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1999 South African Election Material

Election policy documents, videos, posters and leaflets, various parties; address of Nelson Mandela to the last session of the first Parliament; National Women's Day leaflet, [1997]; Job Creation Trust leaflet, 1999.
Extents: 6 boxes
Dates: [1999]
Single Item

Account of the siege of Kimberley by James Robertson (photocopy)

Account of the siege of Kimberley, 1899-1900, by James Robertson. Photocopied manuscript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.r.227
Extents: 43 ff.
Dates: 1899-1900
Collection

Additional papers of Dr. James Clyde Mitchell

Academic papers of Dr. James Clyde Mitchell
Extents: 6.3 Linear metres (42 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1932-86
Single Item

Additional papers of Gordon M. Hector relating to Lesotho

Additional papers of Gordon M. Hector relating to Lesotho.
Shelfmark: MS. 5450
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1956-1997
Collection

Additional Papers of John Randal Baker

The collection contains notebooks covering Baker's undergraduate and research careers and notebooks relating to his biography of Abraham Trembley. Also included are miscellaneous notes, drafts and correspondence on scientific subjects, including the humane killing of crabs and lobsters. The most substantial series in the Additional Papers consists of correspondence and notes on anthropology and race, and includes draft chapters of the book eventually published as …
Extents: 57 shelfmarks
Dates: c.1920-1980
Collection

Additional papers of Sir Ronald Syme

Additional papers of Sir Ronald Syme (1903-1989), classical historian.
Extents: 10.05 Linear metres (67 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1830s-1990s
Single Item

Album of genealogical tables of ruling families of Europe and the Middle East compiled by Reginald Edgar Berkeley Maxse

Album of genealogical tables of ruling families of Europe and the Middle East compiled by Reginald Edgar Berkeley Maxse, c. 1935.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. a. 10
Extents: 172 Leaves
Dates: c. 1935
Collection

Annals of the English Benedictine Congregation by Basil Whelan

Annals of the English Benedictine Congregation, 1850-1900, by Basil Whelan, 1932, revised typescript, 1942.
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1942
Single Item

Annual Reports of the Projects Division, Ministry of Rural Development, Zambia

Annual reports of the Projects Division, Ministry of Rural Development, Zambia.
Shelfmark: MS. 16131
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1967-1973
Collection

Archive of A.J. Carlyle

Archive of A.J. Carlyle
Extents: 0.37 Linear metres (5 boxes)
Dates: 1867-1970
Collection

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
Collection

Archive of Arturo and Ilsa Barea

Correspondence and papers of Arturo and Ilsa Barea.
Extents: 8.0 Linear metres (56 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1900-2018, bulk c. 1930-1970
Collection

Archive of Carlile Aylmer Macartney

Papers of Carlile Aylmer Macartney (1895-1978), historian and author, relating to Europe in the interwar period and during the Second World War.
Extents: 3.7 Linear metres (37 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1895-1964
Collection

Archive of Dame Margaret Joan Anstee

Papers and correspondence of Dame Margaret Joan Anstee (1926-2016), United Nations civil servant
Extents: 4.5 Linear metres (30 shelfmarks)
Dates: 1960-2009
Collection

Archive of David Astor

Archive of (Francis) David Langhorne Astor (1912-2001), newspaper editor and philanthropist
Extents: 48.84 Linear metres (328 boxes)
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1899-2003; 1802-2003 [Bulk c. 1899-2003]
Collection

Archive of Edith Bülbring

Correspondence and papers of Edith Bülbring (1903-90), pharmacologist and physiologist
Extents: 1.15 Linear metres (8 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1933-90
Collection

Archive of Edmund Dell

Correspondence and papers of Edmund Dell (1921-99), Labour MP, political and economic historian.
Extents: 30.91 Linear metres (281 physical shelfmarks; 94 digital shelfmarks)
Dates: 1921-99
Collection

