Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)DA44/3
TitleNewspaper and press cuttings
Extent3 vols and 6 files
DescriptionPress cutting albums, and loose cuttings, either compiled or collected by Herbert Tugwell, from local, national, and international presses including 'The Lagos Weekly Record', 'The African Mail', 'The Times', 'The Telegraph', 'The Guardian', 'The Liverpool Daily Post', 'The Yorkshire Daily Post', and 'The Temperance Chronicle'; the cuttings relate to general West African affairs, most especially the liquor traffic question and Herbert Tugwell's libel case, missionary and CMS affairs including Tugwell's attempts to establish a mission in Gierko, Hausaland, matters of topical importance such as slavery in Zanzibar, and personal concerns such as Tugwell's retirement from Africa; includes press cuttings obtained from Durrant's Press Cutting agency
ArrangementArranged in chronological order
Access StatusOpen
Physical DescriptionDue to the fragile state of the loose press cuttings, readers should only consult the preservation photocopies available in the bound fascicule


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