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West Indies

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:


Papers of Geoffrey Milne

Diaries, reports, memoranda, correspondence, etc. of Geoffrey Milne, as soil scientist in East Africa and the West Indies, 1924-1942; with "Soils of Sukumaland" (Tanganyika): a final report by C.G.T. Morrison, 1956, and miscellaneous printed material, 1924-1959.
Extents: 4 boxes
Dates: 1924-1959

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

Transcripts of records relating to trade in the West Indies

Reference: MSS. W. Ind. s. 6 = Transcripts of merchants' letter-books and documents in American record societies, court records, British Library manuscripts etc. relating to trade in the West Indies. 14 boxes. These transcripts were made by Richard Pares in the ca.1940's-1950s. Reference: MSS. W. Ind. s. 72 = Extracts copied from Richard Pares' transcripts (MSS.W.Ind.s.6) relating to the 18th century letterbooks of the West Indian merchant house owned by the Lascelles family, March…
Extents: 15 boxes
Dates: [ca. 1940s-1950s], 2004 (transcripts of originals dated 1646-1800)