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Livingstone, David, (1813-1873), explorer and missionary

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Surname: Livingstone
Forenames: David
Gender: Male
Date: 1813-1873
History: Missionary and explorer
Biography: ODNB link for Livingstone, David (1813-1873), explorer and missionary
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P276176 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P130397 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for David Livingstone
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1859-1883: Zambesi Expedition
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Library and Archives
letters and notebooks
Livingstone Museum
See Clendennen & Cunningham, David Livingstone: a catalogue of documents, 1979
1841-87: corresp and papers
London University: School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
NRA 17234 World Mission
1849-71: letters and MSS
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
1852-1902: corresp with HM Stanley
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
1825-1874: misc papers incl misc corresp, diaries, notebooks, maps, journals and manuscripts
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
1840-73: corresp, diaries and papers
National Archives of Zimbabwe
See Guide to historical MSS in National Archives of Rhodesia
1850-73: corresp and papers
Royal Geographical Society
See HMC Private papers of British diplomats 1782-1900, 1985
1846-73: letters and notebooks
David Livingstone Centre
See M Cox, Exploring Scottish History (2nd edition, 1999)
1844-72: letters to his wife, daughter and others
British Library, Manuscript Collections
misc MSS
Strathclyde University Archives
See ASLIB Directory of Literary and Historical Collections 1993
1854-55: letters (21) to Edmund Gabriel
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1858-69: letters to Sir John Kirk
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
1857-65: letters
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 7132 Wilberforce