Three women linking arms. Cat ref: Coal 80/673/013 Accessions to repositories
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Major accessions to repositories in 2020 relating to Imperial History


Edinburgh City Archives

  • Scotland Zimbabwe Group, Edinburgh: records incl newsletters, photos, leaflets, events, posters, correspondence, and tributes c1997-2007 (1257)


British Library, Manuscript Collections

  • Major Henry Sparke Stabb (1835-1888), 32nd Light Infantry: Anglo-Zulu War diary 1879 (Add MS 89439)

British Library: Asian and African Studies

  • George Berkeley Seton Karr (1818-1862), East India Company official in the Southern Mahratta Country: papers rel to the Indian Mutiny and the Indian Police 1858-1860 (Mss Eur F748)
  • Harold Frederick Clark (1895-1957), Indian Tea Association labour adviser: reports rel to the tea industry in India, and papers on the Bishenpur-Silchar track in Burma during the Second World War 1932-1952 (Mss Eur F746)
  • Major Edward Roughsedge (1774-1822), East India Company army officer and political agent: hand copied correspondence to his family 1805-1822 (Mss Eur F742)

National Army Museum Templer Study Centre

  • Henry Layton Dargan (1872-1940), soldier: diaries (2) covering his service in Fuchow, China 1902-1903 (2020-12-2)


Manchester University: University of Manchester Library

  • Reginald James Bowker (1901-1983), diplomat: letters received and (some sent) and rel documents and photographs 1900s-1960s (GB 133 RJB)