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Gold mining

 Subject
Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

 Sub-Series

Ashanti Goldfields, 1938 - 1974

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SPRS 3/1
Scope and Contents

Papers relating to ELS's chairmanship (and later life presidency) of Ashanti Goldfields Corporation Limited, Gold Coast [later Ghana], and its allied companies, including the gold-mining Bibiani (1927) Limited, the Ashanti-Obuasi Trading Company and the West African Finance Corporation. Includes papers on the economic and political situation in Ghana.

Dates: 1938 - 1974
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 File

Journal, 1947-01 - 1947-03-18

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SPRS 5/48
Scope and Contents

Journal of ELS's visit to South Africa and the mines of the Ashanti Goldfields Corporation Limited, Gold Coast [later Ghana].

Dates: 1947-01 - 1947-03-18
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 File

Papers and statistics on gold in British Guiana, 1933

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 8/3
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The bulk of the collection consists of the papers of Lord Hailes as Governor-General and Commander-in-Chief of the Federation of the West Indies, 1958-1962, showing, in fascinating detail, the working out of this experiment in federation. There are numerous papers relating to Lord Hailes's long tenure of office as Assistant, Deputy Chief, and finally Chief, Whip and these include many letters from his fellow Conservatives showing the high esteem in which they held him.Amongst the...
Dates: 1933
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Individual closures of files are indicated in the catalogue.

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