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Papers of Dame Margery Freda Perham

Family papers, including journals and correspondence, [1881-1977] Papers relating to academic career, 1908-77 Papers relating to non-academic activities and interests, [1916-1980] Papers relating to publishers, finance, charities and disposition of archives, [1925-80] Correspondence, [1931-1979] Diaries, [1910-1980] …
Extents: 771 boxes
Dates: [1844]-1980
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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 Frederick Dealtry Lugard, Baron Lugard of Abinger

Correspondence and papers relating to childhood and career as an Army officer in India, Afghanistan, Sudan and Burma, 1858-1887 Correspondence and papers relating to period in Nyasaland, 1888-1895 Correspondence and papers relating to period in Uganda, 1889-1901 Correspondence, lectures and papers relating to East and Central Africa, 1889-1917 …
Extents: 70 Volumes : On receipt, the collection was bound in the order in which Margery Perham's research assistant arranged the papers
Dates: 1858-1919
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Papers of Henry Labouchere, 1st Baron Taunton

Letters, notes, memoranda, etc. on British imperial affairs, including material relating to the colonial church, Jamaica, Prince Edward Island, New Zealand, Victoria (British Columbia), Trinidad and Malta, 1854-1858.
Extents: 126 ff.
Dates: 1854-1858
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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 Thomas Fowell Buxton, 3rd Baronet

Press cuttings, reproductions of earlier printed newspapers and other papers, and duplicates of papers in MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 444.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 445
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1872-1898
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Papers of William Bloomfield Douglas

Xerox copy of diary, originally in 4 volumes, written while Resident of Selangor, Malaya, 1876-1882, with offprint of an article by J.M. Gullick concerning the diary, 1975
Extents: 3 boxes
Dates: 1876-1882, 1975

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Africa -- History 2
Africa -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Antislavery movements 1
Asia -- History -- 20th century 1
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Australia -- History -- 1891-1901 1
Botswana -- History -- 19th century 1
Burma -- History -- 1824-1948 1
Canada -- History -- 1841-1867 1
Church history -- 19th century 1
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Guangzhou (China) -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Guangzhou (China) -- History -- 20th century 1
Hong Kong (China) -- History 1
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Africa Bureau | 1952 - 1978 1
Beatty | David | fl 1899-1952 | colonial civil servant 1
Beatty | Robert | fl 1856 1
Buxton | Thomas Fowell | 1837-1915 | Sir | 3rd baronet MP governor of South Australia 1
Clementi | Sir | Cecil | 1875-1947 | Knight | colonial governor 1
Douglas | William Bloomfield | fl 1870-1882 | colonial administrator 1
Fabian Colonial Bureau 1
Kirk | John | fl [1889-1904] | Sir 1
Labouchere | Henry | 1798-1869 | 1st Baron Taunton | statesman 1
League of Nations 1
Lugard | Frederick John Dealtry | 1858-1945 | Baron Lugard of Abinger | colonial administrator, soldier and author 2
Perham | Margery Freda | 1895-1982 | Dame | historian 1
The British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society 2
United Nations 1