Archive of Edward Humphry Lane Poole, Provincial Commissoner

Correspondence and papers of Edward Humphry Lane Poole (1888-1961), Provincial Commissioner of Northern Rhodesia
Extents: 2.1 Linear metres (10 boxes; 14 digital shelfmarks)
Dates: 1909-2014
Collection

Archive of Elizabeth, Lady Lewis, and the Lewis family

Papers of the Lewis family, 19th-20th cent., mainly letters to Elizabeth, Lady Lewis (1844-1931)
Extents: 2.5 Linear metres (25 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1849-1982
Collection

Archive of Eric Taverner

Archive of Eric Taverner
Extents: 1.17 Linear metres (15 boxes)
Dates: 20th century

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Indexed subjects
20th century 418
19th century 98
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 48
Local history 24
Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963 22
Malaysia -- History -- 20th century 18
Oxfordshire (England) 17
21st century 16
Science 15
Science -- History -- 20th century 15
18th century 12
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Agriculture 12
Nigeria -- History -- 1900-1960 12
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 10
History 10
Zimbabwe -- History -- 1890-1965 10
Africa, Southern -- History 9
17th century 8
Ghana -- History -- 20th century 8
Ghana -- History -- To 1957 8
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World War, 1914-1918 8
Kenya -- History -- Mau Mau Emergency, 1952-1960 7
Mandates -- Palestine 7
Photographs 7
Sarawak -- History -- 20th century 7
Tanzania -- History -- To 1964 7
Africa -- History -- 20th century 6
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Nigeria -- Administration 6
Great Britain -- History 6
Hong Kong (China) -- History -- 20th century 6
Labour Party (Great Britain) -- History -- 20th Century 6
Lectures and lecturing 6
Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948 6
Singapore -- History -- 20th century 6
West Indies -- History -- 20th century 6
Zambia -- History 6
16th century 5
Diaries 5
Europe -- History 5
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Malawi -- Administration 5
Malawi -- History -- 20th century 5
Medicine -- History 5
Music 5
Oxford (England) 5
Solomon Islands -- History -- 20th century 5
Sri Lanka -- History -- 20th century 5
University of Oxford 5
Africa -- History 4
Correspondence 4
Eritrea -- History 4
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Ghana -- Administration 4
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Kenya -- Administration 4
India 4
India -- History -- 20th century 4
Islands of the Pacific -- History -- 20th century 4
Kenya -- Description and travel 4
Kenya -- History -- 20th century 4
Literature 4
Malaysia -- History -- Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960 4
Nigeria -- History 4
Rome -- History 4
Sabah -- History -- 20th century 4
South Africa -- History -- 1836-1909 4
South African War, 1899-1902 -- Personal narratives, British 4
South African War, 1899-1902 -- Pictorial works 4
University of Oxford -- Societies, etc. 4
Women scientists 4
Academic writing 3
Africa, Central -- History -- 20th century 3
Africa, Southern -- History -- 20th century 3
Agriculture -- Kenya 3
Agriculture -- Tanzania -- History 3
Anthropology 3
Apartheid -- South Africa 3
Burma -- History -- 1824-1948 3
Canada -- Description and travel 3
Cyprus -- History -- 20th century 3
Cyprus -- History -- British rule, 1878-1960 3
Education -- Nigeria -- History 3
Essays 3
Ethiopia -- History -- 1889-1974 3
Falkland Islands -- History -- 20th century 3
Genealogy 3
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Cyprus -- Administration 3
