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Tanzania -- Description and travel

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

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Correspondence of Leonard Heaney

Typescript transcription of letters written by Heaney from Tanganyika to his parents in England, compiled under the title Letters and Notes from Tanganyika 1929-1943.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2271
Extents: 141 pages
Dates: 1929-1943

Diaries of Geoffrey Douglas Popplewell

Diaries kept as an Administrative Officer in Tanganyika, with detailed comments on safaris and other duties, covering Ufipa, Sumbawanga, Tanga, Lushoto, Korogwe, Pangani, Usambara and Mikindani, 1934-1941; with a complete set of transcripts.
Extents: 14 Volumes
Dates: 1934-1941
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Letters from Hugh Wykeham David Pollock

Letters home, from Pollock to his mother, whilst on colonial service in Tanganyika.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.419
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1923-1935
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Memoir of Teddy (Z.E.) and Dorothy Kingdon

Posted in Tanganyika, 1930-1956, typescript memoir by Teddy and Dorothy Kingdon, with photocopies of drawings.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2255
Extents: 1 folder
Dates: [c1980-2000]

Papers of Colonel John G. Mileham, MA, [1978-c1984]

Personal data sheet, correspondence with Oxford Development Records Project, script of a lecture by Mileham on Tanganyika and the 6th Battalion, King's African Rifles with transcript, [1978-c1984].
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (185) (Box 11)
Extents: 52 Leaves
Dates: [1978-c1984]
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Papers of Dr. Peter Dundas Grant

Typescript reminiscences recounting experiences as a district medical officer in Tanganyika, 1954-1962.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2265
Extents: 40 pages
Dates: 1954-1962
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Papers of Helen L. Haylett

Papers, 20th century, comprising To Zanzibar and Back, a memoir by Helen L. Haylett of service in Zanzibar Protectorate, etc. from 1935 to 1961 (ref. MSS. Afr. s. 2223/1).
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2223/1-2
Extents: 143 pages
Dates: 20th century
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Papers of Hugh Wykeham David Pollock

Correspondence between Pollock and his fiancee, Barbara Reckitt, while on colonial service in Tanganyika (1932-1933); letters of condolence after Pollock's death (1973); reminiscences of Tanganyika; 3 photographs of Tanganyika; and flight diary, Poole-Mbeya (1940).
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.2113
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1932-1933, 1940, 1973

Papers of Joseph Sweeney

Photocopied transcript of Tales from the African Bush, a memoir of Sweeney's service in Kongwa, Tanganyika.
Extents: 66 pp., 1 map
Dates: 20th century
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Papers of Robert Coventry Hunter Greig

Diary, 1934; commission as lieutenant in the Palestine Volunteer Force, 1941; movement and permanent road passes for Palestine, 1946; biographical notes by his son, 1999.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2319
Extents: 1 vol., 3 items, 1 ff.
Dates: 1934-1946, 1999

Papers of Sir Kennedy Trevaskis (1)

Personal diaries, 1939-1942, 1958-1959, 1967-1968, including observations on Kenya, Tanganyika and Somaliland Official desk diaries, 1956, 1958-1964 Observations by Trevaskis on the ecology of Northern Rhodesia, [1939]; The Northern Rhodesia Journal, June 1950, containing articles on the region's history, natural history and sociology …
Extents: 5 boxes
Dates: 1939-1987
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Recollections of Geoffrey Douglas Popplewell as a District Commissioner

"Random Recollections of a District Commissioner" by Geoffrey Popplewell covering his service in Tanganyika, 1926-1957. Typescript, 1990.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.2156
Extents: 166 pp.
Dates: 1926-1957