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Nigeria -- History -- 1900-1960

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:


Correspondence and papers of Sir Kenneth William Blackburne

Correspondence, etc. relating to cadetship in Nigeria, 1929-1950 Diaries and Colonial Office letters concerning period of office in Palestine, 1935-1940 Letters written by Blackburne and his wife to his parents and her mother, 1935-1941, 1943-1946, 1950-1956 Correspondence and a report relating to period of office in the Gambia, 1941-1943 …
Extents: 25 boxes
Dates: 1929-1963
Single Item

Letters of A. Reginald Phillips

Copies of letters written home while in Bolivia, Nigeria and Burma, 1907-1922.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 496
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1907-1922

Memoirs of Yvonne Fox

The Years Between, a typescript memoir dealing with her family, social and religious life, and with her later work as a teacher training college lecturer, covering the period 1945-1960; Bawku, carbon copy of a typescript memoir relating to period in the Gold Coast from 1939.
Extents: 2 Volumes
Dates: [c1939-1960]
Single Item

Papers of Captain Charles Vicars Boyle

Diaries, January-July 1909, March 1911, February-June 1913, February-March (n.y.), providing a detailed account of his work as Assistant Resident; transcript of a letter to his mother on his arrival at Yola, 1906; typescript ethnological report by Boyle on Lala District, Yola Province.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2324
Extents: 1 box : The diaries are typescript in 3 folders made of tooled leather-covered card, probably Nigerian. The folios are now separated from the covers.
Dates: 1906-1913

Papers of Elwyn Evans

Various papers, including scripts, policy documents, photographs, newspaper cuttings, a speech by Margot Evans on their experiences, and copies of the Nigerian Radio Times, 20th century.
Extents: 6 files, with loose newspapers
Dates: 20th century
Single Item

Papers of Francis David Kennard Williams

Typescript copy of journal relating to tour of duty in Nigeria, August 1945-January 1946, with curriculum vitae.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2284
Extents: 1 file
Dates: 1945-1946
Single Item

Papers of Hedley Herbert Marshall

Papers of Hedley Herbert Marshall, 20th century, relating to legislative suggestions arising from the revision of the laws, 1958-1962, Northern Region of Nigeria.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2246
Extents: 1 file
Dates: 20th century
Single Item

Papers of H.L. Ward-Price

Press cuttings, maps, a few official publications and a file of photographs (native scenery etc.) relating to service in Nigeria, 1930s.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2225
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1930s

Papers of Hugh Tulloch

Papers relating to career in prison service in Palestine, Egypt, Shanghai, Nigeria and Sierra Leone, including police orders, correspondence, memoranda, photographs, printed material and press cuttings, 1936-1966.
Extents: 2 boxes
Dates: 1936-1966

Papers of Robert Staveley Boumphrey

Journals of service as auditor in the Colonial Service in Nigeria, the Falkland Islands, Malaya and Singapore, with letters, photographs, maps and printed material inserted, 1910-1965.
Extents: 7 Volumes
Dates: 1910-1965
Single Item

Papers of Sir Allan Chalmers Smith

Legal papers relating to service in Bermuda, Nigeria, Gold Coast and the West Indies, including judgements, speeches and recordings of meetings, 1926-1955
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 442
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1926-1955

Papers of Sir Bernard Henry Bourdillon

Xerox copies of official papers relating to service in India, Iraq, Ceylon, Uganda and Nigeria, 1905-1948 Personal correspondence, 1905-1948 Letters to Dr. R.D. Pearce containing personal recollections, 1979-1983
Extents: 3 boxes
Dates: 1905-1948, 1979-1983