Dennis Brutus Archive
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
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
Letters and papers found in books in the J. B. Morrell Library
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
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
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
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
Records of Arthur Harold May
- [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
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
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
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
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
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)
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
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
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
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
Society of the Sacred Mission Archive
Papers of Herbert Hamilton Kelly, founder of the SSM, 1879-c.1970, including personal documents relating to his university and church career, and obituaries, 1879-1950, diaries, 1880-1950, subject papers, 1880-1949, correspondence, 1886-1950, pape...
Society of the Sacred Mission
York Family Papers
Personal papers of York family, comprising general correspondence, 1886-1979; papers of Whittell York, including commonplace book, correspondence, accounts, legal papers and notes, 1788-1816; papers of Richard York, including general correspondenc...
York family of Long Marston