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Collection

Interviews with Malcolm John MacDonald

Tapes and transcripts of interviews conducted by Dame Margery Perham, Sir Kenneth Bradley, Ivan Lloyd Phillips and Curtis Nordman, 1970-1974, relating to service as Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs and for the Colonies, 1935-1940, and later in Kenya and Malaya.
Extents: 8 Files
Dates: 1970-1974
Single Item

Papers of C.H.F. Blake

Papers relating to service, including memoranda, reports, minutes, etc., [1942-1960].
Shelfmark: MSS. Ind. Ocn. s. 276
Extents: 1 box
Dates: [1942-1960]
Collection

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
Collection

Papers of Frank Brewer

Joint Wages Commission Report of the Federation of Malaya and Singapore, 1948, with related papers on labour regulation and statistical information; Chinese papers relating to the Malayan emergency, 1948-1949; notes on Malayan political parties, 1954; lectures and articles on Malayan Chinese; speeches and pamphlets given to Brewer by Dato Sir Cheng-lock Tan; invitations and programmes for independence celebrations and other events, 1953-1959.
Extents: 3 boxes
Dates: 1948-1959
Collection

Papers of Ivan Lloyd Phillips

Letters written home while on service in the Gold Coast, Palestine, Cyprus and Malaya, 1934-1959, with related appointment diaries, photographs, letters and papers, 1931-1984.
Extents: 4 boxes
Dates: 1931-1977
Collection

Papers of John Hamer

Papers relating to British administration of Perlis, Malaya and relations with the Rajas, 1915-1957; some early agreements with Siam regarding loans and suzerainty, 1905-1909; papers relating to Communist infiltration and organised criminal activities, 193-?.
Extents: 2 boxes, 1 portfolio
Dates: [1905-1957]
Collection

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]
Single Item

Papers of R.G. Heath

Inspection notes, reports, correspondence, handing-over notes, etc. as Director of Agriculture, Malaya, with a report on the Lower Volta flood plain area, Ghana, 1953-1962.
Shelfmark: MSS. Ind. Ocn. s. 267
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1953-1962
Collection

Papers of Robert Noel Turner

From the depths of my memory, reminiscences of service in Malaya, Brunei, Singapore, Sarawak, Barbados and Malaysia, 1912-1976 (photocopied typescript), with texts of speeches made in Barbados.
Extents: 3 Files
Dates: [1912-1976]
Collection

Papers of Sir Arthur Edwin Young

Police papers, reports and correspondence, Gold Coast, 1951, Malaya, 1952-1953, Kenya, 1954
Extents: 6 boxes
Dates: 1951-1954
Collection

Papers of Sir William Allmond C. Goode

Reports, speeches, etc. concerning North Borneo, [1954-1963]; correspondence, official papers, etc. concerning the Federation of Malaysia, [1961-1963]; articles, tributes and lectures, 1963-1978; interview notes and transcripts, etc., 1969-1985; correspondence, 1964-1986.
Extents: 5 boxes
Dates: [1960-1963]

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Malaysia -- History -- 20th century 10
Malaysia -- History -- Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960 3
Singapore -- History -- 20th century 2
19th century 1
Agriculture -- Ghana -- History 1
Agriculture -- Malaysia -- History 1
Barbados -- History -- 20th century 1
Brunei -- History -- 20th century 1
Civil service -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- Biography 1
Communism -- Malaysia -- History 1
Cyprus -- History -- British rule, 1878-1960 1
Ghana -- History -- 20th century 1
Ghana -- History -- To 1957 1
Great Britain. Royal Air Force -- Biography 1
Great Britain. Royal Air Force -- Far East Air Force -- History 1
Great Britain. Secretary of State for the Colonies 1
Great Britain. Secretary of State for the Dominions 1
Guangzhou (China) -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Guangzhou (China) -- History -- 20th century 1
Hong Kong (China) -- History -- 20th century 1
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Indexed names
Beatty | David | fl 1899-1952 | colonial civil servant 1
Beatty | Robert | fl 1856 1
Blake | C.H.F. | fl 1920-1990 | Major | soldier and colonial officer 1
Brewer | Frank | 1915-1987 | colonial civil servant 1
Ferris | John William | 1920-1992 | airman and colonial administrator 1
Goode | William Allmond Codrington | 1907-1986 | Sir | colonial governor 1
Hamer | John | 1910-1990 | colonial civil servant 1
Heath | R. G. | fl 1903-1955 | agricultural officer 1
Lloyd Phillips | Ivan | 1910-1984 | colonial administrator 1
MacDonald | Malcolm John | 1901-1981 | politician, diplomat and writer 1
Royal Hong Kong Auxiliary Air Force 1
Turner | Robert Noel | 1912-1987 | colonial civil servant 1
Young | Arthur Edwin | 1907-1979 | Sir | Knight Commissioner City of London Police 1
 
Language
Chinese 3
Malay 1