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Archive of Sir Robert Armitage

Papers of Sir Robert Perceval Armitage, KCMG, MBE (1906-90) relating to his work in Kenya, the Gold Coast, Cyprus and Nyasaland.
Extents: 1.05 Linear metres (7 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1926-83
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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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'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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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

Kenya Armoured Car Regiment

Photocopy of a typescript History of the Kenya Armoured Car Regiment, 1939-1941
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2241
Extents: 1 folder
Dates: 20th cent.
Single Item

Memoir of Peter McEntee

Something for the Record, memoir, 1995, by McEntee of his life, including childhood in Kenya, war-time experiences in Kenya, Abyssinia, Madagascar, Ceylon and Burma, work in Kenya, Nigeria, Pakistan and Belize, and for the Commonwealth Relations Department.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 544
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 1995
Single Item

Memoirs of Jon Wainwright

Typescript memoirs, c1991.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 548
Extents: 61 ff.
Dates: c1991
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Memoirs of Robert Everard Wainwright

Memoirs, [1980s], including service in Kenya and in the Turks and Caicos Islands, and also his role as an observer during the Rhodesian and Ugandan elections of 1980.
Extents: 2 Volumes
Dates: [1980s]
Single Item

Papers of Brian D. Dowker

Articles relating to service, 1956-1964.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 476 (5)
Extents: 1 file
Dates: [?1980s]
Collection

Papers of Charles Kenneth Archer

Minutes, resolutions, correspondence, etc. relating to the Convention ofAssociations, 1920-c1935 Resolutions passed at an Unofficial Conference on Constitutional Advance, held in Nairobi, 1933 Papers relating to the Kenya Association and the Delamere Memorial Committee, including copies ofnewspaper reports concerning the union of East Africa, [1932-1937] Minutes,…
Extents: 5 boxes
Dates: 1919-1952
Single Item

Papers of Clarice de Burgh West

Newscuttings of letters from Clarice de Burgh West to the Editor of the East African Standard on current events, 1940-1961.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2359
Extents: 1 folder
Dates: 1940-1961
Single Item

Papers of Dr. Schuyler Jones

Printed and typescript items relating to the Mau Mau emergency in Kenya, 1953.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2254
Extents: 27 ff.
Dates: 1953
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Papers of Elspeth Huxley (1)

Miscellaneous background papers relating to White Man's Country: Lord Delamere and the making of Kenya, etc. (London, Macmillan and Co., 1935), 1902-1934; miscellaneous background papers relating to The Sorcerer's Apprentice. A journey through East Africa (London, Chatto & Windus, 1948); miscellaneous background papers relating to No easy way. A history of the Kenya Farmers' Association and Unga Limited…
Extents: 4 boxes
Dates: [1902-1959]
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 F. de V. Joyce; records of Kilima Kiu Estate/Joyce Ltd.

Correspondence, printed memoranda, notes, press cuttings concerning political developments in Kenya, 1921-1950s Correspondence, memoranda and notes concerning European settlement, land control, etc., Kenya, 1932-1946 Memoranda, correspondence, notes, reports, etc. relating to agriculture and livestock, industry, soil conservation, land use, etc., Kenya, 1931-1963 …
Extents: 12 boxes
Dates: c1911-1982
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Papers of F.H. Le Breton, soldier-settler in Kenya

Papers of F.H. Le Breton, soldier-settler in Kenya, relating to settler community associations in which he was involved.
Extents: 2.0 Linear metres (13 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1931-1963
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Papers of Frank Derek Corfield, mainly relating to Mau Mau

Historical survey of the origins and growth of Mau Mau, by Corfield, in 2 volumes, plus appendices, commissioned by the Kenyan Government and published in an abridged version in 1960. Also, correspondence and news cuttings relating to Mau Mau, the Survey, East African affairs and the Joint East and Central African Board, 1956-1967.
Extents: 2 boxes
Dates: 1956-1967
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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
Single Item

