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Level:
file
Dates:
circa 1871
Size:
1 item (Manuscripts (document genre), 8.5 x 10.75 in.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Apparently Stanley's response to an award received by him. Describes his expedition to find Livingstone, acknowledges his debt to previous explorers Burton and Speke, states that the country he explored was now open to traders to reap "the rich harvest of ivory which avail them in the far interior," and gives some of his impressions of Livingstone.

Level:
file
Dates:
1877
Size:
8 items (Correspondence; Documentary photographs, 5 x 8 in. - 8.5 x 11 in.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Includes two handwritten letters from Stanley to Edward Levy-Lawson dated 17 August 1877(6 pages on three folded sheets) and 16 September 1877 (3 pages on one folded sheet), a memorandum on Charles Blandy's printed stationery, signed by Stanley and dated 17 October 1877; a letter to Stanley from J. L. Clifford Smith expressing admiration for Stanle...

Level:
file
Dates:
1887 November 17 - 1891 May 9
Size:
4 items (Correspondence, 4.5 x 7 in. - 8 x 13 in.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Includes: from Camp at Ibiviri, 17 November 1887, regarding stores; from Ford Bodo Ibiviri, 31 March 1888, informing Nelson of his appointment as Commander of the Fort; from Camp, 31 July 1888, regarding stores and complaints; from York, 9 May 1891, regarding a letter of reference sent to Sir William Mackinnon.

Level:
file
Dates:
1889 October 2
Size:
1 item (Manuscripts (document genre), 4.25 x 7.75 in.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

A postscript to an autograph letter signed by Captain William Grant Stairs (1863-1892) to Alexander Mackay (1849-1890), the Scottish missionary whom Stanley called the second Livingstone, about the payment of seven named porters "who followed us to this place and did full work." Stanley also requests payment to two others, one "To the bearer of you...

Level:
file
Dates:
1885 June 21
Size:
1 item (Correspondence, 5 x 7 in.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Stanley discusses the use of railway systems in the Congo.

Level:
file
Dates:
1897 September 29 - 1898 January 18
Size:
8 items (Correspondence, 5 x 8 in. or smaller.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

All refer to the series of letters Stanley wrote during his South African trip and which were first published in the periodical "South Africa" and afterwards published as a book. One of the letters was written on board the S.S. Moor of the Union Steamship Company, on 29 December 1897, while en route back to England.

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