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Additional papers of Alfred Milner, Viscount Milner

Additional papers of Alfred Milner, Viscount Milner, 1884-1920, statesman
Extents: 4.2 Linear metres (28 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1884-1990
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Additional papers of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney

Additional papers of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney (1737-1806) relating to his governorship of Fort St. George, Madras (India), 1781-6, and his embassy to China, 1792-4
Extents: 0.85 Linear metres (5 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1757-99
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Additional papers of the Round Table

Additional papers and correspondence for the Round Table, 1910-1966
Extents: 3.19 Linear metres (29 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1910-1966
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Address by Sir Richard Luce

Address by Sir Richard Luce to a service of thanksgiving in Westminster Abbey to mark the end of HM Overseas Civil Service, the centenary of the Corona Club and the golden jubilee of Corona Worldwide, 25th May 1999.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. r. 28
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1999
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Addresses and testimonials addressed to Sir Ernest Birch

Addresses and testimonials of appreciation addressed to Ernest Birch (and one to his wife) by groups in Malaya, some in local languages, 1892-1907. Also, photographs of J.W.W. Birch, Sir William Jervois, Sir Frank Swettenham and other Malayan groups and scenes, ca.1870-1920.
Extents: 2 boxes, 2 framed items
Dates: [ca. 1870]-1920
Single Item

Anecdotes about colonial life in Nigeria collected by Michael C. Atkinson

Humorous anecdotes and tales of colonial life in Nigeria, ca.1910-1950, collected and edited by M.C. Atkinson. Typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.2065
Extents: 2 Volumes
Dates: [ca. 1910-1950]
Collection

Archive of Alfred Milner, Viscount Milner, 1824-1955

Archive of Alfred Milner, Viscount Milner related to his political career, and including mainly correspondence with Earl of Selborne as well as papers of other members of the Palmer family.
Extents: 69.90 Linear metres (699 shelfmarks)
Dates: 1824-1955
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Archive of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney, as governor and president of Fort St. George, Madras

Archive of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney, as governor and president of Fort St. George, Madras, 1762-1790.
Extents: 2.52 Linear metres (24 boxes)
Dates: 1762-1790
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Archive of John Briggs

Archive of John Briggs, c. 1817-1835
Extents: 0.99 Linear metres (9 boxes)
Dates: c. 1817-1835
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Archive of John Sankey, Viscount Sankey of Moreton

Archive of the papers of John Sankey, Viscount Sankey of Moreton
Extents: 14.7 Linear metres (147 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1885-1948
Collection

Archive of Laurence Sulivan

Archive of Laurence Sulivan, consisting of letters to and from Sulivan, 1764-1786
Extents: 0.55 Linear metres (5 boxes)
Dates: 1764-1786
Collection

Archive of Lionel George Curtis

Papers of Lionel George Curtis (1872-1955), colonial historian and public servant.
Extents: 18.48 Linear metres (168 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1677-1960
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Archive of Margaret Reardon

Papers, 1940-2015, of Margaret Reardon (b. 1920), relating to life as a colonial wife in Eritrea, Tanganyika, Bechuanaland, the Gilbert and Ellice Islands and the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Extents: 0.6 Linear metres (6 physical shelfmarks; 5 digital shelfmarks)
Dates: 1940-2015
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Archive of Mary Elliot, Countess of Minto

Archive of Mary Elliot, Countess of Minto, 1905-1952
Extents: 0.89 Linear metres (13 boxes)
Dates: 1905-1952
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Archive of Sir Edwin Arrowsmith

Archive of Sir Edwin Arrowsmith (1909-92) relating to his work for the Colonial Administrative Service. With a small amount of his papers as Director of the Overseas Development Resettlement Bureau.
Extents: 0.7 Linear metres (7 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1932-65, 1980
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Archive of Sir Henry Marion Durand and Sir Henry Mortimer Durand

Archive of Sir Henry Marion Durand and Sir Henry Mortimer Durand concerning the Indian mutiny, including correspondence and official papers, c. 1857-1876.
Extents: 1.31 Linear metres (13 boxes)
Dates: c. 1857-1876
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Archive of Sir Hugh Shakespear Barnes

Archive of Sir Hugh Shakespear Barnes
Extents: 0.55 Linear metres (5 boxes)
Dates: 1871-1922
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Archive of Sir Matthew Nathan

Papers corresponding to the career of Sir Matthew Nathan (1862-1939), soldier and civil servant
Extents: 67.1 Linear metres (671 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1868-1939
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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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Archive of the Clough family

Papers relating to the Clough family, principally Reverend John Clough (1835-1920), his wife Amy Louisa Clough (1852-1934) née Kenny, and four of their fifteen children: Mabel, Henry, Margret, and Joan. There is also material relating to the connected Kenny and Bland families.
Extents: 3.0 Linear metres (19 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1682-2007

