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Overview of the Baron Francis Wallace Grenfell typescript: Lord Grenfell's letters to his family
2005C21  
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Baron Francis Wallace Grenfell typescript: Lord Grenfell's letters to his family
    Dates: undated
    Collection Number: 2005C21
    Creator: Grenfell, Francis Wallace Grenfell, Baron, 1841-1925.
    Collection Size: 1 volume(1 manuscript box) (0.4 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Typed transcripts of letters, 1863-1897, relating to the Kaffir Wars and Zulu War in South Africa, and to the revolt of the Mahdi in the Sudan. Annotated by Lord Grenfell. Includes subsequent related correspondence.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Access to audio recordings, video recordings, or motion picture material requires at least two weeks advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Baron Francis Wallace Grenfell typescript: Lord Grenfell's letters to his family, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2005.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    Field marshal, British army; sirdar, Egyptian army, 1885-1892.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Typed transcripts of letters, 1863-1897, relating to the Kaffir Wars and Zulu War in South Africa, and to the revolt of the Mahdi in the Sudan. Annotated by Lord Grenfell. Includes subsequent related correspondence.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Great Britain. Army Officers.
    Zulu War, 1879.
    Great Britain History, Military.
    South Africa History Frontier Wars, 1811-1878.
    Egypt History British occupation, 1882-1936.
    Sudan History 1881-1899.