Archival records from Before the war, after the war: preserving history in Sierra Leone (EAP284)

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  • Liberated African Department [1808-1847]

    This collection contains two series: the Register of Liberated Africans (lists of Africans liberated from slave ships by the British Royal Navy between 1808 and 1845) and Letter Books (miscellaneous correspondence between 1820 and 1847) kept by the Liberat ... Collection Ref: EAP284/1
  • Sierra Leone Register of Births [1857-1893]

    This collection contains digital images of one of the bound volumes (volume 5) of the Register of Births (Freetown) created by the Government Secretariat of Sierra Leone. Although approximately 56 bound volumes are identified in the Listing Form in the Sie ... Collection Ref: EAP284/2
  • John Clarkson's Letterbook and Journal [1791-1792]

    Bound volume of manuscript journal of Lieutenant John Clarkson, R.N. Governor of Sierra Leone, 1792. Original material: 1 bound volume, 1791-1792. ... Collection Ref: EAP284/3
  • Sierra Leone Treaties and Agreements [1788-1871]

    Treaty with ''King of Sierra Leone''. Various treaties and agreements signed with chiefs and others of the colony an protectorate of Sierra Leone--dating from 1788 to 1871--have been surveyed. The listing form in the Sierra Leone Public Archives identifies ... Collection Ref: EAP284/4
  • Sierra Leone Manuscript Orders [c 1791]

    Manuscript Orders from the Directors of the Sierra Leone Company. Original material: 1 bound volume, c 1791. ... Collection Ref: EAP284/5
  • Liberated African Department; Register 1814-1815; Nos 4,684 - 7,507

    This is a list of 2,823 Africans liberated from slave ships by the British Royal Navy between 1814 and 1815. These were among the earliest African individuals affected by the implementation of British suppression policies following abolition in 1807. The l ... File Ref: EAP284/1/1
  • Liberated African Department; Letterbook; 1820-1826; Vol. 1

    Miscellaneous correspondence with residents in the Colony of Sierra Leone from 1820 to 1826. Table of Content identifies items such as correspondence from Chief Superintendant of Captured Negroes Office, ships' pursers, proclamations of emancipation, death ... File Ref: EAP284/1/2
  • Births Vol. 5; District Freetown; 9th October 1863-4th December 1864

    Birth Register, Volume 5: Lists births by name, sex, names of parents, including maiden name of mothers, occupation of father, signature and residence of informant and date from 9th October 1863-4th December 1864 for the District of Freetown. Original mate ... File Ref: EAP284/2/1
  • Manuscript Journal of Lieut. John Clarkson, R.N. Governor of Sierra Leone - 1792

    Bound volume of manuscript letterbook and journal of Lieutenant John Clarkson, R.N. Governor of Sierra Leone, 1792. Original material: 1 bound volume, 1791-1792. The paper is brittle with most of the edges breaking off. The paper is very acidic and there i ... File Ref: EAP284/3/1
  • Treaty from 1788

    Treaty with ''King of Sierra Leone''. Original material: 8 loose folios in plastic, 1788. The paper is brittle with most of the edges breaking off. The paper is very acidic and there is some mould and mildew damage. There is iron gall from the ink. Three p ... File Ref: EAP284/4/1
  • Autographs (Manuscript Orders from the Directors of the Sierra Leone Company) 1791

    Orders and regulations from the Directors of the Sierra Leone Company to the Superintendant and Council for the Settlement. Original material: 1 bound volume, c 1791. The binding is in poor condition with many loose folios. There is iron gall damage and fo ... File Ref: EAP284/5/1