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A fascinating new study in which John McAleer explores the maritime gateway to Asia around the Cape of Good Hope and its critical role in the establishment, consolidation and maintenance of the British Empire in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Situated at the centre of a maritime chain that connected seas and continents, this gateway bridged the Atlantic and Indian Oceans, which, with its commercial links and strategic requirements, formed a global web that reflected the development of the British Empire in the period. The book examines how contemporaries perceived, understood and represented this area; the ways in which it worked as an alternative hub of empire, enabling the movement of people, goods, and ideas, as well as facilitating information and intelligence exchanges; and the networks of administration, security and control that helped to cement British imperial power.

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Contents

  • Conselho Ultramarino (CU), Moçambique (Moç.): Papers and correspondence

  • GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.1,2. Letters from the Cape Colony

  • GB 0162 Micr.Afr.511. George, Lord Macartney correspondence

  • MSS.Afr.t.2– Afr.t.4*. George, Lord Macartney correspondence

  • MS. Eng.c.2742–4. Howden papers

  • MS.052. Henry Dundas correspondence

  • MS.053. Sir Roger Curtis journals

  • MS.059. Sir Thomas Reynell journal

  • MS.060. Francis Dundas memoranda

  • MS.061. George, Lord Macartney papers

  • MS.062. Robert Brooke papers

  • MS.063. George, Lord Macartney papers

  • MS.310. Home Popham, ‘Thoughts of the Naval, Military, Commercial and Colonial Importation of the Cape of Good Hope, with Suggestions for affording Relief to the Distressed and Unemployed Peasantry of Ireland’, c.1816

  • MS.507. Printed proclamation, 30 January 1824

  • Add. MS 13456–13457, 13784–13785, 13787. Wellesley papers: Correspondence and papers of Richard Wellesley, 2nd Earl of Mornington; Marquess Wellesley

  • Add. MS 18126–18127. ‘Notes upon the history, geography, religion, etc., of Madagascar, by M. de Froberville’

  • Add. MS 30097. Memoranda of Sir Robert Wilson, on the Cape of Good Hope, Madeira, St Salvador or Bahia, and St. Helena, with a journal and other papers relating to his services at the Cape of Good Hope, 1805–6

  • Add. MS 33980. Letters addressed to Sir Joseph Banks

  • Add. MS 37847, 37884. Windham papers: Official and private correspondence and papers of William Windham, Secretary at War

  • Add. MS 38226. Liverpool papers: Official correspondence of Charles Jenkinson, Baron Hawkesbury (1786), 1st Earl of Liverpool (1796)

  • Add. MS 38346. Liverpool papers: Official papers of Charles Jenkinson, Baron Hawkesbury (1786), 1st Earl of Liverpool (1796)

  • Add. MS 40100–40102. Letters and papers from the correspondence of Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville, Secretary of State, 1791–1801, First Lord of the Admiralty, 1804–5

  • Add. MS 42071. Hamilton and Greville papers: Correspondence and papers of the Honourable Charles Francis Greville

  • Add. MS 46119–46120. Thompson papers

  • Add. MS 47014. Egmont papers: Correspondence and papers of John Perceval, Viscount Perceval, 2nd Earl of Egmont

  • Add. MS 75834, 75856. Althorp papers: Correspondence and papers of George John Spencer, Viscount Althorp, 2nd Earl Spencer

  • Egerton MS 3499. Carmarthen-Leeds papers: Correspondence and papers chiefly of Francis Godolphin Osborne, Marquess of Carmarthen, 5th Duke of Leeds, Foreign Secretary 1783–91

  • LAdd/211–215, 1114–28. Letters Additional Collection

  • D HUD. Huddleston family papers

  • D LONS. Lowther family papers

  • A24. Sir James Craig papers

  • A30. Sir Robert Harland correspondence

  • A51. ‘Historie van de Kaap zeer Krachtig 1795’

  • A124. Sir Charles Tyler journal

  • A139. W. S. Van Ryneveld, ‘Criminal Claim and Conclusion made and demanded by the Fiscal versus Marthinus Prinsloo and his Accomplices’, 29 August 1800

