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White, S Forbes, fl1878 - 1918

 Person

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

 Fonds

A journey in French West Africa in 1901

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 145
Scope and Contents

An account of a journey undertaken by White, then 23, and two companions, from Dakar through St Louis, Kayes (on Mungo Park's route to the Niger), and Djéné on the Bani River, arriving finally at Bobodiulasso, 15 pages. There are references to the activities of Samori and comments on colonial policy. The account is accompanied by a covering letter from White to the Secretary of the Royal Empire Society, 12 July 1948, and the Secretary's reply, 21 July 1948.

Dates: 1948
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Sub-Fonds

Visits to Siberia, 1918

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 22/17
Scope and Contents

An undated account of Forbes' visits to Siberia, 1904-1918.

Dates: 1918
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

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Subject
Africa (continent) 1
Asia (continent) 1
Bani (river) 1
Dakar (inhabited place) 1
Dakar (region) 1

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