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Pioneers -- Kenya

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

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Brands directory and correspondence to John Wallace Eames (microfilm)

Brands directory, 1913-1914, and coffee brokers' correspondence, 1931-1933, to Eames as settler and farmer in the Solai Valley. Microfilm.
Shelfmark: Micr.Afr.584
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1913-1914, 1931-1933
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Farm diaries and records of John Wallace Eames (microfilm)

Farm diaries and records, 1911-1930, as settler and farmer in the Solai Valley. Microfilm.
Shelfmark: Micr.Afr.588
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1911-1930
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Memoirs of Brian Havelock Potts (microfilm)

Memoirs as settler in Thika (1912-1924) and Mount Elgon (1924-1931), including service on the East African Front.
Shelfmark: Micr.Afr.596
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1912-1931

Papers of Elspeth Josceline Huxley (2)

Papers of the writer Elspeth Joceline Huxley, 1900-1989.
Extents: 4.2 Linear metres (28 boxes)
Dates: 1900-1989

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 Hester Catherine Henn (microfilm)

Papers of Hester Catherine Henn as a settler in Kenya. Includes some papers on spinning and weaving at the Nairobi Instruction Centre and the Female Division of Nairobi Prison; newsletters on Mau Mau; and papers on Kenya European Women's Societies. Microfilm.
Shelfmark: Micr. Afr. 589
Extents: 1 reel
Dates: [c. 1940-1962]