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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:


Correspondence and papers of Arthur Casswell Spooner

Correspondence, papers, diaries and photographs of Arthur Casswell Spooner (1906-96), Colonial Service Administrative Cadet, later Commissioner of Labour Department, in the Gold Coast (1928-52).
Extents: 0.75 Linear metres (12 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1928-95

Notes on West African birds by J.R. Marshall

Notes on West African birds by J.R. Marshall (fl. 1928-1955), teacher, education officer, and administrator
Extents: 0.26 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: c. 1938-1955

Papers of Alexander Garden Fraser

Memoranda, press cuttings, printed items, correspondence, reports, articles and speeches relating to Fraser's work as a missionary and teacher in Uganda, Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), the Gold Coast (now Ghana), Scotland and Jamaica. Included are circular letters (entitled "Journals" and "Letter to Prayer Helpers") written by Fraser and his wife whilst in Uganda, Ceylon and the Gold Coast, and letters from Fraser to his wife and son ("Sandy").
Extents: 12 boxes
Dates: 1900-1962

Papers of Dr. Kenneth R.S. Morris

Letters, diaries, reports, memoranda and photographs relating to service in the Gold Coast (1929-1952), Uganda (1955-1958, and c.1961-1963) and Liberia (1959-1960), mainly concerning research into sleeping sickness and the tsetse fly, with related printed material, 1932-1960.
Extents: 11 boxes
Dates: 1929-1963

Papers of Henry Valentine L. Swanzy

Correspondence, minutes of meetings, memoranda, etc., as editor of African Affairs(1944-1954) and as Head of Programmes, Gold Coast/Ghana Broadcasting Service (1954-1958).
Extents: 8 boxes
Dates: 1944-1958

Papers of Sir Charles Henry Harper

Diaries, correspondence, copies of despatches, reports, press cuttings etc. relating to Harper's work in the Gold Coast (1914-1920); papers relating to St. Helena and Ascension Island - mainly extracts/notes copied from other works and gathered by Harper in preparation for writing a book - (1922-1934); papers relating to Ashanti law and history (1904-1922) and to the Golden Stool of Ashanti (1921-1935).
Extents: 4 boxes
Dates: 1904-1935