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South Africa (nation)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 3607 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), 25 Dec 1927

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/153/148-150
Scope and Contents

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.

Dates: 25 Dec 1927
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 15 Sep 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/159/28
Scope and Contents

Reprint from the "African World": interview on the political situation in South Africa given by Sir Abe Bailey. Sent with CHAR 2/159/27.

Dates: 15 Sep 1928
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), Nov 1897

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/19/1-21
Scope and Contents

Article, Our Account with the Boers, [typescript (carbon copy), with manuscript amendments by ? WSC].

Dates: Nov 1897
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [c 1900]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/19/22-28
Scope and Contents

Article on the Boer War, [typescript (carbon copy)].

Dates: [c 1900]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 13 Jun 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/19/29
Scope and Contents

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].

Dates: 13 Jun 1900
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), Mar 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/19/31
Scope and Contents

Printed maps of the Boer positions at Spion Kop [South Africa] with annotations, and first edition map of Harrismith.

Dates: Mar 1900
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 30 Nov 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/23/18-19
Scope and Contents

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".

Dates: 30 Nov 1899
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 15 Nov 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/23/20
Scope and Contents

Extract from report of D Horsley, Locomotive Instructor, on damage to the armoured train, [typescript copy].

Dates: 15 Nov 1899
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 15 Nov 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/23/21-23
Scope and Contents

Letter from J W Shores, Engineer-in-Chief, Estcourt, to General Manager of Railways, on the capture of the armoured train, [typescript copy].

Dates: 15 Nov 1899
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 16 Nov 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/23/24
Scope and Contents

Note in Afrikaans on the capture of the armoured train.

Dates: 16 Nov 1899
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 28 Nov 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/23/25
Scope and Contents

Letter from P J Joubert to F W Reitz, advising against WSC's release from captivity, [in Afrikaans].

Dates: 28 Nov 1899
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 13 Dec 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/23/26-29
Scope and Contents

Search Warrant following WSC's escape from the Boers, with photograph taken in Egypt, 1898 [in Afrikaans, with translation].

Dates: 13 Dec 1899
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 15 Dec 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/23/30
Scope and Contents

Description of WSC, following his escape from the Boers [in Afrikaans].

Dates: 15 Dec 1899
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 20 Dec 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/23/31-33
Scope and Contents

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].

Dates: 20 Dec 1899
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 28 Dec 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/23/34-35
Scope and Contents

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].

Dates: 28 Dec 1899
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 20 Dec 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/23/36-37
Scope and Contents

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].

Dates: 20 Dec 1899
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 07 Oct 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/23/38
Scope and Contents

License for Mr E F Knight to act as a War Correspondent for the Morning Post in South Africa, issued by the War Office.

Dates: 07 Oct 1899
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/23/39
Scope and Contents

War Office Rules for Newspaper Correspondents at the Seat of War.

Dates: 1889
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [1900]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/23/40
Scope and Contents

Diary of H M S Tartar's Naval Brigade in South Africa, 29 October 1899 - 23 October 1900 [31 pp].

Dates: [1900]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 19 Jan 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/25/1-2
Scope and Contents

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".

Dates: 19 Jan 1900
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 19 Jan 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/25/3-4
Scope and Contents

Letter from Sir William Garstin to WSC, thanks for gift of copy of The River War and on WSC's escape from the Boers.

Dates: 19 Jan 1900
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 25 Feb 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/25/6
Scope and Contents

Letter from Charles, 10th Duke of Marlborough to WSC, on South Africa.

Dates: 25 Feb 1900
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Mar 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/25/8
Scope and Contents

F Tebbitt (an old Natal Colonist) to WSC, on the use of balloons against the Boers in South Africa.

Dates: 23 Mar 1900
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 03 Apr 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/25/9
Scope and Contents

Letter from G E Ross to WSC, sending "lines on the relief of Ladysmith".

Dates: 03 Apr 1900
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 14 May 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/25/11
Scope and Contents

Letter from Effie Thomas to WSC, on South Africa.

Dates: 14 May 1900
Conditions Governing Access: Open

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