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Archive of F.E. Pargiter

Archive of F.E. Pargiter
Extents: 0.30 Linear metres (6 boxes)
Dates: Early 20th century
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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 the Oman family

Papers and photographs of Sir Charles Oman, British military historian, his wife Lady Oman and members of their respective families. The collection includes writings and personal papers of Sir Charles's parents, C. P. A. Oman, indigo planter in India, and Annie Chadwick, daughter of William Chadwick, a railway constructor. Lady Oman's family papers contain her father Gen. Maclagan's diaries and James Anderson Rose's collection of autographs and letters from Pre-Raphaelite artists. Their…
Extents: 26.6 Linear metres (269 physical shelfmarks, 1 digital shelfmark)
Dates: 1727-2003
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Correspondence and papers of Sir William Denis Battershill

Correspondence, mainly with the immediate Battershill family, 1908-1956 Papers concerning administrative service, chiefly in Cyprus, Palestine and Tanganyika, 1935-1957 Notes on safaris undertaken in Tanganyika and Kenya, 1945-1948 Manuscript and printed material relating to the political situation in Cyprus, also typescript of personal reflections on the island,…
Extents: 14 boxes
Dates: 1914-1952
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Draft of John Briggs's translation of the History of the rise of the Mahomedan power in India

Draft of part of John Briggs's translation of the History of the rise of the Mahomedan power in India (4 vols., London, 1829).
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 19th cent.
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'End of Empire' transcripts

Xerox copies of transcripts of filmed interviews with contributors, 1985, including material not present in the edited versions, but not including transcripts relating to the loss of Aden; related papers, including 'research interviews' relating to Malaya, shotlists (itemised lists of footage) and press releases, 1985.
Extents: 36 Volumes : The papers have been bound in 36 dark blue cloth-bound volumes.
Dates: 1985
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Harness family papers

Papers of three members of the Harness family, 1793-1852: John Harness (1755?-1818), naval surgeon; his brother William Harness (1762?-1804), British Army officer; and John's son William Harness (1790-1869), literary scholar .
Extents: 0.77 Linear metres (7 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1793-1852
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Microfilms of the Letter-books of Sir Charles Edward Trevelyan

Microfilms of Trevelyan's letter-books, 1840-65.
Extents: 10 shelfmarks
Dates: 20th cent.
Single Item

Papers of Donald H. Laycock

Detailed memorandum on service in tea research stations, 1947-1978.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 476 (24)
Extents: 51 ff.
Dates: [1980s]
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Papers of Frederick Dealtry Lugard, Baron Lugard of Abinger

Ephemeral biographical material, [1871-1948] Correspondence, 1892-1945 Publications and related material, and lecture notes, 1889-1941 Papers relating to The Dual Mandate in British Tropical Africa (Edinburgh and London, W. Blackwood & Sons, 1922), [1892-1945] Papers relating to the South African protectorates,…
Extents: 164 boxes
Dates: 1871-1969
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Papers of J.C. Griffiths

Article entitled On Understanding the Chinese by Griffiths, 1997.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 557
Extents: 3 folders
Dates: 1984-1997
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Papers of Patrick Brian Sweeney

Typescript autobiography and papers relating to service as a customs officer in India, Kenya, Tanganyika, Uganda, Zanzibar, Somaliland and Aden, 1933-1965.
Extents: 1 volume, 1 box
Dates: 1933-1965
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Papers of Sir Bernard Henry Bourdillon

Xerox copies of official papers relating to service in India, Iraq, Ceylon, Uganda and Nigeria, 1905-1948 Personal correspondence, 1905-1948 Letters to Dr. R.D. Pearce containing personal recollections, 1979-1983
Extents: 3 boxes
Dates: 1905-1948, 1979-1983
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Papers of William McGregor and Isabel Ross (1)

The papers include: diaries of William McGregor Ross, 1890-1939 summary of significant events in the diaries, 1890-1939, compiled by Sylvia R. Ross typescript autobiography, The Memoirs of William McGregor Ross and Isabel Ross, by Isabel Ross, based partly on the diaries, 1958-1962 correspondence of William McGregor Ross and Isabel…
Extents: 8 boxes
Dates: [1890-1964]
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Papers of W.P. Winston