Great Britain -- History -- Medieval period, 1066-1485 3
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century 3
Guyana -- History -- 20th century 3
History, Modern 3
Hong Kong (China) -- Description and travel -- Views 3
India -- History -- 1919-1947 3
Jamaica -- Description and travel 3
Jamaica -- History 3
Kimberley (South Africa) -- History -- Siege, 1899-1900 3
Ladysmith (South Africa) -- History -- Siege, 1899-1900 3
Mathematics 3
Music -- Manuscripts -- 20th century 3
Natural history -- Societies, etc. 3
New Zealand -- History 3
Nigeria -- Description and travel 3
Nigeria -- History -- 20th century 3
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Indexed names
Rhodes | Cecil John | 1853-1902 | imperialist and benefactor 9
University of Oxford 9
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 5
University of Oxford | Sir William Dunn School of Pathology x Dunn School 4
Africa Bureau | 1952 - 1978 3
Ashmolean Natural History Society of Oxfordshire 3
Bellamy | Frank Arthur | fl 1870-1930 | pharmacist 3
British South Africa Company 3
Hodgkin | Dorothy Mary Crowfoot | 1910-1994 | nee Crowfoot | chemist 3
Huxley | Elspeth Josceline | 1907-1997 | née Grant | author and journalist 3
Kenya | Public Works Department 3
Lugard | Frederick John Dealtry | 1858-1945 | Baron Lugard of Abinger | colonial administrator, soldier and author 3
Ross | William Mcgregor | 1876-1940 | Director of Public Works East Africa Protectorate 3
Annan | Noel Gilroy | 1916-2000 | Baron Annan | historian and academic administrator 2
Anstee | Dame | Margaret Joan | 1926-2016 | United Nations civil servant 2
Anti-Apartheid Movement 2
Armitage | Sir | Robert Perceval | 1906-1990 | Knight | colonial administrator 2
Baker | John Randal | 1900-1984 | biologist 2
Berlin | Sir | Isaiah | 1909-1997 | knight | historian and philosopher 2
Bodleian Library | University of Oxford 2
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Borneo Mission Association 2
Botha | Louis | 1862-1919 | South African general and statesman 2
British Records Association 2
Channel 4 2
Church of England | Missions | Borneo 2
Conservative Party 2
Dell | Edmund | 1921-1999 | Labour MP and historian 2
Faris | Desmond William George | 1901-1957 | colonial health administrator 2
Florey | Harold Walter | 1898-1968 | Baron Florey | experimental pathologist and bacteriologist 2
Great Britain | Colonial Office 2
Heatley | Norman George | 1911-2004 | biochemist 2
Kekewich | Robert George | 1854-1914 | Major General 2
League of Nations 2
Margaret | 1930-2002 | Princess, Countess of Snowdon 2
Maxse | Reginald Edgar Berkeley | fl 1935 2
Medawar | Sir | Peter Brian | 1915-1987 | Knight | medical scientist 2
Mitchel | James Clyde | 1918-1995 | Sociologist 2
Oxford University Local History Society 2
Oxford University | New College 2
Peierls | Sir | Rudolf Ernst | 1907-1995 | Knight | physicist 2
Perham | Dame | Margery Freda | 1895-1982 | historian 2
Perham | Margery Freda | 1895-1982 | Dame | historian 2
Rhodes Livingstone Institute 2
Ross | Isabel | 1885-1964 | history teacher and founder of the East African Women's League 2
Sadler | Sir | Michael Ernest | 1861-1943 | Knight | educational pioneer and art patron 2
Salter | Herbert Edward | 1863-1951 | Historian 2
Selwyn-Clarke | Percy Selwyn | 1893-1976 | Sir | medical official and colonial officer 2
Simpson | Robert Wilfred Levick | 1921-1997 | composer 2
Smith | Trafford | 1912-1975 | civil servant and diplomat 2
Talbot | William Henry Fox | 1800-1877 | MP, pioneer of photography 2
