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'British activities in Yucatan': MA thesis

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 272

Scope and Contents

'British activities in Yucatan and on the Moskito Shore in the eighteenth century', a M.A. thesis for the University of London, 263 pages, with maps.


  • 1926


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Biographical / Historical

James McLeish's background is not known.


1 volume(s) (1 volume) : paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

MSS 78

Other Finding Aids

Donald H. Simpson, ed., 'The manuscript catalogue of the library of the Royal Commonwealth Society' (London, 1975), p. 146.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by the Imperial Studies Committee, 1947 (probably originally from Professor A.P. Newton).


The thesis was used extensively by Sir John Burdon in volume I of 'Archives of British Honduras' (1931).


This collection level description was created by RAS.


McLeish, James, fl 1926

Includes index.
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