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Correspondence and papers of Sir Kenneth William Blackburne

Correspondence, etc. relating to cadetship in Nigeria, 1929-1950 Diaries and Colonial Office letters concerning period of office in Palestine, 1935-1940 Letters written by Blackburne and his wife to his parents and her mother, 1935-1941, 1943-1946, 1950-1956 Correspondence and a report relating to period of office in the Gambia, 1941-1943 …
Extents: 25 boxes
Dates: 1929-1963
Single Item

Interview with Father Joseph Maguire

Transcript of an interview with Father Joseph Maguire as conducted by Professor Andrew E. Barnes, Arizona State University in 1993. The interview took place in Tudan Wada parish.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2290
Extents: 64 pp.
Dates: [1993]
Single Item

Letters of A. Reginald Phillips

Copies of letters written home while in Bolivia, Nigeria and Burma, 1907-1922.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 496
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1907-1922
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 Wilfred J. Plumbe

Typescript memoirs, c1985, entitled African Morning: Adventures in Nigeria & Sudan.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2275
Extents: 249 pp.
Dates: c1985
Collection

Memoirs of Yvonne Fox

The Years Between, a typescript memoir dealing with her family, social and religious life, and with her later work as a teacher training college lecturer, covering the period 1945-1960; Bawku, carbon copy of a typescript memoir relating to period in the Gold Coast from 1939.
Extents: 2 Volumes
Dates: [c1939-1960]
Single Item

Papers of A.R. Allen

Papers relating to education in Nigeria, mainly 1950s-1960s, including official papers, articles, reports and correspondence on various mainly Nigeria-related topics.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2233
Extents: 1 file
Dates: 20th century
Single Item

Papers of Arthur F.W. Sheffield

Detailed reminiscences on service, 1930-1958.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 476 (41)
Extents: 116 ff.
Dates: [1980s]
Single Item

Papers of Captain Charles Vicars Boyle

Diaries, January-July 1909, March 1911, February-June 1913, February-March (n.y.), providing a detailed account of his work as Assistant Resident; transcript of a letter to his mother on his arrival at Yola, 1906; typescript ethnological report by Boyle on Lala District, Yola Province.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2324
Extents: 1 box : The diaries are typescript in 3 folders made of tooled leather-covered card, probably Nigerian. The folios are now separated from the covers.
Dates: 1906-1913
Single Item

Papers of Donald C. Pickering

District agricultural notebooks, and a briefing on agricultural development by Pickering, relating to service, 1954-1967.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 476 (30)
Extents: 171 ff.
Dates: [1980s]
Collection

Papers of Elwyn Evans

Various papers, including scripts, policy documents, photographs, newspaper cuttings, a speech by Margot Evans on their experiences, and copies of the Nigerian Radio Times, 20th century.
Extents: 6 files, with loose newspapers
Dates: 20th century
Single Item

Papers of F.N. Ashley

Photograph album, Ogoja Province, southern Nigeria; sketches; watercolour of Divisional Officer's house, Ikotikpene, 1918; photograph of Ashley, 1934; photograph of disembarkation of a colonial governor and members of his staff, uncaptioned.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2214
Extents: 1 folder
Dates: 20th century
Single Item

Papers of Francis David Kennard Williams

Typescript copy of journal relating to tour of duty in Nigeria, August 1945-January 1946, with curriculum vitae.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2284
Extents: 1 file
Dates: 1945-1946
Single Item

Papers of George Bartholomew

Papers, 1906-1921, including contract, correspondence and two passenger lists; typescript translation of the private wartime diary of Lieut. Nothnagel, 30th July-27th September 1914, [Central Africa, [mainly?] Cameroon].
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2259
Extents: 26 ff., 2 items
Dates: 1906-1921
Single Item

Papers of Hedley Herbert Marshall

Papers of Hedley Herbert Marshall, 20th century, relating to legislative suggestions arising from the revision of the laws, 1958-1962, Northern Region of Nigeria.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2246
Extents: 1 file
Dates: 20th century
Single Item

Papers of H.L. Ward-Price

Press cuttings, maps, a few official publications and a file of photographs (native scenery etc.) relating to service in Nigeria, 1930s.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2225
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1930s
Collection

Papers of Hugh Tulloch

Papers relating to career in prison service in Palestine, Egypt, Shanghai, Nigeria and Sierra Leone, including police orders, correspondence, memoranda, photographs, printed material and press cuttings, 1936-1966.
Extents: 2 boxes
Dates: 1936-1966
Collection

Papers of Professor R. W. Heussler

Letters and papers on thesis and in preparation for his book, Yesterday's Rulers. The making of the British Colonial Service (London, Oxford University Press, 1963; Syracuse, N.Y., Syracuse University Press, 1963), 1906-1977 Letters concerning the Oxford Colonial Records Project, 1962-1969 Papers relating to research on British Tanganyika, 1960-1974 …
Extents: 19 boxes
Dates: 1950-1984
Collection

Papers of Robert Hepburn Wright

Letters written to parents from northern Nigeria, 1938-1939 Letters and diary extracts on journey out via Egypt and then from Cyprus, as Administrative Officer and Private Secretary to the island's Governor, 1942-[1964]; letters written on service with the R.A.F., 1943-1946 Letters to father from northern Nigeria, 1946-1951 Bound volumes of transcripts of letters…
Extents: 5 boxes
Dates: [1936-1964]
Collection

Papers of Robert Staveley Boumphrey

Journals of service as auditor in the Colonial Service in Nigeria, the Falkland Islands, Malaya and Singapore, with letters, photographs, maps and printed material inserted, 1910-1965.
Extents: 7 Volumes
Dates: 1910-1965

