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GELLER DIARIES

MS 380482Diaries of Wilson Herbert Geller and of Mabel Geller. Wilson Geller wasappointed to Siaokan in Central China as Lay Evangelist for the LondonMissionary Society. 16 diaries (some gaps) dated 1901 to 1934. Handlist.


GREEN, MARGARET MACKESON

PP MS 15Linguistic papers, chiefly concerning the Igbo language and dated 1937-74,of Margaret Mackeson Green (1895-1979). Lecturer and Reader in West AfricanLanguages and Cultures, School of Oriental and African Studies 1939-51.29 boxes. Handlist.


GUEST, JOHN SPENCER CHURCHILL

PP MS 51Material collected by John Spencer Churchill Guest (1913-1997) on the Yezidipeople, Turkey. The collection includes photocopies of items from GovernmentArchives in Great Britain, France, the Middle East, Russia and the Vatican,photocopies of original Yezidi manuscripts and video tapes. An investmentbanker, Guest was a published scholar in Middle Eastern history. 23 boxes.Handlist.


GUTHRIE CORPORATION ARCHIVES

GCLetterbooks and financial records, dated c. 1900-1960, of The Guthrie Corporation,originally founded in Singapore as Messrs Guthrie and Clark in 1824. Therecords chiefly relate to plantation interests in Malaya and Singapore.165 boxes, 196 volumes. Handlist.


GUTHRIE, MALCOLM

PP MS 27Field data, grammar and vocabulary notes on over 180 Bantu languages (majorsection on Bemba), of Malcolm Guthrie (1903-1972). Head of Department ofAfrican Languages at the School of Oriental and African Studies, 1950-1968.The collection includes notes on his comparative work on the Bantu languages,and early drafts of the four volumes of Comparative Bantu, published1967-1971, as well as general notes on features of Bantu grammar. 32 boxes.Handlist.