Borthwick Catalogue

Africa

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Africa

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Africa

22 Results for Africa

2 results directly related Exclude narrower terms

Dennis Brutus Archive

  • BRU
  • fonds
  • 1954-1972

Handwritten and typed drafts of poems, 1961-1970. Papers relating to the South African Sports Association, 1958-1961. Papers relating to South African Non-Racial Olympic Committee, 1969-1971. Political papers relating to Defence and Aid Fund Corre...

Brutus, Dennis Vincent, 1924-2009, human rights activist, poet and professor

Joan Hill Collection

  • PD/HIL
  • fonds
  • 1910-[1947]

Draft manuscript lecture on William Nichol’s experiences in Nigeria, given to the South Shields Rotary Club in 1947. Subjects include his work for the British Forestry Commission in Nigeria, impressions of country and population, changes in educa...

Nichol, William Slater, 1883-1970, colonial civil servant

Kenya

Includes itinerary, notes of his meeting with the Kenya Teachers' Association, his visit to the Second Educational Seminar, and three photographs of his visit to a Kenyan School.

Letters and papers found in books in the J. B. Morrell Library

  • UL9
  • fonds
  • [1659]-1962

Miscellaneous items found in various books in the J. B. Morrell Library at the University of York, including, Correspondence of W. J. Hodgetts, botanist, including discussion of work on South African algae, c.1922-1947 Correspondence of Helen Da...

Borthwick Institute for Archives, University of York

Letters of Henry Barlow

  • BA
  • fonds
  • 1948-1972

Letters to Barlow's sister during his colonial service in Northern Rhodesia and Kenya and as Secretary to the Bishop of Northern Rhodesia and Archbishop of Central Africa, 1948-72. The letters have been arranged and described by Dr Robert Bal...

Barlow, Henry Arthur Northey, 1905-1978, colonial administrator

Mirfield Papers

  • Mirfield
  • fonds
  • 1809-2006

Material relating the administration of the Community of the Resurrection at Mirfield, comprising office files of the Superior, c.1970-c.2004, general chapter papers, 1965-1971, account books, receipts and associated papers, 1902-1962, handbooks, ...

Community of the Resurrection

Pace and Sims Archive

  • PS
  • fonds
  • [1940s]-2007

Architectural records of George Gaze Pace and Ronald Sims, 1940s-2007, including project proposals, specifications, invoices, site and building plans, correspondence, press cuttings and other papers concerning architectural projects principally in...

Pace, George Gaze, 1915-1975, architect

Pamphlet: Account of the African Institution

The African Institution was a society to promote the abolition of the slave trade and promote civilization and improvement in Africa. This printed leaflet sets out its aims, lists its patrons and appeals for money

Records of Arthur Harold May

  • AHM
  • fonds
  • [late 19th century]-1995

Photographs of May and other staff and students at University College, Southampton, 1930, 1932, St Catherine’s Society, Oxford, c.1940s, Wycliffe Hall, Oxford, 1947, as well as several unidentified locations, 1930s-1940s; notification of certifica...

May, Arthur Harold, 1910-1995, Vicar of Middleton with Cropton

Records of George Ivan Smith

  • SMI
  • fonds
  • 1961-1965

Correspondence and papers relating to economic and political problems in Southern Rhodesia in the period leading up to the Unilateral Declaration of Independence (UDI),1962-1965. Includes letters to UN Secretary-General, U. Thant.

Smith, George Ivan, 1915-1995, United Nations official

Records of Gervas Clay

  • CLAY
  • fonds
  • 1940-1963

Administrative, archaeological, historical and anthropological papers, including: annual reports Southern Province 1952, 1955; Barotseland Protectorate annual report on African affairs 1958; B. Reynolds, `Ethnographic study of the peoples of the M...

Clay, Gervas Charles Robert, 1907-2009

Records of Judith, Countess of Listowel

  • LIS
  • fonds
  • 1968-1975

Rhodesia files include material on the African National Council, the Pearce Commission, the Centre Party, the Rhodesian Constitution, politics and the Catholic Church. Taped records of her conversations with Bishop Muzorewa, with Mr Pat Bashford (...

Hare, Judith, 1903-2003, Countess of Listowel

Records of Lord James of Rusholme

  • JAM
  • fonds
  • 1940-1982

Speeches, lectures and scripts (principally relating to educational themes) from James's time at Manchester Grammar School (1944-1961), the University of York (1962-1973) and after his retirement from York (1973-1987). Papers relating to fore...

James, Eric John Francis, 1909-1992, Baron James of Rusholme

Records of Michael Young

  • YOU
  • fonds
  • 1986-2001

List of attendees at an early meeting of representatives of the business community with Oliver Tambo and the ANC, June 1986. Minutes and records of the secret bilateral talks, initiated by Michael Young, between the ANC and key figures in the Afri...

Young, Michael Alan

Records of Patrick Duncan (1918-1967)

  • DU
  • fonds
  • 1926-1967

Sir Patrick and Lady Duncan. Contents includes: memorabilia from the visit of the South African Deputation to India in 1926; family photographs; press cuttings; speeches and articles by Sir Patrick; photocopies of documents from the Jagger Library...

Duncan, Patrick Baker, 1918-1967, anti-apartheid activist and political journalist

Records of Professor Claire Palley

  • PAL
  • fonds
  • 1965-1976

Legal and political papers relating to Rhodesia, 1965-1976. Including: High Court judgements 1965-70; constitutional and settlement proposals, negotiations and political papers relating to the African National Council, 1972-76; electoral and polit...

Palley, Claire Dorothea Taylor, b.1931, academic

Records of the Capricorn Africa Society

  • CAP
  • fonds
  • 1948-1963

Organisational files of the London office and Colonel David Stirling's personal files, including London minutes and agenda, minutes of the East African Branch, and minutes of the Capricorn Africa Trust; London Committee's correspondence ...

Capricorn Africa Society

Rowntree Family Papers

  • ROWNFAM
  • fonds
  • 1790-1995

Victorian correspondence and commonplace books (VC), 19th century; Rowntree family letters, 1840s-1907. Records of Joseph Rowntree senior (ROWN FAM A/93, ARCH 02/5), including journals, 1812-1813, correspondence, 1831-1832, a privately printed me...

Rowntree family of York

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