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Indexed subjects
Nigeria -- History -- 1900-1960 12
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 6
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Nigeria -- Administration 6
Education -- Nigeria -- History 3
Nigeria -- History -- 20th century 3
Agriculture -- Nigeria -- History 2
Burma -- History -- 1824-1948 2
Falkland Islands -- History -- 20th century 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Agriculture 2
Nigeria -- History 2
Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948 2
West Indies -- History -- 20th century 2
Agriculture -- Nigeria 1
Antigua -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Conservation and restoration 1
Archaeology -- Nigeria 1
Automobiles -- Registration -- Nigeria 1
Barbados -- History -- 20th century 1
Belize -- Description and travel 1
Belize -- History -- 20th century 1
Bermuda Islands -- History -- 20th century 1
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Biafran Conflict, 1967-1970 1
Bolivia -- History -- 1879-1938 1
Broadcasting -- Nigeria 1
Business enterprises -- Nigeria -- History -- 20th century 1
Cayman Islands -- Description and travel 1
China -- History -- 1937-1945 1
Colonial administrators' wives -- Great Britain -- Biography 1
Commerce -- Nigeria -- History 1
Crime prevention -- Nigeria 1
Criminal procedure -- Nigeria 1
Cyprus -- History -- British rule, 1878-1960 1
Education -- Malawi 1
Education -- Malawi -- Bibliography 1
Egypt -- History -- 20th century 1
Ethiopia -- History -- 1889-1974 1
Ethnology -- Nigeria, Northern 1
Gambia -- History -- 20th century 1
Ghana -- History -- 20th century 1
Ghana -- History -- To 1957 1
Gibraltar -- History -- 20th century 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Belize -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Cyprus -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Ghana -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Kenya -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Pakistan -- Administration 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Zambia -- Administration 1
Great Britain. Colonial Office -- Biography 1
India -- History -- 20th century 1
Iraq -- History -- 20th century 1
Jamaica -- Description and travel 1
Jamaica -- History -- 20th century 1
Judges -- Great Britain -- Colonies 1
Kenya -- Description and travel 1
Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963 1
Legends -- Northern Nigeria 1
Legislation -- Nigeria 1
Librarians -- Africa -- Biography 1
Malaya -- History -- 20th century 1
Malaysia -- History 1
Mandate -- Palestine 1
Mandates -- Iraq 1
Mandates -- Palestine 1
Manuscripts, Arabic -- Nigeria 1
Mining engineering -- Bolivia -- History 1
Mining engineering -- Burma -- History 1
Mining engineering -- Nigeria -- History 1
Missions -- Nigeria, Northern 1
Nigeria -- Description and travel 1
Nigeria -- Description and travel -- Personal narratives 1
Nigeria -- Description and travel -- Views 1
Nigeria -- History -- 1851-1899 1
Nigeria -- History -- 1960- 1
Nigeria -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works 1
Nigeria -- History -- Civil War, 1967-1970 1
Nigeria -- History -- Military 1
Nigeria -- Native races 1
Pakistan -- Description and travel 1
Pakistan -- History -- 20th century 1
Press -- Nigeria -- Law and legislation 1
Prison administration -- China 1
Prison administration -- Egypt 1
Prison administration -- Nigeria 1
Prison administration -- Palestine 1
Prison administration -- Sierra Leone 1
Public administration -- Nigeria 1
Sahara -- Description and travel 1
Sierra Leone -- History -- 1896-1961 1
Singapore -- History -- 20th century 1
Sri Lanka -- History -- 20th century 1
Sudan -- Description and travel 1
Sudan -- History -- 1899-1956 1
Tanzania -- History -- To 1964 1
Taxation -- Nigeria 1
Tin mines and mining -- Nigeria -- History 1
Trial transcripts -- Africa, West -- 20th century 1
Trial transcripts -- West Indies -- 20th century 1
Tribes -- Nigeria -- Religion 1
Turks and Caicos -- Description and travel 1
Uganda -- History -- 1890-1962 1
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Indexed names
Allen | A.R. | fl 1949-1994 | education officer 1
Allen | Alfred Richard | fl 1949-1969 | colonial education officer 1
Ashley | Francis Noel | 1884-1976 | Colonial Administrator 1
Bartholomew | George | fl 1906-1921 | trader 1
Blackburne | Kenneth William | 1907-1980 | Sir | Knight colonial administrator 1
Boumphrey | Robert Staveley | auditor in the colonial service 1
Bourdillon | Bernard Henry | Sir | Knight and Colonial Administrator 1
Boyle | Charles Vicars | d 1913 | Captain | colonial administrator 1
Clifford | Geoffrey Miles | 1897-1986 | Sir | Knight and colonial administrator 1
Evans | Elwyn | fl 1956-1997 | Director of Programmes for the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation 1
Fox | Yvonne | fl 1939-1960 | wife of S.A. Fox, colonial administrator 1
Heussler | Robert William | 1924-1984 | Professor | historian 1
Maguire | Joseph | fl 1993 | priest and missionary 1
Marshall | Hedley Herbert | 1909-1982 | Barrister Attorney General Nigeria 1
McEntee | Peter | b 1920 | colonial administrator, Major 1
Niger Constabulary | History 1
Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation 1
Nigerian Electricity Supply Co. Ltd. 1
Phillips | A. Reginald | fl 1907-1922 | mining engineer 1
Pickering | Donald C. | fl 1954-1967 | colonial agricultural officer 1