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Harvey Archive

  • HARVEY
  • fonds
  • c 1897-1900

11 letters written by Helen Grace Harvey and Margaret Harvey of Leeds while they were pupils of The Mount School, York, c.1897-1899, with transcriptions and biographical notes; summer term school report for Helen Grace Harvey, 1900.Letter recipien...

Harvey family of Leeds

Harewood West Indian Archive

  • Lascelles
  • fonds
  • 1697-1857

Records of Lascelles & Maxwell, London commission house, comprising business dealings with individuals, including individual debts, 1697-1817, one off account papers, 1734-1805, and general administrative company papers, 1730s-c.1817; Lascell...

Lascelles family, Earls of Harewood

Slave trade papers

It is not clear how these few items came to the Retreat: they may have been gathered at the time (the petition is by the Retreat's own servants); but they might have been donated to the Retreat later on, as many papers of historical interest ...

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