Archival records from Nineteenth century documents of the Sierra Leone Public Archives (EAP443)

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  • Copy of letters and return of stores and paylist of liberated African [1831...

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/1
    Description: This volume includes letters, itemised returns of stores and pay lists of Liberated Africans. The letters refer to individuals intending to get married, articles required for use in the Liberated African settlements, collection of taxes, infor ...
  • Liberated African Department; Charlotte Book [1885-1891]

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/2
    Description: The first fourteen pages of this letter book are blank. The main subject discussed in the letters is the administration of the school in Charlotte village. The letters include reference to pupils, as well as goods required for the running of t ...
  • Liberated African Department; Charlotte School [Mar 1882-Dec 1891]

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/3
    Description: This volume contains a series of letters between Lydia Nottidge (responsible for running the school) and the Colonial Secretary and Treasurer. The main subject of the letters is the administration of the Liberated African School in Charlotte v ...
  • Liberated African Department; Daily State Book [1849]

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/4
    Description: This volume contains a daily account of the number of Liberated Africans under the charge of the Liberated Department between 1 January 1849 and 11 September 1849. Men, women, boys, girls are listed separately. The lists also contain informati ...
  • Liberated African Dept; Index-10 letters received [22 Feb 1834-26 Sep 1836]

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/5
    Description: This volume is an index of the letters received by the Liberated African Department. The volume contains information on the date of receipt, the subject of the letter, and the name of the person who wrote the letter. The topics referred to are ...
  • Liberated African Department; Miscellaneous return book [1826-1834]

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/6
    Description: This volume is an index to the Miscellaneous Return Book. The main subject of the volume is the administrative activities of the Liberated African Department. There are accounts relating to the number of Liberated Africans under the charge of ...
  • Liberated African Department; Miscellaneous return book [1829-1834]

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/7
    Description: The main subject of this volume is the provision of supplies for the colony of Sierra Leone. This volume records the articles sent to the Liberated African Department and the stores received. The lists are standardized and the content is arran ...
  • Liberated African Department; Miscellaneous return book [1834-1838]

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/8
    Description: The first few pages of this volume are blank. This volume contains financial accounts of the Liberated African Department. The volume contains information about the salaries of employees of the Liberated African Department. It also provides in ...
  • Liberated African Department; Return [1845-1861]

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/9
    Description: The main subject of this volume is on the administrative activities of the Liberated African Department. The document presents accounts such as the Return of the Establishment of the Liberated African Department in the Colony of Sierra Leone, ...
  • Liberated African Miscellaneous; Return book [1839-1844]

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/10
    Description: The main subject of this volume is the administration of the Liberated African Department. It records queries and observations on the accounts of different districts of Sierra Leone. The volume also contains returns of the number of Liberated ...
  • Court of Commission for the Recovery of Small Debts [15 Sep 1838-18 Jan 1840]

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/11
    Description: This volume contains details of cases relating to the recovery of small debts, and includes information on Liberated Africans, Europeans, and Nova Scotian and Jamaican Maroon settlers. Information is provided on the names of the defendant and ...
  • Mountain District Magistrate Court Records [5 Nov 1844-26 Sep 1846]

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/12
    Description: This volume contains details of cases heard in the Magistrates Court for the Mountain District of Sierra Leone. The cases dealt with before the court relate to a variety of offences, including theft, fighting and the failure to fence lots of l ...
  • Police Court Record Book of Courts Held at Waterloo [10 Aug 1895-20 Mar 1896]

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/13
    Description: This volume contains detailed records of cases heard at the Police Court in Waterloo in the Eastern District. The cases relate to a variety of offences, including threatening behaviour, theft and assault and abuse. Information is provided on t ...
  • Register of Escaped Slaves [1875-1884]

    File Ref: EAP443/1/1/14
    Description: This volume lists individuals who had escaped from slavery in the colony’s hinterland. The volume includes information on the name, age, sex, and nationality of individuals. The ‘remarks’ column contains information relating to the circumstanc ...
  • Register of alien children in the colony of Sierra Leone

    File Ref: EAP443/1/2/1
    Description: The volume is an index of names. It is in alphabetical order and presents the name and number assigned to the person and alien children. After 11 pages the information is modified and shows just “Person & Alien” and the “page” was replaced by ...