Todd | Sir | Reginald Stephen Garfield | 1908-2002 | Knight | prime minister of Southern Rhodesia 2
Trevaskis | Sir | Gerald Kennedy Nicholas | 1915-1990 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 2
Trott | Adam von | zu Solz | 1909-1944 | diplomat and member of the Kreisau Circle 2
United Nations 2
University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland 2
Winston | William Peter | fl 1914-1985 | civil engineer 2
Abraham | Sir | Edward Penley | 1913-1999 | biochemist 1
Academic Assistance Council 1
Acland | Sarah Angelina | 1849-1930 | Fellow of Royal Photographic Society and Royal Society of Arts 1
Acland | family | 1800-2000 | Baronets | Oxford 1
Acworth | Angus Whiteford | b 1898 | architect 1
Adkins | Barbara | fl. 1970-1974 1
Advisory commission under Lord Monckton for the review of the Constitution of the Federation of Rhodesia | 1959 1
Africa Education Trust 1
African National Congress 1
Allen | A.R. | fl 1949-1994 | education officer 1
Allen | Alfred Richard | fl 1949-1969 | colonial education officer 1
Alley | Rewi | 1897-1987 | writer and social reformer 1
Allison | Philip | 1907-1991 | forestry officer and ethnographer 1
Anderson | J.C. | b 1921 | colonial civil servant 1
Andrews | Charles Freer | 1871-1940 | publicist 1
Appiah | Enid Margaret | 1921–2006 | née Cripps | anthologist and charity worker 1
Araquistain | Luis | 1856-1959 | Spanish statesman 1
Archer | Charles Kenneth | 1886-1965 | settler in Kenya 1
Archer-Burton | James Henry | 1850-1922 1
Arkwright | Godfrey Edward Pellew | 1864-1944 | bibliographer of 16th-18th century music 1
Aron | Raymond | 1905-1983 | philosopher and sociologist 1
Ashley | Francis Noel | 1884-1976 | Colonial Administrator 1
Ashmolean Society | see Ashmolean Natural History Society of Oxfordshire. 1
Asquith | Herbert Henry | 1852-1928 | 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith | statesman 1
Asquith | Margaret Emma Alice [Margot] | 1864-1945 | neé Tennant | Countess of Oxford and Asquith | political hostess and diarist 1
Aston | D. | b 1926 | colonial administrative officer 1
Astor | Francis David Langhorne | 1912-2001 | newspaper editor and philanthropist 1
Astor | Nancy Witcher | 1879-1964 | née Langhorne | society hostess, politician and wife of 2nd Viscount Astor 1
Astor | family 1
Attlee | Clement Richard | 1883-1967 | 1st Earl Attlee | politician and prime minister 1
Attlee | Violet Helen | Countess | 1895-1964 | wife of Clement Attlee 1
Australian National University | John Curtin School of Medical Research 1
Ayton | M.C. | fl 1958-1999 | Senior Executive Engineer in the Malaya Public Works Department 1
Bacon | Dame | Elizabeth | c.1541-1621 | also Elizabeth Doyley and Elizabeth Periam | aristocrat 1
Balding | Bernard T. | fl 1915-1919 | member of board of phosphate mining company 1
Balliol | John | 1249-1314 | King of Scots 1292-1296 1
Band | Robin W.I. | b 1907 | colonial civil servant 1
Bantock | J.R. Granville | fl 1920-1939 | colonial police officer 1
Barea | Ilsa | 1902-1973 | nee Pollak | Austrian writer and translator 1
Barley | Maurice Willmore | 1909-1991 | archaeologist and local historian 1
Barraclough | Geoffrey | 1908-1984 | historian 1
Barrell | Howard | fl 1985-2002 | newspaper editor 1
Bartholomew | George | fl 1906-1921 | trader 1
Baskerville | Geoffrey | 1870-1944 | Historian 1
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Language
English 411
French 12
German 11
Latin 8
Italian 6
Chinese 5
Russian 5
Afrikaans 4
Greek, Modern (1453-) 4
Spanish; Castilian 4
Portuguese 3
Danish 2
Hebrew 2
Norwegian 2
Swedish 2
Basque 1
Catalan; Valencian 1
Czech 1
Dutch; Flemish 1
English, Middle (1100-1500) 1