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South Africa

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 24 Collections and/or Records:


Photographs and diary relating to the work of Thomas M. R. Leonard

Eight captioned albums of photographs relating to Leonard's service as Medical Officer with the Anglo-French expedition in the Cameroons (1914-1916) and with the Nigerian Brigade in German East Africa (1916-1918). Also, a diary describing Leonard's medical service in Southern Nigeria (1907); letters, maps and photographs relating to his medical service in West Africa (1907-1931), and an album of photographs of service in South Africa, Grenada and St. Vincent (c.1901-1905).
Extents: 8 volumes, 1 box
Dates: [ca. 1901]-1931

Townend Family Papers

Correspondence between members of the Townend family writing from India, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa with accounts of some treks in the Himalayan foothills.
Extents: 1.65 Linear metres (11 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1929-1945

Unpublished memoirs of Sir Charles Fernand Rey

Drafts and research notes for unpublished memoirs of Sir Charles Fernand Rey (1877-1968), civil servant.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

Violet Milner Papers

The collection consists mainly of the papers of Violet Milner, but includes estate papers, family papers, correspondence, and other papers of Frederick Augustus Maxse, the Maxse family, Lord Edward Herbert Gascoyne-Cecil, and Alfred Milner. It contains material relating to 19th- and 20th-century British and Imperial history, in particular the Boer War. The coverage of 20th-century South African politics is notable. Most major British politicians and political events of this period are…
Extents: 85 shelfmarks
Dates: 1833-1958