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South Africa (nation)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 3607 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), 03 Apr [1900]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/75/1-2
Scope and Contents

Letter from [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales](Marlborough House [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he thanks her for her letter and photographs from Durban [South Africa]; commends her work with the hospital ship Maine and says that he is sure that all the officers will fall in love with her; describes his visits to hospitals; and comments on the Duke of Norfolk's "plucky" decision to go to South Africa in a subordinate position.

Dates: 03 Apr [1900]
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), 05 Jun 1903

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/78/9-10
Scope and Contents

Letter from Eugenie Hibbard (East Franklin, Vermont Hills [United States]) to Mrs West [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which she thanks her for ensuring that the "sisters" [those involved with the hospital ship Maine] received the Queen's medal and asks her for a photograph.

Dates: 05 Jun 1903
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), 11 Feb 1901

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/30/1-3
Scope and Contents

Letter from Sir Walter Hely-Hutchinson, Governor of Natal, to WSC, on South African affairs and the post-war settlement.

Dates: 11 Feb 1901
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 12 Feb 1901

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/30/4-5
Scope and Contents

Letter from Sir Walter Hely-Hutchinson, Governor of Natal, South Africa, to WSC, enclosing printed lecture by Hely-Hutchinson on "Natal: Its Resources and Capabilities", to the London Chamber of Commerce, 6 June 1898.

Dates: 12 Feb 1901
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 25 Feb 1901

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/30/6
Scope and Contents

Letter from Harry Laing to WSC, thanks for cheque, and account of life as a prisoner of the Boers.

Dates: 25 Feb 1901
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 04 May 1901

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/30/7
Scope and Contents

Letter from Harry Laing to WSC, on life as a prisoner of the Boers.

Dates: 04 May 1901
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 06 Feb 1901

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/30/9-15
Scope and Contents

Letter from Sir Alfred Milner to WSC, on South Africa.

Dates: 06 Feb 1901
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [1901]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/30/16-17
Scope and Contents

Letter from W L Rickard to WSC, enclosing 10s Mafeking Siege Note.

Dates: [1901]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [c 1912]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/30/18-32
Scope and Contents

Account by WSC of his escape from the Boers [typescript with ms amendments by WSC, on Admiralty notepaper, probably drafted in connection with a libel action against William Blackwood & Sons, heard on 20 May 1912].

Dates: [c 1912]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), Apr 1901

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/30/33
Scope and Contents

Leaflet advertising WSC's lecture, The [Boer] War as I Saw It, in the Assembly Rooms, Jarratt Street, Hull, on 24 April, containing biographical notes on WSC; a synopsis of the lecture; and extracts from reports in the national press on the lecture.

Dates: Apr 1901
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 02 Oct 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/33/53-54
Scope and Contents

Particulars of eight watches presented by WSC to Dr James Gillespie, J R Addams, J D Dewsnap, Joe McKenna, Joe McHenry, Charles A Burnham, Ellen David and Ada Blunden, "in recognition of their timely help afforded him in his escape from Pretoria".

Dates: 02 Oct 1902
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 20 Jan 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/34/5-14
Scope and Contents

Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, South Africa, to WSC, on South Africa. Stating "if we could incorporate these Boers into the Empire, we should be doing a vast deal more for the future of our race and language, than by assimilating a million Johannesburg Jews. They have first class natural ability, and their brains, having lain fallow for about 200 years, will, like virgin soil produce magnificent crops".

Dates: 20 Jan 1902
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Feb 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/34/15-19
Scope and Contents

Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC, on South Africa.

Dates: 23 Feb 1902
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Mar 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/34/30-31
Scope and Contents

Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC, on South Africa, and on Lord Kitchener "he disliked you as a soldier; as an MP or Pressman he would look on you without any sort of prejudice. You may, I know, rely absolutely on receiving no petty annoyance at his hands".

Dates: 23 Mar 1902
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 30 Mar 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/34/32-33
Scope and Contents

Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC, on South Africa,.

Dates: 30 Mar 1902
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 05 Apr 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/34/34-38
Scope and Contents

Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC, on South Africa, enclosing "advice to a young diplomat from an old soldier".

Dates: 05 Apr 1902
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 18 Apr 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/34/39-46
Scope and Contents

Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC on South Africa.

Dates: 18 Apr 1902
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 20 May 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/34/47-57
Scope and Contents

Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, South Africa to WSC, enclosing copy of letter to Lord Roberts, 18 May 1902, on the end of the Boer War.

Dates: 20 May 1902
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 24 May 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/34/58-62
Scope and Contents

Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC on South Africa.

Dates: 24 May 1902
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 31 May 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/34/63-66
Scope and Contents

Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton to WSC, on the peace Settlement in South Africa.

Dates: 31 May 1902
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 08 Jun 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/34/67-72
Scope and Contents

Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC, Enclosing extract from letter from Hamilton to Lord Roberts, on the peace settlement in South Africa.

Dates: 08 Jun 1902
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 24 Jan 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/34/73-79
Scope and Contents

Letter from M Astley Shute to WSC enclosing photographs: Mr Howard's house, 4" x 3" b/w Mr Howard outside office, 3" x 4" b/w The Mine [where WSC hid from the Boers] 4" x 3" b/w.

Dates: 24 Jan 1902
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 29 Nov 1903

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/40/1-2
Scope and Contents

Letter from Captain S A Anderson to WSC, on the situation in South Africa, particularly on the treatment of the Colonial Corps, enclosing letter of introduction from J R Addams, dated 25 June 1903.

Dates: 29 Nov 1903
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 25 Jul 1903

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/40/9
Scope and Contents

Letter from Captain H S Scott-Harden to WSC on Somaliland [later Somalia].

Dates: 25 Jul 1903
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 27 Jul 1903

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/40/10
Scope and Contents

Letter from Captain H S Scott-Harden to WSC.

Dates: 27 Jul 1903
Conditions Governing Access: Open

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