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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

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

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

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 ...