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Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents The Correspondence to Sir Archibald Geikie: Alexander Henry Green to Edward Townley Hardman sub-series consists of:
- 32 letters, alphabetically arranged (1855-1901)
- 2 letters from Valentine Ball (1894)
Material relating to Tours of Duty with Colonial Medical Service, in Sierra Leone and Solomon Islands
Scope and Contents The main body of the collection is correspondence from Dr. James D. Macgregor to his family in Scotland (but also to/from others) from both Sierra Leone and the Solomon Islands. The letters are largely in aerogramme form but there are also letters in conventional form with the original stamped and franked envelopes, as well as illustrative postcards and occasional ephemera. The content of the correspondence is largely descriptive of the locations and the work involved there, and to a degree...