Papers relating to service with the Public Works Department, Malaya, 1937-1959; including war service in the Indian Engineers, 1942-1945, office diaries, 1946-1959, and cine-films of PWD road building and Merdeka celebrations.
Extents: 6 boxes
Dates: [1937-1959]

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20th century 12
19th century 6
Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963 5
India -- History -- 20th century 4
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 3
India -- History -- 1919-1947 3
Malaysia -- History -- 20th century 3
Mandates -- Palestine 3
India -- History 2
India -- History -- 19th century 2
India -- History -- Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858 2
Mandates -- Iraq 2
Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948 2
Sri Lanka -- History -- 20th century 2
Tanzania -- History -- To 1964 2
Uganda -- History -- 1890-1962 2
18th century 1
Aden -- History -- 20th century 1
Africa -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Africa -- History 1
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Africa -- Maps 1
Africa, Southern -- Description and travel 1
Africa, Southern -- History -- 1899-1975 1
Agriculture -- Africa, East -- History 1
Agriculture -- India -- History 1
Agriculture -- Malawi -- History 1
Antislavery movements 1
Assaye, Battle of, Assaye, India, 1803 1
Autonomy and independence movements -- History -- 20th century 1
Civil engineering -- India -- History 1
Civil engineering -- Malaysia -- History 1
Cyprus -- History -- 20th century 1
Cyprus -- History -- British rule, 1878-1960 1
Decolonization -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- 20th century 1
Egypt -- History -- 20th century 1
Ethiopia -- History -- 1889-1974 1
Ghana -- History -- To 1957 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa, Southern -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Agriculture 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- History 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Hong Kong -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India -- 19th century 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India -- Administration -- 19th century 1
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Great Britain.Customs and Excise -- Officials and employees -- Biography 1
Historical fiction, English 1
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Hong Kong (China) -- History -- 20th century 1
Hong Kong -- History -- 20th century 1
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India -- Description and travel 1
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Indian Mutiny 1857-1858 1
Iran -- History -- 20th century 1
Iraq -- History -- 1909- 1
Iraq -- History -- 1921- 1
Iraq -- History -- 20th century 1
Islands of the Pacific -- History -- 20th century 1
Jamaica -- History -- 20th century 1
Jordan -- History -- 20th century 1
Lebanon -- History -- 1918-1946 1
Liberia -- History -- 20th century 1
Malawi -- History -- 1953-1964 1
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Mandates -- Cameroon 1
Mandates -- Islands of the Pacific 1
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Pre-Raphaelites 1
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Railroad engineering -- Uganda 1
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Scurvy -- Prevention -- History -- 18th century 1
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Singapore -- History -- 20th century 1
Somalia -- History -- 20th century 1
Sudan -- History -- 1821- 1
Syria -- History -- French occupation -- 1918-1946 1
Tanzania -- History -- 20th century 1
Tea research 1
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Indexed names
Andrews | Charles Freer | 1871-1940 | publicist 1
Battershill | Sir | William Denis | 1896-1959 | Knight | colonial administrator 1
Bourdillon | Bernard Henry | Sir | Knight and Colonial Administrator 1
Briggs | John | 1785-1875 | General and Indian Administrator 1
Channel 4 1
Durand | Henry Marion | 1812-1871 | Sir | Knight and Lieutenant Governor of the Punjab 1
Durand | Henry Mortimer | 1850-1924 | Sir | Knight, Indian Civil Servant, and Diplomat 1
Gandhi | Mohandas Karamchand | 1869-1948 | Indian Nationalist Leader 1
Great Britain and Ireland | Army 1
Great Britain and Ireland | Navy 1
Griffiths | J.C. | fl 1937-1997 | colonial officer magistrate 1
Harness | Family 1
Harness | John | c 1755-1818 | Naval surgeon 1
Harness | William | 1790-1869 | Curate of All Saints', Knightsbridge, Shakespearian author 1
Harness | William | c 1762-1804 | Colonel 1
Kenya | Public Works Department 1
La Société Anonyme des Huileries du Congo Belge 1
Laycock | Donald H. | fl 1922-1978 | tea research officer 1
League of Nations 1
Lugard | Frederick John Dealtry | 1858-1945 | Baron Lugard of Abinger | colonial administrator, soldier and author 1