Papers of J. Michael Popkin relating to colonial education in Kenya

Correspondence, articles, statistics, photographs, etc., on the development of colonial education in Kenya, 1946-1964. Including sketch of Government African School at Nandi by Peter Sanderson (Education Officer, Kenya), 1951, with accompanying explanatory notes by Popkin.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1688
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1946-1964

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Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963 22
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 10
Kenya -- History -- Mau Mau Emergency, 1952-1960 7
19th century 5
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Kenya -- Administration 4
Kenya -- History -- 20th century 4
Agriculture -- Kenya 3
Cyprus -- History -- 20th century 3
Ethiopia -- History -- 1889-1974 3
Ghana -- History -- 20th century 3
Kenya -- Description and travel 3
Mandates -- Palestine 3
Public works -- Kenya 3
Railroad engineering -- Uganda 3
Africa -- History -- 20th century 2
Africa, Central -- History -- 20th century 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Agriculture 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Cyprus -- Administration 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Ghana -- Administration 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Malawi -- Administration 2
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India -- History -- 1919-1947 2
India -- History -- 20th century 2
Kenya -- History 2
Kenya -- Politics and government 2
Kenya -- Race relations 2
Malawi -- History -- 20th century 2
Malaysia -- History -- 20th century 2
Pakistan -- History -- 20th century 2
Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948 2
Sarawak -- History -- 20th century 2
Somalia -- History -- 20th century 2
Sudan -- History -- 1821- 2
Tanzania -- History -- To 1964 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Kenya 2
Aden -- History -- 20th century 1
Africa -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Africa -- History 1
Africa -- Maps 1
Africa, East -- History -- 20th century 1
Agriculture -- Ethiopia -- History -- 20th century 1
Agriculture -- Kenya -- History 1
Agriculture -- Kenya -- History -- 20th century 1
Agriculture -- Kenya -- Machakos District -- History -- 20th century 1
Agriculture -- Somalia -- History -- 20th century 1
Anguilla -- History -- 20th century 1
Antislavery movements 1
Ascension Island (Atlantic Ocean) 1
Autonomy and independence movements -- History -- 20th century 1
Belize -- Description and travel 1
Belize -- History -- 20th century 1
Brest (France) -- History 1
Burma -- History -- 1824-1948 1
Constitutional conventions -- Kenya -- History 1
Cyprus -- History -- British rule, 1878-1960 1
Decolonization -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- 20th century 1
Djibouti -- History -- 20th century 1
Education -- Kenya 1
Education -- Kenya -- History 1
Egypt -- Army 1
Egypt -- History -- 20th century 1
Elections -- Uganda 1
Elections -- Zimbabwe 1
Ethnology -- Kenya 1
Falkland Islands -- History -- 20th century 1
Ghana -- History -- To 1957 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Belize -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- History 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Kenya 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Nigeria -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Pakistan -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Consulate 1
Great Britain. Army -- Egypt -- Military life 1
Great Britain. Secretary of State for the Colonies 1
Great Britain. Secretary of State for the Dominions 1
Great Britain.Customs and Excise -- Officials and employees -- Biography 1
Guyana -- History -- 20th century 1
Hong Kong -- History -- 20th century 1
India -- Description and travel 1
India -- History -- 1885-1920 1
India -- History -- Partition, 1947 1
India-Pakistan Conflict, 1947-1949 1