  • A81. J. F. L. Greevestein, ‘Journal of the Voyage of the Zephir and Havik’, 1789–93

  • A88. George, Lord Macartney papers

  • A154. George Forster correspondence

  • A162. Sir Albemarle Bertie correspondence

  • A270. William Edmeades journal

  • A343. William John Burchell papers

  • A557. Lady Anne Barnard correspondence

  • A574. Sir George Yonge correspondence

  • A666–8. George, Lord Macartney papers

  • A733–6. George, Lord Macartney correspondence, notebooks

  • A737. Robert Brooke correspondence

  • 152 M/C. Addington papers: Political and personal papers of Henry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth

  • AMS5440. Correspondence from the archive of John Baker Holroyd, Earl of Sheffield

  • DT2042. [John Bruce], ‘Sketches of the Political and Commercial History of the Cape of Good Hope’, c.1796

  • 16M97/2/25. Diary of John White in India and the East, 1801–2

  • 31M70. George Tierney correspondence

  • 38M49/5/61. Wickham family papers

  • DE/B472. Family papers of the Calvert family of Furneux Pelham

  • D/1–17. Minutes and memoranda of general committees: Minutes of the Committee of Correspondence

  • E/1. General Correspondence: Home correspondence

  • E/4. General Correspondence: Correspondence with India

  • F/1. Board of Control: Board minutes

  • F/2. Board of Control: Home Correspondence

  • F/4. General Correspondence: Board’s collections

  • G/9. Factory Records: Cape of Good Hope factory records

  • G/32. Factory Records: St Helena factory records

  • G/40. Factory Records: Miscellaneous factory records

  • H. Home miscellaneous series

  • L/PS/1. Political and Secret Department: Political and Secret Department Committee minutes

  • O. Biographical series

  • P. Proceedings

  • 1966–02–07. Pay Warrant book, 1807

  • 1998–08–23. George Moore: Correspondence

  • ADM 1. Admiralty, and Ministry of Defence, Navy Department: Correspondence and papers

  • ADM 2. Admiralty Board: Out-letters

  • CO 49/1. War and Colonial Department and Colonial Office: Cape of Good Hope Colony (Cape Colony), entry books

  • CO 54/22. War and Colonial Department and Colonial Office: Ceylon, original correspondence, despatches

  • CO 77/25. War and Colonial Department and Colonial Office: East Indies, Secretary of State, original correspondence

  • CO 167/34. War and Colonial Department and Colonial Office: Missions to Madagascar

  • CO 267/9. War and Colonial Department and Colonial Office: Sierra Leone, Secretary of State, original correspondence

  • FO 63/58. Foreign Office: General correspondence, Portugal

  • HO 42/7. Home Office: Domestic correspondence

  • PRO 30/8. William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham, papers: Correspondence of William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham and Lady Hester (Grenville) his wife

  • SP 89/87/158. Secretaries of State: State Papers Foreign, Portugal

  • WO 1. Secretary-at-War, Secretary of State for War, and Commander-in-Chief: In-letters and Miscellaneous Papers

  • GD 51. Melville papers

  • MSS 11065, 11622, 11683. Minto Papers: Correspondence and papers relating to India and the Far East

  • MSB 252. Samuel Hudson diaries

  • CHN. Christian family papers: Sir Hugh Cloberry Christian papers

  • MID. Middleton papers: Sir Charles Middleton, 1st Baron Barham, papers

  • SAN. Sandwich papers: Papers relating to John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich (First Lord of the Admiralty), 1718–92

  • P/16. Thomas Pennant, ‘Outlines of the Globe’

  • Mi 2 F. Admiral Sir Nesbit Josiah Willoughby papers

  • D572. Macartney papers

  • D2431–3. Caledon papers

  • D3030. Castlereagh papers

  • FOR. William Forsyth papers

  • WJB. William John Burchell papers

  • BR19/1. Broadlands papers

  • WP1/175/9. Wellington papers

  • A455. Dundas papers

  • CO 3885. Colonial Office papers

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