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Kenya -- Officials and employees

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

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Diaries of safaris made by K.M. Cowley, W.F.P. Kelly, and G.C.M. Dowson

Personal diaries of safaris made by Kenneth Martin Cowley, Wallace F.P. Kelly, and G.C.M. Dowson as consecutive commissioners, in Southern Province, Kenya, 1956-1962; with provisional agreement between the commissioner for the East Africa Protectorate and the Masai tribe, 1910.1 volume, 2 files.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1750
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1910, 1956-1962

Papers of Alexander Mair Wilkie

Correspondence, memoranda etc. of service in Kenya, the British Solomon Islands and as British Resident Commissioner in the New Hebrides.
Extents: 4 boxes
Dates: 1935-1969

Papers of Clarence E.V. Buxton

Papers, reports and correspondence relating to Kenya, 1921-1964, Zanzibar, 1913-1965, and Palestine, 1939.
Extents: 8 boxes
Dates: 1913-1965

Papers of Frederick T. Thompson

Correspondence, articles, memoranda etc. as a member of the United Country Party in Kenya and of the Nairobi City Council. Thompson wrote frequent letters to the press, both in Kenya and England, chiefly in defence of the opinions of settlers in Kenya; copies of such letters can be found in the collection. There are no papers in the collection relating to Thompson's work for the Railway Service (1925-1952).
Extents: 2 Volumes
Dates: 1952-1961
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Papers of J. A. Gardner

Administrative reports as District Commissioner in Elgeyo-Marakwet, Kenya, 1961-1962.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.2048
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1961-1962

Papers of Sir Patrick Muir Renison

The collection mainly consists of speeches and broadcasts made by Renison while serving in the West Indies and in Kenya. Topics covered in the speeches include Kenya's constitutional advancement, the Conference at Lancaster House in 1960, and the constitutional talks held in Nairobi in 1961. Also included in the collection is a small amount of correspondence about the future of the Overseas Civil Service and papers concerning recruitment.
Extents: 2 boxes
Dates: 1949-1962

Papers of Sir Robert Thorne Coryndon (2)

Papers as Governor of Uganda and Governor of Kenya. Also biographical material and correspondence. The years with the British South Africa Company are mainly represented by unofficial correspondence and Coryndon's own articles for magazines. No papers relating to his service under Rhodes survive in this collection. A small part of the collection is formed by correspondence and papers (1926-1931) of Sir Edward Grigg (Coryndon's successor in Kenya), along with papers (1913-1930) of…
Extents: 18 boxes
Dates: 1903-1947
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Papers of William Crawford Heaney

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, printed material, etc., relating to appointment and career as Agricultural Officer in Kenya.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1669
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1949-1963
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Photographs taken by Colonel Eric and Amy Brooke-Anderson

Album containing photographs taken by Colonel Eric Brooke-Anderson (Kenya administration) and his wife Amy. Mainly photographs of Fort Hall, Kenya, but also some of the surrounding area - Thika Falls, Chania Falls, Mount Kenya, and also some photographs of Zanzibar, Aden, Suez, Port Said and Durban. The photographs feature people, buildings, scenery, and include a few images of the Church Missionary Society buildings in Weithaga.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.r.238
Extents: 1 album, 1 print
Dates: 1920-1926