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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
Collection

Papers of Cecil Audley Sacheverell Yonge

Album of press cuttings relating to Yonge's career in Natal, 1886-1910, with a cabinet photograph of Yonge and a packet of photographs of the Battle of Pieter's Hill (last stand of the Boers).
Extents: 14 items
Dates: 1886-1910
Collection

Papers of Elspeth Huxley (3)

Articles, 1929-1989; correspondence, 1934-1992; information on Kenyan history, 1936-1969; information on Africa (other than Kenya), 1957-1968; sequence of events, Rhodesia, April 1971; book covers, 20th cent.; brochure on the Thames Television series from Euston Films based on The flame trees of Thika..., [1980].
Extents: 3 boxes
Dates: [1929-1996]
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Papers of Elspeth Huxley, [1921-1988]

Family correspondence, 1922-1977; notes, diaries and material for publications relating to East Africa, [1937-1988]; typescripts of White Man's Country: Lord Delamere and the making of Kenya, etc. (London, Macmillan and Co., 1935), Nellie. letters from Africa. with a memoir by Elspeth Huxley (London, Wiedenfeld and Nicolson, 1980) and Out in the midday sun. my Kenya (London, Chatto & Windus, 1985), [1935-1985];…
Extents: 28 boxes
Dates: [1921-1988]
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Papers of Howard Barrell

Research material collected by Barrell for his DPhil thesis, comprising transcripts of interviews with ANC leaders and members, and documents by or about the ANC which in Barrell's opinion are rare; with list of material taken from his bibliography.
Extents: 7 lever-arch files
Dates: [1989-1993]
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Papers of John Houldsworth Oldham, D.D.

Correspondence, newspaper cuttings, memoranda, reports, etc.relating to Oldham's research into East Africa, 1924-1938 Correspondence, etc. relating to the Commission on Closer Union of theDependencies in Eastern and Central Africa (Hilton Young Commission), 1922-1933 Correspondence with African governors and officials, 1924-1935 Correspondence, memoranda, journals,…
Extents: 11 boxes
Dates: [1918-1958]
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Papers of Richard Meinertzhagen

Diaries as Military Adviser, Colonial Office, concerning India, Mauritius, East Africa and Palestine, 1899-1965; with index and ten volumes of intelligence reports, despatches and memoranda, 1902-1924, four ornithological note books, 1891-1895, and photographic material. The diaries contain references to personal acquaintances and members of the Meinertzhagen family, as well as ornithology and botany, aviation [1911-1940s], Winston Churchill [1921-1945], Colonial Office [1920s], War…
Extents: 76 Volumes
Dates: 1899-1965
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Records of the Africa Bureau and related organisations

General administrative papers, including minutes, reports, directors' papers, secretaries' papers, correspondence of the Executive Committee and honorary presidents, official correspondence and circulars, records relating to Africa councils, records relating to meetings and conferences, press releases, papers relating to other organisations, [1949-1981] Financial records, including papers relating…
Extents: 327 boxes
Dates: 1952-1978
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Susan Collin Thesis

Thesis entitled Non-violent action as a means of political and social resistance and change - Satyagraha and the Bakwena Ba Magopa, 1988.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2362
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1988

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Anti-Apartheid movements -- South Africa -- History 1
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Asia -- History -- 20th century 1
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Indexed names
Huxley | Elspeth Josceline | 1907-1997 | née Grant | author and journalist 2
Africa Bureau | 1952 - 1978 1
African National Congress 1
Barrell | Howard | fl 1985-2002 | newspaper editor 1
Bunting | Brian | fl 1946-c1980 | author political activist 1
Churchill | Winston Leonard Spencer | 1874-1965 | Sir | Knight Statesman and Historian 1
Collin Marks | Susan | b 1949 | researcher conflict resolution practitioner 1
Commission on Closer Union of the Dependencies in Eastern and Central Africa 1
Cronin | Jeremy | b 1949 | political activist 1
Goldberg | Dennis | fl 1964-2002 | political activist 1
Great Britain | Army | Royal Fusiliers 1
Great Britain | Colonial Office 1
Great Britain. War Office 1
Jordan | Pallo | b 1942 | political activist 1
Kasrils | Ronnie | b 1938 | South African politician 1
Kodesh | Wolfie | 1918-2002 | political activist 1
Maharaj | Mac | b 1935 | South African politician 1
Matshakiza | Sizwe | fl c1980 | political activist 1
Meinertzhagen | Richard | 1878-1967 | colonial administrator ornithologist 1
Molefe | Popo | b 1952 | political activist 1