Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C A6 O22
TitleSmith, Lieut. George Shergold
Extent26 docs.
DescriptionLeader of the mission 1876-1877: Zanzibar 1876; Mpwapwa, Unyanyembe, Ukerewe Island, Rubaga, Kagei, Ukerewe Island 1877
/1-23 Letters 1876-1877 including:
/7a-b Report from F. Holmwood of his exploration of the Kingani river, with map of river 1876;
/17a-b Letters from Kabak Mutesa (written by Dallington Scorpion) 1877;
/19a-b Letters from J. Morton, Kagei, Oct 1877 with "list of expenditure in cloth and beads for food, tribute etc. of a small caravan from Sadani to Kagei" 10 Mar - 22 Sep 1877;
/21 Includes copy of diary 15-27 Oct 1877;
/22a Notes and sketches on customs, buildings, clothes, furniture etc. 1877;
/22b Eight sketches of the south shore of Lake Victoria 1877;

/24 Journal [includes notes of weather and temperatures] 5 Nov - 4 Dec 1877;
/25 Letter to mother giving account of exploration of the Simeyu and Ruwana rivers Oct 1877;
/26 Letter enclosing meteorological observations Oct and Dec 1877
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