Manuscript Collections

Jameson Papers

Papers of James Sligo JAMESON (1856-1888), naturalist

  • one box of material, relating especially to the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition (1886-1890)
  • the material includes correspondence, diaries, notebooks and drawings
  • the papers have not yet been catalogued in detail

Related Resources

Collections of objects: Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford

National Register of Archives: Jameson, James Sligo (1856-1888) Soldier and Traveller Link to record (external site)

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography: Jameson, James Sligo (1856-1888), naturalist and traveller in Africa Link to article (external site)

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