Primary Sources and Archival Collections: Namibia, Niger, Nigeria

Namibia

Andersson, Karl Johan. Trade and politics in Central Namibia, 1860-1864 diaries and correspondence of Charles John Andersson. Windhoek : Archives Service Division of the National Department of Education, 1989.
DT1595.A53 A37 1989

South West Africa basic documents, 30 January 1976 to 2 May 1979. Compiled and issued by the Department of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Africa. Pretoria : The Department, 1979.
DT714 .S625 (African Docs)

Tindall, Joseph. The journal of Joseph Tindall, missionary in South West Africa, 1839-55.
Cape Town : Van Riebeeck Society, 1959.
DT821 .V3 no. 40 (Special Collections)

Witbooi, Hendrik. Nama/Namibia diary and letters of Nama Chief Hendrik Witbooi, 1884-1894.
Boston : Boston University, African Studies Center, 1984.
DT714 .W58 1984

Niger

Bindloss, Harold. In the Niger Country. Edinburgh : W. Blackwood and sons, 1898.
In the Niger country,

Binger, Louis Gustave. Du Niger au Golfe de Guine par le pays de Kong et le Mossi, par le capitaine Binger (1887-1889 ). Paris : Hachette, 1892. View it online: 

Hourst, Émile Auguste Léon. French enterprise in Africa the personal narrative of Lieut. Hourst of his exploration of the Niger. Translated by Mrs. Arthur Bell. New York : E. P. Dutton & Co., 1899.
French enterprise in Africa; the personal narrative of Lieut. Hourst of his exploration of the Niger,

Lander, Richard. Journal of an expedition to explore the course and termination of the Niger with a narrative of a voyage down that river to its termination. London : J. Murray, 1832.
Journal of an expedition to explore the course and termination of the Niger; with a narrative of a voyage down that river to its termination,(v. 1-3)

Nigeria

Correspondence of the Royal African Company’s Chief Merchants at Cabo Corso Castle with William’s Fort, Whydah, and the Little Popo Factory, 1727-1728. Madison : African Studies Program, 1991.
HF 486 R6 C67 1991

Crisis and conflict in Nigeria: a documentary sourcebook. Edited by A.H.M. Kirk-Greene.
London : Oxford University Press, 1971.
DT515.9.E3 F71 (vol. 1-2)

Essien, Jeremiah Moses. In the shadow of death : personal recollections of events during the Nigerian Civil War. Ibadan : Heinemann Educational Books, 1987.
DT515.9.N5 E87 1987

Hodgkin, Thomas Lionel. Nigerian perspectives; an historical anthology.
London : Oxford University Press, 1960.
DT515.A3 F60

Kano Judicial Council. Thus ruled Emir Abbas selected cases from the records of the Emir of Kano’s Judicial Council. East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, 1994.
KTA6700 .K36 1994

Lugard, Frederick John Dealty. Lugard and the amalgamation of Nigeria a documentary record; being a reprint of the Report by Sir F. D. Lugard on the amalgamation of Northern and Southern Nigeria and administration 1912-1919; together with supplementary unpublished amalgamation reports, and other relevant documents . Edited by A.H.M. Kirk-Greene. London : Cass, 1968.
DT515.7 .F68

The Politics of Mallam Aminu Kano documents from the independence struggle 1950-1960.
Edited by Alkasum Abba. Kaduna, Nigeria : Vanguard Printers and Publishers, 1993.
DT515.75 .P65 1993

Talbot, Percy Amaury. In the shadow of the Bush. London : Heinemann, 1912.
In the shadow of the Bush,

Viard, Edouard. Au Bas-Niger. Paris : Gurin, 1885.

Yoruba collections of William and Berta Bascom.
New York : Norman Ross, 1993.
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