RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
Alt Ref NoBell 98
Extent311 ff.
Date1950 - 1956
DescriptionCorrespondence and papers on Africa, with particular reference to the following subjects:

The Central African Federation, 1951-3 (ff.1-172). Includes reports of conferences on proposals for federation, papers of the Africa Bureau, responses from churchmen in central Africa, and from the Church of Scotland.

Correspondence with Arthur Guy Clutton Brock, with report on the St. Faith's Mission Farm in Southern Rhodesia, 1954-5 (ff.173-80).
Criticism of inequalities in the criminal justice system in Rhodesia and Nyasaland, 1955-6 (ff.181-217).
Succession to the chieftainship of the Bamangwato tribe, and the banishment of Tshekedi and Seretse Khama from Bechuanaland, 1950-2 (ff.218-285). Correspondents include Tshekedi Khama, with his account of his relationship with his nephew, Seretse Khama, and Patrick Gordon Walker, commonwealth secretary.
Chief Hosea Kutako of South West Africa refused permission to visit England to give an address in St. Paul's Cathedral, 1952 (ff.281-5).
Mau Mau atrocities and Christian rehabilitation in Kenya, 1953 (ff.286-302). Correspondents include Geoffrey Fisher, archbishop of Canterbury.
The deportation of Kabaka Mutesa II from Buganda, 1954 (ff.303-11).
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