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Colonial Office

In the following list, when a class number after a title is repeated with no further numbers, the entire class is held. However, if the class number is followed by a forward slash "/", this indicates that only the volumes specified after the slash are held. For example, "BT.90/1-26" indicates Stanford holds volumes 1-26 from Department of Overseas Trade record class 90.

Most citations are accompanied by information indicating where the class is indexed, listed, etc.

  • INDEX - detailed index to documents
  • GUIDE - very broad indicator of categories of documents, usually chronological
  • LIST - listing of documents as filmed
  • CALENDAR - synopsis of documents
The following Stanford library location designations are used:
  • SSRC (Green Library Social Sciences Resource Center Reading Room)
  • SSRC-FICHE (Green Library Social Sciences Resource Cntr Microforms)
  • BRIT (Green Library British Documents stacks-Jonsson Library)
  • STACKS (Green Library general collections stacks)
  • IC (Green Library Information Center)
  • MEDIA (Green Library Media-Microtext Room)
  • HOOVER (Hoover Library & Archives)
Microfilm, microfilm n.s.,microfiche, and microcard materials are shelved in the Media-Microtext Room of the Cecil H. Green Library unless otherwise indicated.


Colonial Office (CO)

C.0.2
Gt. Brit. Colonial Office. Africa: exploration, etc. 1794- 1843. C.0.2. microfilm n.s. 2394.

LISTS:

  • Guide to the Microfilm Edition of the Exploration and Colonization of Africa, 1794-1844 DT32.G85 SSRC
  • Kew Lists. CO2/1-25 SSRC microfiche 2413 (cabinet 9)
GUIDE: PRO Lists and Indexes CD1040.A26f SSRC vol.36

C.0.5
Gt. Brit. Colonial Office. [Documents of the American Revolution, 1770-83]. C.0.5. E203.G68 1972 Gov (book form).

CALENDAR: in vols. 1,4,7,10,13,16,19
LIST: Kew Lists. CO5/1-1450 SSRC microfiche 2413 (cabinet 9)

C.0.5
Gt. Brit. Colonial Office. America and the West Indies, Original correspondence, etc. (Naval office shipping lists:
  • East Florida, 1764-69). C.0.5/573. microfilm n.s. 2405.
  • Georgia, 1752-67). C.0.5/709-710. microfilm n.s. 2403
  • Maryland, 1689-1754). C.0.5/749-750 microfilm n.s. 2401
  • Massachusetts, 1686-1765). C.0.5/848-851 microfilm n.s. 2402.
  • New Hampshire, 1723-69). C.0.5/967-969. microfilm n.s. 2406.
  • New Jersey, 1722-64). C.0.5/1035-1036. microfilm n.s. 2404.
  • New York, 1715-65). C.0.5/1222-1229. microfilm n.s. 2398.
  • South Carolina, 1716-67). C.0.5/508-511. microfilm n.s. 1462.
  • Virginia, 1689-1769). C.0.5/1441-1450. microfilm n.s. 2399.
  • (Military despatches). C.0.5/46-63, 83-111. microfilm n.s.3873:1.
  • (Indian affairs). C.0.5/6582:225. microfilm n.s.3873:2.
  • (South Carolina). C.0.5/358-380, 382-397, 400-405. microfilm n.s. 3873:3.
  • (Massachusetts and New England). C.O.5/751769, 855-895, 898- 921. microfilm n.s.3873:4.
  • (New York). C.0.5/1037-1078, 10811132. microfilm n.s.3873:5.
  • (Virginia). C.0.5/1308-1334, 13371369. microfilm n.s.3873:6.
GUIDE: PRO Lists and Indexes CD1040.A26f SSRC vol.36
LIST: Kew Lists. CO5/1-1450 SSRC microfiche 2413 (cabinet 9)

C.0.129
Gt. Brit. Colonial Office. Hong Kong: original correspondence 1842(1)-1951(629). C.0.129/1-629.

  • 1842-1882, CO129/1-205, Hoover microfilm
  • 1882-1951, CO129/206-629, microfilm n.s.14330
INDEX: Index to CO129 [cd-rom] : 1842-1926 DS796.H7 I53 1997 SSRC
LIST: Kew Lists. CO129/1-629 SSRC microfiche 2413 (cabinet 9)

C.0.142
Gt. Brit. Colonial Office. Miscellanea: Jamaica (Naval Office shipping lists: Jamaica, 1683-1818). C.0.142/13-29. microfilm n.s. 2407.

GUIDE: PRO Lists and Indexes CD1040.A26f SSRC vol.36
LIST: Kew Lists. CO142/1-120 SSRC microfiche 2413 (cabinet 9)

C.0.392
Gt. Brit. Colonial Office. Africa: exploration, entry books, 1825-1844. C.0.392. microfilm n.s. 2395.

LISTS:

  • Guide to the Microfilm Edition of the Exploration and Colonization of Africa, 1794-1844 DT32.G85 SSRC
  • Kew Lists. CO392/1-4 SSRC microfiche 2413 (cabinet 9)

C.0.806
Gt. Brit. Colonial Office. Confidential print: Africa, 1870-1915. (in the Hoover Library).
LIST: Gt. Brit. Public Record Office. Africa: confidential prints, 1807-1902; reels 1-141. 3 vols. (SSRC)

C.0.812
Gt. Brit. Colonial Office. Confidential print, miscellaneous 34. (Proceedings of the Colonial Conference, 1887). C.0.812/38. microcard 1041.

C.0.885
Gt. Brit. Colonial Office. Confidential print, miscellaneous. C.0.885/5:68. microcard 1041.
LIST: Kew Lists. CO885/1-140 SSRC microfiche 2413 (cabinet 9)




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