and Eastern Province XV, 1927; family tree including Daltry family; covering note with information on the papers and on Daltry's service in East Africa.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2222
Extents: 1 folder
Dates: [1927]
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Papers of Dennis George Ruddock Herbert, Lord Hemingford

Correspondence, etc. relating to work at Achimota, 1925-1952 Correspondence, etc. relating to work at Budo, 1930-1953 Correspondebce, etc. relating to Budo, mostly dating from after Herbert's departure, 1945-1981 Correspondence, reports, minutes, etc. concerning term of office as Rector of Achimota College, 1945-1952 Correspondence, etc. concerning…
Extents: 24 boxes
Dates: [1922-1982]
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Papers of Dr. Kenneth R.S. Morris

Letters, diaries, reports, memoranda and photographs relating to service in the Gold Coast (1929-1952), Uganda (1955-1958, and c.1961-1963) and Liberia (1959-1960), mainly concerning research into sleeping sickness and the tsetse fly, with related printed material, 1932-1960.
Extents: 11 boxes
Dates: 1929-1963

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20th century 46
Ghana -- Officials and employees 9
Colonial administrators -- Ghana 8
Ghana -- History -- 20th century 8
Ghana -- History -- To 1957 8
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 8
Ghana 6
19th century 5
Ghana -- Description and travel 5
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Ghana -- Administration 5
Ghana -- Pictorial works 4
Education -- Ghana 3
Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963 3
Malaysia -- History -- 20th century 3
Mandates -- Palestine 3
Africa, Central -- History -- 20th century 2
Cyprus -- History -- 20th century 2
Cyprus -- History -- British rule, 1878-1960 2
Ghana -- Description and travel -- Views 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Cyprus -- Administration 2
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Great Britain -- Colonies -- Kenya -- Administration 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Malawi -- Administration 2
Hong Kong (China) -- Description and travel -- Views 2
Hong Kong (China) -- History -- 20th century 2
Malawi -- History -- 20th century 2
Medical care -- Ghana -- History -- To 1957 2
Medical care -- Hong Kong (China) -- History -- 20th century 2
Nigeria -- History -- 1900-1960 2
Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948 2
Photographs 2
Police -- Ghana -- History -- 20th century 2
Singapore -- History -- 20th century 2
Uganda 2
21st century 1
Accra (Ghana) -- Officials and employees 1
Achimota (Ghana) 1
Africa 1
Africa -- History -- 1960- 1
African trypanosomiasis 1
Agriculture -- Ghana -- Congresses and conventions 1
Agriculture -- Ghana -- History 1
Agriculture -- Ghana -- Pictorial works 1
Agriculture -- Kenya -- Pictorial works 1
Agriculture -- Malaysia -- History 1
Agriculture -- Mauritius -- Pictorial works 1
Agriculture -- Sierra Leone -- Pictorial works 1
Ascension Island (Atlantic Ocean) 1
Ashanti 1
Ashanti (African people) -- Social life and customs 1
Ashanti -- History 1
Ashanti War, 1900 1
Autobiographies -- Ghana 1
Autobiography 1
Autonomy and independence movements -- History -- 20th century 1
Bermuda Islands -- History -- 20th century 1
Birds 1
Broadcasting -- Ghana 1
Burkina -- Description and travel 1
Business -- Ghana 1
Canada -- History -- 20th century 1
Civil service -- Ghana 1
Colonial administrators 1
Colonial administrators -- Ghana -- Diaries 1
Colonial administrators' spouses -- Ghana 1
Colonial administrators' wives -- Great Britain -- Biography 1
Cyprus -- History -- British rule -- 1878-1960 1
Decolonization -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- 20th century 1
Education -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- Ghana 1
Education -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- Uganda 1
Education -- Malawi 1
Education -- Nigeria 1
Education -- Tanzania 1
Education -- Uganda 1
Education -- Zambia 1
Education, Higher -- Ghana 1
Education, Higher -- Nigeria 1
Education, Higher -- Tanzania 1
Education, Higher -- Uganda 1
Education, Higher -- Zimbabwe 1
Egypt -- History -- 20th century 1
Elections -- Ghana 1
Fiji -- Officials and employees 1
Gambia -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Ghana -- Commerce 1
Ghana -- Economic conditions -- 20th century 1
Ghana -- History -- 19th century 1
Ghana -- Politics and government 1
