Catalogue description Colonial Office: High Commission for South Africa, Original Correspondence

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Reference: CO 417
Title: Colonial Office: High Commission for South Africa, Original Correspondence
Description:

This series contains correspondence relating to the High Commission territories of Basutoland, the Bechuanaland Protectorate and Swaziland, and to those neighbours with which the High Commissioner conducted relations - chiefly German South-West Africa, Portuguese East Africa, the Union of South Africa and its predecessors, and the British South Africa Company as administrator of Rhodesia.

Date: 1884-1925
Related material:

For later correspondence relating to Rhodesia, see:

CO 767

CO 795

For later correspondence see DO 9

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Creator:

Colonial Office, High Commissioner for South Africa, 1880-1925

Physical description: 716 volume(s)
Access conditions: Subject to 30 year closure
Unpublished finding aids:

For registers of this correspondence see CO 545 For the register of out-letters whose drafts are attached to this correspondence see CO 546

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