Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)JC10/2/1/1-17
TitleColonial Office papers relating to the South African crisis and the Jameson Raid
Extent17 items
DescriptionCorrespondence and copy correspondence between Colonial, Foreign Office and fellow Government officials relating to events preceding Jameson Raid [activities of British South African police]; the Raid itself and the conduct of individuals involved; with memoranda and extracts from Government publications
Including /2-10 Colonial Office memoranda [including typescript copies] entitled 'Concentration and composition of Dr Jameson's force'; 'Dr Jameson's expedition'; 'Negotiations with the South African Republic respecting the surrendering of Dr Jameson's force and the position of the Johannesburgers'; 'The sequel of Johannesburg'; 'News of Dr Jameson's expedition and steps taken to repudiate and recall him'; 'Action of Sir Jacobus de Wet' [British Agent in South African Republic, 1890-1896]; /17 Government publication, 'Letter from Sir J. A. de Wet relative to his retirement, together with other correspondence', C. 8164, 1896
Access StatusOpen


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