2 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Africa, West--Description and travel.

  1. Andrew H. Foote papers, 1822-1890

    1,000 items ; 11 containers plus 1 oversize ; 4.4 linear feet ; 5 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer. Correspondence, letterbooks, manuscript of "Africa and the American Flag" (1854), journals, logbooks, miscellaneous ships' records, and other papers relating principally to Foote's naval career, trade with Japan, missionaries in Hawaii, Civil War naval actions, and Foote's personal life. Also includes a journal, 1845-1847, kept by Madison Rush on a cruise from New York to China...

  2. Hugh H. Smythe and Mabel M. Smythe papers, circa 1895-1997

    36,500 items ; 105 containers plus 1 classified ; 42 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Diplomats, educators, and scholars. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, photographs, reports, writings, subject files and other papers relating to the Smythes’ ambassadorships to Cameroon, Malta, and Syria and their work on African and African-American issues with a variety of organizations and educational institutions.

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