South Africa (nation)
Found in 3607 Collections and/or Records:
Letter from Sir Abe Bailey (Rust-en-Vrede, Muizenberg, Cape Town, [South Africa]) to WSC reporting that he nearly died from a heart attack, criticising Lady Simon for supporting the natives in South Africa and opposing the granting of votes to women.
Reprint from the "African World": interview on the political situation in South Africa given by Sir Abe Bailey. Sent with CHAR 2/159/27.
Article, Our Account with the Boers, [typescript (carbon copy), with manuscript amendments by ? WSC].
Article on the Boer War, [typescript (carbon copy)].
The Mountings of the Naval Guns and their Subsequent Use by the Ladysmith Relief Column, text of lecture by Captain Percy Scott and Captain Arthur Limpus, delivered in Hong Kong, printed pamphlet published by the Hong Kong Daily Press [inscribed to WSC by Percy Scott].
Printed maps of the Boer positions at Spion Kop [South Africa] with annotations, and first edition map of Harrismith.
Report from Captain Aylmer Haldane, Pretoria, South Africa to the Chief of Staff, Natal Field Force, on the capture of an armoured train at Frere, including praise of WSC's actions in saving the engine "he was frequently exposed to the full fire of the enemy. I cannot speak too highly of his gallant conduct".
Extract from report of D Horsley, Locomotive Instructor, on damage to the armoured train, [typescript copy].
Letter from J W Shores, Engineer-in-Chief, Estcourt, to General Manager of Railways, on the capture of the armoured train, [typescript copy].
Note in Afrikaans on the capture of the armoured train.
Letter from P J Joubert to F W Reitz, advising against WSC's release from captivity, [in Afrikaans].
Search Warrant following WSC's escape from the Boers, with photograph taken in Egypt, 1898 [in Afrikaans, with translation].
Description of WSC, following his escape from the Boers [in Afrikaans].
Letter from [H C Breaul], Acting Commissioner of Police, Pretoria, to Justice of the Peace Schweizer-Reneke, description of WSC with photograph [in Afrikaans, with translation].
Letter from [H C Breaul], Acting Commissioner of Police Pretoria, South Africa, to ?, on WSC's escape to Durban via Lorenco Marques [in Afrikaans, with translation].
Letter from [H C Breaul], Acting Commissioner of Police, Pretoria, to Justice of the Peace Schweizer-Reneke, description of WSC [typescript copy, in Afrikaans, with translation].
License for Mr E F Knight to act as a War Correspondent for the Morning Post in South Africa, issued by the War Office.
War Office Rules for Newspaper Correspondents at the Seat of War.
Diary of H M S Tartar's Naval Brigade in South Africa, 29 October 1899 - 23 October 1900 [31 pp].
Letter from Albert Edward, Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII), Sandringham, Norfolk, to WSC, thanks for, letter on South Africa, commenting on his escape from captivity, and the progress of the campaign. Also thanks for copy of "The River War".
Letter from Sir William Garstin to WSC, thanks for gift of copy of The River War and on WSC's escape from the Boers.
Letter from Charles, 10th Duke of Marlborough to WSC, on South Africa.
F Tebbitt (an old Natal Colonist) to WSC, on the use of balloons against the Boers in South Africa.
Letter from G E Ross to WSC, sending "lines on the relief of Ladysmith".
Letter from Effie Thomas to WSC, on South Africa.
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