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20th century 159
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 53
19th century 40
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Agriculture 14
18th century 13
Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963 12
Malaysia -- History -- 20th century 12
Great Britain -- Colonies 11
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Nigeria 10
Nigeria -- History -- 1900-1960 9
Ghana -- History -- To 1957 7
Nigeria -- Officials and employees 7
Ghana -- History -- 20th century 6
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Kenya -- Administration 6
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Nigeria -- Administration 6
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 6
Mandates -- Palestine 6
Sarawak -- History -- 20th century 6
South Africa 6
Tanzania -- Description and travel 6
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Tanzania -- History -- To 1964 6
West Indies -- History -- 20th century 6
Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- Officials and employees 5
Great Britain -- Colonies -- 19th century 5
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa 5
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Ghana -- Administration 5
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Malawi -- Administration 5
Hong Kong (China) -- History -- 20th century 5
Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948 5
Singapore -- History -- 20th century 5
Governors -- Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- Correspondence 4
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century 4
India -- History -- 20th century 4
Kenya -- Description and travel 4
Kenya -- History -- Mau Mau Emergency, 1952-1960 4
Sri Lanka -- History -- 20th century 4
Agriculture -- Tanzania -- History 3
Colonial administrators 3
Cyprus -- History -- 20th century 3
Cyprus -- History -- British rule, 1878-1960 3
Education -- Nigeria 3
Falkland Islands -- History -- 20th century 3
Great Britain -- Colonies -- 18th century 3
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Cyprus -- Administration 3
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India -- 19th century 3
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India -- Administration -- 20th century 3
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Nigeria, Southern 3
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Tanzania 3
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Tanzania -- Administration 3
Hong Kong (China) -- Description and travel -- Views 3
Islands of the Pacific -- History -- 20th century 3
Malawi -- History -- 20th century 3
Malaysia -- History -- Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960 3
Mauritius -- Officials and employees 3
Sabah -- History -- 20th century 3
Solomon Islands -- History -- 20th century 3
Uganda -- History -- 1890-1962 3
World War, 1914-1918 3
17th century 2
Africa -- Description and travel -- Views 2
Africa -- History 2
Africa, Central -- History -- 20th century 2
Agriculture -- Malawi -- History 2
Agriculture -- Nigeria -- History 2
Agriculture -- Trinidad and Tobago -- History 2
Barbados -- History -- 20th century 2
Barbados -- Officials and employees 2
Bermuda Islands -- History -- 20th century 2
British India 2
Burma -- History -- 1824-1948 2
Civil Service -- Great Britain -- Colonies 2
Diaries 2
Education -- Tanganyika 2
Egypt -- History -- 20th century 2
Fiji -- History -- 20th century 2
Gibraltar -- History -- 20th century 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration -- Biography 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India -- 18th century 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India -- Administration -- 18th century 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Kenya 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Malaya 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Malaysia -- Administration 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Officials and employees -- Biography 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Singapore -- Administration 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Solomon Islands -- Administration 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- South Africa -- Administration 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Tanganyika 2
Great Britain. Colonial Office 2
Great Britain. Colonial Office -- Biography 2
Great Britain.Colonial Office -- Officials and employees 2
Guyana -- History -- 20th century 2
India 2
India -- Description and travel 2
India -- History -- 19th century 2
Jamaica -- History -- 20th century 2
Kenya 2
Kiribati -- History -- 20th century 2
Lesotho 2
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Indexed names
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 9
Macartney | George | 1737-1806 | 1st Earl Macartney | diplomatist and colonial governor 6
Milner | Alfred | 1854-1925 | Viscount Milner | statesman 4
Birch | Sir | Ernest Woodford | 1857-1929 | Knight | Colonial Governor 3
The British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society 3
Africa Bureau | 1952 - 1978 2
Armitage | Sir | Robert Perceval | 1906-1990 | Knight | colonial administrator 2
Barnes | Robert Ogle | fl 1937-1960 | senior soil conservation engineer 2
Battershill | Sir | William Denis | 1896-1959 | Knight | colonial administrator 2
