Great Britain -- Colonies
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:
Additional papers of the Round Table
Additional papers and correspondence for the Round Table, 1910-1966
Extents: 3.19 Linear metres (29 physical shelfmarks)
Archive of Lionel George Curtis
Papers of Lionel George Curtis (1872-1955), colonial historian and public servant.
Extents: 18.48 linear metres (168 physical shelfmarks)
Archive of the Clough family
Papers relating to the Clough family, principally Reverend John Clough (1835-1920), his wife Amy Louisa Clough (1852-1934) née Kenny, and four of their fifteen children: Mabel, Henry, Margret, and Joan. There is also material relating to the connected Kenny and Bland families.
Extents: 3.0 linear metres (19 physical shelfmarks)
Archive of the Round Table
Correspondence, minutes, reports and memoranda of the Round Table, 1904-1971
Extents: 11.33 linear metres (103 physical shelfmarks)
Cape Colony Letters
Letters written from Cape Colony. Correspondents include Sir Henry Barkly, Robert Brooke, Sir William Eyre, George Macartney, Sir Rawson William Rawson and Sir Richard Southey. Also included are 81 letters from Robert White to his uncle, Robert Godlonton, both partners in the firm of Godlonton, White & Co., printers, publishers and stationers of Graham's Town.
Extents: 2 Volumes
Edward A. Reade, account of the history of the Maharajah's Well at Stoke Row
Account of the history of the Maharajah's Well at Stoke Row
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 1088
Extents: 320 pages; pp. 250-312 are blank
Dates: 1871, 1879, 1882
Papers of Robert Ogle Barnes
Notes, lectures and reports about soil and water conservation in Kenya, South Africa, Basutoland and Mauritius. Typescript and photocopies.
Extents: 2 Volumes
Papers of Robert Ogle Barnes and R.S.W. Barnes
Working papers, field notes, sketches, graphs, plans, maps, drawings, calculations, lecture notes, and correspondence relating to Barnes' work on soil and water conservation in Kenya, Mauritius, Basutoland and Iran. Also, some printed material relating to soil and water conservation, and notebooks used by Barnes whilst serving with the Royal Engineers during World War I. The collection also includes letterbooks kept by R.S.W. Barnes, Robert Ogle Barnes' father, relating to his work…
Extents: 11 boxes
Dates: 1892-1894, 1925-1969
Papers of Sir Hilary Rudolph R. Blood
Correspondence, memoranda, articles, reports etc. covering colonial service in The Gambia, Barbados, Mauritius, British Honduras, Zanzibar and Malta.
Extents: 7 boxes
Papers of Sir Reginald Coupland (1)
The majority of the papers relate to the history of the British Empire and Commonwealth, with particular reference to Africa, Canada and India. Also included is material dating from 1907-1914 (whilst Coupland was at Trinity College, Oxford); a collection of cuttings (mainly articles and reviews by Coupland or about his work); a little printed material associated with his visit to Jerusalem in 1936-1937 as a member of the Palestine Royal Commission, and letters of congratulation on being awarded…
Extents: 6 boxes
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
Transcripts of papers prepared for the inquiry by the House of Commons into the loss of Minorca in 1756
Transcripts of papers prepared for the inquiry by the House of Commons into the loss of Minorca in 1756.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 231
Extents: 116 Leaves
Two Photographs of the Ralegh Club
Two photographs of the Ralegh Club.
Shelfmark: MS. Photogr. c. 572, fols. 76-77
Extents: 2 Leaves