Bechuanaland,1885

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

James Hepburn, Shoshong and Kanye

Mrs Cockin [née Sarah Annie Downie], Kuruman

John Brown, Kuruman and Taung - minutes of Moffat Institution Board

William Ashton, Barkly West - District committee minutes

Alfred Wookey, Kuruman and Molepolole

Edwin Lloyd, Kimberley and Shoshong - visit of Sir Charles Warren [Major-General Sir Charles Warren KCMG, HM Special Commissioner, commanding a military expedition to Bechuanaland, to assert British control]

Roger Price, Molepolole and Kuruman

Alfred Gould, Kuruman

joint letter from Roger Price, Alfred Wookey, James Hepburn and William Ashton, Kuruman

John Mackenzie, Mafeking [Mafikeng] and Kimberley

James Good, on board steamship Garth Castle and at Kanye

Howard Williams, Port Elizabeth, Barkly West and Kuruman

Access Information

Open

Other Finding Aids

Detailed lists for incoming correspondence from Southern Africa, 1797-1899 (lists E6 & E7), are available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note

Catalogued