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Africa

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Single Item

Account book of Dixon Denham, kept during his travels in north and central Africa

Account book of Dixon Denham, kept during his travels in north and central Africa
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 220
Extents: 56 pages
Dates: 1822-1825
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Archive of Edgar Barton Worthington

Papers of Edgar Barton Worthington (1905-2001), biologist, mainly relating to his work on fish in East Africa. With working papers of Cyril Hurcomb (1883-1975).
Extents: 2.09 Linear metres (19 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1912-1984
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Archive of George Ivan Smith

Papers of George Ivan Smith (1915-95), relating to his career as a broadcaster and international civil servant, with some family and personal papers.
Extents: 10.56 Linear metres (96 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1888-1995
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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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Archive of the Overseas Nursing Association

Papers of the Overseas Nursing Association, formerly the Colonial Nursing Association, which was established in 1895 to provide trained nurses for hospital and private work in the British colonies and among other British communities abroad.
Extents: 26.84 Linear metres (244 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1894-1972
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Bird species distribution maps of Reginald Ernest Moreau and B.P. Hall

Bird species distribution maps of Reginald Ernest Moreau (1897-1970), ornithologist, and Beryl Patricia Hall (1917-2010), ornithologist
Extents: 1.01 Linear metres (7 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: c. 1960s-c. 1970
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Brookings Internally Displaced Persons Archive

Archive of the Brookings Institution project on internally displaced persons.
Extents: 9.3 Linear metres (66 Shelfmarks)
Dates: 1983-2012
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Memoirs of Basil Burwood-Taylor

Memoirs of Basil Burwood-Taylor.
Shelfmark: MS. 12715
Extents: 1.0 box
Dates: 1989-2000
Collection

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
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Papers of Roger Faryon Stowell

Papers of Roger Faryon Stowell (1908-1985).
Extents: 0.3 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1940-1958
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Papers of Sir David Keir

The collection contains: Council and Committee papers of: the Royal Technical College of East Africa (1951-1962) the Royal College in Nairobi (formerly the Royal Technical College of East Africa) (1958-1964) the Provisional Council of the University of East Africa (1961-1965) the Nigerian College of Arts, Science and Technology (1953-1962) …
Extents: 34 boxes
Dates: 1935-1965
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Papers of the novelist Ellen Ross and her son, William McGregor Ross

Papers of the novelist Ellen Ross (née Brook, b.1840) and her son, William McGregor Ross (1876-1940).
Shelfmark: MS. 12303
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1857-1912
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Papers of W.R.W. Ferguson, water engineer in Africa

Papers of W.R.W. Walton, water engineer in Africa.
Shelfmark: MS. 15899
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1948-1963
Collection

Political and Colonial papers of Charles Roden Buxton

There are two categories of papers in this collection: Political papers and Colonial papers. Political papers - covering european politics and unofficial peace efforts in both World Wars. Includes pamphlets and books, many of which are by Buxton. Some of the pamphlets were issued by the Union of Democratic Control, others by the Society of Friends which Buxton and his wife joined in 1917. Colonial papers - covering East and South Africa, the Protectorates, Northern…
Extents: 7 boxes
Dates: 1908-1950, 1971
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Unpublished memoirs of Sir Charles Fernand Rey

Drafts and research notes for unpublished memoirs of Sir Charles Fernand Rey (1877-1968), civil servant.
Extents: 0.45 Linear metres (3 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: c.1947-1961