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Archive of Horace Waller

Archive of Horace Waller, (1833-1896) missionary and slavery abolitionist
Extents: 1.0 Linear metre (10 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1849-1893
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Archive of the Anti-Slavery Society

Papers of The Anti-Slavery Society, 1757-1982.
Extents: 118.47 Linear metres (2236 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1757-1982
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History of the British Empire

76 undated lantern slides in [original] wooden container labelled History of the British Empire. Most are images of pages from books, documents, maps and portraits relating to the American colonies and War of Independence, but a few relate to Australia, India and the slave trade.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. r. 26
Extents: 1 box
Dates: [c1880s-1930s?]
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Letters of Thomas Clarkson

Letters written to Thomas Fowell Buxton concerning proposed parliamentary measures for the abolition of slavery in the West Indies, 1825-1828.
Extents: 24 ff.
Dates: 1825-1828
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Original petitions to Parliament connected with Oxford or the neighbourhood

Original petitions to Parliament connected with Oxford or the neighbourhood, written in A.D. 1811-1825.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon c. 21
Extents: 16 Leaves
Dates: written in A.D. 1811-1825
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Papers of Lady Kathleen Harvey Simon

Correspondence, notebooks, newspaper cuttings and papers dealing with slavery, including lectures and articles written by Lady Simon. Also a few papers connected with other interests such as the Zionist movement.
Extents: 33 boxes
Dates: 1927-1951
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Papers of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton, 1st Baronet (1)

Letters to Hannah Buxton nee Gurney, 1804-1840 Family correspondence, 1812-1847 Miscellaneous correspondence and copies of letters from Joseph John Gurney, 1818-1847 New Year and birthday reflections and obituaries, 1813-1845 Scriptural notes, prayers and meditations, 1828-1838 Notebooks, 1812-[c1814] Notes and…
Extents: 46 Volumes
Dates: 1804-1847
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Papers of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton, 1st Baronet (2)

22 ff., 1 volume Letters and papers of or relating to Buxton, including one letter from Thomas Clarkson and two (one a contemporary copy) from William Wilberforce, 1805-1903; also including an account of Mrs. Fry's visit to Glasgow Prison in 1818, written in 1834 by Anna Gurney.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 559
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 1805-1903
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Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton and Priscilla Buxton Letters

Letter from Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton to his daughter Priscilla, written six weeks after emancipation, regarding his future work in Parliament; letter from Priscilla to her aunt giving extracts from all of her father's letters from London on the slavery question. The letters are dated 1824-1834.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 547
Extents: 16 ff.
Dates: 1824-1834
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Sugar Estate and Coffee Papers of Henry E. Emerson

Sugar Estate and Coffee Papers of Henry E. Emerson
Extents: 1.48 Linear metres (14 boxes)
Dates: 1826-1899

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19th century 9
Slavery 6
20th century 4
Slavery -- Great Britain -- Anti-slavery movements 3
18th century 1
Abolitionists | Great Britain 1
Africa 1
Africa -- Discovery and exploration 1
Africa, West -- Discovery and exploration -- English 1
Antislavery movements -- Great Britain 1
Apprentices -- West Indies, British 1
Apprentices -- West Indies, British -- History 1
Asia 1
Coffee trade -- Cuba 1
Cuba -- History -- Insurrection -- 1868-1878 1
Europe 1
India 1
Italy -- Description and travel -- 1801-1860 1
Missionaries 1
North America 1
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Buxton | Sir | Thomas Fowell | 1786-1845 | 1st Baronet | Philanthropist 3
Anti-slavery Society (Great Britain) 2
The British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society 2
Aborigines Protection Society (Great Britain) Aborigines Protection Society (Great Britain). 1
Anti-Slavery International 1
Anti-Slavery International for the Protection of Human Rights. 1
Anti-Slavery Society for the Protection of Human Rights 1
Anti-slavery and Aborigines Protection Society (Great Britain). 1
British and Foreign Anti-slavery Society. 1
British and Foreign Bible Society 1
Clarkson | Thomas | 1760-1846 | Philanthropist 1
Clarkson | Thomas | 1760-1846 | anti-slavery agitator 1
Emerson | Henry E | d. 1867 | plantation owner 1
Fry | Elizabeth | 1780-1845 | née Gurney | prison reformer Quaker minister 1
Gordon | Charles George | 1833-1885 | army officer 1
Great Britain and Ireland | Parliament 1
La Buena Esperanza | coffee estate | Cuba 1
La Palma | sugar estate | Cuba 1
Livingstone | David | 1813-1873 | explorer and missionary 1
Simon | Kathleen | d 1955 | 2nd wife of 1st Viscount Simon 1