The material for the Scotland Africa '97 Archive (in Gen. 1056-1059) was chosen to show the range of events which took place and the variety of organisations and people involved. The main body of the material consists of information of the events which took place and this is arranged alphabetically by the name of the organisation involved. The events are also more fully described in The Scotland Africa '97 Brochure in Folder 2 of the archive. The material also includes newsletters and leaflets; management committee minutes and general forum minutes; accounts; funding proposals and grant applications; letters and cards; invitations; programmes, posters, and flyers; audio tapes; conference and seminar reports; press releases; catalogues, information sheets, and information packs; and, photographs and press cuttings.
E2006.38 is a folder containing 10 black and white exhibition photographs taken by Matt Laver, photographer, Edinburgh. They feature: costume and dance; Wole Soyinka; Julius Nyerere; Jackson Hulungwani; an Adzido dance workshop; a spirit talk; Kinsi Abdulleh; a Lamu snake dance; Lorna and Jenny; and, Mara.