Iran -- History -- 20th century 1
Iraq -- History -- 1909- 1
Iraq -- History -- 1921- 1
Islands of the Pacific -- History -- 20th century 1
Jamaica -- History -- 20th century 1
Jordan -- History -- 20th century 1
Kenya -- Constitution 1
Kenya -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Kenya -- Economic conditions 1
Kenya -- Economic conditions -- To 1963 1
Kenya -- History -- 1963- 1
Kenya -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Kenya Highlands (Kenya) 1
Kikuyu (African people) 1
Land grants -- Kenya 1
Land settlement -- Kenya 1
Land tenure -- Kenya 1
Land use -- Kenya -- History -- 20th century 1
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Indexed names
Huxley | Elspeth Josceline | 1907-1997 | née Grant | author and journalist 3
Kenya | Public Works Department 3
Ross | William Mcgregor | 1876-1940 | Director of Public Works East Africa Protectorate 3
Armitage | Sir | Robert Perceval | 1906-1990 | Knight | colonial administrator 2
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 2
Ross | Isabel | 1885-1964 | history teacher and founder of the East African Women's League 2
Andrews | Charles Freer | 1871-1940 | publicist 1
Archer | Charles Kenneth | 1886-1965 | settler in Kenya 1
Battershill | Sir | William Denis | 1896-1959 | Knight | colonial administrator 1
Blundell | Michael | 1907-1993 | Sir | Knight Farmer and Politician in Kenya 1
Channel 4 1
Convention of Associations (Kenya) 1
Convention of Associations | Kenya 1
Corfield | Frank Derek | b 1902 1
Delamere Memorial Committee 1
Dempster | P.M. | fl 1955-1964 | colonial officer 1
Doveton | Ella Haggard | fl 1837-1866 | nee Doveton 1
Dowker | Brian D. | fl 1956-1964 | plant breeder 1
Electors' Union (Kenya) 1
Electors' Union | Kenya 1
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Gandhi | Mohandas Karamchand | 1869-1948 | Indian Nationalist Leader 1
Great Britain. Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food 1
Haggard | 1854-1923 | Andrew Charles Parker | soldier 1
Haggard | Agnes Marion | fl 1885-1888 | nee Barber 1
Haggard | John George | 1850-1908 | diplomat 1
Haggard | William Meybohm Rider | fl 1883 | lawyer and squire 1
Joint East and Central African Board 1
Jones | Schuyler | b 1930 | director Pitt Rivers Museum 1
Joyce Ltd. | | Kenya | Machakos District | livestock farm 1
Joyce | Anne | | farmer in Kenya 1
Joyce | Frank Horatio De Vere | 1888-1959 | farmer in Kenya 1
Kenya Armoured Car Regiment 1
Kenya Association 1
Kenya Farmers Association 1
Kilima Kiu estate | | Kenya | Machakos District | livestock farm 1
La Société Anonyme des Huileries du Congo Belge 1
Le Breton | Francis Hemery | 1889-1974 | soldier and settler 1
League of Nations 1
Lugard | Frederick John Dealtry | 1858-1945 | Baron Lugard of Abinger | colonial administrator, soldier and author 1
MacDonald | Malcolm John | 1901-1981 | politician, diplomat and writer 1
Marchant | William Sydney | 1894-1953 | Colonial Administrator 1
Mau Mau 1
McEntee | Peter | b 1920 | colonial administrator, Major 1
Mole | Robert Frederick | fl 1914-1988 | colonial civil servant 1
Permanent Mandates Commission 1
Popkin | J Michael | b 1920 | Education Officer Kenyan Government 1
Rowlands | John Shaw S. | b 1919 | colonial officer 1
Sanderson | Peter | fl 1951 | Education Officer in Kenya 1
Steel | David | 1910-2002 | minister 1
Sweeney | Patrick Brian | b 1914 | Customs and Excise official, colonial administration 1
Tagore | Rabindranath | 1861-1941 | Sir | Knight and Hindu Poet 1
Thompson | Willoughby Harry | fl 1944-1974 | colonial official 1
Trans Nzoia Association. (Kenya) 1
Unga Limited | Kenya 1
Wainwright | Jon | 1916-1991 | Kenyan settler Indian Army cavalry officer 1
Wainwright | Robert Everard | 1913-1990 | colonial administrator 1
West | Clarice de Burgh | fl 1940-1967 | Kenya 1
Williams | R.O. | fl 1920-1970 | colonial agricultural officer 1
Young | Arthur Edwin | 1907-1979 | Sir | Knight Commissioner City of London Police 1
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