Correspondence between Lansbury and Pole
Includes copies of letters concerning Burma's separation from India, January and March 1935; correspondence concerning Pole's resignation from South Cardiff constituency, n.d; letters concerning Major Pole's proposed world tour, Jun...
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 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
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
Papers of the Earl of Halifax as Viceroy of India
Letters and telegrams to and from his Majesty the King Emperor (printed), 1926-1931; letters to and from the Secretary of State for India (5 volumes, printed), 1926-1931; private and personal telegrams to and from the Secretary of State for India ...
Wood, Edward Frederick Lindley, 1881-1959, 1st Earl of Halifax
Parish records of Drax
Includes register of christenings, 1599-1947 (note this register uses the Dade registration scheme for the years 1777-1812); register of marriages, 1597-1977; register of burials, 1597-1678, 1681-1980 (note this register uses the Dade registration...
Church of England, Drax, St. Peter & St. Paul, parish
Parish records of Goodmanham
Includes register of christenings, 1696-1923; register of marriages, 1696-1959; register of burials, 1678-1991; register of banns, 1824-1903; register of services, 1898-1917, 1927, 1938-1976; records concerning benefice income, including accounts,...
Church of England, Goodmanham, All Saints, parish
Includes letter from Lansbury arranging to visit Major Pole, 1934; letter from Rhoda Vickers to Lansbury whilst Lansbury was in hospital, March 1934; letter from Pole to Lansbury about the possibility of setting up a Labour Municipal Association, ...
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 Major David Graham Pole
Private papers, notes and transcripts of Major Pole, comprising newspaper cuttings and reports relating to Pole's career as an MP, 1929-1931; correspondence concerning Indian and Burmese affairs, 1928-1934; articles by Pole, 1926-1931, privat...
Pole, David Graham, 1877-1952, Major
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 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 Sir Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax
- HALIFAX F78
Papers of Sir Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax, as President of the Board of Control 1853-56, and Secretary of State for India 1859-66.
Board of Control: letter books, 1853-1856.
Wood, Charles, 1800-1885, 1st Viscount Halifax, statesman
Records of The Rowntree Society
Rowntree & Co long-service certificate presented to Charlotte Wright to mark 18 years of service, signed by Oscar Rowntree, February 1930; letter from Benjamin Seebohm Rowntree to Arthur Henderson, Labour cabinet minister, as President of the ...
The Rowntree Society
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
Research Papers of Benjamin Seebohm Rowntree
Articles by BSR, 1912-1953, subjects include: religion, industry, national and social problems, town planning, housing and rents, and old age; betting and gambling research papers, 1890-1954, including reports, memoranda and papers of the Anti-Ga...
Rowntree, Benjamin Seebohm, 1871-1954, sociologist and manufacturer
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