Ghana -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Ghana 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- History 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Nigeria 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Nigeria -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Zambia -- Administration 1
Guyana -- History -- 20th century 1
Guyana -- Officials and employees 1
India -- History -- 20th century 1
India -- History -- Partition, 1947 1
Iran -- History -- 20th century 1
Ivory Coast -- Description and travel 1
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Indexed names
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 13
Armitage | Sir | Robert Perceval | 1906-1990 | Knight | colonial administrator 2
Prince of Wales College and School (Achimota, Ghana) 2
Selwyn-Clarke | Percy Selwyn | 1893-1976 | Sir | medical official and colonial officer 2
Africa Bureau | 1952 - 1978 1
Anderson | J.C. | b 1921 | colonial civil servant 1
Association of Senior Civil Servants | Ghana 1
Bayly | George Croker | fl 1894-1915 | colonial police officer 1
Bayly | P.H. Hamilton | fl 1936-1960 | employee of Colonial Prison Service 1
Benguey | fl 1905 | Captain French colonial administrator | Ivory Coast 1
Campbell | Archibald | 1914-1994 | Colonial Administrator 1
Campbell | Peggy Phyllis | fl 1939-1941 | wife of Archibald Campbell Colonial Administrator 1
Channel 4 1
Christian Action 1
Church Missionary Society 1
Daltry | David Reginald | fl 1921-1927 | district commissioner 1
Davies | Arthur W | b 1915 | Colonial Administrator 1
Duncan-Johnstone | Angus Colin | b 1889 | Colonial Administrator 1
Earle | E W D H | fl 1951-1961 | Colonial Education Officer 1
Elliott | J Banks | fl 1880-1890 1
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Fox | Yvonne | fl 1939-1960 | wife of S.A. Fox, colonial administrator 1
Fraser | A.G. | d 1962 | Revd. | founder and first principal of Achimota College, Gold Coast 1
Fraser | Alexander Garden | 1873-1962 | Missionary and Educationalist 1
Friends' College | Jamaica 1
Gass | Sir | Michael David I | b 1916 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
Gibbs | George Howard | 1889-1969 | Colonial Administrator 1
Great Britain | Colonies | Ghana 1
Harper | Charles Henry | 1876-1950 | Sir | Knight and Colonial Governor 1
Heath | R. G. | fl 1903-1955 | agricultural officer 1
Herbert | Dennis George Ruddock | 1904-1982 | 2nd Baron Hemingford 1
Hibberd | George Frederick | b 1918 | administrative officer colonial service 1
Hill | A.G.G. | fl 1900-1986 | colonial agriculturalist 1
Hopkins | Francis Gethin | fl 1892-1916 | Principal Medical Officer 1
Howard | George Frederic | 1891-1976 | engineer 1
Kilby | Walter Wheatly | fl 1928-1931 | Colonial Administrator 1
Leland | Herbert John Collett | 1873-1931 | soldier inspector in the Gold Coast Constabulary 1
Lloyd Phillips | Ivan | 1910-1984 | colonial administrator 1
Marshall | J.F. | fl. 1928-1955 | teacher, education officer, and administrator 1
Maxwell | Sir | John | 1875-1946 | Colonial Administrator 1
Meredith | George Dudley | fl 1921-1946 | Gold Coast Survey Department 1
Morris | Kenneth Robert Stacey | 1901-1980 | Entomologist 1
Myatt, Frederick, 1916-1994, soldier 1
Newbattle Abbey College | Scotland 1
Nottingham | Eric Cato | b 1891 | Police Commissioner Gold Coast 1
Parkin | R.C. | fl 1918-1963 | colonial administrator 1
Robertson | Algar Ronald | 1902-1975 | Colonial Administrator 1
Royal African Society 1
Royal West African Frontier Force 1
Shaw | John Valentine Wistar | fl 1894-1950 | Sir | colonial administrator 1
Smith | Sir | Allan Chalmers | 1893-1980 | 1
Sneath | Paul Alfred Turner | 1898-1976 | colonial medical officer 1
Spooner | Arthur Casswel | 1906-1996 | colonial administrator 1
Swanzy | Henry Valentine L | b 1915 | editor, broadcaster and BBC Producer 1
Trinity College (Kandy, Ceylon) 1
University of Oxford | Development Records Project 1
Walker | William Alexander Riddel | b 1906 | Administrative Officer Colonial Service 1
Ward | Sylvia G. | d 1992 | wife of William Ernest Frank Ward 1
Ward | William Ernest Frank | b 1900 | teacher education officer 1
Wesley College (Madras, India) 1
Williams | Charles Kingsley | fl 1900-1950 | Methodist Missionary 1
Wilson | Sir | Mark | 1896-1956 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
Young | Arthur Edwin | 1907-1979 | Sir | Knight Commissioner City of London Police 1
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