Birch | James Wheeler Woodford | 1826-1875 | Resident in Perak 2
East India Co 2
Fabian Colonial Bureau 2
Great Britain | Colonial Office 2
Lugard | Frederick John Dealtry | 1858-1945 | Baron Lugard of Abinger | colonial administrator, soldier and author 2
Perham | Margery Freda | 1895-1982 | Dame | historian 2
Pollock | Hugh Wykeham David | d 1973 | Colonial Service in Tanganyika 2
Rhodes | Cecil John | 1853-1902 | imperialist and benefactor 2
Round Table (magazine and society) 2
Selwyn-Clarke | Percy Selwyn | 1893-1976 | Sir | medical official and colonial officer 2
Smith | Trafford | 1912-1975 | civil servant and diplomat 2
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Advisory commission under Lord Monckton for the review of the Constitution of the Federation of Rhodesia | 1959 1
Allnutt | Richard Buswell | b. 1907 | director of agriculture 1
Ambrose | W Gerald | fl 1900 | Travelling Commissioner in Southern Nigeria 1
Amery | Leopold Charles Maurice Stennett | 1873-1955 | politician and journalist 1
Anderson | J.C. | b 1921 | colonial civil servant 1
Antrobus | Reginald Laurence Antrobus | 1853-1942 | Sir | Knight Civil Servant 1
Arrowsmith | Sir | Edwin Porter | 1909-1992 | Knight | colonial governor 1
Atkinson | Michael C | b 1917 | Colonial Administrator 1
Balfour | Arthur James | 1848-1930 | 1st Earl of Balfour | statesman 1
Ballinger | Margaret | 1894-1980 | MP 1
Ballinger | William George | fl 1910-1970 | South African Civil Rights' Worker 1
Barkly | Henry | 1815-1898 | Sir | Knight Colonial Governor 1
Barnes | Hugh Shakespear | 1853-1940 | Sir | Knight and Indian Civil Servant 1
Barnes | R S W | fl 1892-1926 | civil engineer 1
Barrington | Samuel | 1729-1800 | Admiral 1
Beatty | David | fl 1899-1952 | colonial civil servant 1
Beatty | Robert | fl 1856 1
Birch | Margaret | fl 1896-1931 1
Blackburne | Kenneth William | 1907-1980 | Sir | Knight colonial administrator 1
Blake | C.H.F. | fl 1920-1990 | Major | soldier and colonial officer 1
Bland | Margret | 1890-1990 | nee Clough | daughter of John and Amy Louisa Clough 1
Bland | family 1
Blood | Hilary Rudolph Robert | 1893-1967 | Sir | Knight Colonial Governor 1
Borneo Mission Association 1
Boumphrey | Robert Staveley | auditor in the colonial service 1
Bourdillon | Bernard Henry | Sir | Knight and Colonial Administrator 1
Bourke | Richard | 1777-1855 | Sir | Knight General Colonial Governor 1
Bowring | John | Sir | 1792-1872 | politician, diplomatist and writer 1
Boyle | Charles Vicars | d 1913 | Captain | colonial administrator 1
Brayne | Richard B. | b 1924 | colonial administrator 1
Breese | Michael H. | Fl 1947-1963 | entomologist 1
Brett | Frank Godbold | b. 1898| colonial police officer 1
Brewer | Frank | 1915-1987 | colonial civil servant 1
Bridges | Diana | fl 1927-1949 | wife of a member of the Nigerian Colonial Service 1
Briggs | John | 1785-1875 | General and Indian Administrator 1
British Empire Producers' Organisation 1
British Land Trust Board | Vanuatu 1
British South Africa Company 1
Brooke | Robert | d 1802 | Governor of St Helena 1
Brooke | family | Rajahs of Sarawak 1
Bulwer | Henry Ernest Gascoyne | 1836-1914 | Sir | Knight Colonial Governor 1
Buxton | Charles Roden | 1875-1942 | Politician 1
Buxton | Thomas Fowell | 1837-1915 | Sir | 3rd baronet MP governor of South Australia 1
Byron | John | 1723-1786 | Vice Admiral 1
Capricorn Africa Society 1
Cardew | family | 1842-1916 | colonial soldiers, officers and administrators 1
Chamberlain | Joseph | 1836-1914 | statesman 1
Channel 4 1
Chilver | Elizabeth Millicent (Sally) | b 1914 | political scientist anthropologist 1
Chinese Communist Party 1
Christian Action 1
Church of England | Missions | Borneo 1
City of Westminster Health Society 1
Clarkson | Thomas | 1760-1846 | anti-slavery agitator 1
Clementi | Sir | Cecil | 1875-1947 | Knight | colonial governor 1
Clifford | Geoffrey Miles | 1897-1986 | Sir | Knight and colonial administrator 1
Clough | Amy Louisa M | 1852-1934 | wife of John Clough 1
Clough | Henry Kenny | 1876-1970 | army officer 1
Clough | Joan Welcome | 1895-1987 | afterwards Kirby | daughter of John and Amy Louisa Clough 1
Clough | John | 1835-1920 | clergyman 1
Clough | family 1
Cockburn | Thomas | fl 1788-1800 | of the East India Company 1
Cohen | Sir | Andrew | 1909-1968 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
Collings | Alan | b 1919 | colonial administrator 1
Conservative Commonwealth and Overseas Council 1
Coode | E. James | b 1918 | colonial administrator 1
Corona Club 1
Corona Worldwide 1
Coupland | Sir | Reginald | 1884-1952 | Knight | colonial historian 1
Cowley | Kenneth Martin | b 1912 | Provincial Commissioner Kenyan Government 1
Cumberland | family 1
Curtis | Lionel George |1872-1955 | colonial historian 1
Curzon | George Nathaniel | 1859-1925 | 1st Marquess Curzon | statesman 1
Daltry | David Reginald | fl 1921-1927 | district commissioner 1
Daniel | Clare | fl 1898-1906 | wife of Rowland Daniel, Colonial Administrator 1
Daniel | Rowland | fl 1898-1906 | Colonial Administrator 1
Davies | Arthur W | b 1915 | Colonial Administrator 1
De Beers Consolidated Mines Ltd. 1
Dempster | P.M. | fl 1955-1964 | colonial officer 1
Dickson | Murray Graeme | 1911-1997 | colonial administrator 1
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Language
Arabic 1
Chinese 3
French 2
Malay 1
Spanish; Castilian 1
Zulu 1