Reference numberCD/50
Alternative reference numberCD 622-637
TitleCorrespondence on the Mackie Ethnological Expedition, for consideration of Council of the Royal Society
DescriptionLetters and papers relating to the anthropological expedition to Uganda, led by Reverend John Roscoe and funded by Peter Jeffrey Mackie, who gave a gift of £1500 to the Royal Society for this purpose in 1917. These letters deal with the initial gift of money from Mackie, and the first planning stages of the expedition.
Extent1 file; 20 items
Typescript copy
Access statusOpen
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